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Skindred’s Benji Webbe Has Had Surgery

Rob Sayce
Rob Sayce 20 September 2015 at 13.04

Get well soon, Benji!



Skindred frontman Benji Webbe has had surgery after being taken ill in Jamaica.

The band cancelled a festival appearance this weekend, but Benji is said to be "On the road to recovery."

We wish him the very best.

Here's the band's statement in full.

"Dear fans,

We have unfortunately had to cancel our upcoming appearance at L'Boulevard Festival in Casablanca this coming weekend due to Benji being taken ill whilst on holiday in Jamaica.

Following a surgical procedure he is now on the road to recovery but sadly won't be able to perform at this coming weekends event.

We would like to apologise to all that were looking forward to seeing us there and we really hope to be able to perform at L'Boulevard Festival in 2016 if the opportunity to do so is still there.

Arya, Dan, Dan, Mikey and Benji."

Skindred's sixth album 'Volume' is out on October 30 through Napalm Records, and they're set to tour with Crossfaith, hed(PE) and Yashin later this year.

NOVEMBER

04 - SOUTHAMPTON Guildhall
05 - NORWICH UEA
06 - NOTTINGHAM Rock City
07 - MANCHESTER Academy
08 - NEWCASTLE Academy
10 - GLASGOW ABC
11 - LEEDS Stylus
12 - BRISTOL Academy
13 - BIRMINGHAM Institute
14 - LONDON Brixton Academy

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