Three Days Grace Frontman Adam Gontier Leaves Group; Replaced By Matt Walst
January 9, 2013 at 5:00 PM (PT)
THREE DAYS GRACE frontman ADAM GONTIER has left the group effective immediately due to a health issue, according to the band's website. MATT WALST, singer for MY DARKEST DAYS, will take over as singer for THREE DAYS GRACE's upcoming co-headlining tour with SHINEDOWN, which kicks off FEBRUARY 1st.
The band's bassist BRAD WALST issued this statement:
"We were surprised and distressed by ADAM's sudden departure. We are however very excited for this upcoming tour, and to have my brother MATT stepping in as lead singer."