Paul Fig leaves the band during sessions for their third album...

AMEN are without a guitarist after PAUL FIG left the band during sessions for their new album.

The band have issued a statement confirming Fig’s departure from the group, claiming it to be an “amicable decision”. The band have now started their search for a replacement.

A statement issued today reads: “Amen regret to announce that guitarist Paul Fig is no longer with the group. It is an amicable decision, and Amen, who are currently in the studio recording their third album with producer Ross Robinson will be looking for a replacement.

“Any guitarists that fancy their chances should send tapes (marked Amen) to Fiona Collett, Freeze Management, 82 Romulus Court, Brentford Dock, Brentford, Middx. TW8 8QJ.”