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canexplain
08-28-2007, 07:35 AM
so whats up with the Cure tour... i read it was cancelled, cept for download at shoreline ... i was thinking of going to the show here, but decided to go see Phil and friends so more just wondering then anything else ... anyone got any inside and what is going on ... tnx cr****

invisiblerobots
08-28-2007, 07:59 AM
It's been postponed until spring 2008.
http://thecure.com/news/

suprefan
08-28-2007, 08:22 AM
Cure tour thread has all the info Ron.

canexplain
08-28-2007, 08:46 AM
well i just googled the cure and never got the band , just a bunch of "cure" stuff lol ....i got some email from livenation but it didnt give a lot of details except they werent done with their new cd .... oh well ... tnx cr****

gaypalmsprings
08-28-2007, 08:52 AM
According to billboard.com...

Having already pushed back the release of its next album from fall until spring 2008, the Cure has now scrapped its planned fall North American tour as well. The dates will be made up in April and May of next year, according to a post on the band's Web site.

"The schedule as it stands only gives us a couple of weeks to finish our new double album before we hit the road again, and we know this just isn't enough time to complete the project to our total satisfaction," the band says.

In addition, the Robert Smith-led band says it wants to "remodel/rework the live show for North America, change things around, incorporate new songs ... and we need time and focus to do this."

Tickets for the planned shows, which were to begin Sept. 13 in Tampa, Fla., will be honored for the make-up dates. Refunds are also availability at points of purchase. The Cure will still play the Download Festival in San Francisco on Oct. 6, the MTV Latin Music Awards on Oct. 18 and three shows in Mexico City on Oct. 20-22.

"By this point we feel sure we will have finished the new album, and will be more than happy to start dropping a fresh song or three into the set each night," the band says.

kamikaze
08-28-2007, 08:53 AM
Well I'm just happy they are still headlining Download.

canexplain
08-28-2007, 09:00 AM
Well I'm just happy they are still headlining Download.

ya, i caught them a few years back (coachella ?) so i wasnt going to the show, but that is a lame excuse to postpone a tour .... grrrrr .... hey gaypalmsprings, so you are BMOTW eh ... cr****

captncrzy
08-28-2007, 09:00 AM
I already gotted my refund

pewter14
08-28-2007, 09:04 AM
Well I'm just happy they are still headlining Download.


amen ... man, that was a minor scare ...

disgustipated
08-28-2007, 10:33 AM
I saw this and thought they had found a cure for cancer.

I had a very long night last night.

TeamCoachellaHellYeah
08-28-2007, 04:53 PM
after thinking long and hard I will be sending my tickets back to ticketmaster for a refund...the postponed dates sound too close to Coachella for my taste...

Alchemy
08-28-2007, 05:17 PM
I hope The Cure headline Coachella. Don't get me wrong, I LOVE Radiohead and would love to see them... But The Cure has so much more that I love and I see The Cure as a MAJOR contribution to music.

Not that Radiohead isn't... But I just really want to see The Cure.

DeltaSigChi4
08-28-2007, 08:11 PM
Radiohead or nothing.

RADIOHEAD OR NOTHINGQ@!!!!!! :mad:

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