Dirty rock guitarist, Brian Welch of Korn has announced on a Californian radio station, that he is quitting the moosic biz after having a religious experience.
The band are said to respect his decision but no replacement has been named as yet. They said they hoped he,
“finds the happiness he is looking for”.
The 34-year-old made reference to the band's aggressive brand of music and its young fans in his parting statement.
“Anger is a good thing, and if kids want to listen to Korn, good, but there's happiness after the anger,” he told his local radio station in Bakersfield.
“I'm going to show it through my actions, how much I love my fans,” added Welch.