Que claro que sí, que puede que no, que sí de nuevo pero con menor despliegue de medios para contener el gasto... Al final Cat Power ha debido prestar atención a quienes mejor la quieren y ha decidido posponer su anunciada gira europea hasta comienzos del próximo año en aras de su propia salud financiera, física y mental. Sus fechas en España en el marco del Primavera Club quedan por tanto canceladas.
De nuevo a través de una larga nota publicada en Instagram, Marshall explica las razones de su decisión, motivada principalmente por la angiodema que viene padeciendo desde hace unos meses y por ciertos problemas financieros que hacían imposible traer a Europa la producción escénica completa que la artista había preparado para la gira de presentación de “ Sun” (Matador, 2012). Aquí te copiamos la nota entera, tal cual, en inglés.
“As many of my fans know, I've been suffering from angioedema. It can attack at random & is extremely frightening and dangerous when it hits my throat, windpipe, or tongue, and I've been hospitalized for it eight times since the first attack, 2 DAYS AFTER MY RECORD RELEASE. Since then, I worked very very hard with all the best allergists, cardiologists, neurologists, accupuncurists, homeopathists & renowned healers that I could find, Body Talk, Reiki, Yoga, etc. so that I COULD DO THIS AMERICAN TOUR. I did my best & I want to do MORE & BETTER.
The American tour has been wonderful and amazing, and with me being unable to AFFORD to bring my show with full production, (which i helped create) to Europe, financially, really dumped a huge additional amount of stress on me as i was and still am fighting trying to get tour support.
I have to postpone my European tour until early next year, so I can return home and re-engage myself back into my health regimen.
I fucking love my fans. Everything I do regarding my career, I FIRST, think of my fans and this world we all share. But right now, I HAVE TO think of myself because I have to learn trough meditation & being clear from alcohol & cigarettes & red meat and lots of rest amongst my menagerie of doctors.... I have to think of MYSELF right now because I have to now LEARN to heal myself. Through that, I can learn to help others to heal themselves. I know my fans will understand and I thank them and love them much more than I believe they could ever know. I am here and do what I do, for them and because of them. You have kept me alive this long, I refuse to give up on you OR MYSELF. And that goes to all the journalists who write a true story as well. To you all in the struggle. May light be on your path at every step.”