Tokyo Rocks 2013 – Cancelled…
Tokyo Rocks 2013 was scheduled to take place May 11/12th 2013 and with a line-up that included Blur, My Bloody Valentine, Brian Jonestown Massacre and Primal Scream many people outside Japan had made arrangements to travel.
However news has just come from ROCKS! that with less that 6 weeks till the event that this year has been cancelled.
A message appeared on their web page (Japanese only) and stated that the event was canceled due to “several factors” however no further details as to what they may be were included.
Details for how ticket purchasers could gain refunds was included below the message.
A lot of very disgruntled people, including many from outside of Japan, had purchased airline tickets and booked hotels have left messages expressing their upset at this information coming so close to the event.
It’s a shame the festival never happened as it looked great.