Gift Giver

Gift Giver Do Some Interesting ‘Damage Control’ After Homophobic Accusations (Updated)


Update – June 17th 12:32pm:

The band have stated that the image in question was unrelated to their recent troubles:

“The picture we posted the other day was NEVER to combat last weekends accusations. Our new video has been finished since March. We made our statement and move forward! If you’ve parted ways with us since then, word ✌🏻🔪”

Original Story:

Gift Giver came under fire over the weekend following this statement made by their now ex-bassist Troy Wilson who among other things, alleged they were homophobic. The band themselves disputed his claims, arguing that Wilson started an unprovoked attack and that if they were homophobic, they would have never let Wilson, who is homosexual, into the band. Perhaps out to push a few buttons, they followed that post directly with the one below on their Facebook. Understandably, it has drawn some mixed reactions:

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