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Paz Lenchantin Departs Pixies After a Decade in the Band!

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Paz Lenchantin, the talented bassist who’s been laying down those killer grooves for Pixies for over a decade, is parting ways with the band. The Pixies, known for their groundbreaking sound and electrifying performances, have been a staple in the alternative rock scene since the late ’80s. Paz Lenchantin’s departure marks the end of an era, leaving fans with a bittersweet chord struck deep in their souls.

Lenchantin’s tenure with the Pixies has been nothing short of legendary. Joining the band in 2013, she brought her unique style and infectious energy to the stage, seamlessly blending into the Pixies’ sonic landscape. From the thumping basslines of “Head Carrier” to the haunting melodies of “Beneath the Eyrie,” Lenchantin’s contributions have been integral to the Pixies’ continued success and evolution.

But fear not, rock aficionados, for the Pixies are not ones to dwell in the shadows of the past. In a move that’s sure to set stages ablaze, the band has announced that Emma Richardson will be stepping in as the new touring bassist. Richardson, best known for her work with Band of Skulls, brings her own brand of rock ‘n’ roll swagger to the Pixies’ lineup. With her fingers flying across the fretboard and her stage presence commanding attention, Richardson is poised to pick up where Lenchantin left off and take the Pixies’ live performances to new heights.

As Pixies fans around the world come to terms with this seismic shift in the band’s lineup, one thing remains certain: the spirit of rock ‘n’ roll endures. While Paz Lenchantin may be bidding farewell to the Pixies, her legacy will live on in the hearts of fans and the echoes of her bass reverberating through the annals of rock history. And with Emma Richardson stepping into the spotlight, the Pixies’ journey is far from over. So let the music play on, and may the spirit of rock ‘n’ roll forever reign supreme!

Written by: jamric

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