Rolling Stones Postpone Australian Tour Following Death Of L'Wren Scott
March 19, 2014 at 6:09 PM (PT)
THE ROLLING STONES have postponed their tour of AUSTRALIA and NEW ZEALAND, following the apparent suicide of fashion designer L’WREN SCOTT (NET NEWS, 3/17), who was singer MICK JAGGER's longtime girlfriend, THE NEW YORK TIMES reports.. The tour was to have started in PERTH on WEDNESDAY evening.
The band posted the following statement on their website: “MICK JAGGER, KEITH RICHARDS, CHARLIE WATTS and RONNIE WOOD wish to thank all of their fans for their support at this difficult time and hope that they will fully understand the reason for this announcement. THE ROLLING STONES are planning to reschedule these postponed shows at a later date.”
Australian press reports have the entire band planning to accompany JAGGER to NEW YORK.