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- Posted on Apr 19th 2010 8:55AM by Tom Davenport
Of note, LCD Soundsystem have cancelled their Tuesday, April 20, Dublin show with Yacht, according to the Yacht Twitter and State website, with dates to be rescheduled. We hope the smoke clears for their two nights in London on April 23 and 24, at the O2 Brixton Academy.
XL Recordings have just made announcements regarding Gil Scott-Heron's and Karen Elson's gigs. Scott-Heron was due to perform Tuesday, April 20, at London's Royal Festival Hall, which is refunding tickets. Karen's gig at London's Slaughtered Lamb pub on Monday, April 19, is postponed.
Nico Muhly, who recently collaborated with Sigur Rós frontman Jonsi on his solo album, has cancelled his performance at Dublin's National Concert Hall with Ben Frost and Sam Amidon. Their London show has already been rescheduled to April 27.
With some of our biggest artists over at Coachella, including Thom Yorke, Muse, Gorillaz, Florence and the Machine, the Specials and La Roux, there could be more disappointment for UK fans. Without a clear word from meteorologists on how long the ash will be around, no one can say how long flights will be grounded.
We'll let you know if more gigs are cancelled, and if you hear of anything first, do let us know.