First, the bad news. After putting on a few fabulous performances, including an appearance at this years Coachella, the newly reunited Specials unexpectedly postponed last nights concert in Toronto, citing an emergency medical ailment.” Hopefully everyone is ok!
Now, the good news. The legendary outfit will still play its two previously announced shows in New York, set for tonight and tomorrow. What’s more, according to a report from Brooklyn Vegan, the Toronto performance will be rescheduled in August. At this time were expecting the date to be moved to sometime during the fourth week of August, which coincidentally coincides with the bands free performance in Central Park on August 22nd. And yes, were still waiting to hear word about the Specials much anticipated full tour of the U.S., but at least we know its still in the works.
The Specials 2010 Tour dates:
04/19 – Toronto, ON @ Sound Academy
04/20 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5
04/21 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5
08/22 – New York, NY @ Central Park Summerstage