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NORTH AMERICAN TOUR STATEMENT

Thu 18 Apr 2013 | Views: 37986 | Comments: 36
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Biffy Clyro have today been forced to cut short their North American tour and return to the UK immediately; Simon Neil has been struggling with a serious respiratory problem on the shows, including two nights supporting Muse at Madison Square Garden on Monday and Tuesday of this week, and was advised by doctors that he was endangering his long term health if he chose to continue performing on this run. Thus, further dates with Muse across the US and Canada, plus a second weekend performance at the Coachella Festival this coming Saturday, have now been cancelled.

The band wish to express how sorry they are that they aren't able to carry out the full run of shows, and hope to confirm a new run of North American shows shortly. All UK and European dates this Summer should, however, remain unaffected.

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  1. 18.Apr.2013 @ 17:53 - RachH wrote:

    Get well soon Simon, rest those amazing pipes and come back stronger than ever. X

  2. 18.Apr.2013 @ 17:52 - Clarker10 wrote:

    I really really hope that you get well soon Simon! :) MON THE BIFF!

  3. 18.Apr.2013 @ 17:46 - KirstyHarp wrote:

    Get better soon Simon!!

  4. 18.Apr.2013 @ 17:40 - j0yformidable wrote:

    Really hope you get better soon Simon!

  5. 18.Apr.2013 @ 17:34 - Johelian wrote:

    Rest up and get well soon - don't worry, we all know how passionate you guys are about live shows and that it must be really bad for you to stop the tour short, so you're still number 1 in our books! :) Broth and Irn Bru for you I think.

  6. 18.Apr.2013 @ 17:24 - Chrissi wrote:

    Simon, please take care of yourself and get well soon.. we love you <3

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