News•June 5, 2016 9:33 PM ET•11,215 views
Crowbar rejoined by co-founder Todd Strange
New Orleans, Louisiana sludge metal veterans Crowbar have announced the departure of bass player Jeff Golden, who joined the band in 2013. Frontman Kirk Windstein has issued this statement:
"As many of you may have heard, we have parted ways with Jeff Golden, and he is no longer our bassist. Being in a band is like being in a relationship and things don't always work out. We want to thank Jeff for his dedication and loyalty and we sincerely wish him and his family all the best in the future."UPDATE: Crowbar has subsequently revealed that founding bass player Todd Strange has rejoined the band. Strange was previously a member of Crowbar from their inception until 2000. Meanwhile, Jeff Golden had this to say over the weekend regarding his departure: "I received the news today that I am no longer in Crowbar. Won't go into detail so don't ask, but I will be back on the road shortly working with another band. Best wishes to all involved, thanks for the memories."