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Published: 2014/07/02

Death Grips Officially Call It Quits

Sacramento experimental rockers Death Grips announced they are officially done, per the group’s Facebook page. The band confirmed that all live dates are cancelled however their upcoming fifth album The Powers That Be will still be delivered later this year via Harvest/Third World Records.

The band, which was formed in 2010, consisted of Stefan Burnett and Zach Hill. The duo would release four albums in total, with two coming in 2012. They were slated to jump on tour with Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden beginning in August.

Here is the full text from the band’s Facebook page:

we are now at our best and so Death Grips is over. we have officially stopped. all currently scheduled live dates are canceled. our upcoming double album “the powers that b” will still be delivered worldwide later this year via Harvest/Third Worlds Records. Death Grips was and always has been a conceptual art exhibition anchored by sound and vision. above and beyond a “band”. to our truest fans, please stay legend.

Comments

There are 12 comments associated with this post

LEVI CITUAIST July 2, 2014, 17:35:38

NO

jenny death July 2, 2014, 17:41:26

fuck no

chris July 2, 2014, 17:42:43

just saw this in my feed, thought it was hard to believe. RIP Derf Grips, lets hope fantano doesn’t start cutting himself.

Dave the slave July 2, 2014, 17:43:03

Based on the previous comments, it appears that two shits have in fact been given.

Saidar Saidin July 2, 2014, 17:48:43

THE LIGHT HAVE MERCY. NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

cinna July 2, 2014, 18:18:36

Thank god this shitty band finally broke up.

Greystar July 2, 2014, 22:04:36

I have literally never heard of this band.

Ryan July 3, 2014, 09:33:42

If you call your band a conceptual art exhibition anchored by sound and vision, you are above and beyond a dick.

Clive Bigsby July 3, 2014, 09:56:16

Sounds like a bunch of assholes.

dk70 July 3, 2014, 13:56:41

They are “above and beyond a band” I have never heard of.

Jerry July 4, 2014, 01:33:27

You made a typo. Death Grips is a trio, not a duo.

Puckhead July 5, 2014, 09:07:04

Thanks for writing our note on toilet paper

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