Blacky quits Voivod

2014-07-11 by Voivod STAFF | 22 Comments
Long time Voivod bassist Jean-Yves Thériault (aka Blacky), has parted ways with the band. According to the French-Canadian blog Boulevard Brutal, Blacky hasn't communicated with
the band in over a month.

The reasons regarding Blacky's departure from Voivod are as yet unclarified.



UPDATE:

Regarding Blacky's departure, a formal statement has been released by the band:

It saddens us to announce that Voivod will no longer be performing live with Blacky. Jean-Yves has decided to leave the band for his own personal reasons. We wish him all the best. Voivod will carry on.

Tagged: Voivod

Comments:Add a Comment 
Voivod
Staff Reviewer
July 11th 2014
7428 Comments


Terrible news...

Digging: Hundred Visions - Brutal Pueblo

Cimnele
July 11th 2014
1238 Comments


damn
their last album was pretty great too

tempest--
July 11th 2014
19850 Comments


maybe they can get Jason back

XingKing
July 11th 2014
12095 Comments


I mean he quit before, so..

CrownOfMagnets
July 11th 2014
2334 Comments


thats shitty

RunOfTheMill
July 11th 2014
2970 Comments


wow that's some awful news

AdolfChrist
July 11th 2014
9860 Comments


goddammit.

Digging: Lorelle Meets The Obsolete - Balance

trackbytrackreviews
July 11th 2014
3129 Comments


does Iluvatar report on Iluvatar

Wizard
July 11th 2014
20075 Comments


One of the greatest bassists in metal. His basework on Target Earth is incredible.

emester
July 11th 2014
8075 Comments


Man that really sucks...
Band will probably never be the same

Digging: Ensnared - Dysangelium

Voivod
Staff Reviewer
July 11th 2014
7428 Comments


If Blacky's departure is final, Voivod should bring Eric Forrester back to the fold.

Imagine he and Snake taking turns in singing Voivod material? Sick...

lalchimiste
July 11th 2014
704 Comments


sad news, Away and Blacky's combo offered one of the best rhytm section in metal history

sonictheplumber
July 11th 2014
8272 Comments


fuck

Nagrarok
July 11th 2014
8535 Comments


Too bad. Target Earth was easily one of my favourite albums from last year.

ExplosiveOranges
Contributing Reviewer
July 11th 2014
4408 Comments


fuck [2]

IronGiant
July 11th 2014
1518 Comments


didn't know the band or any of its members so I thought this article was just being racist

InbredJed
July 11th 2014
6513 Comments


Fack.

Digging: Revenge (CAN) - Infiltration.Downfall.Death

RunOfTheMill
July 12th 2014
2970 Comments


Éric Forrest would be a badass replacement. They've done shows with him and Snake before...

XulOnerom
July 12th 2014
1818 Comments


If Blacky's departure is final, Voivod should bring Eric Forrester back to the fold.


This.

maybe they can get Jason back


Not this.


facupm
July 13th 2014
11241 Comments


damn this is not good

lalchimiste
July 14th 2014
704 Comments


I guess you were all wrong, his name is Rocky : http://www.metalinjection.net/latest-news/voivod-have-a-new-bassist

facupm
July 14th 2014
11241 Comments


rocky



You have to be logged in to post a comment. Login | Create a Profile





MOST VIEWED NEWS

R.I.P. David Bowie
R.I.P. Lemmy
The Story So Far's vocalist dropk..
Brand new Brand New Single
Scott Weiland dead at 48
Killswitch Engage debut new single
Deftones stream new single
Rush drummer retires
The Fall of Troy bassist melts do..
Riverside guitarist dies



OTHER RECENT NEWS

Of Mice and Men Aren't Broken
Another Papa Roach Single
ALLB Trace the Lines
New Shadow Of Intent Single
Stream A New Machine EP
Eidola Single & Album Details
Prayers of Sanity stream new song
Five Finger Death Punch less Mood..
Roger Waters album details
New Ladybaby single, video
Eighteen Visions Return
New Rise Against Song
Trophy Scars Tease 9th Album
New CHON song
Nothingface's singer passes away

» see all news

RELATED REVIEWS
Voivod
Build Your Weapons...
Voivod
Post Society
Voivod
We Are Not Alone
Voivod
Target Earth
Voivod
Live at Roadburn 2011
FAQ // STAFF & CONTRIBUTORS // SITE FORUM // CONTACT US

Bands: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Site Copyright 2005-2016 Sputnikmusic.com
All Album Reviews Displayed With Permission of Authors | Privacy Policy