Rockers Mastodon Have Axed Their Summer (15) Tour Including A High Profile Appearance At The Upcoming Reading And Leeds Festival In The U.k. Due To A "Personal Family Matter".
The band was due to play in countries including Canada, Norway, Germany and Russia, as well as a double slot at Reading/Leeds late next month (Aug15), but they have now called off the 16-date trek.
No further details were given about the reason behind the cancellation of the tour, which ran from 7 August (15) until 3 September (15). A date in Iceland on 5 September (15) has been postponed until December (15).
A statement obtained by Billboard.com reveals the rockers plan to return to the road in late September (15) for a tour of South America.