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Bon Jovi tours without Richie Sambora

FILE - This May 20 2012 file phoshows BJovi guitarist Richie Samborperforming Bamboozle Festival Asbury Park N.J. Richie Samborwill not

FILE - This May 20, 2012 file photo shows Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora performing at the Bamboozle Festival in Asbury Park N.J. Richie Sambora will not be performing with Bon Jovi during the current leg of the band’s Because We Can tour. The band, on its website Tuesday April 2, 2013, cited “personal issues.” The band says all shows will go on as scheduled. No other information was given. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry, file) ORG XMIT: NY117

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Updated: April 10, 2013 11:58AM



Guitarist Richie Sambora, 53, will not be performing with Bon Jovi during the current leg of the band’s tour. That’s scheduled to end April 25, well before the band’s July 12 show at Soldier Field. A statement from the band cited “personal issues” but gave no further details.



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