HIM Cancel US Tour


HIM have had to cancel their current tour due to frontman, Ville Valo being diagnosed with severe asthma with presumptive pneumonia.

The following statement was released, explaining Valo’s illness, ticket refunds and the promise for the tour to continue sometime during the Summer.

“HIM’s North American tour (which was due to kick off in Los Angeles on May 3rd at the House Of Blues) has been cancelled due to unforeseen medical circumstances. HIM’s lead vocalist Ville Valo has been diagnosed with severe asthma with presumptive pneumonia. Tickets for all dates will be refunded at the point of purchase. HIM will be back later this summer as part of the Rock Allegiance tour.

The Finnish band mostly known for their hit singles “Rip Out the Wings of a Butterfly” and “Killing Loneliness  released their eight album, Tears on Taps on April 30th.