Merle Haggard has been hospitalized in California for double pneumonia. A statement from his publicist states that all of his concert appearances for the month of March have been postponed while he seeks treatment.
According to a press release, Haggard’s show with Marty Stuart in Jonesboro, Ark. on March 3 has now been rescheduled for May 10.
Since his hospitalization, Haggard’s been forced to cancel or postpone dozens of tour dates. Although his representatives cancelled all of his tour stops for the month of February, Haggard opted to try and play the shows anyway. His weak appearance during these dates concerned many fans.