April 26, 2018

Huey Lewis says he's lost his hearing, cancels all future shows

14 April 2018, 06:37 | Israel Caldwell

Huey Lewis and the News cancel all 2018 performances due to frontman's hearing loss

Huey Lewis reveals 'horrible' news about hearing loss

In a put up on Twitter, Lewis acknowledged: "Two and a half months previously, merely sooner than a gift in Dallas, I misplaced most of my listening to".

He continued by saying he had seen hearing specialists at Stanford, the Mayo Clinic and the House Ear Institute.

Lewis and his band were set to perform at Avila Beach on May 27.

"This is something I heard about when I got into work this morning - it was the first anyone had heard of it", said marketing and communication co-ordinator D'arci Lawrence. The illness is a disorder of the inner ear that, along with hearing loss, also can cause vertigo (spinning), tinnitus (ringing in the ear) and the feeling of pressure.

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"For positive, I actually really feel awful about this and need to sincerely apologise to all the followers who've already bought tickets and have been planning to return again see us".

Among the dates Lewis has ben forced to give up is one at Outside Lands, a large festival held annually in San Francisco.

Lewis, best known for his hit "Power Of Love" from the Back To The Future soundtrack, said he visited a number of clinics "hoping to find an answer" to his symptoms. In a statement released Friday, April 13, 2018, Huey Lewis and The News announced the cancellation of its 2018 tour while frontman Lewis deals with the sudden loss of his hearing.

Huey Lewis and the News has a big enough following and deep enough discography to prompt cover bands, perhaps the most notable being Sacramento-based SuperHuey.

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