Heavy metal icons W.A.S.P. have released a statement regarding the cancellation of the band’s summer 2013 European festival dates. Frontman Blackie Lawless had an accident and broke his leg.
The statement issued was the following: “W.A.S.P. will unfortunately be forced to cancel the upcoming European festivals for summer 2013. Blackie Lawless was injured in a vehicle related accident that resulted in him breaking a leg. Complete recovery is expected following surgery. W.A.S.P. apologizes with all sincerity and say to all of our fans that we will be back next year bigger and better than ever. Blackie would also like to thank in advance all of those who wish to make inquiries about his well-being.”