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Rolling Stones postpone tour, Philly show as Mick Jagger receives medical treatment

March 30, 2019 - 10:32 am
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NEW YORK (KYW Newsradio/AP) — Fans hoping to see The Rolling Stones perform in Philadelphia this summer will get no satistaction from this: the band is postponing their latest tour so Mick Jagger can receive medical treatment.

The band announced Saturday that Jagger was told by doctors "he cannot go on tour at this time." The band added that Jagger "is expected to make a complete recovery so that he can get back on stage as soon as possible."

No more details about 75-year-old Jagger's condition were provided.

The Stones' No Filter Tour was expected to start April 20 in Miami.

The band was scheduled to perform at Lincoln Financial Field in South Philly on Tuesday, June 4. 

Jagger says in the statement he hates letting the fans down but he's "looking forward to getting back on stage as soon as I can."

Tour promoters AEG Presents and Concerts West advise ticketholders to hold on to their existing tickets because will be valid for the rescheduled dates.

KYW's Dan Majka contibuted to this report.

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