Blakfish Break Up
2010-02-14 by Gabe Penisington | 15 Comments

Birmingham, England post-hardcore act Blakfish have broken up in acrimonious circumstances.

The band announced the split on MySpace: "There's no easy way to say this so we'll just jump right in. On Thursday the 11th of February, 2010 in Bilbao, Spain, mid tour with Biffy Clyro, Sam decided to announce that he could no longer continue as a member of Blakfish. This came as a complete shock to us and everyone else on the tour.

"We would like to send our deepest apologies to everyone who's supported us in anyway, all the people who have invested their time, faith and money into our band, or our friends, fans, promoters and our families who supported us as we threw everything away to dedicate our lives to this band.

"This was in no way a group decision and state that it is the choice of an individual which unfortunately affects many other people.

"The three of us and our manager Kirk will surely continue musically in the future as this is all we have ever wanted to do, but regrettably this is the end of the road for Blakfish."


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PirateSquid
February 14th 2010

1881 Comments


God dammit I'm gonna miss this band so much ;-;

PirateSquid
February 14th 2010

1881 Comments


What, no one cares about the 'fish?

PirateSquid
February 14th 2010

1881 Comments


Stop ruining my zinger titles.

elephantREVOLUTION
February 14th 2010

2731 Comments


never really listened to them...

Ewednesday
February 14th 2010

120 Comments


bad news, I wasn't a huge fan,but they were good and looked to be getting somewhere.

PirateSquid
February 14th 2010

1881 Comments


never really listened to them...
I confidently recommend Champions for you =o

Minus The Flair
Emeritus
February 14th 2010

862 Comments


sux

catsinflats
February 14th 2010

129 Comments


this is awful news, and also very unexpected. hopefully the remaining members will continue in some shape or form

tombits
February 14th 2010

3469 Comments


yeah this does suck, didn't see it coming.

Dethroned
February 14th 2010

48 Comments


It was clearly a group decision, they didn't have to break-up because the singer left. And either way...most of that statement was pretty rough towards the singer.

dancelogandance
February 15th 2010

38 Comments


really disappointing, all the good bands on big scary monsters break up. for example meet me in st. louis and colour

barbarianuk
February 15th 2010

11 Comments


my heart is broken

nickobretto
February 15th 2010

121 Comments


Wut?

Damrod
Moderator
February 15th 2010

1093 Comments


This sucks monkey balls... =(

They played a show in my town shortly after I got into Champions, had a chat with all of them and they were really nice folks. Especially the bassist. What a shame to see them go off like this. =( =( =(

PirateSquid
February 15th 2010

1881 Comments


Was the singer the douche who made them break up? ;-;



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