Woe, Is Me Announce Break Up
2013-09-19 by andcas | 81 Comments

Atlanta, Georgia based metalcore band Woe, Is Me have decided to call it quits after their
current vocalist Hance Alligood has abruptly parted ways. In a detailed farewell addressed to the
fans, he straightforwardly explains a long withstanding discontent with the genre of music and the
direction of it all.

Woe, Is Me have certainly been no strangers to a wildly dysfunctional career since forming
merely four years ago to sign with Rise Records. In the relatively short span there has been a total
of seven key songwriting member changes full of enough drama to construct a daytime soap opera
out of the mix.

As it stood, there was only one original member who remained from the sextet who had
recently released a brand new EP not even a month ago. It's unclear where the lineup will go next
but Alligood is already planning projects while past members have chosen either college, producing,
or other bands.

http://www.killyourstereo.com/news/18873/woe-is-me-break-up/

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MortimusPrime
September 19th 2013

2058 Comments


"a long withstanding discontent with the genre of music and the direction of it all"

so they did realise they were terrible. they should of just ended after everyone left

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sspedding
September 19th 2013

4715 Comments


there is a God.

henryChinaski
September 19th 2013

2457 Comments


No big loss.

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Millstone
September 19th 2013

367 Comments


How many fucking bands have broken up this year? Jeez.....

InFiction
September 19th 2013

3587 Comments


About time.

Slobo
September 19th 2013

140 Comments


Source?

MortimusPrime
September 19th 2013

2058 Comments


@Slobo its all on the alternative press website. "exclusive" apparently

BigPleb
September 19th 2013

28465 Comments


2013 keeps doing it! :D

Slobo
September 19th 2013

140 Comments


Its a little bit embarrassing that this happened so soon after their last release (which showed some promise) considering all of Doriano's cringey/arrogant lyrics about overcoming adversity etc

Evreaia
September 19th 2013

3742 Comments


2013 rules, fuck these shits.

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TommyIcedB
September 19th 2013

24 Comments


What a horrible loss for the music industry.............

lol

Calc
September 19th 2013

10847 Comments


"so they did realise they were terrible. they should of just ended after everyone left"

I believe the technical term is money-grab

MrMatt767
September 19th 2013

78 Comments


niccceeeeeee

TheCollectiveFacade
September 19th 2013

650 Comments



"How many fucking bands have broken up this year? Jeez....."

--> Depends on whether this is consider a band or half of one

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ReAnimator
September 19th 2013

240 Comments


Made my day

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Impervious
September 19th 2013

254 Comments


Never really listened to these guys

jacobybelgium
September 19th 2013

60 Comments


The ciiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiircle of liiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiife

jmumf
September 19th 2013

56 Comments


Fantastic news.

corycantrell
September 19th 2013

44 Comments


All the scene kids on facebook are slitting there wrists and crying. What a wonderful day.

Shimana
September 19th 2013

528 Comments


"whoa" is me

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Crawl
September 19th 2013

1387 Comments


Worst news of all time (((((((((((

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NapalmCrusader
September 19th 2013

1737 Comments


There is a god

LocustGrove
September 19th 2013

540 Comments


Good, I sentence them to years of blue collar jobs at minimum wage as they fall into oblivion. I live in ATL so I saw these twats live a couple of times and they sucked ass.

SteveRogers
September 19th 2013

182 Comments


This should have happened a long time ago.

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tresm87
September 19th 2013

461 Comments


i dont care either way

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DatBeefPudding
September 19th 2013

941 Comments


ANDCAS YOU LIED TO ME

EDIT: HEY EVERYONE, THIS GUY'S A PHONY, A BIG FAT PHONY

TomAkaVeto
September 19th 2013

1523 Comments


They'll probably just pull an Attack Attack and keep the remaining members and then form a band with a new name.

hundredth4life
September 19th 2013

3 Comments


Thank God

HighandDriving
September 19th 2013

3232 Comments


NOoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

Satellite
September 19th 2013

19816 Comments


never heard/heard of this band but the inappropriate punctuation in their name is enough for me to assume they sucked dogshit

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witchxrapist
September 19th 2013

10733 Comments


wait whats the new attack attack band called

MortimusPrime
September 19th 2013

2058 Comments


the last line-up of the band that was attack attack formed a band called Nativ.

botb
September 19th 2013

9284 Comments


oh nooooooooooooooo

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elbaliem
September 19th 2013

674 Comments


less breakdown,eh?

ChuckyTruant
September 19th 2013

15570 Comments


Thank satan

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moshpotatoes
September 19th 2013

450 Comments


This should have happen after Tyler left... Man, Number[s] was a great album! everything else just single-handedly destroyed the image of woe, is me.

erandolph90
September 19th 2013

181 Comments


Number[s] was an alright album complimented by strong vocals. Same way I view Alexisonfire.

Hospital
September 19th 2013

1875 Comments


How upsetting

HighandDriving
September 19th 2013

3232 Comments


FUCK THIS SIT WTF STIL RATLED [s] Army reporti ng it.

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FearThyEvil9
September 19th 2013

11335 Comments


One small victory

whatshisname
September 19th 2013

178 Comments


About time. [2]

Mabbitt
September 19th 2013

1241 Comments


& delinquents was a decent song (for being generic metalcore) but what i've heard of them since then was pretty meh.

Besides, I honestly think it's stupid for a band to continue on without any original members. It's not the same band anymore when that happens.

