Angels & Airwaves reschedule tour amid Tom DeLonge illness
The band released a statement explaining the frontman is battling a “nasty upper respiratory infection.”January 15, 2020
Angels & Airwaves have postponed their remaining shows this month as Tom DeLonge has fallen ill. The band took to social media to share the frontman “has come down with a nasty upper respiratory infection.”
However, AVA have already revealed the rescheduled dates for this month’s cancellations, which you can see below.
“Unfortunately, Tom has come down with a nasty upper respiratory infection and the upcoming dates are being rescheduled,” the tweet says.
All tickets purchased for the original shows will be honored.
5/26/20 Wilkes Barre, PA @ Kirby Center
5/28/20 Toronto, ON @ Rebel
5/29/20 Montreal, QC @ L’Olympia
5/30/20 New Haven, CT @ Toad’s Place
5/31/20 Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
6/2/20- Norfolk, VA @ The Norva pic.twitter.com/pApzJlvEvh
— Angels & Airwaves (@AVABandOfficial) January 15, 2020
In addition to their headlining tour, the band also canceled a stop in Philadelphia at Radio 104.5’s Winter Jawn with AJR, Local Natives, Sub Urban and Moonroof. A stop in this city hasn’t been rescheduled at this time.
“Bad News: Due to Tom Delonge suffering from a serious upper respiratory lung infection, Angels & Airwaves have been forced to cancel their tour, including #1045WinterJawn,” the radio station shared. “They’re extremely disappointed they won’t be able to play for you 1/25 and hope to be back to Philly soon.”
Bad News: Due to Tom Delonge suffering from a serious upper respiratory lung infection, Angels & Airwaves have been forced to cancel their tour, including #1045WinterJawn. They’re extremely disappointed they won’t be able to play for you 1/25 and hope to be back to Philly soon. pic.twitter.com/S6y9HfyLbO
— ALT 104.5 Philly (@Alt1045Philly) January 15, 2020
You can see the rescheduled Angels & Airwaves dates below with canceled gigs in bold. Tickets are available here.
01/16 – Toronto, ON – CANCELED
01/17 – Montreal, QC – CANCELED
01/19 – Wilkes Barre, PA – CANCELED
01/21 – Sayreville, NJ – CANCELED
01/25 – Philadelphia, PA – CANCELED
01/26 – Norfolk, VA – CANCELED
05/26/20 Wilkes Barre, PA @ Kirby Center
05/28/20 Toronto, ON @ Rebel
05/29/20 Montreal, QC @ L’Olympia
05/30/20 New Haven, CT @ Toad’s Place
05/31/20 Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
06/2/20- Norfolk, VA @ The Norva
More on Angels & Airwaves
At the end of 2019, Angels & Airwaves teased a new song while providing some information about the new documentary about them. According to Tom DeLonge, the sing is titled “TIME BOMB.”
Details are scarce so far, but we know the Angels & Airwaves documentary is due out in 2020. Angels & Airwaves had a busy end to 2019 having been on tour all of December. They’ve also put out two new songs being “Kiss & Tell” and “Rebel Girl”.
Now, the band announced a documentary about them is due out this year. The film is directed by Peter McKinnon and who knows that all it will entail. Check out the tweets below.
— Tom DeLonge (@tomdelonge) December 30, 2019
Our friend @petermckinnon has been spending a lot of time with us pulling together a documentary about the return of AVA- coming in 2020. It’s been a whirlwind year for us and next year is shaping up to be even grander. Listen close, this teaser may have some new music in it… pic.twitter.com/W8sMQJfz3V
— Angels & Airwaves (@AVABandOfficial) December 30, 2019
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