White Wizzard Back Down To One Member Again
The collapse began at the weekend when Leon announced singer Joseph Michael had been fired after refusing to perform a show on their UK tour. Michael lashed back, saying he'd been dismissed the night before, and accused the mainman of acting "like a child."
Despite discussions with a stand-in singer, the US NWOHBM-fuelled outfit abandoned their tour and went home. Since then, guitarists Jake Dreyer, Will Warner and drummer Giovanni Durst have resigned from the band.
It's the second time that's happened – in 2008 original lineup fellows James-Paul Luna, James LaRue and Tyler Meahl abandoned Leon and formed their own outfit, Holy Grail. Read what the members had to say and Leon's plans to move forward.
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