Saxon - Biff Byford To Undergo Heart Surgery, Shows Postponed


It is with regret that Saxon have to announce the rescheduling of their remaining shows in 2019. Lead vocalist Biff Byford has been diagnosed with a heart condition that requires immediate surgery and a post op recovery period that will last into the new year.

Saxon's frontman commented: "As everyone knows now we are going to have to reschedule some of the shows because I need an operation on my heart which should be happening next week. There is nothing more I can say really, I am just sorry for causing all the disappointment to people's plans for coming to see us. I know people are flying from all over the World to see the shows but there is nothing I can do so please wish me luck and send me some good vibes. We have to look positive on this and I will coming back as strong as before hopefully".




The shows affected are as follows:

September 26th Sweden, Stockholm - Grona Lund
October 5th - The Netherlands, Eindhoven - Oktober Metal Fest
October 18th - UK, Glasgow - Braehead Arena
October 19th - UK, London - Eventim Apollo
October 20th - UK, Manchester - O2 Apollo
October 26th - Germany, Dusseldorf - Mitsubishi Electric Halle
December 1st - Mexico, Mexico City - Forcefest
December 6th - Colombia, Bogota - Knot Fest

The UK, London Eventim Apollo show has been rescheduled for Saturday March 28th 2020 and UK, Manchester O2 Apollo for Sunday March 29th 2020. The UK, Glasgow Braehead Arena & Germany, Dusseldorf Mitsubishi Electric Halle shows will be rescheduled and new dates announced as soon as possible. All existing tickets will remain valid for new dates and in the case of a required refund please visit point of purchase. The Stockholm Grona Lund show will be rescheduled for the summer of 2020 - date TBC at this time. Unfortunately due to the nature of the events, the Netherlands, Mexico & Colombia dates will not be able to be rescheduled.

Good luck Biff, we wish you all the best with the operation and a full and speedy recovery.

Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Saxon
 
Posted: 21.09.2019 by nikarg


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21.09.2019 - 12:11
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Masterchief
It might be end of wheels of steel
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21.09.2019 - 12:13
nikarg
Old Nick
Written by Bad English on 21.09.2019 at 12:11

It might be end of wheels of steel

I hope it won't be. Saw them last year and Biff and the gang killed it on stage.
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21.09.2019 - 12:19
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Masterchief
Written by nikarg on 21.09.2019 at 12:13

Written by Bad English on 21.09.2019 at 12:11

It might be end of wheels of steel

I hope it won't be. Saw them last year and Biff and the gang killed it on stage.

Me to band needs put studio album, play at roadburn and play around the world. Missed them in Skellefteå Because poornes, legendary band
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21.09.2019 - 15:25
Abattoir
Written by nikarg on 21.09.2019 at 12:13

Written by Bad English on 21.09.2019 at 12:11

It might be end of wheels of steel

I hope it won't be. Saw them last year and Biff and the gang killed it on stage.

True that. Would love to see them on stage once more, it's been a while since last time.
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21.09.2019 - 20:48
JoHn DoE
Hope all goes well with him and he has a speedy recovery
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22.09.2019 - 01:20
sbgmetal
Fuck i hope biff will be alright his vocals have always been awesome
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22.09.2019 - 02:05
mikeprado30
Cheer up, Biff! You'll be the winner
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