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Foo Fighters Cancel European Tour After Paris Attacks

The safety of concertgoers was their primary concern.
Foo Fighters Cancel European Tour After Paris Attacks

The Foo Fighters announced on their Facebook page today that they were canceling the rest of their European tour.

It is with profound sadness and heartfelt concern for everyone in Paris that we have been forced to announce the...

Posted by Foo Fighters on Saturday, November 14, 2015

Rolling Stone reports that they had four European dates left, two of them in France.

Foo Fighters' long trek in support of Sonic Highways had four European dates left on it, including a pair of gigs in France: A November 16th performance at Paris' AccorHotels Arena and a concert the following night at Lyon's Halle Tony Garnier. As a result of the cancellation, Foo Fighters' show in Turin, Italy tonight, as well as their leg-ending concert in Barcelona, Spain on November 19th, were also nixed.

U2 has also postponed a concert scheduled for tonight in Paris.


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