The Rolling Stones' entire "14 On Fire" tour of Australia and New Zealand has been postponed in the wake of the death of Mick Jagger's girlfriend, fashion designer L'Wren Scott.
The legendary rock group announced the news on Tuesday, March 18, a day after she was found dead in her New York City apartment. The Rolling Stones had initially canceled the tour's first concert, which was set to take place in Perth on Wednesday.
"The Rolling Stones are deeply sorry and disappointed to announce the postponement of the rest of their 14 ON FIRE tour of Australia and New Zealand following the death of L'Wren Scott," the group said in a statement to OTRC.com. " Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood wish to thank all of their fans for their support at this difficult time and hope that they will fully understand the reason for this announcement."
The shows are set to be rescheduled and updates will be posted on the official Rolling Stones website, the band added. Check out a list of postponed dates:March 19 - Perth Arena - postponed
March 22 - Adelaide Oval- postponed
March 25 - Sydney Allphones Arena - postponed
March 28 - Melbourne Rod Laver Arena - postponed
March 30 - Macedon Ranges Hanging Rock - postponed
April 2 - Brisbane Entertainment Centre - postponed
April 5 - Auckland Mt Smart Stadium - postponed
The group has not made any comment about the status of their European tour that is set to begin in June.
Earlier in the day, Jagger posted a heartbreaking message about Scott. Check it out here.
(Pictured above: Mick Jagger and L'Wren Scott appear at the launch of the L'Wren Scott Collection at Banana Republic at the Chateau Marmont hotel in West Hollywood, California on Nov. 19, 2013. Credit: Sara De Boer / Startraksphoto.com.)