Welsh metallers BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE have been forced to cancel their appearance at the 48 Hours Festival, the-day destination music festival set to take place Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16 on the Luxor Festival Grounds, located on the east side of Las Vegas Blvd. across from Luxor, in Las Negas, Nevada.
Commented the band: "We are sorry to inform fans that due to a family illness BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE will be unable to perform at the 48 Hours Festival in Las Vegas. BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE are extremely sorry to disappoint their fans, but know that the 48 Hours Festival will be an energetic event. The band are looking forward to playing for all their Vegas fans in 2012 in support of a new album."
48 Hours Festival will feature performances from AVENGED SEVENFOLD, KORN, GODSMACK, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, THREE DAYS GRACE, SEETHER, HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD, SICK PUPPIES, ESCAPE THE FATE, SEVENDUST, ADELITAS WAY, REV THEORY, 10 YEARS, ART OF DYING and many more.
Along with performances from the hardest rocking bands, 48 Hours Festival powered by Rockstar Energy Drink will also provide a one-of-a-kind social experience where pleasure seekers can get a taste of the seven deadly sins all weekend! The Rockstar Metal Militia will be throwing down their big air freestyle motocross chaos with multiple daily jump shows. The festival's second stage will highlight some of rock's best up-and-coming groups to kick off the party, while the main stage will have, in true Vegas style, spectacular lighting and amazing production.