Jonny Craig drops off tour
2012-08-13 by GingerJesus | 87 Comments
According to Jonny Craig's official twitter, he has dropped off of the All Stars Tour with Dance Gavin Dance.
Craig claims his leaving has nothing to do drugs or alcohol, and that he "was born to go solo." Dance Gavin
Dance will be continuing the tour playing their Secret Band music. It is currently unknown if Jonny will
continue with Dance Gavin Dance after the tour or not.
http://twitter.com/jonnycraig4L/status/234580244772827136

Edit: It appears as though Jonny was actually forced off the tour by Sumerian Records founder Ash Avildsen

http://twitter.com/ashavildsen/status/234535883150344192
Tagged: Dance Gavin Dance

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XingKing
August 13th 2012
11078 Comments


Craig is such a piece of shit. If only it was possible to give his voice to someone else so he could kill himself.

Satellite
August 13th 2012
20826 Comments


lol pussy

sixdegrees
August 13th 2012
17723 Comments


what a fuck-up.

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Aspenshadow
August 13th 2012
313 Comments


"He was born to go solo."

Oh my fucking god.

JackSparrow
August 13th 2012
1686 Comments


Why does DGD even bother? He's a despicable human being

Calc
August 13th 2012
12370 Comments


ugh this fuking guy...

ConcubinaryCode
August 13th 2012
2170 Comments


DGD just need to move on and get a new clean vocalist.

Satellite
August 13th 2012
20826 Comments


or drive their van into a ravine.

Mickeymau5
August 13th 2012
1614 Comments


"Hello my name is SWAG"

Scoot
August 13th 2012
17914 Comments


has to be the most hated guy in music

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Goku
August 13th 2012
253 Comments


I like how humble he stays. It must be attributed to his church upbringings.

Goku
August 13th 2012
253 Comments


Oh, and his wannabe Randy Johnson hair.

Omaha
Staff Reviewer
August 13th 2012
10383 Comments


this guy hasn't fucked up enough stuff lately, needs to do this more often

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SpaceWhale
August 13th 2012
156 Comments


and here is hoping to the return of Kurt Travis, even though he is in A Lot Like Birds now.

GingerJesus
August 13th 2012
79 Comments


Looks like he was actually kicked off by the Sumerian Records guy for being an asshole. This just makes the story even better.

Calc
August 13th 2012
12370 Comments


"and here is hoping to the return of Kurt Travis, even though he is in A Lot Like Birds now."

no..just get someone else

"Looks like he was actually kicked off by the Sumerian Records guy for being an asshole. This just makes the story even better."

what sumerian records guy?


GingerJesus
August 13th 2012
79 Comments


In the edit.

http://twitter.com/ashavildsen/status/234535883150344192

derekkp
August 13th 2012
141 Comments


I always thought Tillian from Tides of Man would have been a perfect fit for this band.

Calc
August 13th 2012
12370 Comments


^ i disagree ferociously...

but I wonder what he was supposed to apologize for..



oltnabrick
August 13th 2012
31590 Comments


"Hello my name is SWAG" [2] lolol

Spec
August 13th 2012
27298 Comments


Malleus will be so sad to hear this.

Psycotrip
August 13th 2012
295 Comments


i luv this guy he is crazy and likes heroin and sings good as but is so ugly with rednob and no soul.

GingerJesus
August 13th 2012
79 Comments


He makes us gingers all look bad :'(

Ire
August 13th 2012
41828 Comments


had no idea they were still together

and i like this band wtf

ILJ
August 13th 2012
6741 Comments


This guy is embarrassing. I wish he'd just fall off the face of the earth.

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VanitySeason
August 13th 2012
396 Comments


what a joke

henryChinaski
August 13th 2012
2847 Comments


He should start a band with Ronny Radke

elephantREVOLUTION
August 13th 2012
2791 Comments


i feel really bad for the other guys in this band

treeqt.
August 13th 2012
11636 Comments


"DGD just need to move on and get a new clean vocalist."

