Brent Fitz To Miss Drumming Duties For Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators

Jason Bullinger for Alternative Revolt

Brent Fitz, the drummer for Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators will miss the last six shows of the band’s summer 2019 U.S. tour so that he can undergo emergency surgery for a detached retina. Shane Gaalaas will the drummer for all dates between August 6 in Nashville, Tennessee and August 13 in Orlando, Florida, will be Shane Gaalaas.

Fitz: “Unfortunately I’ve had to leave the current SMKC tour due to emergency surgery for a detached retina. It leaves me heartbroken to not be able to play the last week of shows. I will miss everyone but just know that the mighty Shane Gaalaas has come to save the day on drums!”