Clean Bandit's Neil Amin-Smith Has Officially Quit The Band
Clean Bandit have announced today that violinist Neil Amin-Smith is parting ways with the band.
In a statement posted to Twitter, Neil explained that the decision took him 'a long time to reach' and goes on to thank a number of people for all his success so far.
Clean Bandit also released a collective statement, in which they told fans: "We have had a wonderful ride together and we are extremely excited to see what he does next.
"We are also very much looking forward to our upcoming shows and to sharing our new music with you."
The band's debut album New Eyes reached number three in the charts when they first launched onto the music scene in 2014, while their new single Rockabye ft. Sean Paul & Anne-Marie is set for release on Friday (October 21).
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