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As I Lay Dying Drop Off Killswitch Engage Tour; Darkest Hour + The Word Alive Added to Bill

As I Lay Dying
Metal Blade

Following As I Lay Dying vocalist Tim Lambesis' recent arrest on murder-for-hire charges, the metalcore act has chosen to vacate their support position on Killswitch Engage's North American summer tour. With As I Lay Dying pulling out of the tour, it has just been announced that AILD's spot has been filled by Darkest Hour along with Arizona metalcore act the Word Alive. Previously announced acts on the bill include Miss May I and Affiance.

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Former Killswitch Engage Vocalist Howard Jones: ‘I Was in a Coma for Three Days’

Howard Jones
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Former Killswitch Engage vocalist Howard Jones recently revealed in a new interview that we was in a coma for three days last year. Jones not only spoke about what caused the coma, but the fact that he had a 50/50 chance of emerging from the coma with brain damage.

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Killswitch Engage, ‘In Due Time’ – Best 2013 Metal Songs

Jess Leach of Killswitch Engage
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Last year, Killswitch Engage fans wondered if the band would continue to rock their world after original vocalist Jesse Leach returned to the fold following the departure of Howard Jones?" With the release of Killswitch's new album, 'Disarm the Descent,' the majority ruled with a resounding "Yes!"

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Killswitch Engage + Bring Me the Horizon Score High Debuts on Billboard 200 Album Chart

Killswitch Engage-Bring Me the Horizon
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire / Simone Joyner, Getty Images

Congrats are in order, as Killswitch Engage and Bring Me the Horizon are carrying the metal banner quite capably on this week's Billboard 200 album chart.

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Killswitch Engage Announce 2013 North American Tour with As I Lay Dying, Miss May I + Affiance

Killswitch Engage
Roadrunner

Killswitch Engage have just announced their first headlining tour to support the band's newest full-length album, 'Disarm the Descent.' If Killswitch alone doesn't quench your metalcore thirst, As I Lay Dying will join the band for the string of dates along with Miss May I and Affiance.

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The Many Faces of Killswitch Engage Guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz

Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Whether you know Adam Dutkiewicz as Adam D. or “Big Dude,” he is well known as a songwriter, producer and multitalented instrumentalist, as well as the very energetic and entertaining guitarist of Killswitch Engage.

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Jesse Leach and Mike D’Antonio of Killswitch Engage Talk ‘Disarm the Descent’ + More

Killswitch Engage
Roadrunner Records

Killswitch Engage have just unleashed their new album ‘Disarm the Descent,’ which features the return of the band's original vocalist Jesse Leach. Now, the band is gearing up for a trek all over Europe in promotion of the new disc.

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Killswitch Engage, ‘Disarm the Descent’ – Album Review

Killswitch Engage
Roadrunner

Killswitch Engage have returned in a big way -- not only with their new album ‘Disarm the Descent,’ but also with original frontman Jesse Leach. The new disc is Leach’s first album with the band since 2002’s ‘Alive or Just Breathing.’

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Killswitch Engage Streaming ‘Disarm the Descent’ Album Online

Killswitch Engage
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

It's almost here, Killswitch Engage fans! The band's long-awaited 'Disarm the Descent' album, their first full-length release since original frontman Jesse Leach returned to the band, arrives April 2, but luckily you can hear it now in its entirety a week before its release.

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Filed Under: Category: Metal, New Albums, News

As I Lay Dying vs. Killswitch Engage – Death Match

As I Lay Dying vs. Killswitch Engage
Metal Blade / Roadrunner

As I Lay Dying are halfway to their first induction into the Death Match Hall of Fame. Riding off a win against The Dillinger Escape Plan, As I Lay Dying's 'No Lungs to Breathe' needs two more wins before being declared immortal in our Death Match Hall of Fame. The American metalcore outfit have come close in the past, and they have another chance with this latest run, but first, the West Coast metal outfit has to defeat an East Coast powerhouse.

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