Today (July 31) the Swedish metal band, In Flames announced they have to cancel their current US shows as part of the Rockstar Mayhem Festival and their own US Headline shows. The immediate and sudden cancelation is due to a serious terminal illness of one the band’s immediate family members they feel they have no option. You can view all dates below that have been canceled.
The band had this to say:
“We have had the most amazing and fun times as part of the Rockstar Mayhem Festival and we are truly grateful for all the support the whole festival has shown. We will be back at the start of 2012. Once again our apologies.”
In Flames was touring on the Rockstar Mayhem Festival in support of their tenth studio album, Sounds of a Playground Fading which was released June 15, 2011 via Century Media. The album debuted on US Billboard 200 at No. 27, and on the Swedish national record chart at No. 2.
The other bands that are part of the 2011 Rockstar Mayhem Festival include, Disturbed, Godsmack, Megadeth, Machine Head, Trivium, Suicide Silence, Unearth, All Shall Perish, Kingdom Of Sorrow, Straight Line Stitch, and Red Fang.
For more information on the festival: www.rockstarmayhemfest.com
ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL TOUR DATES:
7/31 – Susquehanna Bank Center – Camden, NJ
8/2 – Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach – Virginia Beach, VA
8/3 – Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek – Raleigh, NC
8/5 – First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre – Tinley Park, IL (Chicago IL)
8/6 – DTE Energy Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI (Detroit, MI)
8/7 – Verizon Wireless Music Center – Noblesville, IN (Indianapolis, IN)
8/9 – Zoo Amphitheatre – Oklahoma City, OK
8/10 – Gexa Energy Pavilion – Dallas, TX
8/12 – Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood – Atlanta, GA
8/13 – 1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheatre – Tampa, FL
8/14 – Cruzan Amphitheatre – West Palm Beach, FL