John Mayer Hospitalized for Emergency Appendectomy

Lawrence Kim
December 5, 2017

Mayer is now in emergency surgery.

The Dead & Company stop in New Orleans has been postponed after guitarist John Mayer came down with appendicitis.

According to Facebook posts from the Dead and Company tour and the Smoothie King Center, the show will not go on Tuesday (Dec. 5) in New Orleans as planned.

John Mayer, who performed at the Forum on July, 30, 2017 in Inglewood, California, was hospitalized on Tuesday.

"All tickets for the December 5 show will be honored for the rescheduled date", a statement from the band said. "Should ticketholders choose to seek a refund, they will be available at point of purchase". No other details about Mayer's condition have been released at this time.

The band is now on their fall tour and was supposed to perform in New Orleans Tuesday night, but they have made a decision to postpone the event while Mayer undergoes surgery to remove his appendix. In the meantime, here's wishing John Mayer a speedy recovery.

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