Lacey Leaves Flyleaf
2012-10-23 by BloodandRainbows | 35 Comments

In a shocking move, Lacey Sturm has stepped down as the singer of Flyleaf. The news comes right before the release of their upcoming album New Horizons, set to drop October 30. The move appears to be mutual and on good terms. The band will complete their current tour with Kristen May, formerly of Vedera.

"We are excited for this new chapter in the history of Flyleaf, and hope that our fans will accompany us as we continue on this journey to bring hope and inspiration through our music. We would like to thank everyone who has supported us over the years and we are looking forward to playing for you again soon."

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truekebabpower
October 23rd 2012

639 Comments


don't want to be a dick or anything, but are they technically still Flyleaf now?

and does anyone actually care?

ILJ
October 23rd 2012

6614 Comments


So basically

RIP

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Fieryfenderz
October 23rd 2012

1421 Comments


Lacey was Flyleaf. I don't even like their music that much, but when I saw them live she made it a theatrical, almost religious experience.

DropdeadWHA
October 23rd 2012

569 Comments


^ doesn't surprise me. Watch the fan backlash commence.

Evreaia
October 23rd 2012

3949 Comments


flyleaf leaves flyleaf

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Evreaia
October 23rd 2012

3949 Comments


where have we heard that before..

mhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh i wonder

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
October 23rd 2012

49740 Comments


Flyleaf leaves Flyleaf basically

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ThroneOfAgony
October 23rd 2012

3485 Comments


Damn, this band wasn't bad either.


Oh well

c0nf1n3d
October 23rd 2012

276 Comments


I always thought her voice was so...different. I'm curious to see how this band ends up now though.

henryChinaski
October 23rd 2012

2679 Comments


What a shocking move indeed! lol...

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someguest
October 23rd 2012

20220 Comments


Coke is calling her name.

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Maniac!
October 23rd 2012

26246 Comments


Lol the only remotely interesting member of the band leaves.

Watch as mediocre becomes shit

Ire
October 23rd 2012

41746 Comments


lol listening to flyleaf after 2005

Thealwaysopenedmind
October 23rd 2012

76 Comments


Wow. Things sure can change quick. It's hard to imagine flyleaf without her a vocalist. I'm not a big fan but I couldn't see them with any other singer

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WashboardSuds
October 23rd 2012

4981 Comments


chick's hot

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sixdegrees
October 23rd 2012

16667 Comments


meh

Turtlestlker
October 23rd 2012

820 Comments


if she had committed suicide I could have used this joke.
AND LACEY PULLED THE TRIGGER DUN NANANA DUNANANA

FromDaHood
Contributing Reviewer
October 23rd 2012

9033 Comments


RIP Flyleaf

skoopy48
October 23rd 2012

1426 Comments


Yeah there done, even if you didnt like flyleaf her voice was amazing

newjunkaesthetic93
October 23rd 2012

1871 Comments


NOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!! HOW WILL I LIVE WITHOUT FLYLEAF???????? FUCK!!!!!!!!!!!!

SadAndHolyGlow
October 23rd 2012

1498 Comments


Aw.

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EyeForAnEye
October 23rd 2012

1690 Comments


Was thinking about this band like, last week.

Brostep
Staff Reviewer
October 23rd 2012

3329 Comments


wow, that's actually disappointing. flyleaf was the shit way back in middle school

FromDaHood
Contributing Reviewer
October 23rd 2012

9033 Comments


I still listen to their self-titled before my speaking events

drasticaction74
October 24th 2012

1718 Comments


why do they call him Silent Bob anyway?

Acanthus
October 24th 2012

9535 Comments


Didn't really enjoy her vocal direction on the last album, but sad to hear they'll not likely ever be relevant again all the same.

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Recspecs
October 24th 2012

9817 Comments


IM SOOOOOOI SSSSSIIIICCCKKK

JakeStallion
October 24th 2012

398 Comments


That's like if Daughtry left Daughtry

Hospital
October 24th 2012

1999 Comments


recspecs comment[2]

Hopelust
October 25th 2012

943 Comments


Kristen May is a pretty good vocalist. I enjoyed Vedera enough to buy one of their albums.

pancake111
October 31st 2012

9 Comments


I love her voice. I didn't even know they were releasing a new album. So sad

Cygnatti
October 31st 2012

21349 Comments


my brother saw 'lacey' and 'leaves' and was like

"NOOOOO JESSSSSSSSSSEEEEEEEE! PLZ DON'T LEAVE BRAND NEW!!@!!!"

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truekebabpower
October 31st 2012

639 Comments


she looks like the kind of girl that crawls out of your television

Emim
October 31st 2012

26469 Comments


band stopped being interesting when she stopped using brutal vox

DegausserGuernica24
August 15th 2013

1134 Comments


Good. Jesse's better off in Taking Back Sunday.



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