Specifically, the song was inspired by the fact that his brother attempted to murder Vext. Vext explained: “My twin brother is currently serving 17 years for attempted murder — [he] tried to kill me during a home invasion when he was high in 2010.
The group reported the split on Saturday in a statement that read, “It is true that Bad Wolves and vocalist Tommy Vext have parted ways. The four of us plan to continue making music and a new album is planned for later this year. Tommy has been a big part of Bad Wolves and we are grateful for his contributions.
which was released on October 25, 2019. Two unreleased singles were released on April 10 on Patreon. The two singles include a cover of “Heart Shaped Box” by Nirvana and a new song called “Shanghai”.
Vext said in his Instagram live that he felt his only option to leave the band as Vext claimed his conservative political views caused an irreconcilable schism with his bandmates and their record label, Better Noise (formerly Eleven Seven).
However, despite the calamities, Bad Wolves insist that they did not part ways with Vext because of “cancel culture” or his political beliefs. Coyle and Vext had had their differences in the past, but always managed to make it work within the band.
Bad Wolves ‘ debuted an impressive cover of Lady Gaga’s hit song “ Bad Romance,” a track that originally appeared on her her third EP, The Fame Monster (2009). This cover features Once Human frontwoman Lauren Hart.
It features actress Erin Sanders (Melissa and Joey, Guilty at 17) and actor and fitness model Kevin Creekman. Watch it HERE. The band wrapped up their 22-date summer tour with Papa Roach and Asking Alexandria last month.
Thomas Cummings (born April 15, 1982), better known under the stage name Tommy Vext, is an American heavy metal singer and songwriter known as the former lead vocalist of Bad Wolves, Snot, Divine Heresy, and Westfield Massacre.
Bad Wolves ‘ Doc Coyle and John Boecklin have opened up about their recent split with frontman Tommy Vext. Following this weekend’s news that Tommy Vext had parted ways with Bad Wolves, band members Doc Coyle and John Boecklin have opened up a little bit about the decision.
CC: With Bad Wolves we use a few different tunings ranging from drop C to drop G and these three guitars help accommodate those tunings we use. The SVN is the main guitar used throughout the set, 277 for Officer Down and the Holcomb for Zombie.
Music critics have long recognized “Zombie” by the Cranberries as “a masterpiece of alternative rock”. The song was written by the band’s lead singer Dolores O’Riordan and reached No. 1 on the charts of Australia, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany and Iceland, as well as on the US Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart.