Jason Isbell Tests Positive for Covid, Postpones Shows

Jason Isbell Tests Positive for Covid, Postpones Shows

Jason Isbell Tests Positive for Covid, Postpones Shows

Jason Isbell says he’s examined optimistic for a breakthrough case of Covid-19 and might be suspending a string of upcoming concert events. The seven affected exhibits embrace two in Asheville, North Carolina, on Jan. 11 and 12; two in Louisville, Kentucky; and one-night-stands in Columbus, Ohio; Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania; and Wilmington, North Carolina. While the Asheville gigs set for this weekend are being canceled, the others are anticipated to be rescheduled.

“Got myself a breakthrough case of Covid- feeling wonderful however we’ll need to cancel the following few exhibits,” Isbell tweeted. “Refunds at level of buy however we’re engaged on rescheduling.” He additionally detailed his signs in a follow-up tweet: “Lotta sinus drainage sort stuff, scratchy in my throat and a few muscle aches however no cough or respiratory points fyi. Boosted and really grateful for it.”

As of now, Isbell and the 400 Unit’s January tour is slated to renew on Jan. 21 in Charlotte with Adia Victoria in assist. Victoria was slated to open the primary few dates of Isbell’s ongoing tour however was unable to start the run as a result of a optimistic case inside her touring half.

Over the previous 12 months or so, Isbell has been one of many extra vocal proponents of sustaining security whereas on tour by requiring both vaccination or a destructive Covid take a look at for entry in any respect of his exhibits. He spoke out in favor of vaccination too, imploring followers to not be frightened of the pictures.

“I believe if folks will look inside themselves, they are going to see that generally, the reality is that they’re afraid to get the vaccine,” Isbell instructed Rolling Stone final 12 months. “When my dad acquired the vaccine, he was afraid to get the vaccine. My spouse acquired the vaccine, and he or she was afraid to get the vaccine. And they sat down and had a dialogue. They talked to their physician. The physician instructed them, ‘This is why you don’t should be afraid of this.’ And they went they usually acquired the vaccine.”

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