Category Archives: Splits

Stephen Pearcy quits Ratt

Posted by on April 24, 2014

For the third time in the band’s career, singer Stephen Pearcy has left Ratt. The  band’s last album, 2010′s Infestation, was well-received, and it was thought that the band was working on a new album. While they may be doing so, it will be with a new vocalist. Here’s a statement that Pearcy made: After 30 […]

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Singer Henry Derek parts ways with Joey Jordison’s Scar The Martyr

Posted by on April 10, 2014

Before the end of 2013, Slipknot announced they had parted ways with Joey Jordison. While the drummer has since made it clear that the split wasn’t his choice, he’s now faced with a lineup shakeup in his own group Scar The Martyr, as singer Henry Derek has called it quits. Derek announced that he was […]

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Dave Lombardo discloses Slayer financials, explains reason behind split [UPDATED]

Posted by on March 12, 2014

[UPDATE] According to a post on MetalSucks, one of their contributors has written a book titled Slayer 66 2/3: The Jeff & Dave Years and says Lombardo’s number might not be accurate. According to the author, D.X. Ferris, Lombardo had to support his ex-wife Teresa after their divorce with $100,000 annually, as he was apparently getting […]

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Modern Day Escape Call It Quits But Forget To Tell Drummer

Posted by on March 5, 2014

Yesterday, Modern Day Escape decided to call for what they say is an indefinite hiatus, but looks to be more or less a breakup. The following was posted to the band’s Facebook page: Dear beloved fans and friends a like, since 2006 MDE has written 4 killer rock albums, met some great people, played some […]

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The Faceless part ways with guitarist Wes Hauch

Posted by on February 17, 2014

Last fall, rumors circled the web that bassist Evan Brewer had left The Faceless. While both the band and Brewer quickly dispelled that rumor, it appears that The Faceless have indeed parted ways with yet another member. This time, it’s guitarist Wes Hauch. The Faceless issued the following statement this weekend announcing Hauch’s departure: “The […]

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