"some music was meant to stay underground..."

Headline News

The Exploited's Wattie Buchan Suffers Heart Attack On Stage

The British punk legends in The Exploited, who signed to Nuclear Blast earlier this year, are forced to cancel upcoming tour dates with label mates Hatebreed and stop all activities till May 2014.

Singer Wattie Buchan suffered a heart attack on stage during the band's concert last night (Thursday, February 13th) in Lisbon, Portugal during the "Tour Of Chaos" with Hatebreed and Napalm Death. The Exploited issued the following statement:

"We are sorry to say that due to a severe illness that Wattie can't continue with the tour. He will be in hospital for at least a week. Thanks for all the get-well messages. Much appreciated. Regards."

What's Next?

Please share this article if you found it interesting.

You can get related band news and info in the sidebar and on the respective band pages.


5 Comments on "Wattie Buchan Suffers Heart Attack On Stage"

Post your comments and discuss the article below! (no login required)

Diamond Oz's avatar

Senior News Correspondent

1. Diamond Oz writes:

Damn! Hope he gets better soon. One of my all time favourite punk vocalists and bands.

# Feb 14, 2014 @ 5:39 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
Anonymous Reader
2. eriqdeads writes:

Me and Exploited Barmy Army from Indonesia hope you getting well... Don't forget come to Indonesia AGAIN...

# Feb 15, 2014 @ 4:52 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
Anonymous Reader
3. be nut writes:

all the best mate,speedy recovery.

# Feb 16, 2014 @ 2:55 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
KMADD's avatar

Supporter

4. KMADD writes:

Yeah i hope he recovers that heart shiit is no joke.

# Feb 16, 2014 @ 3:22 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
Anonymous Reader
5. Liam dunsby writes:

Wattie hope you get better up and at em

# Feb 22, 2014 @ 7:51 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address

To minimize comment spam/abuse, you cannot post comments on articles over a month old. Please check the sidebar to the right or the related band pages for recent related news articles.