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Bury Your Dead announces new singer

Sunday, December 30, 2007 11:21 AM PT


Bury Your Dead has officially confirmed the status of former Cassius vocalist Myke Terry as their permanent singer. Here's a statement from the band:

"We know there's been a lot of confusion about the current status of our singer so we figured we'd take the time to fill everyone in on what's been going on. The band has faced many hurdles and gone through a few lineup changes but we would like to announce that Myke Terry, former vocalist of Cassius from Richmond, Virginia, will be taking the helm as our new, permanent vocalist. It's been a long 2 years since we were down here in Florida recording the last record and a lot has happened that could have broken up a lot of bands... and was close to breaking us up. But we found Myke Terry to step up and take over on vocals for us. We have also permanently added Bubble on bass.

This new record is the best thing we have ever done collectively as a band. Everyone has been thinking about this since we put the last one out. We've gone through a lot. We've lost and gained a singer and all of these things have helped shape this record and make us stronger than ever. Bury Your Dead is coming back with a vengeance and with a new front man. All the pieces to the puzzle are now complete and we can't wait for everyone to hear what we have created in the studio and get back to riff gigging as soon as possible."

For his part, Terry had the following to say:

"You know, they say that some opportunities only come once in a lifetime... well, even rarer than that, an opportunity as this comes around twice. With that being said, after being offered this position not once, but twice, I decided it was probably in my best interest to give it a shot. And I feel that I've made the right choice by 100%. I am beyond honored to perform every night with a group of guys I've looked up to and been friends with for such a long time. They are dedicated, hard workers and I am looking forward to seeing where this chapter in my life will lead me."


55 comments


12/30/2007 11:28:15 AM
first to say dont care

12/30/2007 11:42:21 AM
second to say dont care

12/30/2007 11:48:11 AM
third to say dont care

12/30/2007 11:48:39 AM
Does this mean that Cassius is dead? :(

12/30/2007 11:50:57 AM
We have also permanently added Bubble on bass.

12/30/2007 11:54:21 AM
what a fcking joke

12/30/2007 11:55:38 AM
this band died after cover your tracks

12/30/2007 11:58:42 AM
break up.

12/30/2007 12:02:35 PM
curious as to what it sounds like. but i agree death after Cover Your Tracks.

12/30/2007 12:07:26 PM
Is he the blake dude?

12/30/2007 12:16:39 PM
cassius shits on byd

12/30/2007 12:28:22 PM
If they focused on playing and not spinning their fcking guitars maybe it wouldn't sound like complete shit. The beauty and the breakdown cd release show was alright, every time I saw them after that it was complete shit.

12/30/2007 12:31:57 PM
why do bands always try to make shit like this seem so epic?

12/30/2007 12:42:34 PM
what F is riff gigging? less street lingo, MORE MOSH

12/30/2007 12:58:16 PM
who gives a shit.

12/30/2007 12:58:47 PM
turry is my homeboy

12/30/2007 1:00:55 PM
Cassius was tight...hope those dudes move on to other projects.

12/30/2007 1:21:00 PM
BUTTER YOUR fckING BREAD!!!!

12/30/2007 1:40:42 PM
breads. lolz. Im stoked for BYD. TERRY!!!! GOOD LUCK MAN! Who likes Necrophagist?

12/30/2007 1:50:53 PM
Blah blah blah got offered twice blah blah. Whoooo caaaaareessssss

12/30/2007 1:57:53 PM
will check out solely for myke.

12/30/2007 2:04:25 PM
no one cares about you anymore.

12/30/2007 2:39:00 PM
good point, xnvb

12/30/2007 2:59:00 PM
vote for Huckabee...eat meat

12/30/2007 3:19:06 PM
Also, you used the words "riff gigging" and said "We have also permanently added Bubble on bass" in the same article. Break up.

12/30/2007 4:17:14 PM
shit band no care

12/30/2007 5:14:12 PM
"This new record is the best thing we have ever done collectively as a band" every band says this about every record. fck this band.

12/30/2007 5:39:16 PM
shit fcking band. everything they've ever done has continuously earned them more suicide/van accidents/alcohol poisoning points.

12/30/2007 6:01:44 PM
He'll quit in about a week.

12/30/2007 6:03:27 PM
you forgot spider bite points to ^

12/30/2007 6:05:59 PM
Cassius sucked, Bury Your Dead is even worse, fck all of these guys

12/30/2007 6:21:17 PM
All a bunch of gays.

12/30/2007 6:42:18 PM
stoked to hear it...byd is bad as fck.

12/30/2007 6:43:32 PM
oh yea...FIRST FIRST POST!!! fckers

12/30/2007 6:57:46 PM
^^^^go eat AIDS

12/30/2007 8:45:00 PM
this is old news.

12/30/2007 8:45:22 PM
congrats guys. make it happen.

12/31/2007 5:56:38 AM
curious to hear. not worth 17.99 at hot topic tho. fck 'em

12/31/2007 6:28:15 AM
Bubble sent pictures of himself flexing shirtless and making "hot faces" to my last girlfriend while i was dating her, like every other day. I really appreciated it.

12/31/2007 7:40:43 AM
"Bubble sent pictures of himself flexing shirtless and making "hot faces" to my last girlfriend while i was dating her, like every other day. I really appreciated it." I'm sure your woman appreciated you being in porn

12/31/2007 9:12:46 AM
Is there really someone who calls himself "Bubble"?

12/31/2007 10:24:35 AM
myke terry is a two faced waste...horrible stage presence horrible person.....and a hypocryte....byd sucks ass......sound like slipknot...........good job myke enjoy your ever growing collection of scene points.............

12/31/2007 12:03:49 PM
Oh I didn't read the beginning of this...It sounded like he was joining the Rolling Stones.

12/31/2007 4:22:16 PM
fck all this new guy and fck Bubble, did Tom Cruise become a teacher yet or what? I mean for fck's sake.

12/31/2007 7:09:36 PM
"I am looking forward to seeing where this chapter in my life will lead me." ... which is NOWHERE

12/31/2007 7:59:45 PM
just.breeak.up

12/31/2007 10:26:45 PM
I hate to read

1/2/2008 2:18:25 AM
what a piece of worthless shit for leaving cassius for bury your gay ... wow .... the word sellout is widely overused but this is really a first hand account ...

1/2/2008 3:24:55 AM
"Paul514 12/30/2007 1:21:00 PM BUTTER YOUR fckING BREAD!!!! " thats fcking hilarious

1/2/2008 4:50:05 AM
fck fckING BAND RIGHT FROM THE START

1/2/2008 10:25:51 AM
this band hasnt commit suicide yet? that's a shame.

1/2/2008 2:17:13 PM
i thought they broke up a long time ago.........shit

1/2/2008 5:00:10 PM
I just bought bubble bobble for my nintendo.

1/2/2008 6:46:18 PM
Mike Terry has the nicest car ever. Myke Terry, buy me a pony!!!

1/3/2008 1:29:49 PM
First to say some of you may be right but some are too fckin negative. Let's see the name of your band on this site. If you're not a fan, go read something else.