Refunds may be issued at point of purchase for canceled shows, said Zac Brown
The Zac Brown Band is putting its “Comeback Tour” on hold for now.
The band was forced to cancel several upcoming tour dates after lead singer Zac Brown, 43, tested positive for COVID-19 “despite the precautions taken,” he said on his Instagram account on Tuesday. Wrote.
“It’s happened, I’m very disappointed, because touring is our life and performing live for our fans is the best part of our job,” Brown said. wrote. “The bottom line is that I want to take every precaution to put the health and safety of our fans and crew first. As soon as I have finished the CDC-mandated quarantine and it is safe for our band members, we will tour. Will restart the crew to make it happen.”
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According to Band’s websiteCancellation dates for “The Comeback Tour” are September 30 in Clarkston, Michigan, October 1 in Burgetstown, Pennsylvania, October 2 in Syracuse, New York, and October 3 in Saratoga Springs, New York.
Refunds may be issued at the point of purchase for canceled shows, Brown said in the comments section of the Instagram post.
“I am grateful to my fans for understanding this decision, as well as everyone on the front lines who can’t stay home because their work is urgent,” Brown wrote. “I believe we can all get over this together. As soon as we can, we’ll see you back on the road again.”
“There’s nothing better than a comeback,” he said.
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The Zac Brown Band was one of the first artists who had to postpone or cancel their tours in the wake of the COVID-19 spread during the early stages of the pandemic.
“Touring is the blood of our lives and performing live for our fans is the best part of this job,” the band said. wrote in March 2020. “Bottom line though, we want to take every precaution to put the health and safety of our fans and crew first.”
The country singer also posted a tearful video at the time announcing that she had to lay off most of her touring crew due to the relentless spread of the virus limiting her touring ability.
“The longer America doesn’t take this seriously and stay in it and doesn’t try to stop it, the longer everyone is out of jobs, the longer we’ll be pushed into the recession that we all enter.” about to do,” he warned.
Granthshala News’ Nate Day contributed to this report