1. Imprisoned As I Lay Dying Frontman Admits to Faking Christianity for Sales

    June 22, 2014 7:52 PM EDT Tim Lambesis was sentenced to six years in jail this May for plotting his wife's murder. Tim Lambesis, frontman for the Christian metal band As I Lay Dying, has admitted he and his band had faked their faith to sell records.  In May, Lambesis was sentenced to six years in jail after…

  2. As I Lay Dying Singer Tim Lambesis Pleads Guilty In Plot to Kill Wife

    February 25, 2014 5:32 PM EST   Tim Lambesis, the frontman for metalcore band As I Lay Dying, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a felony murder solicitation charge for hiring an undercover agent to murder his estranged wife. The heavy metal singer, who earlier denied the charge, entered the plea at a Vista, Calif. courthouse…

  3. As I Lay Dying Singer Tim Lambesis Posts $2M Bail

    May 31, 2013 11:40 AM EDT A heavy metal singer accused of trying to hire someone to kill his estranged wife has been released from a San Diego County jail after posting $2 million bail. U-T San Diego reports Tim Lambesis was released from the jail in Vista on Thursday. A judge last week reduced Lambesis' bail…

  4. Motive Unclear for As I Lay Dying Singer's Alleged Murder Plot

    May 09, 2013 9:30 AM EDT Divorce docs indicate an amicable split between Tim and Meggan Lambesis, though changes in his behavior concerned her Divorce documents show the lead singer of heavy metal band As I Lay Dying and the wife he allegedly tried to hire a hit man to kill had a mostly amicable split, and she…

  5. As I Lay Dying Frontman Tim Lambesis Arrested over Plot to Kill Wife

    May 07, 2013 11:23 PM EDT As I Lay Dying vocalist Tim Lambesis has been arrested for allegedly conspiring to have his estranged wife murdered. In a press release titled "Murder for Hire Plot Foiled," the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said Lambesis was arrested "without incident" on…