Sonic Syndicate breaks hiatus
2012-05-25 by simonpettersen | 49 Comments

Swedish metal band Sonic Syndicate have announced that after a 9 month long hiatus they are
officially back and will be performing live for the first time since the hiatus at the
Vekeri Festival in Hungary on June 22nd.
They also made it official that guitarist and founding member Roger Sjunnesson is no longer
a part of the band, seeing how in their facebook statement they said that they parted ways
with 2 members. Former vocalist, Richard Sjunesson left the band in 2011 and formed The
Unguided along with Roger whom has ever since the formation of The Unguided been excluded
from live shows and promotional business.
No information regarding the current line-up or possible fifth album have been announced
yet.
For the official facebook statement vissit:
http://www.facebook.com/SonicSyndicateBand

Twitter

Band Page: Sonic Syndicate

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BallsToTheWall
May 24th 2012

44164 Comments


Cool the SS are back.

Eclecticist
May 24th 2012

3863 Comments


They suck. I have already pledged my fan-boy allegiance to The Unguided.

bloc
May 24th 2012

34675 Comments


Only Inhuman had a couple of goodies. The rest has been ass.

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The7thVermicide
May 24th 2012

925 Comments


We rule the night is just a big pile of shit, their bassist is the only thing that matters because she's hot as hell

BallsToTheWall
May 24th 2012

44164 Comments


Why hasn't she put out a sex tape yet?

sixdegrees
May 24th 2012

16794 Comments


their hitatus?

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simonpettersen
May 24th 2012

272 Comments


Woah, thanks sixdegrees. That indeed sounded just wrong.

R6Rider
May 24th 2012

4480 Comments


that wasn't a long haitus

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FuzzyWookie
May 24th 2012

139 Comments


Nor was its break celebrated.

pjquinones747
May 24th 2012

762 Comments


I tried passionately to love the shit with the new guy but I could only enjoy Burn This City off that horrendous album. Roland fan for life.

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BallsToTheWall
May 24th 2012

44164 Comments


Sjunnesson fan 4 life

Eclecticist
May 24th 2012

3863 Comments


"Roland fan for life." 123

simonpettersen
May 24th 2012

272 Comments


I really wished they'd just called it the day, but noo... oh man, please get a new screamer. Don't let Nathan use his dreadful inhales or Robin and his gurgling or whatever you can call that.. worst screaming I've EVER heard.

Fluttertrank
May 24th 2012

17098 Comments


oh man. this band is fucking terrible. fucking hate these guy with passion

FearThyEvil
May 25th 2012

12251 Comments


If only they stayed with the Eden Fire still even though that wasn't even that good either.

cagedescending
May 25th 2012

4124 Comments


...goddammit

Fluttertrank
May 25th 2012

17098 Comments


yeah imo eden fire sucked cock too

Fluttertrank
May 25th 2012

17098 Comments


i hated the album too

macadoolahicky
May 25th 2012

1835 Comments


Fuck.

macadoolahicky
May 25th 2012

1835 Comments


And who else but simonpettersen would even consider bringing such wonderful news

Scoot
May 25th 2012

17681 Comments


fuck awful band

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Tijnmans
May 25th 2012

353 Comments


This band should break up allready!

zaruyache
May 25th 2012

5875 Comments


Bass player needs to ditch the losers and find some men who actually know how to play.

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macadoolahicky
May 25th 2012

1835 Comments


Bass player needs to come find me so I can fuck her into another dimension

FrozenVain
May 25th 2012

2372 Comments


The Unguided are also pretty lame...

Vesper
May 25th 2012

3085 Comments


hey someone make fun of these guys again

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
May 25th 2012

30873 Comments


OMG SHE'S BACK

DEVIANT1769 REJOICES

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FictionalFlames
May 25th 2012

1516 Comments


this band sucks so hard, but Eden Fire had its moments.

JayVex
May 25th 2012

383 Comments


9 months doesn't count as a hiatus...

The7thVermicide
May 25th 2012

925 Comments


They are the atreyu of Sweden

Ikarus14
May 25th 2012

532 Comments


Crap. I lost my cyanide pills. :'(

BlackLlama
May 25th 2012

1617 Comments


They are the atreyu of Sweden

Astute and accurate. This is one Hiatus that didn't last long enough.

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theartofdoom
May 25th 2012

254 Comments


This just ruined my day.

bodiesinflight57
May 25th 2012

869 Comments


They went on hiatus? Damn I didn't make the most of that.

Strider
May 25th 2012

4598 Comments


NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO !!!!!!!!!

Xenorazr
May 25th 2012

335 Comments


They call that a hiatus?

trilogique21
May 25th 2012

376 Comments


fuck this band

KSK1
May 25th 2012

4072 Comments


Band sucks hard.

Spec
May 25th 2012

27054 Comments


She's so hot.

bodiesinflight57
May 25th 2012

869 Comments


She's not even that hot.

bloc
May 25th 2012

34675 Comments


Agreed

Motiv3
May 25th 2012

8920 Comments


should have stayed on hiatus.

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Mabbitt
May 25th 2012

1324 Comments


So wait...both vocalists and one of the guitarists left? It's not Sonic Syndicate anymore

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Owantjaaaa
May 25th 2012

3204 Comments


We all know it's about the girl playing bass

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DarkNoctus
Contributing Reviewer
May 25th 2012

8743 Comments


http://youtu.be/BIanXyiHu8o?t=12s

Mabbitt
May 25th 2012

1324 Comments


We all know it's about the girl playing bass


Good point. that's all that really matters. on the topic of hot girl bassists...any of you like cancerslug? she is...wow.

Spec
May 25th 2012

27054 Comments


Look at a better picture.

NegativeSanction
May 25th 2012

13 Comments


9 months hiatus was someone pregnant...

simonpettersen
May 26th 2012

272 Comments


So wait...both vocalists and one of the guitarists left? It's not Sonic Syndicate anymore

Yes, the harsh vocalist Richard Sjunnesson left in 2011, he played on all their albums until now. The clean vocalist Roland Johansson left in 2009, he played on "Only Inhuman" and "Love and Other Disaster" (guest vocals on "Eden Fire" as well). Roger Sjunnesson the guitarist left or was kicked in 2012, he also played on all their albums until now.

Remaining members are:
Nathan Biggs on vocals (member since 2009)
Robin Sjunesson on guitars (founding member)
Karin Axelsson on bass (member since 2004)
John Bengtsson on drums (member since 2006)




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