Singer pulls out due to 'illness'

Pete Doherty failed to show up for a gig in Manchester last night (October 3).

The singer was set to play at The Ritz but pulled out at the final hour.

According to the Manchester Evening News he cancelled the show because of “illness”. The gig is due to be rescheduled, keep checking NME.COM for the rescheduled date when it is announced.

Doherty is also set to appear at London Matter next Saturday (October 11).

The Babyshambles singer had performed the previous night (October 2) at Hackney Empire after dates in Middlebrough, Coventry and Bournemouth.