Kurt Travis is busy making good music though.

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Sauce
August 13th 2012
721 Comments


seems like this guy is just trying to stay in the news.

Feels
August 13th 2012
270 Comments


"He should start a band with Ronny Radke"
lol I wonder who would have the douchier fan base, them or ICP.

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ShadowRemains
August 13th 2012
21641 Comments


such a fucking cunt

erandolph90
August 13th 2012
188 Comments


It's most unfortunate he has an excellent voice because he puts the douche in cunt.

controlled
August 13th 2012
468 Comments


the dudes from happiness is the best they'll get

Captain North
August 13th 2012
6792 Comments


Their own fucking fault for kicking out Kurt Travis so rudely.

Tyrael
August 13th 2012
20971 Comments


dang

DuMont
August 13th 2012
84 Comments


His voice is my least favourite part about this band, they should find someone else who's not a massive bellend

TMobotron
Contributing Reviewer
August 13th 2012
7159 Comments


Okay yeah, this guy is a douchebag. But DGD are almost as bad for welcoming him back into the band. Spoiler Alert dudes: this guy is a fuck-up.

If Kurt Travis is willing to rejoin your band, fucking accept him. And this time, don't kick him out after you guys finally get used to the members that are into your band for an old member who was a total piece of shit.

Fuck I hope Kurt Travis has a great career with the group he's in and never rejoins this band again. And I hope anyone in this band who was ever willing to welcome JC back into it has a terrible career. If this dude is so destined to have a successful solo career just let him do it. I can't believe the way these guys are willing to bounce back and forth over a fucked up man's vocal ability.

ShadowRemains
August 13th 2012
21641 Comments


why the fuck was i born in the same town as this dipshit

Ire
August 13th 2012
41828 Comments


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I DON'T KNOW WHY I FIGHT FOR YOU THIS WAY
FIGHT FOR YOU THIS WAY
FIGHT FOR YOU THIS A-WAY AY AY AY

JON MESS
COMES IN
THIS PART
IS SO CATCH-Y (dunno what he's screaming tho)

Puzzles
August 13th 2012
3065 Comments


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MalleusMaleficarum
August 13th 2012
14396 Comments


i was trying to figure out why he was off the tour. found it hard to believe that it had nothing to do with drugs or alcohol

Storm In A Teacup
August 13th 2012
13226 Comments


"has to be the most hated guy in music"

Him, or his band isn't even 1/100th of a household name so I doubt it.

sspedding
August 13th 2012
4794 Comments


born to be solo lmao

HenchmanOfSanta
August 13th 2012
1926 Comments


Haha his Twitter background is "Hello My Name is SWAG"

Captain North
August 13th 2012
6792 Comments


For people wondering, I'd suggest the fact that Avildsen calls him a thief means something

TheGardener
August 13th 2012
150 Comments


I thought he quit music?

DeathsThread
August 13th 2012
214 Comments


Can Kurt Travis manage being in two bands?

nash1311
August 13th 2012
1754 Comments


They keep him around because he can sing and they think he is funny. Like they think him doing this stuff is hilarious.

http://www.altpress.com/features/entry/what_a_mess_dance_gavin_dances_jon_mess_opens_up/

I don't see the humor in his idiocy.

HighandDriving
August 13th 2012
3288 Comments


JC is too fucking cool.

Check my review if you don't get him.

DoABarrelRoll
August 13th 2012
342 Comments


I like the dude's voice, but I don't think the planet could support his ego.

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
August 13th 2012
50960 Comments


This guy has like Prince level ego but is nowhere near the fame of Prince wow that's messed up

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snerefedsav
August 13th 2012
853 Comments


AHAHAHA he seriously needs to stop. the amount of both talent and douchebaggery present in jonny craig is staggering. i always figured dtbm2 was gonna be the last dgd album and this is further supporting what i was thinking

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KILL11
August 13th 2012
133 Comments


thanks barbrady

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
August 13th 2012
50960 Comments


sumerian records did something good for once

FourthReich
August 13th 2012
18137 Comments


born to go cholo the sean paul story

Captain North
August 13th 2012
6792 Comments


Reading that altpress article, at least part of it kinda feels like they find it funny out of a defense mechanism they've built up through previous tours. But still douches yeah, and probably fairly low in the whole brains dept

chesse13
August 13th 2012
4301 Comments


they should just stay as secret band sooooooo much better fuck a clean vocalist

bloc
August 13th 2012
35024 Comments


Damn if he doesn't get back into DGD that would be tragic.

