UPDATE 4:30 p.m. Tuesday: Even though the Hollywood Vampires show IS STILL ON for tonight, Fraze Pavilion is offering refunds to those who no longer want to attend because guitarist Joe Perry won't be present -- but they must act fast. Here's the full text of the refund offer that Fraze posted on its Facebook page at about 4 p.m. today, July 12:
"While the Hollywood Vampires tour continues tonight at Fraze, Joe Perry will not be on stage. Refunds will be made available to the original purchaser via the corresponding method of payment at the original point of purchase today, July 12, before the concert start time of 7:30pm EDT."
UPDATE: Fraze Pavilion confirms tonight's Hollywood Vampires show will go on, but without guitarist Joe Perry. "Joe Perry will rejoin his fellow Vampires on stage again soon," Fraze officials said.
UPDATE: The Hollywood Vampires will perform their previously scheduled concert at Fraze Pavillion tomorrow night, Tuesday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m., according to the official Twitter account of Vampires vocalist Alice Cooper.
FIRST REPORT: Guitarist Joe Perry collapsed on stage in New York City Sunday night while performing with Hollywood Vampires, an all-star band that is scheduled to headline a show tomorrow night, July 12, at Fraze Pavilion.
Perry, 65, lost consciousness, and police helped resuscitate him, sources told the New York Post.
The following update was posted on Perry’s Facebook fan page overnight:
“Thanks to all of the fans reaching out and asking about Joe. He is stable right now, with family and is under the best care.”
The Hollywood Vampires includes actor Johnny Depp and rocker Alice Cooper. Perry is guitarist for Aerosmith.
We recently talked with Perry about the supergroup and about the upcoming Fraze performance. We’re working to find out more about this story, including how Tuesday’s night’s scheduled show at Fraze Pavilion may be impacted by Perry’s medical condition.
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