Members of Aerosmith are expressing their sadness and support to their hometown following Monday’s explosions at the Boston Marathon. Drummer Joey Kramer was the first band member to address the tragic incident, tweeting, quote, “Our thoughts & prayers are with Boston. My heart is truly saddened.” In a second tweet he added “#PrayforBoston.”
Guitarist Joe Perry tweets, quote, “Sending out prayers to everyone in Boston and our Blue Army. Deepest sympathies to those who lost family members n those with injuries.”
Monday was a travel day for Aerosmith as they get ready for the Australian leg of their “Global Warming World Tour” — their first trip Down Under in 24 years. The group will launch the trek with a show in Sydney on Saturday. This tour also marks a first for Aerosmith. The band will be making their New Zealand performance debut with a concert in Auckland on April 24th.