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Vocal cord issues force Lambert to postpone show

Monday, July 13, 2015 – Miranda Lambert looks to continue her touring schedule on Friday after canceling a show last week in Canada due to vocal cord issues.

"I can't believe this is happening," Lambert said on her web site. "I am sure most of you heard the news about the show in Calgary having to be rescheduled due to my vocal issues. Thanks for all your posts and well wishes, I promise I will do everything to get better quickly!"

Lambert was slated to perform at the Scotia Bank Saddledome concert scheduled for Thursday. She will return for the show at a date to be determined.

Lambert is schedule to resume touring on July 17 in Minot, N.D.

"I am so sorry that I can't be at Stampede this week, but I'll be back in Calgary just as soon as I can for all of my Stampede fans," said Lambert.

"We understand that this news is disappointing for fans," said Paul Rosenberg, Chief Operating Officer. "We will know more about rescheduling the concert later; in the meantime, we hope that fans use their tickets for admission to Stampede and enjoy all that we have to offer - including live country music at Nashville North."

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