Mumford & Sons bassist in hospital

2013-06-11 16:58

Texas - Folk rock band Mumford and Sons announced on their website that their bassist Ted Dwane will be going into emergency surgery to a remove a blood clot found on his brain.

“Our friend and bandmate Ted has been feeling unwell for a few days, and Monday he was taken to a hospital to receive emergency treatment.

"The scans revealed a blood clot on the surface of his brain that requires an operation.  Ted is receiving excellent care and we are being assured that he will recover quickly from surgery," the band wrote on their website.

The band is currently busy with a tour and have to postpone three upcoming shows in Dallas, The Woodlands and New Orleans. They do not intend on cancelling the shows and intend to resume their schedule at the Bonnaroo Music Festival in Manchester.