Cultural BDS: Leftfield Cancel Israel Tour
Following pressure from fans and BDS campaigners (FB) Leftfield have cancelled their planned gig in Israel citing:
Cancellation of Israel show
Unfortunately Leftfield will not be able to perform at the Heineken Music Conference, Israel on the 31st August due to unforeseen production problems.
– Leftfield Blog
This adds to the growing list of artists who have made similar decisions, including: Gil Scott-Heron, Elvis Costello, The Pixies, The Gorillaz, Carlos Santana and The Klaxons.
In addition to the Johnny Rotten protests occurring around the UK, a number of Facebook pages have been setup to pressure other artists: