X-RAY SPEX frontwoman Poly Styrene has been diagnosed with cancer and as a result has cancelled touring for the foreseeable future. A press release stated:

"It comes as a huge shock to all those who know Poly Styrene and X-ray Spex that Poly has been diagnosed with cancer, she is currently undergoing various treatments in her battle with this illness. She is devastated that she cannot commit to any live dates at this stage, but her album remains a very positive force in her current journey. Poly has been tweeting about her illness and will continue to keep in touch with fans."

Read updates about Poly Styrene's experiences and the new album at her Twitter.

Her solo album, 'Generation Indigo', is still due for an April 25th release.

Vive Le Rock would like to wish Poly Styrene a speedy recovery.


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