Fieryfenderz
August 13th 2012
1484 Comments


I wish he'd drop off the face of the earth.

HighandDriving
August 13th 2012
3288 Comments


Lol secret band is bad. DGD needs JC and they know it. It's why they put up with him.



nash1311
August 13th 2012
1754 Comments


^ Exactly. But I think at this point the band needs to hang it up

HighandDriving
August 13th 2012
3288 Comments


It's why they dropped Kurt for him.

HighandDriving
August 13th 2012
3288 Comments


No still has some juice left in them aslong as JC sticks to coke and not meth or herion.

Do you rly want Will to waste his talents on Secret Band and a fucking rap album.

Get JC to the booth with an 8ball and let him work.

Calc
August 13th 2012
12370 Comments


As long as Will and Mingus are in a band together I will listen and prolly love whatever they do

Recspecs
August 13th 2012
9831 Comments


Ughh what a douchebag.

Apostrophee
August 13th 2012
49 Comments


jenny craig

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
August 13th 2012
50960 Comments


jenny craig drops off 20 pounds

BaseballJames
August 13th 2012
376 Comments


Jenny Craig sucks since being signed to a major ladle

chesse13
August 13th 2012
4301 Comments


Lol secret band is bad.

how about no

Midjicka
August 13th 2012
232 Comments


this guy is so worthless

HighandDriving
August 13th 2012
3288 Comments


Lol Secret Band is like a poor man's TFOT.

Vocals are terrible and all the Secret Band songs off that EP were DGD b-sides.

Kids these days.

Bloodhail
August 13th 2012
1144 Comments


next jonny craig news update: Jonny Craig Does Drugs Again

Puto611
August 13th 2012
3 Comments


fuckin a bro....amazing talent but such a dick!!!

someguest
August 13th 2012
21390 Comments


Craig claims his leaving has nothing to do drugs or alcohol, and that he "was born to go solo."


GingerJesus should win an award for this sentence.

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TenSecondsToThink
August 13th 2012
1249 Comments


His vocals are too good for me to care.

iChuckles
August 14th 2012
140 Comments


Can Jonny Craig touch anything without immediately fuckin' it up?

Ampeg3128
August 14th 2012
5 Comments


Jonny Craig: The Brett Favre of music

Pentagon
August 14th 2012
1998 Comments


So... can anyone explain to me why hes such a twat apparently?

Pentagon
August 14th 2012
1998 Comments


Is that why everyone hates him so vehemently? Many other artists seem to be the same but not everyone hates them so much

sixdegrees
August 14th 2012
17723 Comments


well, scamming your own fans for drug money is about as low as you can go.

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
August 14th 2012
50960 Comments


"Jenny Craig sucks since being signed to a major ladle"

lol

HighandDriving
August 14th 2012
3288 Comments


Yes, Jonny Craig is very BEE.

Recspecs
August 14th 2012
9831 Comments


"@sixdegrees, not to mention he never payed them back and let rise cover his ass after lying."

Sounds like a chill dude to me.

drasticaction74
August 14th 2012
1767 Comments


he wouldn't be such a dicklick if he didn't have a really good band let him come and go as he pleases and a record label to cover and pay for his dicklick shenanigans. enablers, man

suppatime
August 14th 2012
448 Comments


get Brandon Bolmer to be in DGD!!!! would be good!!

Shimana
August 17th 2012
544 Comments


"get Brandon Bolmer to be in DGD!!!! would be good!!"

True, but Brandon is doing a solo electronica project at the moment.

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