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U2 tour postponed

U2 has postponed the North American leg of its tour as front man Bono deals with a back injury, Live Nation announced. The band was scheduled to headline Qwest Field on June 20, but that and other dates will be rescheduled for 2011.

U2 also posted an official statement on it’s fan site: “U2 tour producer/promoter Arthur Fogel, CEO of Live Nation Global Touring, said, ‘Although we understand the disappointment to U2 fans, first and foremost comes the recovery of Bono.’

Additional details on rescheduled dates will follow shortly and fans are encouraged to hold on to

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Slayer postpones Seattle and other tour dates

Slayer has postponed all tour dates through April, including a scheduled Jan. 18 stop at Seattle’s WaMu Theater, as bassist and vocalist Tom Araya preps for surgery for his aching back, the band announced today.

“Tom gave various medical treatments more than a fair shot,” band manager Rick Sales said in a statement posted on the band’s web site, “but they just haven’t handled the problem, so he’s biting the bullet and is scheduled for back surgery at the end of this month.”

Slayer was to co-headline the American Carnage tour with fellow metal

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