DragonForce Drummer Gee Anzalone To Miss U.S. Tour Due To Health Issues

DragonForce drummer Gee Anzalone will be missing the band’s U.S. tour after being hospitalized for Myocarditis. Aquiles Priester (ex-Angra, etc.) will be filling in.

The band commented:

“Everyone please send Gee a get well message!

DragonForce are sad to announce that drummer Gee Anzalone will not be performing on the upcoming US tour. Gee has been hospitalised for Myocarditis, an inflammation of the heart muscle. Virtuoso drummer Aquiles Priester (Angra, Tony MacAlpine) will perform on the upcoming Dragonforce US Tour while Gee recovers.”

Guitarist Herman Li added:

“We will miss our brother Gee on the upcoming US tour, but health is most important. We wish Gee a speedy recovery and we know he will be back on tour with us soon. We want to thank our friend Aquiles for stepping up and helping us out on short notice.”

Sevendust’s Morgan Rose Comments On His Condition From The Hospital

As previously reported, Sevendust were forced to drop off their UK tour with Alter Bridge and Shinedown after Morgan Rose was admitted to the hospital for an unknown illness. Now, the drummer has issued his own statement on the situation via Instagram:

“Hey guys. So sorry for the delay in making a statement myself. Been a rough few days. First of all, thank you so much for all the thoughts and prayers. I’m humbled by all the attention. A little uncomfortable to be be honest. Lol. I’ll be on my way into surgery any minute. Honestly I’m a little scared, but I’m ready to figure out what’s wrong. Hopefully this will give us some answers. I’m sure I’ll be out of commission for awhile after this. But someone will pass along some updates, without me knowing they’re doing it😉. I love you guys so very much. (Excuse the dramatic hospital bed selfie🤦‍♂️). God bless everyone. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️❤️❤️”

Sevendust’s Morgan Rose Hospitalized, Band Drop Off UK Tour With Alter Bridge & Shinedown

Sevendust have revealed that their drummer Morgan Rose is currently sick in the hospital. As a result, the band have been forced to drop off their UK tour with Shinedown and Alter Bridge.

Sevendust commented:

“U.K. Family –

It is with a heavy heart we have to say that we will not be able to join our brothers in Alter Bridge & Shinedown on the upcoming U.K. tour dates on the #WalkTheSkyTour.

Morgan is sick, in the hospital and under Doctor orders not to move or leave the country.

We WILL make it up to you all!

See you guys at the Acoustic Xmas shows.


UPDATE: Trevor Omar, who works for Rose’s Alien Freak Wear clothing line, also commented on his condition:

“Hey, everyone. Just wanted to pop on here will quick and post a message. First I want to thank everyone for keeping Morgan in your thoughts and prayers. Believe me it is truly appreciated.

I know everyone would like an update & information as to what is going on, but all I can say for right now is that Morgan is in the hospital & stable. We will hopefully have a more clear idea of what’s next tomorrow. So unfortunately there isn’t many details that I or anyone else can give. Once there are details available to give, it will he passed on in the proper channels. And please do not believe something unless it comes from one of those channels.

All the messages of support have been amazing, but unfortunately I cannot respond to each message. I am sorry. And just speaking for myself, I can only imagine how many messages everyone in 7D & MGT have received also. Please, be aware that it will be really difficult for anyone to respond to messages at this time. And that we all thank you for your love and support or Morgan.

As soon as there is information that is able to be passed on, it will be. Trust me.

Again, Thank You for all your Love & Support.”

Eddie Van Halen Reportedly Released From Hospital Following Complications Related To His Cancer Treatments

According to TMZ, Eddie Van Halen has been released from the hospital after being admitted for complications related to his treatments for throat cancer. Sources close to the guitarist reportedly told the site that he was having intestinal issues and abdominal pain after having a reaction to the drugs. He was released on Sunday and is believed to be doing fine.

Steven Adler (Ex-Guns N’ Roses) Reportedly Hospitalized After Stabbing Himself (UPDATED)

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.

Original Story:

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’s Aaron Pauley Cleared To Perform Following Health Scare

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:

Ozzy Osbourne Cancels Upcoming Shows In Australia, New Zealand, & Japan Following Pneumonia Scare

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 Hospitalized Due To Flu Complications

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.”


Aerosmith’s Joe Perry Released From The Hospital

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 Says He Is “Doing Well” After Recently Collapsing At A Billy Joel Concert

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: