Sonisphere Knebworth is cancelled
The event was due to take place at Knebworth Park, Stevenage on 6-8 July.
Queenonline.com issued a statement which read: “It is with very heavy hearts and much regret that we announce the cancellation of Sonisphere Knebworth 2012”.
Organisers are yet to confirm the news officially, but hope to have a statement tomorrow and be able to give information on refunds for the event. Presently, the ticket packages have been removed from the Official Sonisphere site.
This years festival would have been the fourth edition of the UK Sonisphere who also hold versions in Poland, Spain, Switzerland, Finland and France.
American Idol winner Adam Lambert was due to headline the Saturday evening with guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor. Kiss, Evanescence, Marilyn Manson, Cypress Hill, The Blackout and Faith No More were also on the line-up.
Other acts who were due to perform included The Darkness, Incubus, Refused, Ghost, Flogging Molly and musical comedian Tim Minchin.