AUD Quality: Ken Bruce also interviewed the band between sessions and a few lucky competition winners got to be in the studio for this live session.
This was the band's first visit to South Africa in almost 20 years following their ill-fated gigs in Sun Manfred mann tour dates 2019 This time, the gigs served as breaking grounds for two new 'The Party Ain't Over Yet' album tracks in the live set. The cancellation was widely reported in the UK and overseas press making a number of papers as far flung as Australia!
Guitarist and Founder member Rick Parfitt has been suffering from a throat problem.
Simon Porter, the band's manager, said, "This morning he saw Consultant Stephen Toynton ENT surgeon at the Nuffield Hospital in Plymouth who has expressed concern with a growth in Rick's larynx and has recommended that it requires urgent investigation. Consequently all 9 shows on the current sell out UK tour have been cancelled.
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