WHEATLAND (CBS13) – Southern rock icons Lynyrd Skynyrd are postponing their upcoming date at the Toyota Amphitheatre.
The show was originally scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 17 at the Wheatland venue.READ MORE: Video Released Of Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting Of Tahoe Park Resident Who Shot At Authorities
Recently, guitarist and original member Gary Rossington had heart surgery to repair a leaky valve. The band decided to delay their tour to allow Rossington proper time to recover.READ MORE: Coroner Identifies Passenger Killed In Wrong-Way DUI Crash On Highway 99
The band says Rossington is expected to make a full recovery.
Luckily for fans, Lynyrd Skynyrd is rescheduling the date on another Saturday, this time on Oct. 19. Tickets purchased for the original date will be honored for the rescheduled one.MORE NEWS: Looting Suspect Accused Of Dozens Of Thefts Arrested In South Lake Tahoe