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12 Stones

Vocalist Paul McCoy, bassist Kevin Dorr, guitarist Eric Weaver, and drummer Aaron Gainer were mostly still in their teens when they formed 12 Stones in the small New Orleans suburb of Mandeville, Louisiana. After performing no more than 12 live performances, they took their demo to New York City and performed at an industry showcase. The band ended up signing to Wind-Up Records to record its debut album with producer Jay Baumgardner. The album saw release in 2002, less than two years after the formation of the group. More success came to the band in 2003, when McCoy duetted with Evanescence on "Bring Me to Life," which became a smash hit and was included on the Daredevil soundtrack as well as Evanescence's debut album, Fallen. 12 Stones released their second album, Potter's Field, which featured a heavier, more guitar-driven sound than their debut, in 2004. After taking a break from music to spend time with their families, the bandmembers reconvened to make their third album. Affected by the impact of Hurricane Katrina on their hometown, 12 Stones recorded Anthem for the Underdog in Memphis, Tennessee with Justin Rimer and Skidd Mills during the better part of 2006, and the album was released in 2007. During the pre-production for their fourth album, Dorr returned to the fold -- he had been gone for five years beginning in 2004 -- and 12 Stones added Mike McManus as their new drummer. The first fruits of this new lineup appeared as the summer 2010 EP The Only Easy Day Was Yesterday. In 2012 the band reunited with Underdog producer Mills for its fourth outing, Beneath the Scars, which featured the singles "Bulletproof" and "Infected." ~ Bradley Torreano
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12 Stones

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12 Stones

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12 Stones

  1.   Song
  2.   Adrenaline
  3.   Lie to Me
  4.   The Way I Feel
  5.   Broken
  6.   Home
  7.   Anthem for the Underdog
  8.   We Are One
  9.   Broken Road
  10.   Enemy
  11.   Worlds Collide
  12.   My Life
  13.   World So Cold
  14.   Psycho
  15.   Crash
  16.   That Changes Everything
  17.   For the Night
  18.   Bury Me
  19.   Bulletproof
  20.   Far Away
  21.   Back Up
  22.   I'm with You
  23.   The One Thing
  24.   Soulfire
  25.   For Tthe Night
  26.   Welcome to the End
  27.   In Closing
  28.   Waiting for Yesterday
  29.   Stay
  30.   Eric's Song
  31.   Running out of Pain
  32.   Open Your Eyes
  33.   Once In a Lifetime
  34.   Pretty Poison
  35.   Shine On Me
  36.   Someone Like You
  37.   Only Human
  38.   Infected
  39.   Blind
  40.   Disappear
  41.   Tomorrow Comes Today
  42.   Arms of a Stranger
  43.   This Dark Day
  44.   Hey Love
  45.   Leaf Loser
  46.   Bitter
  47.   Lifeless
  48.   The Last Song
  49.   Fade Away
  50.   In My Head
  51.   Games You Play
  52.   Speak Your Mind
  53.   Shadows
  54.   Let Go
  55.   Photograph
  56.   It Was You
  57.   3 Leaf Loser

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