Bad news for Rival Sons fans, the band canceled show at Hellfest Open Air Festival. They were supposed to play in Clisson on Saturday 22 of June.
Rival Sons are not the only artist that canceled their concert. Besides them, Emma Ruth Rundle canceled her show also. She was scheduled to play on Sunday the 23 of June.
Rival Sons are a rock band from California formed in 2009. Their first album was self-released the same year and since then the band has released five more studio albums. Their latest, Feral Roots, came out on January 2019 and received generally very positive reviews. Rival Sons have played at numerous festivals around the world and have been the opening act for many big rock bands like AC/DC, Aerosmith, and Kiss as well as Black Sabbath in their final concerts. Last summer, the band also supported Guns N’ Roses on their European tour on specific dates. You can hear the lead single from their latest album in the video above.
Hellfest is a hard rock/heavy metal festival. It’s considered to be one of the largest metal festivals in France. The festival was organised for the first time in 2006. It takes place annually in Clisson. Every year more than 50,000 visitors attend the festival.