Ulver Cancel Planned Concerts
2014-03-04 by Kyle Ward STAFF | 15 Comments
Norwegian band Ulver has been forced to withdraw from the band's two upcoming shows in
Moscow, Russia and Baltimore, Maryland's much-anticipated festival Maryland Deathfest,
citing health concerns. The band state on their official website:

"We regret to inform you that for the second time in our live-career we are obliged to
cancel our most imminent shows. This includes the announced concert in Moscow (with
orchestra) in April as well as the Maryland Deathfest in Baltimore in May. We are truly
sorry for the inconvenience and/or disappointment this may be for some, but the time is
simply not right for us.

We just got home from a shorter tour of Europe and have been advised by the doctors to take
it easy, for the time being, due to unexpected health concerns. We feel that it would be
irresponsible to proceed with these big shows now that visas and flights etc. are about to
go through and high costs are about to be incurred on promoter's end – as we are
simultaneously undergoing medicals, waiting for verdicts etc. – not quite knowing if things
will be better or worse by the time these concerts would have taken place.

Instead of a potential last minute pullout we have decided to withdraw now – before any real
damage is done – and focus on getting out of the woods. We apologize to both of the
promoters and the people who were looking forward to these concerts. Cross our fingers and
hope to return at a later stage."

http://www.jester-records.com/ulver/ulver.html
Tagged: Ulver

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Crysis
Staff Reviewer
March 4th 2014
16583 Comments


Sucks for those going to MDF. The concert in Moscow would have been awesome as well with a full orchestra.

Mort.
March 4th 2014
4273 Comments


fair enough

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climactic
March 4th 2014
20119 Comments


OH MAN

they were one of the big reasons i wanted to go to MDF, it was gonna be their first time playing in the US also since its a purely heavy fest i was thinking they might even play the old bm stuff

sucks

BigPleb
March 4th 2014
39078 Comments


This really sucks.

Gwyn.
March 4th 2014
15391 Comments


Shame

Good on them for bailing now instead of a few days before the thing tho

Crysis
Staff Reviewer
March 4th 2014
16583 Comments


"since its a purely heavy fest i was thinking they might even play the old bm stuff"

I highly, highly doubt they would have but if they did it would have been amazing.

climactic
March 4th 2014
20119 Comments


yeah, its a stretch, but idk. seems weird to book a band just because they USED to play extreme metal. oh well, no point wondering now : (

qiblas
March 4th 2014
397 Comments


F@@@@@@@@@@@@CCCCCCCCKKKKKKKKK!!!!!!!!!!
Well looks like im selling my MDF tickets.
Ok im lying. Im still gonna go and rock my shit out!

Underflow
March 4th 2014
2852 Comments


Hope they get well.

MeatSalad
March 4th 2014
15286 Comments


What are these health concerns?

Inferis
March 4th 2014
437 Comments


I hope everything's alright. They were one of the reasons I was gonna try to make it to MDF.

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CrazyFool84
March 5th 2014
1081 Comments


How many of them have health concerns?? What the hells happening to Ulver

Propose
March 5th 2014
821 Comments


Maybe if a member dies they'll be inspired to make black metal again

zaruyache
March 13th 2014
7617 Comments


So in other news, Agalloch are stepping in to replace Ulver at the Maryland Deathfest. So yay?

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Crysis
Staff Reviewer
March 13th 2014
16583 Comments


Probably about as good as they could ask for



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