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Homewrecker Frontman Matt Barnum Accused Of Sexual Misconduct By Multiple Women, Band Dropped By Label In Response


Homewrecker frontman Matt Barnum has been publicly accused of sexual conduct by multiple women. Yesterday, June 20th, a woman identified as Riley came forward on Twitter with the below thread, alleging Barnum had engaged in sexual misconduct online with her, soliciting nude photographs from her in exchange for alcohol when she was 16-years-old.

Since making her tweets and sharing this Instagram account, numerous others have come forward with allegations of disturbing sexual misconduct against Barnum.The band’s social media presence has gone dark in light of the allegations. Furthermore, the band have been dropped by their label Good Fight Music, who issued the below statement:

“It has come to our attention that multiple women have accused Matt Barnum of Homewrecker of sexual misconduct while underage over the last number of years.

Good Fight Music is no longer associated with Homewrecker effective immediately. We will never tolerate, condone, or stay silent about sexual aggression on our roster, especially towards minors. BELIEVE WOMEN.“

Harm’s Way guitarist Bo Lueders, who toured alongside Homewrecker in the past, commented on the allegations brought against Barnum:

*In light of a retraction of an allegation, another member of the band’s name has been removed from this story.

[via Lambgoat]

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