News

Paul Di’Anno scraps delayed U.S. tour

Paul Di’Anno scraps delayed U.S. tour

Former Iron Maiden singer Paul Di'Anno has scrapped his twice-delayed U.S. tour. Photo: WENN

Former Iron Maiden singer┬áPaul Di’Anno has scrapped his twice-delayed U.S. tour.

The British rocker had originally been due to stage the shows in December, but the trek was called off after Di’Anno failed to obtain the necessary visa.

He had planned to head back to the U.S. in May to play the rescheduled dates, but the gigs were pushed back to the end of the year – and now they have been scrapped altogether.

Di’Anno took to his Facebook page on Sunday to tell fans the news, and claimed that issues with a booking agent prompted him to call off the shows.

In a post, he writes, “My apologies to the American fans who have been let down and to the various promoters who got so badly burnt in this way.”

Recent Headlines

yesterday in National

Teen stowaway spent hours undetected at California airport

airport

A boy who stowed away on a flight to Hawaii in the frozen, oxygen-deprived wheel well of a passenger jet is resting in a hospital.

yesterday in Local

Smith Students to Rally for Transgender Admission Rights

smith college

Smith College students will rally this week to call for a change in the way the college deals with transgender applicants

yesterday in Local

Chinese Students In UMass Rape Trial

news-scales

A UMass rape trial is underway in Hampshire Superior Court involving two Chinese students

yesterday in Local

Federal Judge Hears Strip Search Case

prison bars

A federal judge has heard arguments in a class-action lawsuit brought by current and past inmates at the women's jail in Chicopee.

yesterday in Local

Hotel Northampton Owner Wins Award

Mansour Ghalibaf

The owner of the Hotel Northampton has won this year's Faces of Diversity American Dream Award