Belfast Telegraph

Mayer organises benefit concert

John Mayer has performed at his first concert in nearly two years.

The US singer-songwriter - who hasn't been able to hit the stage due to having treatment for a growth near his vocal cords - performed at a fundraiser he helped organise to benefit firefighters that helped save his home and others from a Montana wildfire.

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reported that John started with his first live performance of If I Ever Get Around To Living at a concert in Bozeman, Montana, which raised more than 100,000 dollars.

The fire raged in late August in nearby Livingston, while John was in Los Angeles receiving treatment for a growth near his vocal cords.

In May, a second granuloma was removed. The star said Botox injections used to keep his vocal cords from pressing together while they heal have limited his ability to hit high notes.


From Belfast Telegraph