Exploited Front Watty Buchan. On Saturday, December 10, 2010, he collapsed on stage at a concert in Columbia after suffering a suspected heart attack and was taken to the hospital.
The 65-year-old punk legend, who has a history of heart problems, was performing the song. “Army Life” At La Estrella Roja Calle 66, he started to lose health with his teammates, closing his chest and bending over before falling to his knees.
Spokesman b Exploited He later gave a statement to STV news: “The last game in Colombia Watty Another suspect had a heart attack. He tried to play but had to stop a couple of songs until he finally dropped. He was taken to hospital by ambulance but more than 900 people refused to leave the scene until they heard he was safe.
“Exploited Here they are treated as idols, and Watty He appears as the king of punk. He kept the punk movement alive when everyone in the press said it was dead. He is truly a living legend. “
In February 2014 Buchan He suffered a heart attack on stage in Lisbon, Portugal. Shows in August 2018 and September 2019 also had to be canceled due to this. Buchanhealth problems.
After one year Watty In the year I might hate your band.: “I thought I wouldn’t be able to do gigs anymore, so I’m glad I can still do gigs.” He later said. Tattoo.com “They cut my leg right in my tattoo and put it back,” he said of his heart operation, adding, “The most important thing in life is your health. If you don’t have health, you have nothing. Crazy – everyone.”
Following BuchanFalling on stage Saturday, Exploited He released a statement on his social media accounts.
It reads in part.[On] December 10, 2022 at the end of the set Watty In Bogota, COL collapsed on stage and was rushed to hospital by ambulance.
“Due to doctor’s orders, all remaining shows for 2022 have been cancelled.
“We apologize to the fans, promoters and anyone affected by this situation. Thank you for your understanding. We also apologize for the cancellation of our London show on December 16th. Watty Tired and told to cancel all upcoming games for this year.
It was founded in 1979. Exploited It is widely considered to be one of the most influential punk bands of all time.
The band performed in Peru, Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica, Brazil and Colombia as part of their Fall 2022 tour.
Apologies to anyone who tried to catch us in Cali and London. We will try our best to get back to you all ASAP.
Watty’s health must come first.
A big thank you to the wonderful medical professionals here in Bogotá, and your kindness is greatly appreciated.#punk#Exploited#visitpic.twitter.com/DPEAZ6UjSo
— Exploited (@ExploitedBand) December 11, 2022