AS THEY SLEEP VOCALIST POSTS NEW AUDIO BLOG Solid State debut, ‘Dynasty’, out now
DETROIT, MI – Aaron Bridgewater, vocalist for the Detroit technical death metal act, As They Sleep, has uploaded a new audio blog to the As They Sleep TheLiveLine.com page at: http://www.theliveline.com/astheysleep, to recap the band’s most exciting year yet.
2010 saw the release of As They Sleep’s Solid State Records debut, Dynasty, a pummeling, intricate melodic death metal record, which received much critical acclaim. The band then hit the road on a West Coast run in support of Dynasty, as part of the “Solid State Records: A Very Metal Christmas Tour”, alongside label-mates, Living Sacrifice, Becoming the Archetype, and To Speak of Wolves.
As They Sleep is currently running a CD/t-shirt giveaway on TheLiveLine.com to celebrate the release of Dynasty, which hit stores on November 22nd. The site has provided As They Sleep with its own call in number: (702) 967-9034, for fans to phone in and leave a voice message, explaining to the band why they deserve to win the prize pack. The most creative, sincere, and more importantly, METAL, message will be selected by the band as the winner. The contest will wrap up on December 31st. For full details, head over to: http://www.theliveline.com/astheysleep. Dynasty – a concept album with a complex focus on the rise and fall of empires throughout history – is available in stores everywhere, and online through the Solid State Records webstore at: http://zambooie.com/details.tpl?sku=SSRCD26491 and iTunes at: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/dynasty/id401374105.
The track list for Dynasty is…1. Oracle of the Dead2. To the Republic3. The Third Reich4. Bedlam at the Nile5. The Darkest Ages6. Ritual7. The Offering8. Attila9. Poseidon10. God of War11. The Unseen
Five punishing tracks from the new full-length are available for streaming on the official As They Sleep MySpace page at: http://www.myspace.com/astheysleep.
The music video for the first single off Dynasty, “Oracle of the Dead”, will premiere in the coming weeks. A behind the scenes video blog of the “Oracle of the Dead” video shoot can be seen at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zWhJqkZ6lAA.
Be sure to check out Aaron Bridgewater’s blog post at: http://www.solidstaterecords.com/artists/287/As_They_Sleep/blog/271/, for even more details about Dynasty.Stay tuned for more information on As They Sleep and Dynasty.
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Aaron Bridgewater – Vocals
Nick Morris – Guitar
Barry Gomez – Guitar
Derek Kosiba – Bass
Tony Lukitsh – Drums