!!! vocalist and percussionist quits

John Pugh leaves to join new band

!!!’s vocalist and percussionist John Pugh has left the band.

Pugh has been absent from the group during their summer appearances.

He told ’Alternative Press’ magazine that he left the band to pursue creating “manic background music for ensuing debauchery” with his band Free Blood.

That band released new single ‘Quick & Painful’ yesterday (October 15).

Meanwhile !!! play London’s KOKO on November 7.

To check ticket availability and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS, now.