Eventbrite Accused of “Campaign of Cancellation” Against Gender-Critical Events
Eventbrite is being criticised for the removal of several events from its platform, drawing accusations of censoring unpopular voices through its cancellations. The ticketing system’s latest controversy comes on the heels of de-platforming events that planned discussions on gender ideology from the perspective of individuals who disagree with the... Read more
Eventbrite Draws Conservative Anger Over Walsh Event Removal
Eventbrite is in the crosshairs of conservative commentators over the removal of an event on its platform. The company delisted events for screenings of a documentary by Matt Walsh, What Is A Woman?, stating that it violated its terms and policies regarding hate speech. The cancellation comes to light via... Read more
Updating List Of Every COVID-19 Cancellation And Postponement
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has been detrimental to several facets of life, but perhaps most impactful on the live event industry. As public health authorities urge residents to limit group gatherings to curb the spread of the virus, hundreds of events around the country have been forced to cancel... Read more
Zac Brown Band Cancel All 2020 Tour Dates
Zac Brown Band are hanging up their instruments for the remainder of the year. The band had a busy schedule through the fall that consisted of their spring Owl Tour and summer Roar With the Lions Tour. While they previously postponed the former in the wake of the coronavirus... Read more
Lorde Cancels Tel Aviv Show Following Political Pressure
After announcing last week via Twitter that she was considering the cancellation of an upcoming tour stop in Israel, Lorde and the promoter of that show have confirmed that she will no longer perform. The 21-year-old singer, who is nominated for the 2018 Album of the Year Grammy, received... Read more
Concert Promoter Sued by State Over Cancelled Festival
A Buffalo-based concert promoter has been sued by New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman for failing to provide refunds for Buffalove Music Festival 2017 after it was cancelled this summer, per The Buffalo News. Buffalove was supposed to take place on July 20 – 23 at The Woods at... Read more
Dead & Company Cancel Shows After John Mayer Admitted for Emergency Surgery
Dead & Company postponed their show Tuesday night in New Orleans after band member John Mayer was hospitalized for an emergency appendectomy. “Early this morning, Tuesday, December 5th, John Mayer was admitted into the hospital for emergency appendectomy forcing the Dead & Company December 5th concert in New Orleans... Read more
Jay-Z Cancels Another 4:44 Tour Stop in Lincoln, Nebraska
A Jay-Z concert scheduled for next Wednesday, December 6 at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska has been canceled due to technical difficulties. This is the second show he’s canceled on the ongoing 4:44 tour – the last cancellation in Fresno, California was rumored to have been due to... Read more
New Australian EDM Festival Canceled Before Debut
Planning a new festival can be tricky business, as we’ve seen in the past with Karoondinha, Revolution Rock, Fyre Fest, and other failed large-scale music events. Yesterday, yet another festival dropped out before its debut. Flux Festival was supposed to take place at Bonython Park in Adelaide, Australia next weekend, December... Read more
Halsey Cancels Shows in Canada Due to Personal Emergency
Halsey, 23 year-old New Jersey native known best for songs like “Bad At Love” and The Chainsmokers collab “Closer”, cancelled a concert in Alberta, Canada mid-set on Tuesday night due to a personal emergency. Live Nation reported soon-after that the following night’s show at Roger’s Place in nearby Edmonton... Read more