Mott the Hoople ’74, which brings together the leader Ian Hunter with former bandmates Ariel Bender and Morgan Fisher, were supposed to hit the road again for a US tour in the fall, but unfortunately had to cancel the tour because Ian Hunter developed a severe case of tinnitus. The announcement reads as follows:
Mott the Hoople ’74 is disappointed to have to announce the cancellation of its US Fall 2019 tour. The band’s vocalist and guitarist, Ian Hunter, recently developed a severe case of tinnitus and his doctors advised him to stop playing until this condition disappears.
Tickets purchased for these dates can be refunded at the point of sale.
Hopefully Ian can recover enough to tour again soon. All affected dates are listed below.
Mott the Hoople ’74 canceled dates
10/21 – The Capitol Theater – Port Chester, NY
10/22 – The Warner Theater – Washington, DC
10/24 – The Coca Cola Roxy Theater – Atlanta, Georgia
10/26 – The War Memorial Auditorium – Nashville, TN
10/28 – The Majestic Theater – Dallas, TX
10/29 – ACL Live at the Moody Theater – Austin, TX
10/31 – The Talking Stick Resort Ballroom – Scottsdale, AZ
1/11 – The Orpheum Theater – Los Angeles, CA
3/11 – The Fox Theater – Oakland, CA
11/5 – The Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Portland, OR
11/6 – The Moore Theater – Seattle, WA