Lindsey Buckingham’s European tour is ending early, attributable to “ongoing well being points.”
The Rock And Roll Corridor of Famer “sends his deepest apologies to all his followers who had been planning to attend and hopes to return to Europe sooner or later,” reads a press release on his social channels.
The 73-year-old singer and guitarist was halfway by means of a run of rescheduled U.Ok. reveals, which had been initially set to happen earlier within the yr however had been postponed when he and members of his band and crew contracted COVID-19.
It’s unclear what well being issues are behind the most recent postponement.
Buckingham has had an eventful couple of years. He was sensationally fired from Fleetwood Mac in 2018 forward of a significant tour. Later, he sued the band he had joined in 1975, for an estimated $12 million to $14 million in misplaced wages — a swimsuit that has since been settled.
The next yr, in February 2019, he suffered a coronary heart assault that required triple-bypass surgical procedure in addition to the insertion of a respiration tube that briefly broken his vocal cords. Then there was a divorce submitting from his spouse of 21 years in June of 2021.
Additionally in 2021, Buckingham loved a significant payday, as he offered his catalog to Hipgnosis, which included all of his hit songs recorded with Fleetwood Mac — together with “Go Your Personal Approach,” “The Chain,” “Large Love,” “By no means Going Again Once more” and “Tusk” — plus 50% of the artist’s unreleased compositions.
Buckingham’s newest tour is in assist of his self-titled seventh studio album from 2021, a recording which he claims was on the coronary heart of his falling out along with his Fleetwood Mac bandmates.
As a member of Fleetwood Mac, Buckingham was inducted into the Rock And Roll Corridor of Fame in 1998. And in 2011, he appeared in Rolling Stone’s checklist of “The 100 Biggest Guitarists of All Time,” coming in at No. 100.
Learn his full tour assertion beneath.
Resulting from ongoing well being points, Lindsey Buckingham is regrettably having to cancel the remaining reveals on his present European tour. Refunds shall be accessible from the purpose of buy. Lindsey sends his deepest apologies to all his followers who had been planning to attend and hopes to return to Europe sooner or later.