Foals have just announced that their bassist Walter Gervers left the band after 12 years. “Sadly we have to announce that our mate Walter has decided to leave the band to pursue a new life,” the band wrote. They also added: “We had 12 amazing years touring together from a small postal van to the pyramid stage and beyond, […]. We want to thank him for all his time and energy and passion and want to thank you for all the support from the early days and into the future”. We are curious to hear how the sound of the band will evolve from here. Read the full statement below.