Category Archives: Break (Up) Stuff

Abnormality break up on good terms

Posted by on November 9, 2020

  Massachusetts’ brutal death metal outfit Abnormality have sadly announced they are no longer. After fifteen years together and three full-length efforts, including 2019’s Sociopathic Constructs,  the band has decided it’s time to close this chapter of their lives.   The group issued the following statement via Facebook:  “IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT It is with a heavy […]

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Anathema announce indefinite hiatus

Posted by on September 22, 2020

  As 2020 continues to be the year from hell, Anathema have announced their indefinite hiatus. The group has faced a number of unpredictable challenges in their personal lives this year, resulting in the inevitable decision to pursue their individual endeavors. The group’s latest effort could potentially be their last (hopefully not) with their eleventh […]

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Absu have broken up

Posted by on January 27, 2020

Absu have officially broken up. Drummer/vocalist Proscriptor McGovern announced the split on the band’s social media earlier today (27th).   McGovern expressed:    “After meager deliberation and zero remorse, I have decided to dissolve ABSU after three decades of existence. Collectively and universally speaking, this decision is finite due to insoluble circumstances, which has led […]

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60 bands disbanded in the 21st Century so far (2000-2020)

Posted by on January 10, 2020

As we saw with bands such as Mötley Crüe, Rage Against the Machine, Vio-lence, Mr.Bungle, Possessed, Exhorder, and many more that have disbanded/went on a hiatus and returned, there’s always a chance for a group to reform. They can also reappear for a quick reunion just to disappear again and sometimes come back once more, […]

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Alexi Laiho might not be able to use the name Children of Bodom

Posted by on November 19, 2019

Earlier this month, Children of Bodom announced the departure of three original members: drummer Jaska Raatikainen, bassist Henkka T. Blacksmith, and keyboardist Janne Wirman. This left frontman, Alexi Laiho on the search for new members, however a new obstacle has arose. In a new article by Finnish music magazine Soundi, apparently Raatikainen, Seppälä and Wirman all own […]

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