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Attack Attack!

Not to be confused with the myriad Attack Attack(s) that were all the rage at the outset of the 21st century, the Ohio-based Attack Attack! was a screamo/metalcore outfit that held true to a strict set of Christian beliefs. After forming the band in 2005, members Austin Carlile (vocals), Johnny Franck (guitar, vocals), Andrew Whiting (guitar), Nick White (bass; later replaced by John Holgado), Caleb Shomo (keyboards), and Andrew Wetzel (drums) inked a deal with Rise Records and released their debut, Someday Came Suddenly, in 2008. They also released a video for the album's lead single, "Stick Stickly," and drew some heavy criticism from publications like The Guardian, which likened the band's synchronized headbanging to "a pack of novelty dashboard toys who've been nailed to the dashboard of a milk float." Following the old adage that any press is good press, Attack Attack! continued touring in support of the record, sharing stages with the likes of Black Tide, Burn Halo, and Escape the Fate along the way. Carlile left during the 2008 tour and was replaced by former For All We Know vocalist Nick Barham, who remained with the lineup for one year before making his own exit. Rather than hire a new singer, Attack Attack! promoted keyboardist Caleb Shomo to the frontman role and began working on a new album. The self-titled Attack Attack! appeared in June 2010, marking Shomo's debut as lead vocalist. Later that year, Johnny Franck announced he was parting ways with the band, leaving Shomo to handle all of the vocal duties. The band's first album as a quartet, This Means War, appeared in 2012, and also featured Shomo not only handling all of the vocals on the album, but the production as well. ~ Chris True & Andrew Leahey
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Attack Attack!

  1.   Song
  2.   Smokahontas
  3.   Stick Stickly
  4.   Last Breath
  5.   The Motivation
  6.   The Wretched
  7.   The Hopeless
  8.   Bro, Ashley's Here
  9.   Lonely
  10.   The Reality
  11.   Sexual Man Chocolate
  12.   Interlude
  13.   Turbo Swag
  14.   AC-130
  15.   The Revolution
  16.   What Happens If I Can't Check My Myspace When We Get There?
  17.   The Eradication
  18.   Renob, Nevada
  19.   I Kissed a Girl
  20.   All Alone
  21.   Shut Your Mouth
  22.   "I Swear I'll Change"
  23.   Hot Grills and High Tops
  24.   The Confrontation
  25.   The Abduction
  26.   Criminal
  27.   A for Andrew
  28.   Kickin' Wing, Animal Doctor
  29.   Party Foul
  30.   Shred, White & Blue
  31.   The Family
  32.   Pick a Side
  33.   The People's Elbow
  34.   Dr. Shavargo, Pt. 3
  35.   Catfish Soup
  36.   Outro
  37.   Fumbles O'Brian
  38.   The Betrayal

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