Fleetwood Mac cancels their Australia and New Zealand leg of their worldwide tour, because of cancer treatment. Sunday Fleetwood Mac’s website states, bassist, John McVie has been diagnosed with cancer.
The statement reads: “Fleetwood Mac, who has just completed the European leg of their phenomenally successful worldwide tour, has announced the cancellation of their upcoming 14 date tour of Australia and New Zealand. John McVie, one of the co founding and original members of Fleetwood Mac is now scheduled to be in treatment for cancer during that period of time. We are sorry to not be able to play these Australian and New Zealand dates. We hope our Australian and New Zealand fans as well as Fleetwood Mac fans everywhere will join us in wishing John and his family all the best.” Details about his illness were not released.
The 67 year old McVie, founded the group in 1967 with Mick Fleetwood.
You can post your well-wishes on Fleetwood Mac’s Facebook page: