[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jane’s Addiction[/lastfm] has a history of abss player replacements. Most recently [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Guns ‘N Roses[/lastfm] bassist[lastfm link_type="similar_artist_radio"] Duff McKagan[/lastfm] was thee most notable addition to [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jane’s Addiction[/lastfm]. McKagan left last year citing creative differences. Enter: [lastfm link_type="similar_artist_radio"]Dave Sitek[/lastfm], guitarist for [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]TV On The Radio[/lastfm].
With McKagan, the band began work on the follow-up to their 2003 effort Strays. Frontman Perry Farrell has confirmed that they will, however, push forward without McKagan.
“Dave [Navarro], Steve [Perkins] and I are fully immersed in the process of making modern music. It has been a great experience thus far, and the results have so much potential,” Farrell said in an official announcement after McKagan’s departure.
Guitarist Dave Navarro adds: “This process has been both inspiring and incredibly freeing. The events over the last year have proven themselves to be a necessary part of the journey as they have led us to our current creative team and direction.”
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