The band say: "There are many superheroes out there namely the first responders, medical personnel who are putting others first as they work to fight COVID-19 and to save lives."
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The cancellation is due to a worsening vocal cord issue affecting singer M. Shadows.
Now in its 16th year, the line-up is better than ever.
Papa Roach, Avenged Sevenfold and Limp Bizkit are set to headline the annual Rock Allegiance event, which this year takes place in Camden, New Jersey.
Neil Young, Beck and Lorde are among the big names confirmed for the 2018 Quebec Summer Music Festival running for 11 nights in July
Guns N'Roses have been confirmed as the headliners for the Saturday night of the 2018 Download Festival in Derbyshire, UK
Avenged Sevenfold have announced the release of a super deluxe edition of their acclaimed album The Stage featuring a clutch of extra tracks
The 2017 Loudwire Awards saw Avengeed Sevenfold walk away with the Metal Album Of The Year title, while Tony Iommi was honoured with the Courage Award.