Psychedelic Furs has canceled tour dates following singer’s surgery. The English post punk/New Wave band with is lead singer Richard Butler had no choice but to end numerous concerts on their American leg part of their tour due to the fact that Butler needs to recover from spinal surgery.
The ‘ Pretty in Pink’ singers has let the news out to their fans about the back surgery, explaining the reason for the cancellations. A representative for the band posted on their official Facebook.com page,
”Unfortunately, due to injury, the Psychedelic Furs regretfully need to cancel the upcoming Dec/Jan tour dates. We hope to reschedule in the future, but no dates have been announced yet.
“You may get your tickets refunded at the point of purchase. We wish you the best this holiday season… and apologize for the change in plans…. We hope to reschedule the January 2013 shows soon. So hang on… and keep watching for updates. Thanks for your patience.”
The rep later added,
”Richard is recovering from spinal surgery.”
The shows whish have been scrapped are in Anaheim, California on New Year’s Eve (31Dec12), Las Vegas on New Year’s Day (01Jan13), and Santa Cruz, Napa, and Agoura Hills in California in January (13).