"We have spent the last few days doing everything we possibly can to make sure that these shows wouldn't be cancelled but at the end of the day the US government took far longer than anyone could have predicted giving Denis his visa which has left us no time to finish his visa process to enter the UK.
tís with heavy heart that I must announce, yet I am sure comes as no surprise to you all, that Danny has decided to leave Asking Alexandria to pursue other musical interests. Before you lose your composure and think this is the end I would like to say that myself, James, Cam and Sam have all been in this since day one. We love Asking Alexandria and we love every single fan/AAFamily member around the world. As with any family there are ups and downs. There are good times and hard times. A family is there to support you and help you in your darkest hours. We have been...
To all of my friends and fans: I would like to let you know that Asking Alexandria and I are moving forward in separate ways. Over the last eight years together weíve done some amazing things and created something truly special. I now, same as then, want whatís best for the band and at this point in time, that isnít me. Asking Alexandria will continue to tour throughout the year and will be working on a new album. I will always support and love Asking Alexandria and cannot wait to see what the future holds for them. I am excited for the next chapter of my life with We Are Harlot and will see you all on the road!
The biggest buzz came from Body Count, the rap-metal crossover group fronted by hip-hop icon Ice-T. Ice-T - these days a household name who is perhaps better known for his acting career than his music - certainly doesn't need to be doing this, but he's there for the love of it. He even brought his son, Ice Morrow, on tour to perform backing vocals. Most of the crowd seemed to go to the set purely out of curiosity, but it didn't take long for them to get roped in by Ice's showmanship.
New Jersey post-hardcore band Us, From Outside have announced their first Canadian tour with Constellations beginning January 8th in St. Catharines and ending January 20th in Toronto. Also, the band's vocalist Kenny Davis has is filling the ill Danny Worsnop (of Asking Alexandria) on the current Monster Energy Outbreak tour. Hit the replies for the official press release, tour dates, and tour announcement video.
Watch Asking Alexandria's Through Sin + Self-Destruction in the replies. The short film is a "controversial, uncensored look into the real lives of a new era of rockstars for today's generation as they take over the Sunset Strip."
Memphis May Fire's Matty Mullins and Asking Alexandria's Danny Worsnop field questions together in a dual Q&A produced at the Warped Tour stop in Pomona, CA, in which they address their beginnings, influences and new music. Watch it here.
Pro wrestling legend The Ultimate Warrior has a new "extreme mind/body/soul bootcamp work-out" show created by Sumerian Records founder Ash Avildsen. Watch the pilot episode, featuring Asking Alexandria, in the replies.