My Morning Jacket cancels Louisville concerts after positive COVID test

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Grammy-nominated rock group My Morning Jacket, which was scheduled to play a sold-out show at the Iroquois Amphitheatre on Friday.

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A second concert scheduled for Louisville's Waterfront Park on Saturday, has been announced as two shows have been cancelled following the singer in the band was confirmed positive for coronavirus.

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The two shows could have been the first Louisville-bred group's hometown shows in the past six years.

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In a tweet on the afternoon of Thursday, MMJ announced lead singer Jim James "has tested positive for COVID.

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We regretfully must end our Friday and the Saturday show at the local venue."

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The ticket holders of tickets to the Iroquois and Waterfront concert will be able to claim a refund at the time where they purchased the tickets, in accordance with the announcement.

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The band has stated that they hope to schedule the Louisville shows in the near future however, no additional information is available at the time.

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