Lou Reed Cancels Coachella And Other Dates - Noise11.com
Lou Reed. photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo

Lou Reed. photo by Ros O'Gorman

Lou Reed Cancels Coachella And Other Dates

by Roger Wink, VVN Music on March 27, 2013

in News

Lou Reed has cancelled five dates in April including both weekends at the Coachella Festival plus shows in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Monterrey.

Lou Reed. photo by Ros O'Gorman

Lou Reed. photo by Ros O'Gorman

The reason for the cancellations is unknown. The page at Goldenvoice.com for the L.A. Orpheum Theatre show reads “This show has been cancelled due to unavoidable complications.” The Warfield in San Francisco echos the wording, saying “Due to unavoidable complications this show has been cancelled.”

These five shows were the only ones that Reed had scheduled at this time.

While Reed’s cancellation is a blow to the older attendees at Coachella, there is still a long list of veteran artists performing including the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Stone Roses, Grinderman, Johnny Marr, Jello Biafra, Sparks, Lee Scratch Perry, the Violent Femmes, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Social Distorition, Dead Can Dance, Dinosaur, Jr., OMD and Rodriguez.

Stay updated with your free Noise11 daily music newsletter. Subscribe to Noise11 Music News here

Comments

comments

Related Posts

Coachella
Coachella and Stagecoach Officially Postponed

California music festivals Coachella and Stagecoach have been postponed until October.

March 11, 2020
Rage Against The Machine
Coachella To Announce Postponement To October

Expect an announcement from Coachella any moment now moving the music festival from April to October.

March 10, 2020
Frank Ocean, Noise11, Photo
WATCH: Coachella – 20 Years In The Desert Teaser Appears

California's legendary Coachella festival turns 21 this year and to celebrate there is a doco on the way.

January 7, 2020
Frank Ocean, Noise11, Photo
Rage Against The Machine, Travis Scott, Frank Ocean Head Up Coachella 2020

Coachella revealed their 2020 lineup with Rage Against The Machine, Travis Scott and Frank Ocean headlining Friday, Saturday and Sunday respectively.

January 3, 2020
Jaden Smith
Jaden Smith Brings Out His Dad Will Smith During Coachella Concert

Jaden Smith surprised fans by bringing out his father Will Smith during his set at Coachella music festival on Friday (19Apr19).

April 23, 2019
Cardi B
Cardi B Joins Offset at Coachella

Cardi B delighted fans when she joined husband Offset on stage for surprise performance during his set at REVOLVEfestival on Sunday.

April 16, 2019
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry Makes A Surprise Appearance At Coachella

Katy Perry made a surprise appearance at the Coachella Music Festival on Sunday night, popping up on stage during her pal Zedd's set.

April 16, 2019