U2 Cancels St. Louis Concert After Protests Over Police Acquittal

The Edge (from left), Bono and Larry Mullen Jr. of rock band U2 will not be bringing their The Joshua Tree World Tour to St. Louis this weekend amid security concerns.

“As much as we regret having to cancel, we feel it is the only acceptable course of action in the current environment,” the band said in a statement with Live Nation.

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