DragonForce audition for new singer after splitting with ZP Theart

Guitarist Herman Li says the split was due to 'differences of musical opinion'

DragonForce have split with their singer ZP Theart, the band have confirmed.

The band are now looking for a replacement, and are inviting fans to audition for the position.

In an email message to fans the metal group blamed the parting on “insurmountable differences of musical opinion”, though they wished Theart luck for the future. They added that the remainder of the band have now started writing their new album, though they are also looking for a new vocalist to replace Theart.

“We are looking for a powerful, melodic singer to write a new chapter of DragonForce with us,” guitarist Herman Li explained.

Anyone wishing to audition for the position should apply via Dragonforce.com/audition.

DragonForce‘s last album, ‘Ultra Beatdown’, was released in 2008.