Lady Antebellum Show Cancelled At Illinois State Fair, New EP Now On iTunes
August 17, 2010 at 8:17 AM (PT)
The STATE JOURNAL-REGISTER of SPRINGFIELD, IL reports that CAPITOL/NASHVILLE trio LADY ANTEBELLUM’s concert at the ILLINOIS STATE FAIR in SPRINGFIELD on FRIDAY (8/13) was cancelled due to lightning, persistent rain and the threat of additional storms. The group sold more tickets to their show than any other act there since 2005, with a crowd attendance of 13,285.
Refunds are being issued to all ticketholders. LADY A apologized to fans in a video, which can be seen by clicking here.
In other news, LADY ANTEBELLUM has released a seven-song EP of their biggest hits and fan-favorites, as well as a TOM PETTY cover of "Learning To Fly," as part of an iTUNES SESSION. The intimate performance was recorded at a studio in NASHVILLE earlier this Spring.