Singer Natalie Merchant’s concert at the State Theatre in Portland, scheduled for Friday, has been canceled because of illness.

A press release sent out by Merchant’s publicists Wednesday said that an illness has forced the singer to cancel the remainder of her July tour dates.

Ticket holders can get information about re-scheduled concert dates at

People who bought tickets for the show at the State Theatre can look for info at

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