The band axe a trio of European shows while singer James Walsh becomes a daddy...

STARSAILOR have pulled out of a trio of European festivals while singer JAMES WALSH becomes a father.

The group were due to perform at the Bizzare, Das Fest and Gurtenfestival festivals across the European mainland this summer. However, because Walsh and his girlfriend are due to have their first child around that time, the band will now not be appearing,

According to their official website,, Starsailor have announced two more European dates at the Swedish Hultsfred Festival (June 13) and Roskilde Festival (June (27).