The underground supergroup's volatile but groove-heavy debut, Way of the Fist, was released in , followed by War Is the Answer in In , bassist Matt Snell parted ways with the band just after they went into the studio to begin work on a new album, and in they recruited Chris Kael to take over for him. Later that year, they released their third studio album, American Capitalist. After a round of touring, Five Finger Death Punch eventually returned to the studio, where they quickly learned they had too much new material for one album.
That winter, they indicated they had begun working on a sixth album. Tuesday 12 May Wednesday 13 May Thursday 14 May Friday 15 May Saturday 16 May Sunday 17 May Monday 18 May Tuesday 19 May Wednesday 20 May Thursday 21 May Friday 22 May Saturday 23 May Sunday 24 May Monday 25 May Tuesday 26 May Wednesday 27 May Thursday 28 May Friday 29 May Saturday 30 May Sunday 31 May Monday 1 June Tuesday 2 June Thursday 4 June Friday 5 June Saturday 6 June Sunday 7 June While it's the gnarly, nasty, raised-middle-finger anthems that come with greater frequency, the ballads are a welcome change of pace and show off the chops of a band such as this.
Five Finger Death Punch. A Decade of Destruction Hidden categories: Articles with hAudio microformats Singlechart usages for Billboardrocksongs Singlechart called without song. The band also performed on the main stage as part of Download Festival On April 27, , Billboard reported that Five Finger Death Punch's record label Prospect Park had filed a lawsuit against the band on April 21, for breaching their contract.
The basis of the claim cites that the band began working on a new album without Prospect Park's consent and will be working with Rise Records.
In a recent interview, vocalist Ivan Moody has said he will be completing the current tour and leave the band at the end of The next day however, an announcement was published on the official site of FFDP, where it was revealed, that rumours about Ivan's departure are false.
According to the announcement, the vocalist plans to start a side project beside Five Finger Death Punch, which does not mean he has plans on leaving. However, during a concert in The Netherlands, Moody didn't show up to perform the first song, which were sung by Tommy Vext, with Moody saying he was running "a little bit late".
Vext also sung a second song during the set later in the evening whilst Moody walked off stage. During the show all of the members left the stage for long periods on several occasions, and Hook also threw his guitar down and walked offstage at one point. Bathory shortly after the show tweeted that the events that transpired were "not a publicity stunt. Later that same day, the band released a statement addressing what happened at the show via their Facebook page, stating that bands that tour as heavily as they do will "inevitably have a few derailments, but the train always keeps on moving", implying that all shows will proceed as planned and that Moody will remain as the band's frontman.
Ivan Moody has checked himself in rehab and will sit out the current tour. Tommy Vext will be filling in for Moody as he seeks treatment. On August 19, Ivan Moody returned to the stage at the Illinois State Fair, although just days prior it was still unknown if he would be taking the stage.