Randy Newman has cancelled his forthcoming European tour, which includes two dates at Dublin's Vicar Street next Monday and Tuesday (November 3rd and 4th).

The cancellation is "on doctor's orders because of physical limitations and severe pain caused by stenosis in the lower back and neck."

issued a statement saying: ""I deeply regret not being able to come.  I like it so much in Europe and I've always been treated so well.  I'll get there as soon as I can."

Refunds available from point of purchase.