The New York heavy steel band had been as a result of play quite a few reveals throughout Europe following their upcoming run of dates within the UK, which continues to be set to start as deliberate on September 27.
Taking to their official social media channels, nevertheless, Anthrax wrote: “Sadly as a result of ongoing logistical points and 2022 prices which might be out of our management, now we have no different choice however to cancel the European leg of our upcoming 2022 tour.
“We’ll nevertheless be coming to the UK as scheduled.”
Ticketholders can get a refund at their submit of buy – see the announcement submit under.
As Consequence Of Sound notes, one fan within the feedback part steered that the cancellation might have been a results of low ticket gross sales.
Anthrax replied: “Relaxation assured, there have been zero points with gross sales. Take a look at the information over there for a couple of minutes. We completely adore the European followers and love enjoying there and are very unhappy to not come.
“It doesn’t work ‘instance’ when tour buses double and triple in price.”
The remaining 2022 live shows mark the band’s fortieth anniversary. Saying the tour final yr, drummer Charlie Benante promised that Anthrax would “be sure that each present will probably be an eventful one”.
He continued: “We received’t simply be enjoying 4 many years of songs to rejoice our ongoing fortieth anniversary – hey, we’ll be giving YOU some historical past! – however we simply may need some model new ones for you as nicely. Can’t wait to see all of your pleased, smiling faces!!!”
You will discover any remaining tickets for Anthrax’s 2022 UK tour right here, and see the complete schedule within the submit above.