Contributed by an Anonymous Source.
Posted by aubin
November 21, 2012 at 5:00 PM (EST)
Long-running and influential Sunderland, UK punks Leatherface
have reportedly called it quits.
The band itself has not made a statement, but the promoter of one of the band's upcoming shows on November 22, 2012 posted the cancellation of the event and said this by way of explanation: "cancelled due to band splitting up.
Formed in 1988, the band released a number of frequently cited albums including Mush
in 1992, The Last
in 1993. Their 1999 Split
with Hot Water Music
helped bring the band to a bigger audience and 2008 saw more than 35 artists pay tribute to the band with Rubber Factory Records Presents a Tribute to Leatherface
They last released The Stormy Petrel