Patent Pending has parted ways with their bassist, Drew. They have said it was on "good terms to protect the friendship of the remaining four members." Their friend, Claude, will be filling in until a permanent bassist has been found.
Although rumours have been circulating for quite some time, bassist Mark Iverson has officially parted ways with the Mad Caddies. However, the band, who are currently hard at work on their full-length, follow-up effort to 2003's Just One More, have made it clear that Marks' depature will in no way hinder their progress.
One Way Letter is currently looking for a bassist to join the band full time. The band just returned from a nationwide tour with Park and are currently writing songs for a new record slated for an early 2007 release. If interested, please contact email@example.com.
According to a blog posted on their Myspace, Whole Wheat Bread bassist Nick Largen has been arrested on charges of first degree robbery and will not be on their upcoming tour with Reel Big Fish, MXPX, and Streetlight Manifesto. However, there are no plans for the band to cancel any upcoming shows.
Racing Kites have parted with their bassist. This means that the band is in need of a new one. If you are interested and are able to tour full time, send a message to the band on MySpace or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The New Tragic, featuring former From First To Last singer Phil Reardon and Dallas Taylor of Maylene And The Sons Of Disaster and Underoath fame, have posted the video for "A Half Cocked Smile And Two Guns Blazin'." You can check out the video on the band's Myspace page. The video was directed by Kevin Maistros @ The Squad. The New Tragic recently added Don Arthur from Cute Is What We Aim For to the line-up on bass. The New Tragic are currently busy writing their debut album, which will be released through an as-yet-determined label.
As some of you may know, The Anchorline have relocated to Los Angeles, minus two members. Frontman Patrick Allers wants to keep the band alive, and is searching for a bassist and a drummer. If you're interested and available to play "a million shows," send him a message through the band's Myspace or on AIM at xhopecankillx.
The Anchorline has relocated to Los Angeles from Connecticut with just its lead singer and a guitarist. As a result, they're looking for a drummer and bassist. If you are from the L.A. area and would like to try out, send them a message on Myspace or message them on AIM at xhopecankillx. I reviewed their 4-song demo here and the demo is up on their Myspace.