Satellite
September 19th 2013

19816 Comments


yeah i mean this band became a shell of the one we all knew and loved

Manqaness24
September 19th 2013

113 Comments


Enjoyed them for a while, but overated for sure. No big loss

OrangeBLOOD
September 19th 2013

120 Comments


i find it hard to like any band that has two different vocalists. when did that shitty trend in post hardcore start? all you need is one that can scream and do occasional clean vocals. i wouldn't think that's so hard to find.

giraffesareepic88
September 19th 2013

68 Comments


Good god. Band was horrible.

Crymsonblaze
September 19th 2013

7310 Comments


one more bad metalcore band down

lucasjcockcroft
September 19th 2013

3669 Comments


Hance is great
so hopefully whatever he does next is decent

Spec
September 19th 2013

26834 Comments


Awful band.

Mabbitt
September 19th 2013

1241 Comments


i find it hard to like any band that has two different vocalists. when did that shitty trend in post hardcore start? all you need is one that can scream and do occasional clean vocals. i wouldn't think that's so hard to find.


Somewhat agree. I like when the guitarist/bassist/drummer of a band also does vocals, but I think it's stupid when there are two dedicated vocalists that don't play any instrument. We Came As Romans does this.

demigod!
September 19th 2013

40970 Comments


"Awful band."


not anymore!:D

Satellite
September 19th 2013

19816 Comments


it's just boring. it seems like every band in this genre adheres to that same cookie cutter format because it's easier than doing something original. this shit has to be waning in popularity, no? (i'm 27)

Spec
September 19th 2013

26834 Comments


I do prefer a vocalist that can do both. Not saying its easy though.

MortimusPrime
September 19th 2013

2058 Comments


I wouldn't say its waning on popularity totally. every year there is a new bunch of kids getting into generic metalcore. its a never-ending cycle

Satellite
September 19th 2013

19816 Comments


kids these days take a bit longer to recognize a fad, i suppose. hair metal lasted like 2 months in the 80's.

Spec
September 19th 2013

26834 Comments


No metal core vocals top Hollow Crown.

Come at me.

theacademy
September 19th 2013

27670 Comments


dont care so much about this but hooligans is like the song of the summer hard

Satellite
September 19th 2013

19816 Comments


andcas vs. hyperbole

theacademy
September 19th 2013

27670 Comments


isnt issues the band that is the same as this one?


also sup sat

theacademy
September 19th 2013

27670 Comments


@beef, decided to make one when two submissions from other people didn't go through


if this is the one that they chose then i don't want to even think what the other two submissions looked like

Satellite
September 19th 2013

19816 Comments


what up cad? 15-1, amirite?

theacademy
September 19th 2013

27670 Comments


16-1 b/c we're winning the bye week this year. first team ever to do so i believe.

Satellite
September 19th 2013

19816 Comments


yeah i'm expecting a big performance from bush during the bye week

theacademy
September 19th 2013

27670 Comments


http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_odkw=joey+harrington&_osacat=0&_from=R40&_trksid=p2045573.m570.l1313.TR4.TRC2.A0.Xjoey+harrington+jersey&_nkw=joey+harrington+jersey&_sacat=0

Satellite
September 19th 2013

19816 Comments


hahaha that is the saddest page on ebay

i've got a barry jersey that i've been rocking on the reg

theacademy
September 19th 2013

27670 Comments


i got a charlie batch and a megatron that i aternate b/w

pjquinones747
September 19th 2013

730 Comments


Our prayers have been answered

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c0nf1n3d
September 20th 2013

268 Comments


Oh well, they weren't really "Woe, is Me" anymore anyway.

Azn.
September 20th 2013

5316 Comments


jaahahahahah

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joshieboy12345
September 20th 2013

5256 Comments


They were just like fuck this, i'm saving my ears for old age.

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DotNine
September 20th 2013

137 Comments


Good, now if only Rise Records would collapse entirely, my life would be made.

L4kai
September 20th 2013

2 Comments


they sucked shit after Tyler left.

brightfireguy
September 20th 2013

86 Comments


Holy shit Lions fans?! Sorry this is off topic but Lions fans are hard to find in the world go Detroit hahaha I'm a die hard fan

brightfireguy
September 20th 2013

86 Comments


Holy shit Lions fans?! Sorry this is off topic but Lions fans are hard to find in the world go Detroit hahaha I'm a die hard fan

brightfireguy
September 20th 2013

86 Comments


Holy shit Lions fans?! Sorry this is off topic but Lions fans are hard to find in the world go Detroit hahaha I'm a die hard fan

brightfireguy
September 20th 2013

86 Comments


Sorry ill come back when i have a better smart phone that won't triple post :/

darksarcasm
September 22nd 2013

73 Comments


So the guitarist from abandon all ships that joined woe is me is now out of a job. Though i'm sure at least 1 core band will spawn from this break-up anyway. Maybe Hance's solo stuff will be good, cause I actually liked the acoustic songs on the EP.

DatBeefPudding
September 22nd 2013

941 Comments


A BIG FAT PHONEY

TheLogicalLoser
December 22nd 2013

1 Comments


Never have I ever been more ashamed of humanity =.=
You silly humans have no heart do you? xD

Some people liked/loved Woe, Is Me.
So please stop being idiots and shut your fucking face if you have nothing
kind to say about them ^~^
Thank you c:

fromtheinside
December 22nd 2013

16382 Comments


lol

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Vakarian12
December 22nd 2013

3576 Comments


post on a 3 month old news article telling people to shut up it's genius



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