Winds Of Plague Announce New Drummer


Winds Of Plague and drummer Art Cruz have officially parted ways as a result of creative differences. Band vocalist Johnny Plague spoke on Cruz‘s departure, offering:

“After many years of having Art Cruz with us we have decided its best for both parties involved to go our separate ways. Art is a great drummer and I’m sure he will be back behind the drums one way or another soon.”

Cruz himself had the following to say of the move:

“I’m very thankful for the experience. I love those dudes. I will continue to play drums and on the business side, I am currently pursuing artist management. To keep up with what I’m doing, follow me on twitter at”

The band have tapped drummer Brandon Gallindo (ex-Dead In Existence) to replace Cruz. In addition to joining the band on the impending “All Stars Tour“; Gallindo also handled the recently completed studio sessions for the groups forthcoming new album. More details on it are expected in the near future.