Corrosion Of Conformity drummer Reed Mullin has been forced to sit out of the group's upcoming tour after tearing his rotator cuff.
In a statement released on Tuesday (22Jul14), the band reveals Mullin has been "playing through pain" and he has chosen to get the problem "repaired and rehabbed" rather than play on.
Former Kylesa drummer Eric Hernandez will replace him on the road in New Zealand and Australia before the band returns to the U.S. in mid-August (14).
The members of heavy rock group Corrosion Of Conformity are reeling after a fight at a Tampa, Florida show left one man dead and three other concertgoers needing attention to stab wounds.
The ALBATROSS band was performing at the Masquerade club when violence broke out.
Police have revealed the unidentified dead man was stabbed in the chest and upper body repeatedly.
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