MUSIC NEWS - As MNN previously reported founding ABB member Gregg Allman had to sit out a fes shows at the Allman Brothers Band's run at the Beacon Theatre in New York City due to bronchitis, and news today is that the four remaining scheduled shows have been postponed indefinitely.
Ticket holders were informed via email from Madison Square Garden Entertainment explaining the deal. The email read in part, “Please be advised that, due to illness, Gregg Allman will be unable to perform on Saturday, March 22. The Allman Brothers Band will perform as scheduled. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.”
It was initially announced that all remaining shows would go on as scheduled, but a press release sent out today, Monday, March 24 stated that the shows would be postponed:
The Allman Brothers Band announced the postponement of the remaining four Beacon Theatre performances on March 25, March 26, March 28 and March 29 as Gregg Allman recovers from bronchitis. As a result of Mr. Allman’s illness, the Allman Brothers Band is unable to perform at the level to which they aspire.
All ticketholders should retain their tickets, which will be honored for the soon-to-be-announced rescheduled engagements. Those ticket holders desiring refunds may obtain them from the original point of purchase.