Crazy Horse guitarist Frank "Poncho" Sampedro's ongoing issues with a hand injury have caused the band to cancel the upcoming four-city American tour. As Hennemusic notes, the news comes after the band scrapped several European dates. Crazy Horse have released the following statement:
"[His] doctor has indicated that Sampedro's hand requires additional time to heal properly," said the group in a press release. "We are sorry for any inconvenience this causes to our fans or the festivals where we were scheduled to appear. As you must be, we too are disappointed at this unfortunate turn of events."
The affected dates are as follows:
8/31 Dundas, ON Greenbelt Harvest Picnic 9/02 Port Chester, NY Capitol Theatre 9/04 Ottawa, ON Ottawa Folk Festival 9/07 Arrington, VA Interlocken Music Festival