An apparent riot broke out after Bay Area, U.S.A. thrash metal legends EXODUS cancelled out of the bands 1/22/2016 FORTALEZA, BRAZIL SHOW @ SEA DRAGON as the promoter did not have enough money to pay the band.
Fans starting rioting after EXODUS were announced as cancelled as the stage was trashed and the venues bar was looted.
EXODUS has sent this statement below.
EXODUS unleashed "BLOOD IN, BLOOD OUT", 10/10/2014 (EUROPEAN UNION), 10/13/2014 (UK) and 10/14/2014 (NORTH AMERICA) via NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS.
Former EXODUS vocalist STEVE "ZETRO" SOUZA has rejoined the band.
FROM DIARO DO NORDSTE:
A personal account below from Jack Gibson about tonight's show cancellation. There will be an official statement from the band regarding the unfortunate situation coming shortly: our apologies to all.
"Well it has happened again! Another Brazilian promoter gets us all the way to Fortaleza and didn't have the money to pay!! Why do you guys do this?? We are sorry to our fans in Fortaleza. We tried everything to play. We are now on the way to the next show in Manaus. It sucks because the fans down here are our favorite fans in the world and they have to deal with this. We look like the assholes. We are sorry Fortaleza." - Jack Gibson
Posted by Jack Gibson on Friday, January 22, 2016
Thanks-Stay Metal, Stay Brutal-\m/ -l-