Jared James Nichols forced to cancel live shows after breaking his arm picking up a roadcase

Jared James Nichols
(Image credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images / Jared James Nichols/Instagram)

Jared James Nichols has been forced to cancel the remaining shows of his current live run, after he awkwardly tried to pick up a road case and subsequently broke his arm.

The unfortunate incident took place after Nichols’ show supporting Black Stone Cherry last Saturday (October 16) at Scout Bar, Houston, with the blues guitar ace revealing the extent of his injuries in a lengthy post on social media the day after.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.