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Yuck announce breakup

The London nu-gaze band have called it quits after a decade together.

February 15, 2021
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London nu-gaze outfit Yuck — the project of Max Bloom, Mariko Doi and Jonny Rogoff — have announced that they're calling it quits. "I feel its only right to tell you that we will no longer be touring or making new music together," wrote Bloom in a statement posted to the band's Twitter. "We've released 3 albums together and I'm so proud of everything we've achieved, but we all felt it was important to know when to draw the line."

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Yuck's last album, Stranger Things, was released in 2016. News of the band's breakup arrives on the tenth anniversary of their self-titled debut studio album, featuring songs such as "Georgia" (which the FADER premiered back in 2010). "Our debut album represents something very special to me," Bloom continues. "There was a special and unique chemistry between myself, Daniel, Jonny and Mariko that I can't put my finger on, but I believe you can hear it in the music."

Read the band's full statement here, and give Yuck a spin for old times sake below.

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Yuck announce breakup