The Temper Trap Bids Farewell To Their Guitarist

Australian alternative rockers, The Temper Trap who delivered an outstanding performance here in Malaysia during the  Future Music Festival Asia early this year at the Sepang International Circuit (SIC) has bid farewell to guitarist, Lorenzo Sillitto.

The work of Lorenzo who had played and toured with the band since 2006, can be heard on two of the band’s albums — Conditions and The Temper Trap and he also played sessions for The Temper Trap’s third and upcoming album.

Having won multiple ARIA Awards, the group’s debut Conditions and its global hit Sweet Disposition peaked at number six on the Official U.K. Singles Chart. The self titled album followed up and was received warmly by fans as it opened at number one on the ARIA album charts since its release last year and has been certified platinum together with its lead single Trembling Hands.

Guitarist Lorenzo said in a statement that he leaves the band with a heavy heart and he decided it was time for him to try out new things. He also described his eight year journey with the band as an amazing experience that he will never forget for it changed his life.

Sweet Disposition peaked at no.6 on the Official U.K. Singles Chart. Check out the video:

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