Sevendust have been compelled to drop off a UK tour with Alter Bridge and Shinedown, as drummer Morgan Rose has been hospitalized. The stickman underwent surgical procedure for an undisclosed situation on Friday, admitting he was “a bit of scared.”
The UK trek is scheduled to kick off Saturday evening (December 14th) in Nottingham, however Sevendust introduced on Wednesday they have been dropping off the invoice.
The band issued the next assertion through Fb:
“It’s with a heavy coronary heart now we have to say that we won’t be able to affix our brothers in Alter Bridge & Shinedown on the upcoming U.Okay. tour dates on the #WalkTheSkyTour.
Morgan is sick, within the hospital and beneath Physician orders to not transfer or depart the nation.
We WILL make it as much as you all!”
On Friday morning, Rose himself issued an Instagram replace from the hospital, together with an image of him with a tube inserted in his nostril:
“Hey guys. So sorry for the delay in making an announcement myself. Been a tough few days. To start with, thanks a lot for all of the ideas and prayers. I’m humbled by all the eye. A bit of uncomfortable to be be trustworthy. Lol. I’ll be on my approach into surgical procedure any minute. Truthfully I’m a bit of scared, however I’m prepared to determine what’s mistaken. Hopefully this may give us some solutions. I’m certain I’ll be out of fee for awhile after this. However somebody will move alongside some updates, with out me figuring out they’re doing it. I really like you guys so very a lot. (Excuse the dramatic hospital mattress selfie). God bless everybody.”
Sevendust nonetheless plan to play their acoustic Christmas gigs December 28th in Athens, Georgia; December 29th in Orlando, Florida; and December 30th in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Nonetheless, it’s unclear at this level whether or not Rose will be capable to make these exhibits.
In the meantime, Alter Bridge and Shinedown had been touring Europe collectively for the previous few weeks, and can proceed on with the UK exhibits. The Raven Age, who have been opening the European gigs, will fill in for Sevendust on the UK dates.
As we speak (December 13th) additionally occurs to be Morgan Rose’s birthday. Right here’s hoping that his surgical procedure is successful, and that he makes a whole restoration.