"After five label releases and hundreds of shows in 19 countries, it's time to move forward and pursue my career full-time.
Hopefully founding member James Malone can keep things together and press on with new material, considering the final verdict on Cordle's role in the band has yet to be determined and their future in the balance.
The last fully-completed ARSIS song I contributed to was 'Since The Shadows' (released online last year), and it's one of my favorites.
Through the years, I've accomplished everything in music I wanted to do. Not many people can say that, and I consider myself fortunate for having so many great experiences."