Veteran punk rock act Sum 41‘s drummer, Steve Jocz, has decided today to part ways with the band after 17 years. Steve released the following short statement about this which you can read below:
“I’m sorry to announce that I’ve decided to leave Sum 41.
Touring with the band has been an amazing experience that has taken us far beyond our old practice space in my parent’s basement to countless countries around the world. I’ve had the opportunity to see and experience so much and for that I am truly grateful.
I just want to thank all of our fans for making the last 17 years possible. I had a blast.
An full reason regarding his decision has not been confirmed as of yet. The remaining members of the band are also yet to release a statement.