17 February 2016, Wednesday, 17:11

Due to tragic events British band canceled its performance at Zemfira's concert in Ufa

 

UFA, 17 February 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Arthur Basyrov/. Due to the death in a car accident of their manager, the English band Hidden Charms will not perform at Zemfira’s concert in Ufa. It is reported on the official website of the singer.

"Last Sunday, participants of the young English band Viola Beach died in a tragic car accident in Sweden with their manager Craig Tarry, who by was a fatal accident the manager of Hidden Charms band. In connection with these tragic events the group is forced to cancel their performances as special guests of the "Little Man" tour in Nizhny Novgorod, Kazan, Samara and Ufa — their first visit to Russia, to which they have been prepared for so long", Zemfira writes.

In addition, she says that now all the world music community takes part in a campaign in support of the debut single by Viola Beach «Swings & Waterslides». All money raised from the sale will be sent to the bereaved families of musicians.