Extreme metal band Slechtvalk has released their fifth album “Where Wandering Shadows And Mists Collide” on December 20th. Today the band have checked in with the following update:
After being with the band for almost 17 years, we regretfully have to announce that drummer Grimbold will be leaving Slechtvalk by the end of this year. His decision did not come to us as a surprise, for we were aware that he suffered from motivation problems for quite some time and although he still likes to jam with us, he feels he can no longer commit himself to play more shows and record another album after this year. We had hoped that recording “Where Wandering Shadows and Mists Collide” and the great responses on his superb drumming would made him change his mind, but unfortunately his mind is set.
We’re thankful for the great contribution Grimbold has made to Slechtvalk‘s music during the past 2 decades and we’re glad that he’ll be with us until the end of this year, so we can still play some shows, while we search for a replacement. This means that if you are or know a drummer who would be a great asset to Slechtvalk, we have a vacancy for that position, which we would like to fill before the end of the summer, so we can work on new material and schedule shows for 2018. Continue reading »