Former Journey and The Dead Daisies drummer Deen Castronovo took to social media on Tuesday (February 23rd) to share the news that he will be undergoing a spinal procedure this morning.
Deen wrote on Instagram, "Well my brothers and sisters...Tomorrow morning I go in to get an epidural in my spine to alleviate the pain I'm in until I get the all clear for surgery. Say some prayers my friends. If this doesn't work it's under the knife ASAP!"
Castronovo made news recently when he announced his departure from The Dead Daisies. He said of the leaving the supergroup, "As some of you may have heard, I have officially left The Dead Daisies.
My decision to leave was not an easy one as I have great respect for my "former band members and a tremendous amount of love and appreciation for all the fans who supported us.
"This decision will ultimately give me time to spend with my family after touring extensively and schedule a minor back surgery to ensure that I am able get back on the road playing music and doing what I love!
"Rest assured I will be back and playing soon! I love you all. Stay healthy, stay safe and look for great things to come in the future! Stay tuned!"