John Mayer, one of the prominent band members of Dead and Company, recently canceled his concert on July 6th, 2022 after learning that his father, named Richard Mayer, suffered a medical emergency as a result of which he was hospitalized. Dead and Company was about to perform at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs when he received information about his father, prompting him to cancel the concert and rush to his father’s hospital. John’s father Richard is 94 years old when he was hospitalized. Find out more about who Richard Mayer is.
However, the show was canceled by the band, but all members of the band including Bob Weir, Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, John, Oteil Burbridge and Jeff Chimenti posted on the band’s official account saying all the people who did Tickets booked for the show will receive a full refund. At the same time, the band also announced a free full Friday night repeat. John released the information via his official IG account, where the 44-year-old revealed the medical emergency his father had recently suffered.
The IG story informed that he learned his father suffered a medical emergency this morning which prompted him to rush to the emergency room where his medical condition was evaluated and treated. He further shared that his father’s condition is now stable but he will continue to undergo some medical procedures which will require the musician to stay in NYC and not be able to attend tonight’s show. At the same time, another tweet from the band informed of the show’s cancellation and also informed us that audiences will receive a full refund along with a free Friday night rerun.
The tweet further informed all fans that further tours remain unaffected. However, the root cause of the medical emergency is still unknown. The singer is expected to update on the cause as soon as he has time for an update. At the time John canceled the show, his father is 94 and in critical condition.
Meanwhile, some rumors were that his father died in hospital. The news spread widely across the internet, but only came out as the story of the grapevine. His father is a piano player in a Rotary club. Stay tuned to Social Telecast for more information and updates.