Remaining As I Lay Dying members announce new project
2014-04-18 by Jamie | 38 Comments
Several weeks after lead singer Tim Lambesis' conviction for solicitation of murder, members
of the metalcore outfit As I Lay Dying have finally broken the silence and revealed their
plans to continue making music under a new name: Wovenwar.

The band features members Jordan Macino on drums, Nick Hipa on lead guitar, Phil Sgrosso on rhythm guitar, Josh Gilbert on bass and Shane Blay on vocals (previously of Oh, Sleeper).

Wovenwar is signed to Metal Blade Records.

You can check out a teaser for Wovenwar right here:



Tagged: As I Lay Dying

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ProjectFreak
April 18th 2014
1438 Comments


"Shane Blay on vocals (previously of Oh, Sleeper). "
He's still in the band. This is just a side project for him.

Hype level: moderate, could be interesting. Oh, Sleeper is a far better band than AILD though.

Mort.
April 18th 2014
3960 Comments


"Shane Blay on vocals (previously of Oh, Sleeper). "

not previously, he announced that he's staying with Oh, Sleeper. He's just going to be in both bands.

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akimbo
April 18th 2014
655 Comments


this could be kinda cool i guess

MuhNamesTyler
April 18th 2014
4384 Comments


Yeah wish we could get more of a teaser. Good for these dudes though, they definetly don't deserve to have their careers ruined cause Lambesis is a retarded dick

Wizard
April 18th 2014
19607 Comments


Several weeks after lead singer Tim Lambesis' conviction for solicitation of murder

More like solicitation of shatty metalcore.

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TalonsOfFire
April 18th 2014
8998 Comments


So... it's As I Lay Dying with a new vocalist?

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Wizard
April 18th 2014
19607 Comments


So...it's still gonna suck?

TalonsOfFire
April 18th 2014
8998 Comments


Their last album was a major disappointment but the two before that are amazing. At least for metalcore

Wizard
April 18th 2014
19607 Comments


I will admit, I have a soft spot for Frail Words Collapse and Shadows Are Security but I was just testing the waters of metalcore at that point in time.

dbilidb
April 18th 2014
55 Comments


This teaser isn't impressive at all. Probably it's intro or outro part of the song, I guess. Anyway next monday debut song will be released, so I'm looking forward to it.

Impervious
April 18th 2014
412 Comments


Looks very interesting. I really like As I Lay Dying and I love Oh, Sleeper so this has some very decent potential. Will check out. Shane's vocals are freaking awesome.

Nocturnal
April 18th 2014
1329 Comments


As I Lay Dying was fucking awesome. An Ocean Between Us, Shadows Are Security are the tits.

ShitsofRain
April 18th 2014
5943 Comments


what an awful name

ProjectFreak
April 18th 2014
1438 Comments


yeah it's pretty lame

emester
April 18th 2014
4214 Comments


"So... Its still going to suck?"

Without a doubt, Wiz

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YourDarkAffected
Contributing Reviewer
April 18th 2014
1684 Comments


This could be sweet. Looking forward to a single.

JustinKing
April 18th 2014
1364 Comments


Name sounds like a revival thrash band. It could be a little odd to see how Shane will fit in, especially if he ends up mainly doing cleans. The As I Lay Dying sound always lent itself to harsher vocals, so it'll be interesting to see what comes of this.

MegaJake1024
April 18th 2014
760 Comments


^Yeah, definitely curious to see how this works out. Definitely hoping that they don't completely do away with harsh vocals, but I'm also down for an AILD with mostly cleans. Could be epic. I'm beyond hyped for this - ready for disappointment though at the same time. Potential is off the charts though. Love Oh, Sleeper. Love AILD. Love Shane. and this clip was pretty weak but I thought the clips AILD released with Josh doing vocals were pretty cool. Stoked for Monday.

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Futures
April 18th 2014
12043 Comments


Shane Blay and Oh, Sleeper rule so this might be good

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AtomicShane
April 18th 2014
1925 Comments


hmmmmm will check out i guess

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TomAkaVeto
April 18th 2014
1683 Comments


As I Lay Dying and Oh Sleeper's latest albums were both pretty turdy. Not expecting anything cool from this band. Probably gonna be radio-metal from the sounds of it.

italianStallion
April 18th 2014
169 Comments


It's gonna be bad

Propose
April 18th 2014
820 Comments


Oh Sleeper also has a pretty bad vocalist but as hivemind rule 72 states " let the vocalist's talent level be that dependent on how good the guitarist is. For if he can riff then the vocals are good and if not then the vocals are insipid and bland for this is the way."

TooLateToGoBack
April 18th 2014
1779 Comments


Shane is very talented, so I'm interested to see how this turns out.

I think they mentioned on facebook or elsewhere that it won't sound like AILD or metalcore-ish.

YourDarkAffected
Contributing Reviewer
April 18th 2014
1684 Comments


"As I Lay Dying and Oh Sleeper's latest albums were both pretty turdy."

Really? I thought most people viewed Oh, Sleeper's latest album as by far their best work? (supposing we're talking about Children of Fire)

Futures
April 18th 2014
12043 Comments


yeah it's really good

Grizzlypyro
April 18th 2014
179 Comments


Pretty lame that they didn't post a song. Its hard to get excited about a teaser that features almost none of the finished music.

Emyay
April 18th 2014
5974 Comments


lost interest in aild about 6 or 7 years ago. never heard of oh sleeper (which is a terrible name lol).

trackbytrackreviews
April 18th 2014
1671 Comments


Okay sorry about the "previously of Oh, Sleeper" part, the news article I read made it sound as if he had left the band.

Also thanks mods for editing this article since my original sucked.

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johnnydeking29
April 18th 2014
9447 Comments


This could be pretty cool...

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wwf
April 18th 2014
929 Comments


Oh Sleeper has released some good stuff as has AILD. Too bad this sounds like its going to be tepid.

bloc
April 18th 2014
34998 Comments


Blay is the clean singer of Oh Sleeper right? Does that mean this new band won't have any harsh vocals? : (

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Spec
April 18th 2014
27269 Comments


Maybe he can secretly do some sweet ass harsh vocals too.

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Durrzo
April 18th 2014
1130 Comments


He has done some harsh vox in Oh, Sleeper. Very briefly and I think it was just on their first album, but I assume if it's called for he can probably throw some in there. I'm Excited for this and worried at the same time. I really do hope it isn't too tame, the teasers were just okay but with this much talent in a band they should be releasing great material.

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SnakeDelilah
April 18th 2014
8692 Comments


IT IS THE CURSE OF EVIL TIM!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



(hopefully someone gets this reference)

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DrGonzo1937
April 19th 2014
6462 Comments


meh

J0ckstrapsFTW
April 19th 2014
3656 Comments


Hmm could be interesting could suck haha

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NonApplicable
April 21st 2014
2003 Comments


Why would As I Lay Dying need another clean vocalist? For that reason alone I doubt this will sound like AILD.

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