They want you to know: Zun Zun Egui have broken up

Zun Zun Egui have broken up

“We feel it is time to go our separate ways and pursue other dreams and projects, ” the band said.

After seven years, and two albums, Bristol band Zun Zun Egui are calling it a day. The announcement follows live cancellations at Lunar Festival and Field Day earlier this month.

Citing the pressures of continually working together and touring, the band also spoke about their ambitions to pursue new individual projects in the Facebook post. The full statement is below.

It is with great sadness that we announce that Zun Zun Egui are splitting up. After 7 amazing years the stresses and...

Posted by Zun Zun Egui on Thursday, 18 June 2015

The experimentalists released their second album 'Shackles' Gift' earlier this year, and were due to play at festivals including Green Man, Shambala, and Farmfestival, as well as David Byrne's Meltdown. It is unclear whether these appearances will still go ahead.

Listen to Zun Zun Egui's 'African Tree,' from latest album 'Shackle's Gift' below.

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