Wembley Concerts Cancelled

Concerts scheduled to be played at London's new Wembley Stadium over the summer (06) have been cancelled because the building work on the arena will not be completed in time. American rockers BON JOVI were booked to be the first band to play at the completely rebuilt venue on 10 June (06), while THE ROLLING STONES, ROBBIE WILLIAMS and reformed British boyband TAKE THAT had also sold out hotly anticipated shows in August, September and June respectively. It is believed the KEEP THE FAITH stars will move their 10 and 11 June shows to the nearby Twickenham Stadium, which is the home of English rugby, while Take That have confirmed they will switch to the Milton Keynes Bowl in Buckinghamshire on 24 and 25 June. The Rolling Stones and Williams are currently searching for alternative venues to stage their respective 22 August and 14 September gigs. Work began on rebuilding Wembley Stadium in 2000 after the original arena was demolished. The revamped venue was originally set to open its gates last autumn (05) - but its start date has slipped and slipped as contractors failed to meet targets.


Tags: Bon Jovi - Rolling Stones - Robbie Williams - Take That


More Bon Jovi

Who Joined Taylor Swift in Billboard's List of Top Music Moneymakers?

Billboard has just posted its annual list of music’s biggest moneymakers and well, there’s a new queen in town, Taylor Swift. After a lucrative 2013...

Bon Jovi Record Highest Earning World Tour Of 2013

Bon Jovi made over $205m (£125m) collectively over the last twelve months of being on tour; an impressive amount by all means, ensuring they finish...

Is Jon Bon Jovi Eying Up A Bid For The Buffalo Bills?

Rocker Jon Bon Jovi is apparently determined to own a stake in a NFL franchise and with the Buffalo Bills on the verge of being...

The Highest Paid Musician 2013: 'Who's That Girl' At The Top?

Forbes Magazine have released their list of the 25 Highest Paid Musicians of the 2013, taking into account living artists' earnings between June 2012 to...


Madonna Tops Forbes' List Of Highest Earning Musicians In 2013

Forbes have once again compiled their yearly list of highest earning celebrities in every possible respect and the winner for highest earning musician in 2013...

What Do Madonna, Lady Gaga & Bon Jovi Have In Common? Pots Of Cash!

Madonna has emerged as the top earning musician of the year after she raked in £77m in ticket and merchandise sales, beating the likes of...

Richie Sambora Given The Boot From Bon Jovi Tour Because Of Wages

The long-serving guitarist of Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora, has been fired from the group's current tour in what appears to be a dispute over money....

Bon Jovi Guitarist Richie Sambora Booted Off Tour, For Earning Too Much

Richie Sombora, Bon Jovi's touring guitarist, has been fired from the band's tour over money issues. The band aren't exactly scraping around for money but...



Bon Jovi Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Bon Jovi

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All