Bruce Springsteen is suspending extra tour dates attributable to ongoing sickness.
The musician, 73, took to social media on Wednesday, September 6, to disclose he’s affected by peptic ulcer illness. He introduced that his September performances are on maintain as docs have suggested him to take the month off to relaxation and deal with the sickness.
“Bruce Springsteen and the E Road Band have postponed all performances presently scheduled for September 2023, starting with tomorrow’s present scheduled for the JMA Wi-fi Dome in Syracuse, NY,” the assertion learn. “Mr. Springsteen is being handled for signs of peptic ulcer illness and the choice of his medical advisors is that he ought to postpone the rest of his September reveals.”
Springsteen continued by apologizing for the cancelation and promised to return to followers as rapidly as he can.
“Over right here on E Road, we’re heartbroken to must postpone these reveals,” he wrote. “First, apologies to our fabulous Philly followers who we missed a number of weeks in the past. We’ll be again to select these reveals up after which some. Thanks on your understanding and assist. We’ve been having a blast at our US reveals and we’re wanting ahead to extra nice instances. We’ll be again quickly. Love and God bless all, Bruce.”
Springsteen’s newest postponements come after the singer revealed that an unspecified sickness would stop him from acting at his Pennsylvania live shows in August. The reveals have been later pushed again to August 21 and 23, 2024.
“Because of Bruce Springsteen having been taken unwell, his live shows with The E Road Band at Residents Financial institution Park in Philadelphia on August 16 and 18 have been postponed,” the singer’s social media statement learn on the time. “We’re engaged on rescheduling the dates so please maintain on to your tickets as they are going to be legitimate for the rescheduled reveals.”
Springsteen could have multiple month to recuperate. He’s already scheduled to have October off and his subsequent tour date is listed as November 3 in Vancouver, British Columbia. He’ll then tour by way of Canada earlier than heading to the west coast, wrapping up his remaining string of reveals in San Francisco on December 12.
This tour marks Springsteen’s first time on the street since The River Tour six years in the past. He introduced the sequence of live shows in 2020 in assist of his twentieth album, Letter to You, however was pressured to delay the occasion twice amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The tour ultimately kicked off in Tampa, Florida, in February. One month later, Springsteen postponed a number of of his reveals attributable to illness earlier than persevering with the 28-stop U.S. leg. He then traveled throughout the pond for 31 extra reveals in Europe earlier than the second U.S. leg kicked off in Chicago in August.
Springsteen isn’t the one musician who has just lately been pressured to cancel reveals attributable to well being points. Final month, Luke Bryan referred to as off three live shows in three days, whereas fellow nation star Morgan Wallen canceled six weeks of reveals on his One Evening at a Time tour in Could, citing vocal wire trauma and a torn lat muscle. Wallen was later cleared to carry out after a six-week vocal break.