NewsDecember 7, 2007 1:00 PM ET7,892 views

The Minor Times breaking up

The Minor Times will reportedly be disbanding this winter. An official explanation has yet to be issued, but the group will likely play a few final shows in addition to releasing their limited 7" split with Rosetta via Relapse Records. Formed in late-2001 from the ashes of Inkling, the Minor Times has released material with Prosthetic Records, Hex Records, and Level Plane Records. Update: Less than two hours after our announcement, the group issued this statement: "We're sad to announce today that the band is coming to an end. No bad blood or anything of that nature was involved in this decision; it's simply time for us to move on. We'd like to thank everyone who was kind enough to support us through this amazing six year run. The last two songs we wrote as a band will be available early next year via a split 12" with Rosetta on Relapse Records. We'll also be playing one final show in our hometown of Lansdale, PA. Details for that should follow shortly."

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devilondemand 12/7/2007 10:04:37 AM

first, booyah


believeyoume 12/7/2007 10:06:39 AM

fck, awesome band, bad fcking news


look_ma_no_hands 12/7/2007 10:08:40 AM

well this is wack


flair 12/7/2007 10:11:54 AM

good for them.


emidio 12/7/2007 10:16:41 AM

love this band a shame theyre breaking up


mht 12/7/2007 10:17:06 AM

WOULD RATHER PLAY IN THE STARTING LINE SIDE PROJECT SHIT BAND THAN THEIR HEAVY MAIN SHIT PROJECT. gayS.


perilsofreasoning 12/7/2007 10:23:05 AM

sucks, love these guys, love their music


SunnyvaleTrash 12/7/2007 10:23:53 AM

excellent band, shitty news


rick_tocchet 12/7/2007 10:26:35 AM

bummer


John_G 12/7/2007 10:35:43 AM

never got to see them. fck.


YouAreSceneAsFuck 12/7/2007 10:39:38 AM

THIS fckING SUCKS!


kitties666 12/7/2007 10:44:51 AM

these dudes were fun. RIP gaygols!


elliot 12/7/2007 10:59:29 AM

Ohhhh man. I never got to see them either. Absolutely awesome band. This is the definition of Bummer Times.


dot357 12/7/2007 11:04:19 AM

Bad news


mummifiedcircuitry 12/7/2007 11:06:24 AM

big ol bummer


KillaKam_216 12/7/2007 11:08:41 AM

fck, that sucks. great band


RobertRedford 12/7/2007 11:14:29 AM

get Inkling going again!!!


mike_dexter 12/7/2007 11:23:41 AM

these dudes are awesome live


boytruck 12/7/2007 11:37:18 AM

Boytruck trap... : (


EveryTimeHeDies 12/7/2007 11:38:45 AM

cool. end the botch ripoffs plz.


defiepilex 12/7/2007 11:44:08 AM

FUUUUUUUUUUCCCCCCKKKKKK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


brassknuckleromance 12/7/2007 11:50:03 AM

damn, sucks


thecreepyroom 12/7/2007 11:52:15 AM

I used to dig this band a lot, real good live. Kind of forgot about them though. Oh well.


Seppuku 12/7/2007 12:09:37 PM

What shitty news to wake up too.


hellfiretwilight 12/7/2007 12:10:47 PM

supreme bummer :(


shredskin 12/7/2007 12:16:35 PM

saw these dudes ages ago and never heard from them again.


janitor_joe 12/7/2007 12:17:15 PM

good, lets start cleaning house on all of these mediocre bands


curse 12/7/2007 12:33:04 PM

FUUUUUUUUUUCK!!!!


attack_zombies 12/7/2007 12:33:11 PM

terrible news


AVastCollectionOfAssholes 12/7/2007 1:22:19 PM

I love this band. This is a shame, but I heard them on their tour with Engineer mention a few times that they were done soon. Something about going back to school at least for one member I believe.


xvegeedgex 12/7/2007 1:29:21 PM

dude wtf. :(


picturesofme 12/7/2007 1:34:22 PM

son of a bitch! the last record was fantastic.


poop 12/7/2007 1:34:42 PM

goddamnit no!


ludicrous_speed 12/7/2007 1:57:11 PM

Good bands breaking up = poop.


metal_bob 12/7/2007 2:25:29 PM

I seriously want to fly there to see this last show :(


JudasGoat 12/7/2007 2:56:04 PM

I'll be at the last show.


robert 12/7/2007 4:31:20 PM

this band is kind of boring


oneMANFISTfight 12/7/2007 4:53:53 PM

BUMMER OF WOLVES. :(


pukeskywalker 12/7/2007 5:25:53 PM

YEah lansdale....I remember seeing these guys play in a 12x12 "garage" in 2003. will be missed


Tim_Diesel 12/7/2007 5:56:47 PM

they haven't been good since their first ep.


RobMPB 12/7/2007 6:20:03 PM

Bumout for us, good for them. Quit while you're ahead.


brettnbutler 12/7/2007 8:08:10 PM

noooooooo. goddamit.


eckstothezee 12/7/2007 8:58:48 PM

It only took them 6 years to figure out that they suck!! Thank god for no year 7


13225 12/8/2007 3:35:58 AM

shit news. great band. i NEED to see them again before they peace


theblackhole 12/8/2007 3:55:10 AM

amazing band. will be missed.


gazmundo 12/8/2007 7:00:23 AM

A real shame, they were fcking awesome, Chris Chambers EP, Making Enemies and Summer of Wolves will remain on my stereo for a long time to come, reform already!


xMrRocknRollx 12/8/2007 5:16:25 PM

Shit sucks. They'll be missed.


chas 12/9/2007 2:13:44 AM

sucks...i like this band.


truthsayer 12/10/2007 7:16:45 PM

Furious bummer.


AntArchitect 12/11/2007 9:47:48 AM

FUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUck


vcreationv 12/12/2007 10:38:52 AM

SHITTY!!!!


rickrock 12/23/2007 1:47:04 AM

Friend from the beginning...friend at the end.





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