August Burns Red
Since their formation in 2003, the local upstart from Lancaster, PA has evolved into one of the biggest names worldwide in the modern metal scene, continually growing and connecting fiercely with a colossal legion of fans. August Burns Red has spent years skillfully crafting a balance between a ferociously heavy sound, with empowering lyrical content, while showcasing a rich surplus of inventive guitar riffs, blistering solos, and dynamic drumming. The band's impressive resume includes a solid collection of 5 previous albums, Thrill Seeker (2005), Messengers (2007), Constellations (2009), Leveler (2011), Rescue & Restore (2013), and 2015's Found In Far Away Places.
The newest release debuted at #4 on the Billboard Top Albums Chart, #9 on the Top 200, and featured the single "Identity", which received a nomination for Best Metal Performance in the 58th Annual Grammy Awards. The road to the top has seen the band on stages across the globe alongside the likes of Underoath, A Day To Remember, Lamb of God, Bring Me The Horizon, Every Time I Die, from South America, to Europe and the UK, to Australia, Japan, and Russia, South Africa, and headlining the Vans Warped Tour in both 2013 and 2015.