Imonolith Part Ways With Guitarist Jed Simon, Enlist Ex-Methods Of Mayhem Guitarist Kai Huppunen


Imonolith have announced the departure of guitarist Jed Simon (ex-Strapping Young Lad, etc.) from their ranks and the addition of Kai Huppunen (ex-Methods Of Mayhem/Noise Therapy) as his replacement. The band, who feature Threat Signal vocalist Jon Howard and former members of the Devin Townsend Project, issued the below official statement on the matter:

Imonolith would like to introduce and welcome a new guitar player to the band – Kai Huppunen – Kai “Music” (ex-Methods of Mayhem, ex-Noise Therapy).

Kai officially joined Imonolith this past October, just before shooting our debut video, ‘Hollow’. He is an incredible guitar player and an awesome performer. Kai has a unique writing style with great ideas that have already added to Imonolith’s sound. All of us in, Imonolith are very excited to have Kai as an official member of the band. Welcome Kai aboard!

Jed Simon and Imonolith have mutually parted ways. Jed is, and will always be a brother to us. We wish him all the very best with his future musical endeavours.

Hollow’, our debut single will be available world-wide for download and streaming on January 18th, 2019. A music video for ‘Hollow’ will be released the same day.

We’re excited to finally launch this band world-wide. Stay posted for more details to be released soon…”

Huppunen himself commented:

“I’m beyond grateful to announce that I’ve joined Imonolith as their 2nd guitarist. I have mad respect for my new band mates. These guys are world-class musicians and inspirational. Thnx to everyone in the band for bringing me on board. Looking forward to our journey together!!!”

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