Guitarist Mike Frisby Leaves Blessthefall

Guitarist Mike Frisby has decided to part ways with Arizona post-hardcore act Blessthefall.

The band released the following statement in a blog post:

“The decision was made on his behalf as he wished to start the new year off with a new life at home to pursue another lifes path. There are no harsh feelings and we wish our good friend the best of luck!”

“That being said, our good friend Elliott Gruenberg (formerly of Legacy) will be filling the role of blessthefall’s guitarist on our upcoming Japan/Australian tour. He has been with us since January working on our set for the upcoming shows and writing with us.”

Blessthefall are currently working on their third full-length record.

Tour Dates:

02/19 – Scream Out Festival – Tokyo, Japan
02/20 – Astro Hall – Tokyo, Japan
02/26 – RNA Showgrounds – Brisbane, QLD
02/27 – Soundwave Festival 2011 – Sydney, NSW
03/03 – Prince Bandroom – Melbourne, VIC
03/04 – Soundwave Festival 2011 – Melbourne, VIC
03/05 – Soundwave Festival 2011 – Adelaide, SA
03/07 – Soundwave Festival 2011 – Perth, WA
03/18 – The Clubhouse – Tempe, AZ
03/26 – Chain Reaction – Anaheim, CA
04/29 – Bamboozle Festival 2011 – East Rutherford, NJ