Dungen drop off Desert Daze & Octfest due to visa issues (Iceage added to Octfest)
Orange Goblin drummer not playing US tour due to visa issues; statement posted
”According to our legal team they’ve seen an increasing amount of these extra info requests since the current administration took over and it’s becoming harder and harder (and more expensive) for touring artists to visit and work in the USA. In this case specifically they can fi…
Oranssi Pazuzu cancel Psycho Vegas & CA shows due to visas; Sumac added
The fall tour is still on for now though.
Tirzah cancels first US shows, NYC & Pitchfork Fest included
UK artist Tirzah released her acclaimed, Mica Levi-produced debut album, ’Devotion’ last year, but sadly her scheduled US shows so far have been postponed or cancelled due to visa issues.
NPR asks why Italian band were deported ++ more SXSW bands have been denied U.S. entry th…
Last Friday, we read about the horrible ordeal Italian band Soviet Soviet went through while trying to enter the United States to play SXSW and some other shows. NPR looked more closely at the issue to find answers...
Italian band Soviet Soviet jailed and deported while entering US for SXSW
Italian band Soviet Soviet had a harrowing experience while trying to come into the US to perform at SXSW. Read their statement on being detained, jailed, and deported.
Pantha Du Prince tour cancelled (including tonight in Brooklyn)
"Visa issues" strike again.
Ukrainian band Bichkraft cancel Northside shows due to visa issues
The band will be over for make-up shows soon, however.
Puro Instinct replace Molly Nilsson on tour with TOPS (who shared new song “Hollow Sound o…
TOPS start their tour this week, which was originally to be with German singer Molly Nilsson who has since had to drop off due to visa issues...
Cheatahs cancel all CMJ shows (visa issues), but rest of North American tour is still on
Sorry Cheatahs fans hoping to see them at CMJ. After cancelling shows the first two days of the fest due to visa issues, the UK-based band have announced ALL their CMJ shows have been canceled:We are beyond gutted to have to announce the cancellation of all of our CMJ shows...