Lorde Postpones Australian Tour Due To Chest Infection
Posted by Joseph Lee on 04.22.2014
You can call her sick bee...
Billboard reports that Lorde has postponed her Australian tour due to an infection in her chest. She will return home to New Zealand for "immediate rest and recuperation in order to regain complete health and continue touring for the rest of the year," according to Melbourne promoter Frontier Touring. Lorde tweeted the following:
in case you missed the announcement earlier, i have had to postpone my australian shows because of a nasty chest infection and ..
Lorde was set to play eight shows in six Australian cities starting April 24 at the Festival Hall in Melbourne.
She said in a statement: "It breaks my heart to have to postpone these shows as the band and I absolutely love playing to Australian crowds, and it was not a decision we made lightly. I know I need to focus on getting better in order to perform at my best. We'll be with you as soon as we can, Aussies."
Frontier Touring is working on rescheduled dates and will announce them soon. The statement added: "If the new dates are not suitable, rest assured you will be able to secure a refund."
Here are the postponed dates:
April 24, 26 - Melbourne, Festival Hall
April 27 - Adelaide, AEC Theatre
April 29, Perth, Challenge Stadium
May 2, 3, Sydney, Hordern Pavilion
May 4 - Newcastle, Entertainment Centre
May 6 - Brisbane, Riverstage