SCORPIONS Will Not Perform At Mexico's BEER & MUSIC FEST

Veteran German hard rockers SCORPIONS have cancelled their planned appearance at the Beer & Music Fest in Mexico due to "logistical issues," according to the event organizers.

Beer & Music Fest is scheduled to take place March 15-16 in Coyuca de Benítez, Guerrero.

According to a posting on the SCORPIONS fan site ScorpsNews.com, the veteran hard rock band will play two mini-concerts in Germany on April 5: SAP Arena in Mannheim, and Rothaus Arena in Freiburg. The group will reportedly play three songs at each location on the same day.

"Live At Wacken Open Air 2006: A Night To Remember - A Journey Through Time" DVD — which contains footage of SCORPIONS' concert at Wacken Open Air in Wacken, Germany on August 3, 2006 — was made avalable in North America on January 8 as an Internet-only release and cannot currently be found in stores, The SCORPIONS' management is still working on getting a U.S. distribution deal for the DVD.

"Live At Wacken Open Air 2006: A Night To Remember - A Journey Through Time" includes the German hard rock band's historic performance at the festival during which they were joined by former bandmates Uli Jon Roth, Michael Schenker and Herman Rarebell.

(Thanks: Abraham Díaz)

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