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As I Lay Dying

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As I Lay Dying are a metal-hardcore crossover band from San Diego, California. The group formed as a trio in 2001 with vocalist Tim Lambesis, drummer Jordan Mancino, and guitarist Evan White, and shortly thereafter released Beneath the Encasing of Ashes. A split CD with the American Tragedy followed the next year. In 2003 the band signed with Metal Blade and released Frail Words Collapse. After the album's release, White left the band and the remaining core of the group, Lambesis and Mancino, drafted two guitarists to replace him, Phil Sgrosso and Nick Hipa, and also landed a bass player in Clint Norris. The new lineup recorded Shadows Are Security, released in 2005. As I Lay Dying next issued A Long March: The First Recordings in May 2006, which included their 2001 out of print debut, along with two versions of their songs from the 2002 American Tragedy split. The band then spent that summer on the Sounds of the Underground metal-hardcore tour alongside acts like In Flames, GWAR, Trivium, and Cannibal Corpse. Soon after, Clint Norris left to pursue life as a family man and Josh Gilbert replaced him on bass. With the addition of Gilbert's vocal harmonies, the band's sound became more melodic, and in August 2007, the group released its fourth album, An Ocean Between Us. In 2009, the band released a three-DVD collection called This Is Who We Are. The set included a documentary, a live gig, and assorted videos and tidbits. Arriving as it did after a two-year hiatus, it was welcomed enthusiastically by the band's near fanatical fan base. In 2010, As I Lay Dying returned to record store shelves proper when the band issued the 11-cut Powerless Rise on Metal Blade. The next year, to commemorate their tenth anniversary as a band, As I Lay Dying released the compilation Decas, which featured the band covering songs by influential acts like Slayer and Judas Priest, as well as some new material and remixes. In 2012, the band hit the studio with punk icon and producer Bill Stevenson to record its sixth album, Awakened, which arrived on Metal Blade later that year. ~ Wade Kergan
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Stations Featuring
As I Lay Dying

    Metalcore

    Metalcore
    12 songs

    Metal Mosh Pit

    Metal Mosh Pit
    6 songs

Albums by
As I Lay Dying

Top Songs by
As I Lay Dying

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   The Sound of Truth
  3.   Cauterize
  4.   Confined
  5.   Empty Hearts
  6.   94 Hours
  7.   Nothing Left
  8.   Through Struggle
  9.   The Darkest Nights
  10.   Losing Sight
  11.   Meaning in Tragedy
  12.   Elegy
  13.   Falling Upon Deaf Ears
  14.   Control Is Dead
  15.   Bury Us All
  16.   Within Destruction
  17.   Collision
  18.   Parallels
  19.   I Never Wanted
  20.   Forever
  21.   An Ocean Between Us
  22.   A Greater Foundation
  23.   Upside Down Kingdom
  24.   Electric Eye
  25.   The Voices That Betray Me
  26.   Defender
  27.   Behind Me Lies Another Fallen Soldier
  28.   Paralyzed
  29.   The Plague
  30.   Forsaken
  31.   Tear Out My Eyes
  32.   Coffee Mug
  33.   Vacancy
  34.   Anodyne Sea
  35.   Comfort Betrays
  36.   A Long March
  37.   Whispering Silence
  38.   Wasted Words
  39.   Wrath Upon Ourselves
  40.   Song 10
  41.   Blood Turned to Tears
  42.   Unwound
  43.   My Only Home
  44.   Hellion
  45.   Without Conclusion
  46.   Condemned
  47.   Beyond Our Suffering
  48.   Morning Waits
  49.   Undefined
  50.   Distance Is Darkness
  51.   The Beginning
  52.   The Innocence Spilled
  53.   Forced to Die
  54.   No Lungs to Breathe
  55.   Overcome
  56.   Resilience
  57.   War Ensemble
  58.   From Shapeless to Breakable
  59.   The Only Constant Is Change
  60.   The Blinding of False Light
  61.   Anger and Apathy
  62.   The Darkest Nights
  63.   This Is Who We Are
  64.   Separation
  65.   The Truth of My Perception
  66.   Repeating Yesterday
  67.   Beneath the Encasing of Ashes
  68.   Moving Forward
  69.   Departed
  70.   Reflection
  71.   Illusions
  72.   Surrounded
  73.   When This World Fades
  74.   Washed Away
  75.   A Thousand Steps
  76.   The Pain of Separation
  77.   Reinvention
  78.   A Breath in the Eyes of Eternity
  79.   Refined by Your Embrace
  80.   Torn Within
  81.   Choking on a Dream by The American Tragedy
  82.   World Intruded by The American Tragedy
  83.   Spite and Splinter by The American Tragedy
  84.   Porcelain Angels by The American Tragedy
  85.   Moments and in Between by The American Tragedy
  86.   Town Within
  87.   Bonus Material
  88.   Whitin Destruction
  89.   Forever ( Bunus DVD ) Directed by Derek Dale
  90.   Forever - Previously Unreleased Alternative Version- Directed by Jerry
  91.   Througs Sttuggle - Live Directed by Jerry Cubb
  92.   This Is Who We Are...from the Beginning
  93.   Nothing
  94.   The South of Truth
  95.   (Untitled)
  96.   The Making of Awakened