NEW ORLEANS - The Rolling Stones postponed their Sunday concert at the Superdome as Tropical Storm Barry churns off the Gulf Coast.
The legendary rockers will now take the stage Monday, the band announced Friday. Tickets for the original date will be honored.
UPDATE FROM NEW ORLEANS: Due to the weather we’re moving Sunday’s Superdome show to Monday. Hang onto your tickets, they will be honored on July 15. We’re here with you — we’ll get through this together. #stonesnofilter #neworleans— The Rolling Stones (@RollingStones) July 12, 2019
“We’re going to be caught in a crossfire hurricane but we’re staying to play the show on Monday night, so stay safe and see you all then,” frontman Mick Jagger said on social media.
New Orleans we’re going to be caught in a crossfire hurricane but we’re staying to play the show on Monday night, so stay safe and see you all then. pic.twitter.com/zLitvNqwS9— Mick Jagger (@MickJagger) July 12, 2019
The Stones had to cancel a May 2 performance at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and postponed its No Filter tour earlier this year as Jagger underwent heart surgery.
The Superdome performance Monday will be the first time the band has performed in New Orleans since 1994, The Times-Picayune reported.