Management Confirms: AFI Disbanding Rumor A Hoax

Despite a post made by somebody posing as Davey this morning on the DF, AFI is not breaking up. We have received this statement from management:“That’s not dave. The band haven’t broken up. Someone is just screwing around.”

The hoax was convincing because the post was authored by Davey’s official Despair Faction account. It appears now that the account was hacked. Popular music news sites Alternative Press, NME, and Rock Sound all reported the news as fact, but they have since changed their articles to reflect that it was a hoax.

Adam tweeted several hours ago that “we would have totally written a better press release…”

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