The group Metallica He has announced that his next tour of Australia and New Zealand will be postponed. The reason is that James Hetfield, vocalist and guitarist of the group has entered rehabilitation.
The news was made public through the official website of the group and its social networks. They can read a statement in which the band apologized to their followers and reported the reasons that had led them to delay the tour.
"We really regret to inform our fans and friends that we have to postpone our next tour for Australia and New Zealand, "the statement announced.
"Our brother James has been fighting addictions for quite a few years"explained the members of Metallica." Now, unfortunately, he has had to re-enter a treatment program to recover. "
The band has once again apologized to their followers stating that they will try to reach these countries as soon as "health and the agenda allows".
Those who had already purchased their ticket for this tour, which was scheduled to begin on October 17, may request a refund of the ticket value.
Despite this postponement, it has not been announced that the charity concert that the group has planned in San Francisco for March next year, as well as its tour of South America from April 2020 will suffer alterations.