Hello Sailor 40th Anniversary Tour Canelled
7th August, 2015
HELLO SAILOR 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR CANCELLED
Brent Eccles Entertainment Ltd, promoters of The Hello Sailor 40th Anniversary Tour, regret to advise that the tour has been cancelled due to illness.
Hello Sailor’s charismatic lead singer Graham Brazier suffered a heart attack on Wednesday 29 July while on holiday in the Bay of Islands. He was flown to Auckland hospital where he underwent emergency procedures. Although Graham is in a stable condition and expected to recover, the recuperation period means that the tour cannot go ahead as planned.
There will now be a benefit concert held for Graham.
Promoter Brent Eccles - “We are all really shocked by this and because Graham will not be able to perform while he recuperates we have all decided to try and raise some money to get he and his family through a very, very difficult time”
Ticket Holders for Auckland Powerstation Friday 18 September
This event will now become a fund raiser for Graham with the full line-up of performers to be announced shortly but we are expecting all the musicians set for the tour, will perform at the fundraiser in some way.
A full refund is available from Ticketmaster 0800 111 999 should you wish to do so. We ask you do this by Friday August 21.
Ticket Holders for Tauranga, Napier, Palmerston North, Wellington & New Plymouth (September)
A full refund is available for these show. However you have the option to contribute the ticket price to Graham by way of a donation. Your ticketer will be in contact shortly to advise you of this process.
(Tauranga, Napier & Wellington via Ticketek 0800 842 538 ,Palmerston North via Ticket Direct 0800 224 224 New Plymouth via Ticketmaster 0800 111 999)
Harry Lyon from Hello Sailor - “I know that Graham was looking forward to the tour, we all were, but we wish our mate a speedy recovery and trust we can get Hello Sailor back on the road again in the future once he is better”
If anyone wishes to donate to the cause it can be done via bank deposit to:
SANDI ANDERSON TRUST ACCOUNT
ASB CENTRAL AUCKLAND COMMERCIAL
ASB SWIFT CODE IS ASBBZN2A REF. BRAZIER 2357/14
Brent Eccles Entertainment and Hello Sailor thank you for your understanding.
All inquiries regarding tickets should be directed to the appropriate ticket outlet and all other enquiries to Brent Eccles Entertainment Ltd via email <email@example.com>