The word on the internet grapevine is that Sonisphere Festival 2012 has been cancelled due to poor ticket sales. Yes, this sucks. We love Sonisphere a lot and we love it in the present tense.
According to Thrash Hits, the summer festival has been cancelled due to poor ticket sales. Whilst no one from the festival organisers Kilimanjaro has yet commented on the rumours, several people connected to Sonishere have reportedly confirmed the cancellation.
In the meantime, a statement is expected to be made tomorrow.
At present, Sonisphere looks set to be headlined by the likes of Queen, Kiss and Faith No More. The festival will also feature ten year anniversary performances from both Glassjaw and Hundred Reasons, as well as Refused only confirmed UK show.
Sonisphere will take place at Knebworth from the 6th – 8th July 2012.