The following press release appeared on the Quo website on January 11th regarding Francis's scheduled solo tour of the UK in February 2011.
"Francis Rossi has been forced to cancel the UK solo tour scheduled to run between 1 and 8 February 2011. Francis requires urgent surgery for a hernia complaint. The tour is unable to be rescheduled at this time due to Francis' recording commitments with Quo for the forthcoming album.
Francis Rossi commented, "I hate to have to cancel shows and hope that the fans realise that these situations are outside my control".
Refunds are available for all ticketholders for the cancelled shows and customers should return to their point of purchase.
The next confirmed Francis Rossi solo activity is the release of 'Live at St. Luke's, London' which is being released on CD, DVD & Blu Ray on March 4th."Revisit the January 2011 event list