2. Trevor McNevan of Thousand Foot Krutch is getting excited for his band’s forthcoming record, Oxygen: Exhale. He noted that the last record, Oxygen: Inhale, was always supposed to be on the lighter side, while the next project carries a lot more aggressiveness.
4. Bands have their own culture, and Bellarive insisted via a Facebook photo post that every one of their band meetings must involve ice cream. It’s a rule.
5. Jason Castro’s daughter had a Madeline themed birthday party, which is especially fitting, given that his daughter’s name is Madeline. There was a cutout of the French youngster’s face for a special birthday photo booth.
6. It’s not exactly Zayn Malik leaving One Direction, but another boy band is having to adjust its lineup… sort of. After five years with Southern Gospel group Legacy Five, the vocal band’s tenor, Gus Gaches, said the wear and tear on him physically and vocally has led him to step down from the group. The band was sad but supportive.