THE ROLLING STONES have canceled tonight’s (Monday, June 13) live performance in Amsterdam, The Netherlands after singer Mick Jagger examined optimistic for COVID-19, the illness attributable to the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.
Earlier at the moment, THE ROLLING STONES launched the next assertion by way of social media: “THE ROLLING STONES have been pressured to name off tonight’s live performance in Amsterdam on the Johan Cruijff ArenA, following Mick Jagger testing optimistic after experiencing signs of COVID upon arrival on the stadium.
“THE ROLLING STONES are deeply sorry for tonight’s postponement, however the security of the viewers, fellow musicians and the touring crew has to take precedence.
“The present will probably be rescheduled for a later date. Tickets for tonight’s present will probably be honored for the rescheduled date. Standby for particulars.”
THE ROLLING STONES kicked off their “Sixty” tour on June 1 at Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid, Spain. The live performance featured the band’s first efficiency of the 1966 tune “Out Of Time”.
The tour marking THE ROLLING STONES‘ sixtieth anniversary as a band options unique bandmembers Jagger, 78, and guitarists Keith Richards, 78, and Ronnie Wooden, 75. They’re joined by drummer Steve Jordan, who changed THE ROLLING STONES‘ late drummer Charlie Watts. Watts, who joined the band in 1963, died final yr aged 80.
The primary leg of the “Sixty” trek, was scheduled to function 14 concert events in 13 European cities, together with a pair of concert events in London’s Hyde Park on June 25 and July 3. The tour will finish on July 31 in Stockholm, Sweden.
In line with a press launch that introduced the outing, the “Sixty” tour options “a spectacular new manufacturing, together with a large stage, cutting-edge lighting and state-of-the-art video design.”
Jordan beforehand stepped in for Watts on the band’s 2021 “No Filter” tour of the U.S. after Charlie‘s demise final August.