Morbid Angel stopped a hometown present in Florida after a handful of songs when founding guitarist Trey Azagthoth appeared to fall ailing and develop into unsteady on his toes.
The loss of life metallic pioneers had been performing on the The Orpheum in Tampa on Friday (April 21) when Azagthoth wanted assist from roadies to remain standing. They eliminated his guitar and helped him off stage whereas the opposite three band members tried to play on.
Vocalist and bass participant Steve Tucker instructed the viewers the guitarist had injured himself, they usually performed another track with out Azagthoth earlier than leaving the stage.
Tucker stated: “I feel we’re gonna name it an evening. With out the chief, I apologize. I really like all you motherfuckers. Thanks for coming. Hopefully Trey is all proper. We’ll see you all once more actual quickly. You’ve a great fucking night time.”
On the time of writing, the band have made no additional touch upon Azagthoth’s situation.
They had been because of wrap up their present tour on the Tradition Room in Fort Lauderdale, Florida tonight (Saturday, April 22). However as of seven.30pm, neither the band nor the venue have confirmed if the present goes forward.
Followers have been speculating as to what prompted Azagthoth’s withdrawal from the stage, and others have been posting on social media, attempting to promote their tickets for tonight’s present.
It caps a troublesome 2023 for the band, who had been preparing for a present in Illinois final month when a twister devastated the venue and prompted the roof to break down.
Fan Frederick Forest Livingston, Jr was killed within the tragedy, and the band later requested individuals to assist a GoFundMe web page launched to lift cash for his household.