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KING CRIMSON 2020 TOUR POSTPONED FOR A YEAR

KING CRIMSON 2020 TOUR POSTPONED FOR A YEAR

Posted by

David Singleton

on Apr 11, 2020

KING CRIMSON 2020 TOUR POSTPONED FOR A YEAR

 

King Crimson have taken the difficult, but inevitable decision to postpone this summer’s tour of North America for a year. Although it is possible that some venues in the US and Canada may open again in time for shows this June and July, there seems little possibility that the threat from Coronavirus will have completely faded – and we have no desire to risk the health of the band, the crew or the audience. No-one should

Dutch king cuts short vacation in Greece after criticism

“We see the reactions by people to reports in the media,” Willem-Alexander and his wife Queen Maxima said in a statement published by the Royal House late on Friday.

“We wish to leave no doubt that it’s necessary to follow the guidelines in order to get the COVID-19 virus under control. The discussion over our vacation is not contributing to that.”

Though the king’s vacation in Greece did not break any of the Netherlands’ lockdown rules, including new restrictions introduced this week amid one of Europe’s biggest coronavirus outbreaks, the government has discouraged unnecessary travel.

European leaders face off against regions as a second wave engulfs continent

“This is unwise and incomprehensible,”