mewithoutYou reveal 2020 ends status as “active band,” tease future plans
They broke the news via social media.October 20, 2019
MewithoutYou have decided that 2020 will be their last year as an active band, and teased fans about the major plans they have in store prior to that.
The band formed in 2000 and has released seven full-length albums, their latest being last year’s [Untitled].
The band made the major announcement to fans on Twitter.
“To whom it may concern, We have decided on next year as our last as an active band. We nevertheless have many plans in the interim, the details of which are forthcoming,” it read.
— mewithoutYou (@mewithoutYou) October 20, 2019
Many fans and other artists were heartbroken by the announcement, and shared their love to the band on social media. See how they reacted below.
I got into you guys when i transferred to a new school a year and a half ago, I was recommended Ten Stories by a friend. That album, along with some others, helped me ease my self into a new environment and being away from home for the first time. Thank you.
— bald docktober ”expert” (@BeltedYapper) October 20, 2019
I’m gonna throw up
— Juble-dān (@danwemet) October 20, 2019
Thank you for sharing what you have.
— noahambrose (@noahambrose) October 20, 2019
i love you guys and want what’s best for you. but god i’m crushed
— Mads (@madison_face) October 20, 2019
— Plague ? Cartmarny (@Craig_Chmarny) October 20, 2019
— SpencerSpooky (@spencerspicy) October 20, 2019
— La Dispute (@ladisputeband) October 20, 2019
As previously stated, mewithoutYou dropped an album last year, which you can listen to below.
You can also listen to their first full-length album, 2002’s A to B Life, below.
01/23 — San Francisco, CA @ Warfield Theatre
01/24 — Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
01/25 — Seattle, WA @ Showbox SoDo
01/27 — Salt Lake City, UT @ The Union Event Center
01/28 — Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall
01/30 — Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
01/31 — Chicago, IL @ Concord Music Hall
02/01 — Detroit, MI @ St. Andrew’s Hall
02/03 — Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE
02/04 — Rochester, NY @ Anthology
02/05 — Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
02/07 — Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
02/08 — Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Steel
02/09 — Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
02/11 — Philadelphia, PA @ Franklin Music Hall
02/12 — Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live
02/13 — Norfolk, VA @ The NorVa
02/14 — Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle
02/15 — Columbia, SC @ The Senate
02/16 — Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
02/18 — Atlanta, GA @ Heaven at The Masquerade
02/20 — Austin, TX @ Emo’s
02/21 — Houston, TX @ House of Blues
02/22 — Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
02/24 — Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theatre
02/25 — San Diego, CA @ The Observatory
02/27 — Las Vegas, NV @ Brooklyn Bowl
02/29 — Los Angeles, CA @ The Novo
What do you think of mewithoutYou announcing their ending as an active band? Sound off in the comments down below!
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