Dead & Company postpone show after John Mayer hospitalized for emergency appendectomy

Credit: Danny ClinchThe Grateful Dead spinoff group Dead & Company postponed its scheduled concert tonight in New Orleans because singer/guitarist John Mayer was admitted to the hospital in need of an emergency appendectomy, according to a tweet from the band.

“Early this morning, Tuesday, December 5th, John Mayer was admitted into the hospital for emergency appendectomy forcing the Dead & Company December 5th concert in New Orleans to be postponed,” reads the message. As of noon Tuesday, there was no further word on Mayer’s condition.

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