LITTLE BARRIE *CANCELLED*+ SPECIAL GUESTS

We are extremely shocked and saddened to hear about the passing of Virgil Howe of Little Barrie. A great man and incredible drummer we have had the pleasure of working with a number of times over the years. Customers will be issued refunds for the Birmingham date of the tour shortly.

Statement from the band below:

LITTLE BARRIE CONFIRM SAD NEWS THAT DRUMMER VIRGIL HOWE HAS PASSED AWAY AGED 41

We can confirm that Little Barrie’s drummer Virgil Howe, acclaimed drumming son of rock figurehead Steve Howe, sadly passed away last night at the age of 41.

Virgil’s sudden and unexpected death has come as an incredible shock to his friends and family. His band had been in rehearsals preparing for their UK tour, which was due to start today in Cambridge.

“We are heartbroken that we have lost our dear friend and brother Virgil Howe. Our thoughts are with his daughter, family and partner. Please respect their privacy during this difficult time.” – Barrie Cadogan.

“I am utterly devastated to lose my friend and a positive force in my life.” – Lewis Wharton

Tickets for the tour will be refunded from their point of purchase.