Anterior call it quits
2012-02-01 by Magnus Altkula STAFF | 16 Comments

Welsh metalcore/melodeath act Anterior are calling it quits after releasing only two full-length albums. The band will be playing one last show in London on March 2nd.

Statement from the band: "It is with great sadness and disappointment that we have decided to call it a day. After 10 years, 2 albums, many members and countless tours we will no longer be continuing with Anterior.

We are all still friends and have the best regards for each other and we all wish that things could have been different. Every band have their struggles, problems and adversity to overcome and we had all of it and some! Even though we came through it all and continued no matter what blocks stood in our way it is now time for us to go out on a high note. After being to so many countries and having the amazing, loyal and dedicated fanbase we do, this has been an immensely hard decision for us. There are many obstacles in the music industry and we can no longer fight the uphill battle to keep going.

We would like to thank our friends and families for their undying support over the years, our manager, our crew, our label, all of the amazing bands we have toured with and every single person who bought our records, came out to shows, pillaged our Merch, bought us beers and generally made this the experience of an entire lifetime! You are the reason that all of this was possible and we will never forget it. Thank you all so much for your love and support and for showing us how music can bring so much happiness. We love you all and always will."


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NocteDominum
Contributing Reviewer
February 1st 2012

6942 Comments


Had to happen I guess

Ignimbrite
February 1st 2012

5300 Comments


meh

booreno62
February 1st 2012

69 Comments


The only thing I have to say about all of these bands I don't care about breaking up is that I won't be surprised when bands I do care about break up.

macadoolahicky
February 1st 2012

1835 Comments


huh.

whatever.

bloc
February 1st 2012

34679 Comments


Pretty average band

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Scoot
February 1st 2012

17684 Comments


first album had a lot of promise. unfortunately, they regressed big time on the second

not a huge loss

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Wizard
February 1st 2012

19244 Comments


They sucked anyways.

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Beachcoma
February 1st 2012

526 Comments


Well, I didn't even know the band anyway

EyeForAnEye
February 1st 2012

1691 Comments


Never cared for them.

ShadowRemains
February 1st 2012

20256 Comments


boring band oh well

TRMshadow
February 1st 2012

4982 Comments


.... but what about posterior???

ev0ken
February 1st 2012

586 Comments


booo :/...loved This Age of Silence

FearThyEvil
February 2nd 2012

12286 Comments


Great first album very boring second album. They didn't last long though.

lancebramsay
February 2nd 2012

1585 Comments


10 years and only 2 albums...?

Ryce
February 2nd 2012

81 Comments


After ten years of not having any of their own ideas, they finally gave up.

KILL
February 2nd 2012

70718 Comments


yay

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