Foo Fighters Postpone Three Shows Due to Family Emergency [Update]
Update: After initially bowing out of their Rupp Arena show in Lexington, Ky., Foo Fighters have now postponed two more shows - Monday's (Oct. 23) date at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena and Tuesday's (Oct. 24) date at Memphis' Fed Ex Forum. A new date will be announced soon for Nashville, while the Memphis show has now been locked in for May 3, 2018. All tickets will be honored, and refunds are available at the point of purchase for those unable to make the new dates. All three dates were pushed due to a family emergency.
Foo Fighters are bringing an excellent rock show to fans around the world, but unfortunately for fans in Lexington, Ky., they will have to wait a while longer to see the band. The group was scheduled to play Rupp Arena this evening (Oct. 21), but the band just posted a message stating that the show will be postponed until next year.
In their message to fans attending the show, the group states that a family emergency has cause the moving of the concert, but that they will return on May 1 in 2018 and that all tickets will be honored. Read the band's full statement on the matter below.
Foo Fighters regret that tonight's show in Lexington, Ky. at Rupp Arena has had to be rescheduled to May 1 due to a family emergency. All tickets for tonight's show will be honored at the May 1 rescheduled date.
The band sincerely apologizes for any inconvenience and looks forward to returning to rock Lexington in May. If you are unable to attend the new date, refunds are available at the point of purchase.
Further questions regarding ticketing can be addressed at the Rupp Arena box office 859-233-3535 or Ticketmaster 800-745-3000.
At present, no other dates have been affected. The group is expected to continue the run Monday night (Oct. 23) at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. They currently have dates booked through Oct. 26 in Birmingham, Ala., before getting a week-plus break and picking up again Nov. 7 in Madison, Wis. Foo Fighters have short November and December stints in the U.S. finishing out their touring year.
After a break for the holidays, the group will return to play Australia, New Zealand and South America during the first few months of 2018. See all of their scheduled shows here.
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