Lambgoat reports that ex-Vital Remains vocalist Scott Willey, who was with the band from 2008 through 2012 but did not perform on any of their albums, unexpectedly passed away on Tuesday, October 31st. No cause of death has been publicly revealed.
The band posted the following on their Facebook page yesterday:
It is with heavy heart and deep sadness that i say Gator Gaeton Collier and I (Tony ) lost and old friend and singer of Vital Remains Scott Willey. I had just seen him this summer at Summer Slaughter Fest in July. And we had a nice conversation about alot of things. We told some road stories from the past and we had some good laughs. I will always remember the good times my friend. Until we me again for that next jam! Rest in Peace Brother ….My Condolences to his Family and friends! \m/
We’ll update this story if we learn anything more. Sending all the best to Scott’s family and friends from everyone at MetalSucks.