UK SUBS drummer removed from band

20 October 2021
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The UK SUBS have fired drummer Jamie Oliver, as first reported by Punktuation. On Friday, Conservative MP Sir David Amess was killed in a surpirse ambush attack, which is being treated by authorities as a terroristic act.

After the attack, Oliver posted a statement on social media making light of the situation, which has since been removed. After this post was made, UK SUBS made the deciison to remove the drummer from the band.

UK SUBS stated on social media: Jamie Oliver leaves the U.K. Subs / Following a social media post by Subs drummer Jamie Oliver on Friday 15 October, all four members of the band; Charlie, Alvin, Steve and Jamie had discussions together on Sunday, and it has been decided after these conversations that Jamie will leave the band with immediate effect - additionally, the U.K. Subs would like to assure everyone that they will be playing all their forthcoming scheduled shows, but with a new drummer."