VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – Another band has announced it won’t be going ahead with its show in Vancouver as scheduled amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Rolling Stones has postponed its upcoming 15-date NO FILTER tour across North America, with no new dates announced.
“We’re hugely disappointed to have to postpone the tour,” a statement from the band reads. “We are sorry to all the fans who were looking forward to it as much as we were, but the health and safety of everyone has to take priority. We will all get through this together – and we’ll see you very soon.”
— The Rolling Stones (@RollingStones) March 17, 2020
It’s unclear when or if a new schedule will be planned, however, ticketholders are being advised to keep their tickets and “await further information.”
The tour was set to kick off in San Diego on May 8, followed by the Vancouver show. The Stones did not have any other Canadian cities on the tour schedule.
Other cities impacted by the announcement include Minneapolis, Nashville, Austin, Dallas, Buffalo, Detroit, Louisville, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, St. Louis, Charlotte, Tampa, and Atlanta.