Zao drop off Warped Tour following injuryTuesday, August 9, 2005 6:52 PM PT / 7,796 views
While performing this past week on the Smart Punk stage as part of this summer's Warped Tour, Zao guitarist Russ Cogdell reaggravated an old knee injury and has been ordered by doctors to undergo surgery. As such, the group will miss the last five days of their Warped Tour stint. States the band, "We are very sorry about this to the fans who will miss us, but obviously Russ's health must be a priority. Thanks for your understanding."