Dead & Company show postponed after John Mayer undergoes emergency appendectomy

Singer, songwriter and guitarist John Mayer performs on his The Search for Everything World Tour at the AT&T Center on August 3, 2017 in San Antonio, Texas. / AFP PHOTO / SUZANNE CORDEIRO (Photo credit should read SUZANNE CORDEIRO/AFP/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS – The Dead & Company stop in New Orleans has been postponed after guitarist John Mayer came down with appendicitis.

In a Facebook page, the band announced that Mayer had to be hospitalized early this morning.

A new date will be announced as soon as possible, and refunds are available at the point of purchase, according to the band.