The Rolling Stones Postpone US Tour As Mick Jagger Gets Medical Treatment
By Peyton Blakemore
March 30, 2019
The Rolling Stones have postponed the next leg of their trans-continental "NO FILTER Tour," which had been scheduled to kick off in Miami on April 20.
According to a press release, Mick Jagger has been "advised by doctors that he cannot go on tour at this time because he needs medical treatment." The doctors have advised Mick that "he is expected to make a complete recovery so that he can get back on stage as soon as possible."
"I hate letting our fans down and I’m hugely disappointed to have to postpone the tour but am looking forward to getting back on stage as soon as I can," the 75-year-old rock legend said in a statement.
No more details about Jagger’s condition were provided.
The 17 postponed shows span from April 20th to the band’s July 29th show at Canada’s Burl’s Creek Event Grounds.
The postponed shows include: Miami, Hard Rock Stadium (April 20), Jacksonville, TIAA Bank Field (April 24), Houston, NRG Stadium (April 28), New Orleans Jazz Festival (May 2), Glendale, State Farm Stadium (May 7), Pasadena, Rose Bowl (May 11), Santa Clara, Levi’s Stadium (May 18), Seattle, Centurylink Field (May 22), Denver, Mile High Stadium (May 26), Washington DC, FedEx Field (May 31), Philadelphia, Lincoln Field (June 4), Foxborough, Gillette Stadium (June 8), East Rutherford, MetLife Stadium (June 13 and 17), Chicago, Soldier Field (June 21 and 25), Canada, Burl’s Creek Event Ground (June 29).
Fans are advised to hold onto their existing tickets as they will be valid for the rescheduled dates.
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