Founding CANCER BATS Guitarist Quits, Band Postpones 2021 Tour Dates

Founding Cancer Bats guitarist Scott Middleton has introduced he is leaving the band. Middleton stated latest life occasions have compelled him to depart, and that he has “nothing however love” for his now former bandmates.

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“After a lot consideration and an incredible 17 years collectively, I’ve determined that I can be parting methods with Cancer Bats. I look again on all of the data we made, the numerous excursions & reveals, the accomplishments we achieved collectively, and recollections we have shared, with immense delight and gratitude.

“I’ve nothing however love and help for Mike, Jaye and Liam and need all of them the very best sooner or later. I additionally want to lengthen an enormous because of all of the crew & bands we hit the street with, the superb PR groups, labels, brokers, managers, producers, venues, artists, photographers, and journalists we ever labored with; and naturally, all of the unimaginable buddies and supporters of CB Worldwide, with out whom, our profession and success wouldn’t have been doable.

“After latest life occasions, now, greater than ever it feels the time is true for me to prioritize my household, private development/well being, and focus my music profession towards serving to different bands and artists via my expertise and fervour for producing, mastering, and mixing.

“I’m presently within the strategy of constructing my very own recording studio east of Toronto, on the bay of Quinte, within the Belleville / Pec area, which can be prepared within the subsequent month or so.

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“Please do not hesitate to get in contact.”

In gentle of Middleton’s departure, Cancer Bats has introduced they’re suspending all their 2021 dates to 2022. The band additionally makes clear that this isn’t the tip, and that they are going to quickly hit the studio to file new music.

“We want Scott all the very best in his future endeavours. That is certainly not the tip of Cancer Bats. The three of us will proceed on this sonic path of destruction, heading into the studio quickly to start out monitoring CB7.

“As a result of Scotts departure, we’re going to be suspending all reveals for the remainder of the 12 months. Thanks to your understanding and we are able to wait to see you all subsequent 12 months!!!!

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“Due to Scott for being our Brother in Metallic the final 17 years. Many hails to Scoeb the Mayor.”

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