The Rolling Stones postpone entire Australia and New Zealand tour following L'Wren Scott's death

14 On Fire dates expected to be rescheduled at a later date

The Rolling Stones postpone entire Australia and New Zealand tour following L'Wren Scott's death

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The Rolling Stones have postponed the rest of their 14 On Fire tour of Australia and New Zealand following the death of L'Wren Scott.

The band plan to reschedule the dates but have temporarily delayed the shows following the apparent suicide of Jagger's partner. A list of the dates affected by the postponement can be found below. Promoters urge fans with tickets to hold on to their tickets for the rescheduled shows.

An official statement released this evening (March 18) states that the band "wish to thank all of their fans for their support at this difficult time and hope that they will fully understand the reason for this announcement". The Rolling Stones are planning to reschedule these postponed shows at a later date.

The postponed shows are:

Perth Arena (March 19)
Adelaide Oval (22)
Sydney Allphones Arena (25)
Melbourne Rod Laver Arena (28)
Hanging Rock Macedon Ranges (30)
Brisbane Entertainment Centre (April 2)
Auckland Mt Smart Stadium (5)


Earlier today, Jagger released a statement which said he was "struggling" to understand his partner's death and that he had been "touched" by tributes and messages of support he has received.

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