John Mayer, musician, undergoes emergency appendectomy

Singer John Mayer inducts Stevie Ray Vaughn and Double Trouble during the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Cleveland Ohio

Singer John Mayer inducts Stevie Ray Vaughn and Double Trouble during the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Cleveland Ohio

John Mayer has been hospitalised for an emergency appendectomy, his band Dead & Company announced on Twitter.

Dead & Company, whose current tour has been running since early November, are due to perform in Orlando on Thursday night.

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However, as you can imagine the show that John Mayer was supposed to show up at in New Orleans tonight has been postponed indefinitely while he remains in the doctors' care.

John Mayer was rushed to a New Orleans hospital early Tuesday morning (December 5) for emergency surgery.

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The NOLA show has been rescheduled, with ticket refunds also available at point of purchase. Information on the rescheduled date will be announced as soon as possible.

Bob Weir tweeted a photo with his bandmate, captioning it, "Wishing a speedy recovery for John". No word yet on the remaining tour dates, which was scheduled to wrap up on Friday in Sunrise, Florida.

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For now this does not look like a high-impact event, but we will watch model trends closely as we get close to the weekend. It will be mostly sunny Monday on Long Island with a high temperature near 50 degrees and light winds, forecasters said.

The 40-year-old musician who found fame as a solo artist has been performing with Dead & Company since the band formed in 2015.

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