Breathe Carolina-VWT2012 ©Henry Chung

Breathe Carolina have announced that longtime member Kyle Even has departed the duo to be with his family in light of his having recently had a child.

Watch the band announcement below in which David Schmitt introduces the full live band with whom he will be playing at Sleeping With Sirens‘ Feel This tour, which kicks off today.

With the somber news comes also the announcement that the band will be releasing their new album, titled Savages, in 2014.