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Judas Priest Postpone Remainder Of U.S. Tour Due To Richie Faulkner’s “Major Medical Heart Condition Issues” (Updated)


Update: September 27th, 2021 10:46 PM:

Guitar legend Zakk Wylde of Ozzy Osbourne/Black Label Society fame sent out some well wishes to Faulkner tonight, revealing that he apparent underwent heart surgery for his condition.

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Original Story:

Judas Priest have postponed the remainder of their U.S. tour with Sabaton in light of a ‘major medical heart condition’ currently being suffered by their guitarist Richie Faulkner. The band issued the below statement on the matter today, September 27th:

“It is with deep regret that we have to postpone the rest of our US Tour – Richie has major medical heart condition issues which have landed him in hospital where he is being treated – in the meantime we are all sending love to our Falcon to wish him a speedy recovery…

As soon as we have any updates from his doctors on when we can reschedule the dates we will of course announce them – tickets will be valid.

Judas Priest
27th September 2021″

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