The music doesn’t stop for Roger Daltrey after The Who completes its current tour in England next month. The legendary frontman will appear in Southern California at the OC Fair in August. Meanwhile, Modest Mouse nixes its Europe tour, saying it will try again next year.
Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, Empire Polo Field, Indio, Calif.
April 12, 2013
Modest Mouse fans throughout Europe awoke to the bad news that the band won’t be playing the continent this summer. The band has canceled its festival-heavy European plans.
“After much thought, we have decided to cancel our EU/UK tour to continue work on our forthcoming album. We do appreciate our fans and promise that we will make it up to you next year.”
The band also teased a 2014 outing, saying it looks forward to sharing the new music “with the world next year.”
Refunds are available at points of purchase. Click here for more information.
Roger Daltrey is replacing the canceled Ray Manzarek & Robby Krieger gig at the OC Fair in August, Of course, the originally planned gig came off of the fair’s calendar following Manzarek’s untimely passing last month.
Scheduled for Aug. 10, as part of the Toyota Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheater at the fair, the concert will be a charity affair with proceeds helping Teen Cancer America.
Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Mich.
November 24, 2012
Tickets for the original Manzarek/Krieger performance will not be valid for the Daltrey show and refunds are available at points of purchase. Tickets for Daltrey go on sale June 8 at 10 a.m. PDT. Visit OCFair.com for more information.