Volbeat Part Ways With Founding Member (Top Story)

On Monday Volbeat Part Ways With Founding Member was a top story. Here is the recap: (Classic Rock) Volbeat have parted ways with original member and bassist Anders Kjolholm. Guitarist/vocalist Michael Poulson and drummer Jon Larsen announced the lineup change via the band's social media sites, while lead guitarist Rob Caggiano remains on board.

The pair says: "In connection with the planning and preparation of Volbeat's extensive future plans and wishes for 2016 and onwards, Volbeat and Anders Kjolholm part ways. All matters related hereto have been mutually and respectfully agreed upon. All announced shows will happen as planned.

"Anders has been a loyal friend and bandmate since 2001. We've toured most parts of the world and shared experiences that only few bands get to do. We're very thankful for this and wish Anders all the bext in the future." Read more - here.

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