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The Who’s 50th birthday celebration is going to have to wait.

The British band has postponed the remaining dates on its North American tour, including a scheduled Oct. 17 date at Joe Louis Arena, after singer Roger Daltrey was diagnosed with viral meningitis, according to a statement released by the band’s camp. The band plans to resume the tour in the spring.

“We are very sorry to disappoint our fans in this way,” Daltrey said in a statement. “For the last four weeks, I have been in and out of the hospital and have been diagnosed with viral Meningitis. I am now on the mend and feeling a lot better but I am going to need a considerable time to recover. The doctors tell me I will make a complete recovery, but that I should not do any touring this year.”

Tickets for the originally planned shows will be honored at the new shows, which are expected to be announced soon.

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