Huffpost Entertainment

Lady Antebellum: Springsteen Silencing Was Disappointing

Posted: Updated:
The members of Lady Antebellum.
The members of Lady Antebellum.

LONDON — The members of Lady Antebellum say they are disappointed that Bruce Springsteen was silenced at his Saturday night gig at London's Hyde Park.

The country trio was the support act for The Boss at the concert. Organizers cut off his microphone when his show, which featured a surprise duet with Sir Paul McCartney, ran late.

The band's Hillary Scott says, "I'm sure there was definitely a reason. I hear that they had a very strict curfew in Hyde Park."

Organizers Live Nation and Westminster City Council have been criticized for pulling the plug too early. Live Nation released a statement after the incident saying the show was stopped because of "health and safety" issues.

Lady Antebellum are in the U.K. as part of their European tour.

Speaking on Monday night before a performance at London's Hammersmith Apollo, the band said their British shows have been "pretty wild" and that they can't wait to come back.

Also on The Huffington Post

Kisses On The Bottom
of
Share
Tweet
Advertisement
Share this
close
Current Slide

Suggest a correction

Around the Web

Lady Antebellum disappointed over Springsteen silencing at London concert

Plug pulled on Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney in London

Lady Antebellum, Alison Krauss & Union Station at London's Hyde Park This ...

Encore of silence: Bruce Springsteen's microphone was cut off during the Hard ...

Lady Antebellum to support Bruce Springsteen at London's 2012 Hard Rock ...

Lady Antebellum Played For More Than 1 Million On Tour

Lady Antebellum, 'Wanted You More' - Lyrics Uncovered

Darius Rucker, Lady Antebellum Duet on 'Wagon Wheel'

Lady Antebellum Set To Open For Bruce Springsteen this Weekend ...

Lady Antebellum Opening for Their Hero Bruce Springsteen

Hard Rock Calling: Bruce Springsteen at Hyde Park (London) on 14 ...