The bassist died at the age of 24 when Metallica’s tour bus skidded off the road on September 27th, 1986.
Longtime member says he wants to “spend more time with family and personal projects.”
Ellis was a member of the rock band during their ’80s heyday.
Wayne Kramer has also confirmed the tour’s opening acts, including Starcrawler and Man Or Astro-man?.
Longtime bassist Phil King left the band earlier this month.
Also worked with Crosby Stills & Nash, James Brown, and J.J. Cale.
Rosas also toured with Crosby Stills Nash & Young and Buffalo Springfield.
The Beatles, Talking Heads, Rage Against the Machine, QOTSA, and everything in between.
These guys are laughing all the way to the bank.