Blink-182 confirmed the cancellation of the shows claiming that Travis Barker needed to return to the US for family urgency
Once again, Travis Barker was the reason for a show Blink 182 canceled. The band was supposed to perform in the United Kingdom and Ireland between this Friday, the 1st, and next Tuesday, the 5th. The announcement about the cancellation was made hours before the event.
The shows will be postponed, but they still don’t have new dates. The information must be indicated when barker return to Europe after settling a “family matter”.
Due to an urgent family matter, Travis has had to return home to the States. The Glasgow, Belfast, and Dublin shows are being postponed. More information in regards to his return to Europe and rescheduled dates will be provided as soon as available.
— blink-182 (@blink182) September 1, 2023
Due to an urgent family matter, travis had to return to his home in the United States. Shows in Glasgow, Belfast and Dublin will be postponed. More information on his return to Europe and rescheduled dates will be provided as they become available.
In Instagram stories, the drummer posted photos of a prayer room.
The shows were supposed to be the first since the guitarist’s return. tom delonge the band. It is believed that he is working with the group on a new album. The performances scheduled for October have not been changed so far.
It is not the first time that fans of Blink 182 are left to the last minute. A Twitter user, now called X, responded to the band’s announcement by saying he flew from Mexico to the UK to watch the show. The decision, according to the internet user, was only taken because the group canceled the presentation in Mexico.
“Man I wish Travis the best but y’all need to get a drummer for Europe!!! I’m from Mexico and I bought 3 dates here after you guys canceled there… This can’t be real,” he wrote.
Man, I hope Travis the best but you guys need to get a fill in drummer for Europe!!! I’m from Mexico and it’s bought 3 dates here after you guys canceled there… This can’t be real.
— Ozzcar Hernandez (@Flowright182) September 1, 2023
Blink 182 also canceled the show at Lollapalooza 2023. Travis Barker he injured his finger twice in less than a month and underwent surgery, making the tour impossible. The festival, however, confirmed that the band is the first confirmed attraction in the 2024 edition.
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