The King Blues Break Up
2012-04-03 by Sanders | 23 Comments
The King Blues have to announced their intention to break up following a final album release in June 2012.

From the band's Facebook page:

"It is with great sadness and very heavy hearts that we must inform you, that as of today The King Blues are no more.

We are all immensely proud of our body of work. We will be releasing the last The King Blues album entitled ‘Long Live The Struggle’ as the final chapter. The album will be released in early July 2012

We simply feel we have taken things as far as they can go and it would be unfair on you if we were to go through the motions like so many other artists do. We all believe strongly in what The King Blues stands for.

Can we take this opportunity to thank you all so much for your support, love and passion down the years.

long live the struggle

in solidarity,

The King Blues"
Tagged: The King Blues

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IfYouRun
April 3rd 2012
294 Comments


Pretty sad. I always liked this band and Itch is a damn good lyricist. Interested to see if he does something new.

omnipanzer
April 3rd 2012
21646 Comments


Josh will be crushed.

omnipanzer
April 3rd 2012
21646 Comments


See

Tyrael
April 3rd 2012
20946 Comments


WHAT

FUCK THIS SHIT

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mitch91
April 3rd 2012
412 Comments


Itch has had a side project lined up for a while- its supposedly Rancid meets The Beastie Boys meets Skrillex (I hope I've remembered that correctly!).

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Blackbelt54
April 3rd 2012
4276 Comments


Sad. I should probably listen to these guys at some point

bloc
April 3rd 2012
35010 Comments


Psshhh I am the King of Blues

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Owantjaaaa
April 3rd 2012
3377 Comments


The Future is not what it used to be... :'(

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adkymo
April 3rd 2012
162 Comments


i couldn't stomach their last album, but this still sucks.

Ire
April 3rd 2012
41822 Comments


damn hans isn't having a very good week

Titan50
April 3rd 2012
4588 Comments


gonna kill myself now

DoubtGin
April 3rd 2012
6752 Comments


"oh no"

Sanders
April 3rd 2012
2361 Comments


Yeah this is shit, but they were sometimes a little too preachy for my liking

DuMont
April 3rd 2012
84 Comments


Went off this band when most of the members left, their first two albums are great though.

deathofasalesman
April 3rd 2012
5852 Comments


For some reason I saw this coming. Well kinda sucks. I wasn't crazy about them but they wuz cool.

phishing
April 3rd 2012
395 Comments


you guys are wrong punk and poetry is their best

simonpettersen
April 3rd 2012
272 Comments


Quiting while still on top? Quiting after releasing what they believe is as good as they'll ever be? Like At the Gates? Imense respect for that.

Spec
April 3rd 2012
27271 Comments


Dude what the fuck.

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Spec
April 3rd 2012
27271 Comments


DOES ANYBODY CARE ABOUT USSS

BonRurgundy
April 3rd 2012
352 Comments


They were a great laugh live.

ncguitar
April 3rd 2012
2456 Comments


Damn, this sucks.

WE ARE FUCKING ANGREYYYYYYY

ArmyOfRage
April 4th 2012
230 Comments


I thought these guys could only keep going up. They're one of my favourite bands and I'm so glad I got to see them live in September just gone. Their set was awesome, and the support The Skints were damn good too. Along with Motion City Soundtrack, they're a top live band.

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
April 7th 2012
22034 Comments


HOW COULD THEY BREAK UP ON MY BIRTHDAY

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