Fleetwood Mac cancel upcoming Australian and New Zealand tour
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
The tour was expected to begin on November 10 at theand continue through the , , , , and over the following two weeks.
The band's spokeswoman Liz Rosenberg did not specify what type of cancer Mc Vie is receiving treatment for, nor did she comment on the extent of the disease. A statement on the band's website apologized to fans for the cancellation of the tour and explained that Mc Vie has been scheduled to receive treatment for during the scheduled dates.
"We are sorry to not be able to play these Australian and New Zealand dates," the statement read on their official Facebook page. "We hope our Australian and New Zealand fans as well as Fleetwood Mac fans everywhere will join us in wishing John and his family all the best."
Fleetwood Mac had just finished touring Europe. The band is scheduled to perform inon December 30.
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