Janick Gers sprained his back and suffered a head injury when he fell from the stage during a concert last week in Mannheim, Germany. The guitarist lost consciousness and was bleeding from the head as a result of the fall. He was treated at a nearby Hospital where he received several stitches and was ordered to take a week off.
Gers, is in London recovering and the band has been forced to cancel a number of dates including shows in Essen, Germany - Sophia, Bulgaria and Athens, Greece.
Iron Maiden are still set to begin a North American tour with Rob Halford's new band and Queensryche on August 1st in Toronto.
is how the North American Tour stands at the moment.
8/1 - Toronto, ON -
Air Canada Centre
8/2 - Montreal, QC - Molson Centre
8/3 - Quebec City, QC - Colisee Arena
8/5 - New York, NY - Madison Square Garden
8/6 - Boston, MA - Tweeter Center
8/8 - Hartford, CT - Meadows Music Center
8/9 - Portland, ME - Cumberland County Civic Center.
8/11 - Pittsburgh, PA - Starlake Ampitheatre
8/12 - Philadelphia, PA - E-Center
8/13 - Scranton, PA - Coors Light Ampitheatre.
8/15 - Detroit, MI - Pine Knob Ampitheatre
8/16 - Buffalo, NY - Darien Lake Ampitheatre
8/19 - St. Louis, MO - Riverport Ampitheater
8/20 - Kansas City, KS - Sandstone Ampitheatre
8/23 - Cleveland, OH - Blossom Music Center
8/25 - Chicago, IL - UIC Pavilion
8/26 - Milwaukee, WI - Marcus Ampitheatre
8/27 - St. Paul, MN - Roy Wilkins Auditorium
8/29 - Colorado Springs, CO - World Arena
8/30 - Denver, CO - Red Rocks Ampitheatre
9/1 - Dallas, TX - Starplex Ampitheatre
9/2 - Houston, TX - Woodlands Pavilion
9/3 - San Antonio, TX - Sunken Garden Ampitheatre
9/4 - San Antonio, TX - Sunken Garden Ampitheatre
9/6 - El Paso, TX - University Of Texas - El Paso
9/8 - Albuquerque, NM - Mesa Del Sol
9/9 - Phoenix, AZ - Desert Sky Pavilion
9/10 - Irvine, CA - Verizon Wireless (Irvine Meadows)
9/12 - San Diego, CA - San Diego Sports Arena
9/13 - Los Angeles, CA - Universal Amphitheatre
9/15 - Bakersfield, CA - Centennial Garden
9/16 - San Jose, CA - Shoreline Ampitheatre
9/18 - Anchorage, AK - Sullivan Arena
9/20 - Tacoma, WA - Tacoma Dome
9/21 - Vancouver, BC - Pacific Coliseum
9/23 - Calgary, AB - Saddledome
9/24 - Edmonton, AB - Skyreach Centre