So they can watch the Champions League final

Datarock have axed their date in Liverpool tomorrow night (May 23) so that they can watch the Champions League final.

The Norwegian band were set to perform at the city’s Carling Academy, but the gig has been pulled at the last minute.

The final will take place in Athens between AC Milan and Liverpool.

Refunds are available for all fans from the point of purchase, and all dates on the remainder of their UK tour remain unaffected.

The dates are:

Leeds Faversham (May 24)

Birmingham Rainbow (25)

London Scala (26)

The band will also be appearing at the Dot To Dot Festival in Nottingham and the Eurocultured Festival in Manchester over the weekend, along with the Evolution Festival in Newcastle next Monday (May 28).

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