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Mastodon cancel shows, including Reading & Leeds festivals

Mastodon have cancelled all their shows between August 7th and September 3rd due to “a personal family matter”.

That means the band will o longer appear at this year’s Reading & Leeds festivals. Ghost will step in and take the band’s place headlining The Pit Stage.

The shows cancelled read:


7 ​Montreal Heavy Montreal Fest
12​​ Oslo Øya Festival
14​​ Dinkelsbuehl ​​Summer Breeze Fest
15 ​​Hamburg Elb-Riot Festival
16​ ​Dornbirn Bregenz Conrad Sohm
18 ​​Cologne ​Essigfabrik
19​​ Berlin ​Kesselhaus
20​​ Charleville Mezieres Cabaret Vert
21​​ Hasselt Pukkelpop Shelter Marquee
25​​ St. Petersburg SKK Arena (w/ Metallica)
27​​ Moscow Olympysky (w/ Metallica)
29​​ Reading Festival (The Pit Stage)
30​​ Leeds Festival (The Pit Stage)
31​​ Istanbul 100% Metal Headbangers


2​​ Thessaloniki Principal Theater Club
3​​ Athens Gazi Hall Entertainment Stage

Mastodon’s September 5th Iceland show has been moved to December 5th.

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