June 29, 2016 | Updated at 08:31 AM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

Sonisphere in UK is Cancelled, Organizers Say

British rock festival Sonisphere, initially set for July 6-8, has been canceled, organizers said Thursday.

By EnStarz Staff Writer, EnStars on Mar 29, 2012 09:00 AM EDT
Tag :   Queen, KISS
facebook tweet this pin it reddit plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
Photo Credit: Sonisphere.co.uk - The Sonisphere logo.
The Sonisphere logo. (Photo : Sonisphere.co.uk)

British rock festival Sonisphere has been canceled, organizers said Thursday.

The event in Knebworth Park, England had been scheduled to run from July 6-8.

"It is with very heavy hearts and much regret that we announce the cancellation of Sonisphere Knebworth 2012," organizers said in a statement. They said putting on the event was being done "in what is proving to be a very challenging year" and was more difficult than anticipated."

"Unfortunately circumstances have dictated that we would be unable to run the festival to a standard that both the artists and that Sonisphere's audience would rightly expect," they said.

Sonisphere said ticket holders will automatically receive a full refund direct from their ticket agents.

Bands at the event had been expected to include Queen, Kiss, and Faith No More.

 

© 2016 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Latest News

Tiny & TI

T.I. Goes Off After Woman Tries To Kiss Him

Word of advice to T.I. fans... Do not try to kiss the very married rapper.

Ellen Degeneres & Portia De Rossi

Are Ellen Degeneres & Portia de Rossi Calling it Quits?

Find out what's going on between Ellen Degeneres and her wife, Portia de Rossi.

Damon Dash

Rachel's Roy's Ex and Jay Z's Friend Damon Dash On Beyonce 'Becky' Rumors

Beyonce and Jay Z are back at it amid the cheating rumors and now his ex bestie Damon Dash has made it clear he "dealt with" the speculation that his ex-wife, Rachel Roy is "Becky."

Lil Scrappy

Truth Behind Rumors Everyone On 'LHHATL' Was Fired

The reality on speculation that VH1's 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' is getting a new cast has surfaced as one of its stars speak out.

Kandi Burruss & Todd Tucker

Internet Troll Claims She Slept With 'RHOA' Star Kandi Burruss's Husband Todd Tucker

The cheating rumors for Bravo's 'The Real Housewives of Atlanta' star Kandi Burruss and her husband Todd Tucker have continued.

Real Time Analytics