Massachusetts hard rockers Godsmack have released the following statement –
“At the conclusion of Tuesday nights performance by Godsmack in Montclair, New Jersey, just prior to the encore, Godsmack frontman Sully Erna came off stage experiencing a shortness of breath and dizziness.
“Out of an abundance of caution, it was decided to have him be further evaluated by medical personnel off site and end the performance prior to the completion of the encore.
“Godsmack regrets having to end their performance prior to the three-song encore, and hope that everyone will understand the reasoning for doing so given the situation.
“Sully had recently been battling a virus that likely contributed to the situation. Fortunately, he was evaluated and cleared to perform and is able to continue with the tour, including the show tonight in Rochester, New York.
“Thank you so much to those who reached out in concern and understanding.”
What's your reaction?
About the Author
by Owais 'Vitek' Nabi on October 25, 2016
With NEUROSIS having marked their thirty-year milestone with three shows in San Francisco, two shows at the respected Roadburn Festival, and a Summer of touring across Europe on the horizon, the anticipation for something special in the UK is [...]
Geoff Tate says that he regrets that his time with QUEENSRŸCHE “ended so badly” but insists that the band “went way past what our own expectations were of how long we would be together.” In April 2014, Tate and QUEENSRŸCHE [...]
METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich has once again defended ‘Lulu’, the band’s controversial collaborative album with Lou Reed, saying that “there is nothing” he would change about the experience of working with the late THE [...]
Former DIO and current DEF LEPPARD guitarist Vivian Campbell says that Ronnie James Dio “would approve” of him and other former DIO members reuniting to perform material from the early DIO records that Campbell appeared on. Campbell and [...]
NEWS: ALICE COOPER On JOE PERRY’s Onstage Collapse: ‘I Didn’t Realize That AEROSMITH Only Did Two Shows A Week’
Alice Cooper has once again commented on his HOLLYWOOD VAMPIRES bandmate Joe Perry‘s recent backstage collapse, saying that the guitarist “was basically exhausted” after being subjected to the band’s busy and physically [...]