Canadian band Black Clothes have reportedly damaged up after one in every of their tracks went viral on TikTok, regardless of requesting followers chorus from posting the music resulting from its delicate material.
The duo, comprised of Ada Rook and Devi McCallion, launched their newest album ‘Peaceable As Hell’ final month, following on from final yr’s LPs ‘Thank You’ and ‘Love And Affection For Silly Little Bitches’.
Clothes had been scheduled to look because the assist act at Sleigh Bells‘ ‘Treats’ 10th anniversary present in New York final month, although it has now been cancelled as a result of ongoing coronavirus disaster.
As Brooklyn Vegan stories, nonetheless, the group’s Devi McCallion posted the next message on Instagram signalling the band’s demise: “After a lot thought Black Clothes will not exist after the songs we now have already completed however haven’t launched have been launched. As soon as the songs we already wrote are out, so are we.
“Fuck black clothes. Thanks in your assist and likewise your repulsive parasocial stalker rage directed at hurting us.”
The submit, which has since been made personal, was posted by a member of the r/indieheads subreddit, who claimed that the band had been topic to “intense drama” over the course of the previous day after one in every of their songs “blew up on TikTok”.
— Kade Schoenfeldt (@kadescho) Could 24, 2020
OF COURSE IT’S FUCKING DANGANRONPA COSPLAYERS.
I actually hope Black Clothes come again as a result of these fuckers aren’t the followers. On the finish of the day it is their choice although. pic.twitter.com/4sQ7uZ6nuS
— rye (@ryehat64) Could 23, 2020
Black clothes breaking apart and taking all their music off Spotify has ruined my week. I respect their option to do it however I’m actually fuckin unhappy about it
— A swan the dimensions of Swansea (@Grim_Dinomancer) Could 24, 2020
“Particulars are arduous to pin proper now, nevertheless it appears like Devi obtained upset concerning the music blowing up as a result of it was about her being sexually assaulted as a toddler, and youngsters have been making cosplay-themed Tik Toks to it,” the submit went on.
“She tried to cease extra folks from making the movies, however ended up getting harassed on her socials for it. She posted this picture to her instagram story earlier than going personal.”
Within the caption to the Instagram submit in query, McCallion labelled Black Clothes’ following as “the worst fanbase possible”.
In keeping with numerous followers on-line, the music gaining traction on TikTok was ‘In My Mouth’ from the 2018 LP ‘WASTEISOLATION’.
On the time of writing, Black Clothes’ again catalogue is absent from Spotify, Apple Music and different main providers. The group’s Bandcamp, nonetheless, stays energetic at this level.