Electronic duo Simian Mobile Disco cancels upcmoning tour in America duo to the news of Jas Shaw’s diagnosis.
According to the official statement, “AL amyloidosis is a rare disease caused by abnormal deposition and accumulation of proteins in the tissues of the body,” Jas is currently undergoing chemotherapy treatment.
“I’m still getting my head around it and don’t know how things are going to progress but it turns out that the people that I know are lovely and have been very supportive,” Jas said on his personal Twitter account.
Because the majority of you lot on here are people I’ve met I thought I’d do a message to go along with the one that’s on the smd feed.
I’ve been diagnosed with AL Amyloidosis, started chemo last Thursday.
— Jas shaw (@Jas_shaw) March 26, 2018