Willie Nelson's Longtime Drummer Suffers Minor Stroke
May 4, 2010 at 10:42 AM (PT)
THE BOOT blog is reporting that PAUL ENGLISH, longtime drummer for Country legend WILLIE NELSON, has suffered a minor stroke. WILLIE’s PR spokesperson told THE BOOT that ENGLISH is being well taken care of and is expected to be back on the road very shortly.
Updates on PAUL’s condition will be posted at www.willienelson.com.
Following the news of WILLIE’s drummer PAUL ENGLISH’s stroke (NEW NEWS 5/4), WILLIE has had to cancel or reschedule some upcoming tour dates. The MAY 7th stop in WILLIAMSPORT, PA and the MAY 8th stop in SALAMANCA, NY dates are moving to AUGUST 15th. The AKRON, OH show on MAY 11th will move to JULY 18th and the CINCINNATI, OH performance which was set for MAY 12th has been cancelled.
The MAY 9th stop in DETROIT, MI, MAY 14th-15th dates in LAKE CHARLES, LA and the MAY 13th stop in CORINTH, MS are to be rescheduled. Details are not released at this time.
Check with the appropriate venues for details on ticket information.