Dead And Divine Call it Quits

2012-04-22 by 8bit | 35 Comments
Canadian Metalcore/Post-Hardcore act Dead and Divine have decided to disband after 10 years of playing music together and touring the world over. The band has put out two EP's and three full length albums. A letter from the band can be seen below:

http://www.facebook.com/notes/dead-and-divine/the-end/10150725245164010

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wacknizzle
April 23rd 2012
14520 Comments


Lame, was looking forward to seeing what else this band had in store. Antimacy was pretty weak compared to The Machines We Are, not quite the last hoo rah i would have expected.

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Forevermore
April 23rd 2012
142 Comments


Fuck. All 3 of their albums are fantastic. I was really looking forward to the next one.

bennyola09
April 23rd 2012
249 Comments


Antimacy was their worst work yet.. they can't go out like that can they? I think some new bands are coming out of this

Forevermore
April 23rd 2012
142 Comments


Sounds like it, the end of their Facebook message says

"Oh, and stay tuned for some other BIG announcements."

NonApplicable
April 23rd 2012
2471 Comments


^ That's just some political talk for "stay liked on our facebook page".

Antimacy was RAD. Too bad their departure was because of fanatical restraints.

YouthCat
April 23rd 2012
261 Comments


This sucks, but I saw it coming. Loved all three of there albums and I will definitely miss them.

Spec
April 23rd 2012
34848 Comments


That fucking blows. Their last one was alright but the two before it were fantastic.

RIP

Spec
April 23rd 2012
34848 Comments


Cool they gave a shout out to The Holly Springs Disaster and Straight Reads The Line though.

jimmykidd
April 23rd 2012
636 Comments


fuck! shitty news. antimacy was decent.

linchpin313
April 23rd 2012
830 Comments


Pretty difficult to label this under the "Major Loss" cabinet...

Durrzo
April 23rd 2012
1477 Comments


I'm sad about this one. I didn't love them or anything but I spin both of their past records fairly often, and always thought they had the potential to do something great. Their vocalist was outstanding, the rest of the band was a bit bland, was hoping to see that change in the future. Guess not D:

BonRurgundy
April 23rd 2012
358 Comments


Oops, just submitted an article about this without seeing this one.
I am truly gutted, they were a raw and gritty band that produced some fantastic records and i enjoyed their lyrics more
than most.

bloc
April 23rd 2012
45333 Comments


I only really liked Teeth from them anyway

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Nikkolae
April 23rd 2012
5193 Comments


NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO : C

Tyler
Emeritus
April 23rd 2012
7925 Comments


always hated these dinks.

JohnFire
April 23rd 2012
529 Comments


I will label this under the Major Loss cabinet

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EyeForAnEye
April 23rd 2012
1716 Comments


Fuck =|

Spec
April 23rd 2012
34848 Comments


Got to see them live a few times, they were pretty good.

LG
April 23rd 2012
3050 Comments


their live performances aren't that exciting

8bit
April 23rd 2012
3316 Comments


I saw them only once in '08, just when they released their first LP, I remember the crowd didn't move AT ALL and they were just begging for people to move. They put on a pretty good show though, hopefully they hit up all of Canada one more time.

Spec
April 23rd 2012
34848 Comments


They better do a Canadian farewell tour.

lancebramsay
April 23rd 2012
1585 Comments


Band members who don't get along always make the best albums, just ask Mogwai

Ruminations
April 23rd 2012
145 Comments


apparently they're only doing one more show in their hometown

8bit
April 23rd 2012
3316 Comments


They better Spec, I really can't see them just going that last show and ending it there. If you're going to call it quits after 10 years you might as well go all out with a cross-country tour.

thedougler
April 23rd 2012
212 Comments


For anyone interested. Members from D+D as well as boys from The Holly Springs disaster are in a band called Bare Bones who have an EP on their facebook for free download

http://www.facebook.com/barebonesband

Forevermore
April 23rd 2012
142 Comments


That Facebook link just takes me to the home page.

8bit
April 23rd 2012
3316 Comments


Have to sign in.

Forevermore
April 23rd 2012
142 Comments


I did, still took me to the home page.

JohnFire
April 24th 2012
529 Comments


Same here. Couldn't find them either. Seems to be a popular band name for older folks though.

iamSeraph
April 24th 2012
905 Comments


That is really sad, I dug them in the past..and now I am unable to ever see them live at all. Sucks.

BonRurgundy
April 24th 2012
358 Comments


http://www.myspace.com/barebones

Here ya go, they're nothing special tbh.

bennyola09
April 24th 2012
249 Comments


Sad to see them go now, Antimacy was my least favourite record by them.. Bare Bones have a solid sound going though. Kind of a cross between D&D and ETID

chris0987
April 25th 2012
66 Comments


FINALLY!

chris0987
April 25th 2012
66 Comments


(empty)

MuhNamesTyler
April 26th 2012
6204 Comments


Seriously just heard about these guys and bought their two last cds a week ago. lol

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