Gregg Allman Cancels Tour Due to ‘Serious Health Issues’
Cancellation of Gregg Allman Summer Tour Announced
Classic rock fans will have to wait to catch Gregg Allman in concert later this fall, as a press release from the legendary musician was issued today stating that the summer tour was cancelled due to ‘serious health concerns’. The online story as presented by the Allman Brothers Band is as follows:
GREGG ALLMAN CANCELS TOUR DATES
THROUGH OCTOBER 16 DUE TO SERIOUS HEALTH ISSUES
Gregg Allman has cancelled all tour dates starting with his appearance at Scranton, PA’s Peach Music Festival on August 12 and going through the Clearwater, FL Jazz Festival on October 16 due to serious health issues. He’s currently under his doctor’s care at the Mayo Clinic.
“I want to thank my fans and friends for supporting me while I rest up and focus on getting better and back on the road as soon as I can,” Allman says. “I’ve been working hard with my band, my pride and joy, to play our music for everyone. We’ll see y’all in October.”
ALL DATES SCHEDULED BEYOND OCTOBER 16 CURRENTLY CONFIRMED TO TAKE PLACE
Allman’s first date back will be a performance at his very own Laid Back Festival at the Lakewood Amphitheatre in Atlanta, GA, on October 29. All dates after that are currently confirmed to take place. Ticket are available now via LiveNation online.