With a name like Five Finger Death Punch, it's expected that the heavy metal band's shows come with a bit of turbulence. But this still didn't prepare fans for a recent concert in Tilburg, Netherlands, which ended abruptly after vocalist Ivan Moody appeared to quit the band mid-show.
As of Tuesday morning (June 13), though, it appears that whatever conflict existed has been resolved. The band cleared up the confusion with a statement to their fans, announcing a late 2017 global tour with Swedish metal band In Flames to boot.
“Those who have followed 5FDP from the beginning can tell you there has always been an element of danger and unpredictability in our music and in our shows," the statement reads. "That’s rock ‘n’ roll. When you do over 150 shows in a year, you will inevitably have a few derailments, but the train always keeps on moving. Last night in Tilburg was one of those instances, but as they say, you aren’t a race car driver if you don’t wreck a car or two.
"We can’t wait to put on amazing shows tomorrow night at Nova Rock all the way to our just announced winter tour all over Europe. See you all on the race track...bring a helmet...”