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As I Lay Dying "Awakened" Out September 25,2012

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As I Lay Dying “Awakened”
Out September 25, 2012

Global metal titans As I Lay Dying kick off their second decade together with Awakened, the sixth and hands-down most powerful release of a stunning career. Seething with metallic vitriol, overflowing with energy, and rich with the kind of melody that irrevocably implants itself in the listener's mind, it is the sound of a band pushing themselves to outdo everything that has come before, be it their own previous work, or that of their contemporaries, and daring all to do better.


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From the flurry of blastbeats and mauled guitar that kick off opener "Cauterize" to the epic darkness of closer "Tear Out My Eyes", the musicianship and arrangements are consistently riveting, the band showcasing their strengths while subtly introducing thrilling new elements to their sound. "We wanted something that was a lot bigger and more open sounding, and that's exactly what we achieved."

Official As I Lay Dying:

http://www.metalblade.com/asilaydying

http://www.facebook.com/asilaydying

https://twitter.com/asilaydyingband

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