Rhythm guitarist Frank Sidoris, for Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators, will have to miss the remainder of the band’s European tour as he travels back to the U.S. to be with his wife, His wife Alexandria will undergo her first full-on chemotherapy treatment in her battle with with cervical cancer. Cory Churko, who plays alongside Conspirators members Todd Kerns and Brent Fitz in their cover band Toque, will fill in for Sidoris for all Conspirators dates between June 25 at the Rockhal festival in Luxembourg and July 9 in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Kerns posted on social media: “I miss him already. Frank is headed home until the U.S./Canada leg of the Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators ‘Living The Dream’ 2019 tour to look after his lovely wife Alexandria who is winning her fight with cancer. Our dear friend Cory Churko will be sitting in from Luxembourg to Tel Aviv. As much as we will miss Frank, we are fortunate to have such a talented and good-hearted friend like Cory to fill in. We love you, Allie and Frank, and we got you.”
A GoFundMe page has been launched to raise money needed to help Finley cover the costs of her cancer treatment.