Mastodon and Dinosaur Jr. cancel tour due to “critical situation”

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Mastodon and Dinosaur Jr. have cancelled their upcoming joint tour due to a "critical situation of a member of the Mastodon family". The artists' upcoming North American tour was due to kick off on Saturday (September 1) in Edmonton, Alberta. The jaunt has now, however, been scrapped due to the aforementioned "critical situation". A since-deleted post on Mastodon's Facebook page confirmed...

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