Architects announce departure of guitarist Josh Middleton

Josh Middleton playing guitar live
(Image credit: Lorne Thomson/Redferns via Getty)

British metalcore outfit Architects have announced the departure of their electric guitar player, Josh Middleton.

The news was announced in a statement posted to the band’s official Instagram account, which said the split was amicable as the two parties agreed “to go our separate ways”.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.