UPDATE: A representative for Adler has now told TMZ that the stabbing was an accident and that it was not a suicide attempt. They went on to say that the injury is a “very minor, superficial wound” and that the drummer is still planning to perform in Las Vegas on July 12. The rep also told the site that Adler is still sober.
According to TMZ, former Guns N’ Roses drummer Steven Adler was rushed to the hospital after stabbing himself in his Los Angeles, CA home earlier tonight (June 27). Someone called 911 after the incident and police and EMTs were sent to the scene. The wound is located in Adler’s stomach region and it is reportedly non-life threatening. No one else is suspected to have been involved.
Of Mice & Men were forced to cancel their show in Hartford, CT last night (March 11) after Aaron Pauley was hospitalized due to a health scare. The bassist/vocalist has since been released and cleared to perform, but he did say it was “one of the scariest days of [his] life.” Pauley tweeted the following:
After previously cancelling his European/UK tour, Ozzy Osbourne has now cancelled his upcoming shows in Australia, New Zealand, and Japan. This news comes after the singer was hospitalized for pneumonia. Sharon Osbourne commented:
“Ozzy recently developed pneumonia and has spent some time in hospital. Thankfully he is now through the worst part. His doctors have advised that he stay at home to recuperate for a full six weeks with no travel.”
Ozzy Osbourne has been hospitalized due to complications related to the flu. This news comes after the frontman recently postponed his European/UK tour due to an upper-respiratory infection. Sharon Osbourne commented:
“As some of you may have heard, Ozzy was admitted to hospital following some complications from the flu. His doctors feel this is the best way to get him on a quicker road to recovery. Thanks to everyone for their concern and love.”
According to TMZ, Aerosmith’s Joe Perry has officially been released from the hospital and is home resting after previously collapsing following a guest appearance during Billy Joel’s November 10 show at Madison Square Garden in New York. Paramedics worked on the guitarist for 40 minutes and even put a trachea down his throat. He was then taken out of the venue on a stretcher. Perry was reportedly suffering from a combination of allergies and fatigue. This news comes after he recently said he has been “doing well” since the incident.
Aerosmith’s Joe Perry has revealed that he is “doing well” after collapsing and being rushed to a hospital following a guest appearance during Billy Joel’s November 10 show at Madison Square Garden in New York. Paramedics worked on the guitarist for 40 minutes and even put a trachea down his throat. He was then taken out of the venue on a stretcher. It was later revealed that Perry was having breathing issues due to congestion in his lungs. He has since tweeted the following:
According to TMZ, Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry was rushed to a hospital after playing “Walk This Way” with Billy Joel at Madison Square Garden in New York last night (November 10). Perry collapsed in his dressing room after the performance and paramedics were sent to the scene. They reportedly worked on Perry for 40 minutes and even put a trachea down his throat. He was then taken out of the venue on a stretcher. In an update, the site added that Perry was having “breathing issues for the last few weeks and it came to a head last night” due to congestion in his lungs. He is still in the hospital, but he appears to be doing good and may be released as early as Sunday afternoon.
UPDATE: Perry’s publicist has now commented:
“Following a guest performance during Billy Joel’s show last night at Madison Square Garden, Joe Perry experienced shortness of breath and was treated backstage by paramedics who gave the guitarist oxygen and used a tracheal tube to clear his airway before taking him to a hospital. This morning Perry remains in the hospital where he is alert and responsive. The Aerosmith guitarist will be unable to appear today at Rock And Roll Fantasy Camp in Florida and apologizes to those attending. Perry is expected to return to the road later this month.”