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.