28th Oct 2014

Portney Schedule Causes Split

Mike Portnoy is leaving Adrenaline Mob. The band began with Russell Allen and Mike Orlando, with Portnoy coming on as the drummer. But due to scheduling conflicts, Portnoy will be severing ties with them. Noisecreep reported the statement Portnoy released to explain his position, sharing that he doesn’t want to hold Adrenaline Mob back by forcing them to wait on his schedule to open up. The band will perform four shows in Latin America this month with Portnoy and then part ways. The group has released one studio album and one EP, so far. Portnoy’s other band tours beginning in July. Read more here: Adrenaline Mob Drummer Mike Portnoy Exits the Band