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I Declare War announces new singer

Monday, November 15, 2010 9:57 PM PT

I Declare War has announced the permanent addition of vocalist Jamie Hanks to their ranks. Hanks has been filling in for the group since July, when singer Jonathan Huber quit the band. Prior to joining I Declare War, Hanks spent five years as the vocalist of death metal band Those Who Lie Beneath.

"We are very fortunate and extremely lucky to have Jamie join the band. He's an absolute perfect fit for us, both on and off stage. The past couple of tours with him have been nothing but fun," comments guitarist Evan Hughes. "He's got an unbelievable voice, great stage presence, and he really cares about what he does. We have been longtime friends and fans of Those Who Lie Beneath, so we're excited to have Jamie involved in I Declare War."

I Declare War will be re-recording a track from Malevolence, their Artery Recordings debut album, to feature the vocals of Hanks. "Putrification of the Population" will be available for streaming by early next year via the band's MySpace page.


11/15/2010 9:59:30 PM
nope. first post, though.

11/15/2010 10:11:24 PM
no more toadcore?

11/15/2010 10:47:56 PM
More Christmas covers or gtfo

11/15/2010 11:06:03 PM
God dammit i swear if twlb breaks up ill fcking kill someone.

11/15/2010 11:09:12 PM

11/15/2010 11:39:03 PM
quite a step down.

11/15/2010 11:41:32 PM
I'm fckin' pumped. I really liked Jon's vocals, but Jamie's are rad. I haven't listened to much TWLB, but I saw IDW with Jamie this summer and it was sooooo sick. Can't wait to hear putrification with the new vocals.

11/16/2010 12:09:19 AM
Jamie IS a sick vocalist. Saw him with IDW this summer too and it was nasty. Very nice.

11/16/2010 12:35:11 AM
hes a great fit but i hope twlb dont break up.

11/16/2010 12:56:35 AM
those who lie beneath? i didnt know michelle pfieffer had a band

11/16/2010 1:02:57 AM
probably one of the worst vocalists ever...not stoked for this band

11/16/2010 1:07:33 AM
@blankz The insults on this website are usually pretty clever and funny. It's depressing to see insults that are just ignorant.

11/16/2010 8:32:47 AM
Tom Hanks > Jamie Hanks

11/16/2010 10:53:28 AM

11/16/2010 10:58:22 AM
Who the hell are you idiots? This band beyond sucks

11/16/2010 11:07:18 AM
was waiting to see Big C as the new vox. fck this shit

11/16/2010 11:10:49 AM
The only reason anyone every cared about this band was Jonathan, they should have broke up and let TWLB be.

11/16/2010 11:11:02 AM

11/16/2010 11:56:25 AM
people like curtismanchester are the reason i do what i do! thanks for keeping the dream alive.

11/16/2010 12:16:55 PM
john was a chill dude, but jamie does have a nasty set of pipes. both in his throat, and down below if you know what i mean ;o no? okay.

11/16/2010 12:58:35 PM
Got to see Jamie perform with them not too long ago. I declare war sucks ass though. TWLB is way better.

11/16/2010 1:18:21 PM
trendcore to the max.

11/16/2010 1:50:26 PM
This band sucked when they first came out, and they'll keep sucking until they break up. SHITBAND.

11/16/2010 3:51:34 PM
I Declare Bore.

11/16/2010 5:01:31 PM
Horrible move BREEEBREEE diz dickkk

11/16/2010 6:56:19 PM

11/16/2010 7:31:36 PM
shitty news for TWLB

11/16/2010 10:34:19 PM
Who joined who?

11/16/2010 10:39:06 PM
Jamie you fcked up, have fun playing with a shitty band that tours with other shitty bands

11/17/2010 7:23:09 PM
this bree bree shitcore has got to stop. when was this garbage ever cool??? :/

11/19/2010 3:15:03 PM
saw them with ftfd and some other shit bands. not impressed

11/21/2010 9:11:46 PM
Why the fck would you leave a decent band to be in a lame breakdown bree bree band? fck i'm just gonna kill myself now.

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