Set It Off Remove Bassist Austin Kerr From Band Following Allegations of Sexual Harassment


Following in the wake of the sexual harassment allegations made against Austin Kerr, the bassist of Set It Off, the band have chosen to remove him from the band. The group released an official statement, apologizing to anyone who had been affected by Kerr’s actions and reassuringly stated that they are taking the accusations very seriously. You can view the bands full statement below:

The statement is as follows:

Recently we have been made aware of the statements made about our bassist, Austin Kerr. We are taking the situation seriously and have decided that the best thing for the band is to part ways with Austin. We send our deepest apologies to anyone who has ever been affected negatively by his actions. Our fans mean the absolute world to us and their safety and happiness will always be our top priority. We are so grateful for their ongoing support over the years and will do everything we can to make this up to them and to move forward from this.

UPDATE: Austin Kerr Releases Statement.

UPDATE 2: Austin Kerr Releases Second Statement.

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2 thoughts on “Set It Off Remove Bassist Austin Kerr From Band Following Allegations of Sexual Harassment

  1. […] today, Set It Off announced that they had parted ways with bassist Austin Kerr, following the recent sexual harassment allegations that he was facing. […]

  2. […] a second statement regarding the sexual harassment allegations he is currently facing. Set It Off removed Kerr from the current band line-up at the end of May, after which, he released his first statement. […]

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