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Blink-182 cancel residency due to Travis Barker having blood clots
Blink-182 cancel Las Vegas residency (Picture: WireImage)

Blink-182 have cancelled their Las Vegas residency after finding out their drummer Travis Barker has blood clots in both of his arms.

The band were set to perform over two nights at the Palms Hotel and Casino in Sin City, but have postponed their King of the Weekend shows last minute due to doctors orders.

A statement posted on the bands Twitter revealed the reason behind the shows cancellations and told fans they wont be able to perform until Travis gets the all clear from his medical team.

The post read: Friends, Travis Barker is suffering from blood clots in both arms and unfortunately cannot perform until cleared to do so by his medical team.

Blink-182 cancel residency due to Travis Barker having blood clots
The band revealed Travis had blood clots in both of his arms (Picture: Getty Images)

The situation is currently being closely monitored.

Due to this situation it is with great regret that Blink-182 Kings of the Weekend Las Vegas residency dates this weekend must be rescheduled.

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It continued: New dates will be posted on the bands website shortly.

If you are not able to attend the rescheduled dates, refunds will be available at point of purchase.

Fans who have purchased tickets will be able to get a refund or attend the rescheduled dates.

The 42-year-old has since spoken out about his health, telling his followers that it kills him that he cant perform.

Blink-182 cancel residency due to Travis Barker having blood clots
Travis said it killed him not being able to perform (Picture: Getty Images)

He said: Drumming is my life and it kills me that I cant perform for you guys this weekend.

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I hope to be back as soon as I can – Travis Barker.

Fans were quick to comment on his post and sent the sticksman their love and support, wishing him a speedy recovery.

One wrote: Feel better Trav! Hope you get better soon. Your health comes first.

Another added: OMG! Get well soon @travisbarker I hope its nothing serious.

Someone else said: One of the greatest drummers! Hope you get better soon dude!

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This isnt the first time blink have cancelled their shows as just last month they pulled out of their performance at the Hard Rock Sioux City show due to unforeseen circumstances.

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