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"28 Days Closer To Hell" North American Tour With Cradle Of Filth Cancelled

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U.K. extreme act Cradle of Filth announced the cancellation of the upcoming "28 Days Closer to Hell" North American tour with The Faceless, Decapitated and The Agonist in support of the latest release "The Manticore and Other Horrors."

The band cited immigration issues as the cause, a problem discussed in Metal Underground.com's interview with Dani Filth on February 6, 2013. The tour was set to begin on February 22, 2013 at Irving Plaza in New York. The official statement on the band's Facebook Page reads as follows:

"Cradle Of Filth are really sorry to tell all of their fans that their US tour '28 Days Closer to Hell' is going to have to be cancelled, due to US immigration issues beyond the band’s control.

"They have been desperately trying to solve these problems, but it has become evident they are not going to be resolved in time for the band to embark on a tour that starts next week.

"The band sincerely apologizes to all their fans and to the other acts on the tour and want to assure people they have made every effort possible to go ahead with the tour."

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1. johnny ballgame writes:

worst news ever, states wanna give a pathway to citizenship and enact a dream act but they cant give a band from england who has been coming here for over a decade what a 30 day visa?
fvck off, us customs and immigration.
this country is fvckin bullsh** majority of the time now.

# Feb 14, 2013 @ 2:35 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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2. Cynic writes:

Pretty amazing. What kind of risks are CoF going to pose? Ridiculous.

# Feb 14, 2013 @ 2:42 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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3. BrianMN writes:

Only in America can we have five million people cross the border from Mexico illegally every day but when a group of legitimate people want to come here we slam the door in their faces.
Un fvcking real.

# Feb 15, 2013 @ 8:43 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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4. R10 writes:

This happens more and more frequently I'm afraid. Hypocrisy's tour got cancelled a few years back due to the same b/s. Definitely sucks, because this was a pretty attractive lineup.

# Feb 15, 2013 @ 12:34 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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5. silvermountains writes:

dammit, im so glad i didn't buy my ticket already even thou i wasn't going to see cradle, i wanted to see the faceless and decapitated but damn every time i see a tour get cancelled from the us customs, it frustrates the fvck out of me...

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