Mumford bassist to have brain surgery

Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane has a blood clot on his brain that will require surgery, The Associated Press reports. The Grammy Award-winning folk-rock group postponed shows Tuesday in Dallas, Wednesday in The Woodlands in Texas and tomorrow in New Orleans. A statement on its website said there are no plans to postpone or cancel any other appearances on the current tour. Mumford & Sons has a headlining gig Saturday at the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn.