With the release of their mini album 'Thelema' imminent on August 20th (via Sub Pop), the Murder City Devils are sorry to announce that they have been forced to cancel their UK and European tours including their performances at the Reading/Leeds Festivals due to the serious condition of keyboardist Leslie Hardy.
Leslie has suffered repeatedly having undergone an operation on both wrists 2 months ago, and the situation reached a peak this week leaving her unable to play at this moment in time.
The remainder of the band, Spencer, Dann, Derek, Nate and Coady apologise to > all the fans and promise to re-schedule the club dates soon once Leslie has recovered and fit to be able to go on tour.
The full list of **CANCELLED** shows are as follows:
24th Evening Session Stage Leeds Festival
26th Evening Session Stage Reading Festival
28th The Shelter Dublin, Ireland
29th The Limelight Belfast, Ireland
30th King Tuts Glasgow
31st Hop & Grape Manchester
1st Louisiana Bristol
2nd Rock City Nottingham
4th Garage London
All listed shows are **CANCELLED**