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Cat Power Says European Tour Is in Jeopardy

Chan Marshall considers canceling over money, health woes

Cat Power performs in Washington, DC.
Kyle Gustafson/For The Washington Post via Getty Images
October 31, 2012 12:15 PM ET

Chan Marshall, better known as Cat Power, has posted a photo on Instagram along with a note explaing that she is considering canceling her European tour due to bankruptcy and health concerns. Full text of the post follows:

I may have to cancel my European tour due to bankruptcy & my health struggle with angioedema. I have not thrown in any towel, I am trying ot figure out what best I can do. Heart broken. Worked so hard. Got sick day after Sun came out & been struggling to keep all points of me in equilibrium: mind, spirit, body healthy, centered & grounded. I am doing the best I can. I fucking love this planet. I refuse to give up. Though I may need to restrategize for my security & health.

Cat Power will wrap up her North American tour on November 8th at Los Angeles' Hollywood Palladium. Her European tour is scheduled to start on November 26th in Amsterdam.

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