Muse Cancel Instanbul Gig Following Failed Coup In Turkey

20 July 2016, 11:07 | Updated: 20 July 2016, 11:08

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The trio have released a statement saying the concert is cancelled due to "capricious events" in the country.

Muse have cancelled their upcoming gig in Istanbul next week, following the events which surrounded a failed coup in Turkey.

Taking to Twitter, the Drones trio told their fans: "We regret that in light of recent capricious events in Turkey, we have decided to cancel our concert which was scheduled to take place on July 26th".

See their full post below:

The band have offered their fans a full refund for the date, which they can claim at

Muse continue their live dates across Europe this month, headlining Greece's Ejekt Festival and Romania's Rock The City on the 23rd and 29th of the month respectively. 

Watch the touching animated video for Muse's Aftermath track below: