Stryper Announce Their New Bass Player

Stryper Announce Their New Bass Player

From Stryper: We are proud to announce our New Bass Player! Please welcome Perry Richardson!! Stryper Announces New Bass Player Perry Richardson The multi-platinum rock band will return from a hiatus in 2018 with a new album and upcoming tour. Monday, October 30, 2017 — After months of speculation, multi-platinum rock band Stryper is excited to announce the addition of iconic bass player Perry Richardson to the band lineup. Richardson joins original members Michael Sweet (vocals…

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Stryper Blames Tim Gaines’ Barrage Of Disrespectful Comments, Post And Tweets For His Dismissal

Stryper Blames Tim Gaines’ Barrage Of Disrespectful Comments, Post And Tweets For His Dismissal

Stryper have posted the following regarding Tim Gaines termination from the band: A MESSAGE FROM STRYPER Dear fans and friends,We wish Timothy Gaines nothing but the best, and we will always remember the history and the good times that we all shared together. We have done our best to remain courteous and professional despite the barrage of disrespectful comments, posts and tweets that have been made public time and time again by Tim and Brandee…

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Tim Gaines Confirms That He Has Been Fired From Stryper

Tim Gaines Confirms That He Has Been Fired From Stryper

Here’s the latest news direct from Tim Gaines about his dismissal from the Christian metal band Stryper: Howdy folks, Here is a KNAC interview that I gave with Faithsedge vocalist Giancarlo Floridia, earlier this week. This is the “official” unofficial announcement many have been waiting for from myself. I know many of you have been speculating the validity of the “rumors” flying around over the last year in regard to my position within the Stryper…

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Stryper Appears To Have Parted Ways With Bassist Tim Gaines

Stryper Appears To Have Parted Ways With Bassist Tim Gaines

Christian metal band Stryper no longer list Tim Gaines as a band member on it’s official website. After much speculation about Gaines’ status in the band and numerous posts, mostly, from lead singer Michael Sweet that seemed to indicate a rift between the band, or at least Michael Sweet and Tim Gaines, it now looks as if Tim Gaines tenure with band is done. While nothing official has been announced yet, removing Gaines from the…

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Stryper Provides More Info About Band’s Hiatus

Stryper Provides More Info About Band’s Hiatus

Stryper have provided the following statement to help address the questions that many fans have about their upcoming hiatus: Dear friends, To adress a few concerns regarding our most recent statement: 1 – Tim has not left the band. 2 – We felt the need to make a statement based on a multitude of emails, texts, private messages and phone calls. Because of this, we felt that the right thing to do was to make…

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Stryper To Take A Hiatus As The Band Faces Crossroads

Stryper To Take A Hiatus As The Band Faces Crossroads

Stryper has announced the following: As many of you know, we are preparing a tour to celebrate the 30-year anniversary of To Hell With The Devil. Although we’re extremely excited about this tour, our band and ministry is facing a crossroads for a variety of reasons, including some personal matters affecting our bassist, Tim Gaines that have affected the unity of our band. As a result, upon the conclusion of this tour, we have decided…

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