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It Dies Today Welcome New Vocalist

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Trustkill recording artists IT DIES TODAY have announced that they have parted ways with vocalist Nick Brooks.

Starting with the upcoming Papa Roach tour to begin next week, Jason Wood will take the microphone as a full-time member of the band.

Speaking on the departure, Brooks issued the following statement:

“The last six years have been incredible and I’ve seen and done more things than I ever thought were possible with this band. I also met so many amazing people along the way and I want to thank all of the fans for being so supportive, you guys made this all worthwhile. I’ve decided to leave the band because that is what is best for everyone at the moment. I will miss everyone, but be sure that you will be hearing from me again. I have a new band called Queen City Station and we should be recording some time this spring.”

Guitarist Mike Hatalak has released his own statement regarding the situation: “The band would like to send Nick our best wishes with his new project and we will always treasure the hard work and music we have created with him. Taking over will be Jason Wood who we first met while he was filling in on bass with Still Remains. Jason would like to welcome the fans commenting “I was privileged to be on tour with It Dies Today this summer while playing with Still Remains. Those weeks gave me a chance to see how hard they work on a regular basis and how much they care about their fans and music.”

It Dies Today will have their first date on the Papa Roach tour starting on January 23rd. Tour dates include (all with Papa Roach unless otherwise noted):

23 - Eugene, OR - McDonald Theatre
24 - Portland, OR - Roseland
26 - Seattle, WA - Showbox
27 - Vancouver, BC - Commodore Ballroom (with ART OF DYING)
29 - Calgary, AB - Cowboys
30 - Edmonton, AB - Edmonton Event Centre

1 - Grand Prairie, AB - The Corral
2 - Fort McMurray, AB - Cowboys
3 - Red Deer, AB - Catwalk
5 - Lethbridge, AB - The Roadhouse
7 - Saskatoon, SK - RyLy’s (E)
8 - Regina, SK - The Drink
9 - Winnipeg, MA - Silverado’s Rockin Rodeo
11 - Fargo, ND - Playmaker’s Pavilion
12 - Minneapolis, MN - First Avenue
13 - Des Moines, IA - Val Air Ballroom
15 - Chicago, IL - Vic Theatre
16 - Detroit, MI - Harpo’s
17 - Johnson City, NY (Binghampton) - Magic City Music Hall
19 - Rochester, NY - Harro East Ballroom
20 - Toronto, ON - Phoenix Concert Theatre
22 - Montreal, QU - Metropolis
23 - Quebec City, QU - Le Capitale Theatre
24 - Worcester, MA - Palladium
26 - Allentown, PA - Crocodile Rock
27 - Hartford, CT - Webster Theatre
28 - Wantaugh, NY (Long Island) - Mulcahy’s

2 - Baltimore, MD - Sonar
3 - Sayreville, NJ - Starland Ballroom
4 - Clifton Park, NY (Albany) - Northern Lights

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1. kale writes:

wow... that seems really f***in random. sh**.

I was going to see them on the 24th, but now I'm not so sure. Hopefully this new guy doesn't blow goats.

# Jan 19, 2007 @ 1:43 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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2. Jordan writes:

well. I hope they're good w/ the new vocalist. I know they'll never be as good, but it's worth going to check them out.

# Jan 20, 2007 @ 12:23 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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3. William writes:

The new guy better be f***ing good. he better be able to scream and sing. Nick brooks shouldnt have left. Hopefull in the future he'll realize what a big mistake he made.

# Jan 20, 2007 @ 3:21 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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4. dunga writes:

If this is the Jason Wood from Engine Down... he f***ing invented screaming.
Get ready b****es.

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5. rk writes:

lol even there own vocalist must have thought this band is gay.
idt fukkin blows dog semen. Emo fa**otry at it's possible worst
look out for the ninja girllpant army (farting).

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