Pearl Jam, one of the biggest bands in music, has canceled a concert in North Carolina due to the state’s anti-LGBT law.
They were joined Monday by the rock band Boston as the list of musicians and companies pulling their performances and business from the state grows in protest of the law.
Pearl Jam announced that it would cancel its upcoming show in Raleigh, North Carolina, on April 20. “This will be upsetting to those who have tickets and you can be assured that we are equally frustrated by the situation,” a statement read on the band’s website. “The HB2 law that was recently passed is a despicable piece of legislation.” FULL REPORT