ATREYU’s BRANDON SALLER On Upcoming ‘The Curse’ Twentieth-Anniversary Live performance: It Will Be ‘Undoubtedly Particular’

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ATREYU will rejoice the Twentieth anniversary of the band’s 2004 sophomore album “The Curse” by performing the gold-certified LP in its entirety on the Home Of Blues in Anaheim, California on October 18. Assist on the gig will come from EIGHTEEN VISIONS, which is able to play the group’s “Obsession” album in its entirety to rejoice the LP’s Twentieth anniversary, and DEATH BY STEREO, which is able to kick issues off with a Twenty fifth-anniversary efficiency of that band’s 1999 debut, “If Seems to be May Kill, I would Watch You Die”.

In an interview with final month’s Sonic Temple pageant in Columbus, Ohio, ATREYU vocalist Brandon Saller acknowledged concerning the upcoming “The Curse” celebration live performance: “We have been actually fortunate to have plenty of huge wins in our profession. ‘The Curse’ was, I believe, our first huge win as a band. It put us on the map. So that you wanna pay respect to that and also you wanna do one thing cool for followers. And it offers you that chance to sort of reinvigorate folks within the band.

“Lots of people are actually fair-weather with music; not everybody’s a diehard,” he defined. “So these folks which might be, like, ‘Oh, man, I have not been to an ATREYU present in a decade, however I am going to go to that ‘Curse’ present. Oh fuck, I forgot how a lot I like this band.’ It is cool for everybody concerned. And it is enjoyable for us to sort of mentally return to that place.”

Saller went on to say that “The Curse” anniversary live performance might be “like an Orange County reunion present. It is us enjoying ‘The Curse’. It is a legendary Orange County band known as EIGHTEEN VISIONS enjoying their anniversary [show] of their album ‘Obsession’. After which it is one in all our favourite bands rising up, DEATH BY STEREO, enjoying their first album. Additionally Orange County. A present like this hasn’t occurred in Orange County in 20 years. So, [it’s] positively particular.”

Again in December 2014, ATREYU celebrated “The Curse”‘s tenth anniversary by performing the album in its entirety on the Observatory in Santa Ana, California.

2002’s “Suicide Notes And Butterfly Kisses” established ATREYU as an influential drive, whereas “The Curse” bought greater than half 1,000,000 copies because the group rose to world renown. 2006’s “A Dying-Grip On Yesterday” and 2007’s “Lead Sails Paper Anchor” each bowed within the High 10 of the Billboard High 200, with the latter garnering a gold certification from the RIAA — a extremely uncommon accomplishment for a twenty first century rock band.

Following a hiatus post-“Congregation Of The Damned” in 2009, the musicians returned, firing on all cylinders with “Lengthy Reside” in 2015. It crashed the High 30 of the Billboard High 200 and earned widespread acclaim from Revolver, Loudwire, AXS and Kerrang!, who dubbed it “a hell of a return.” Alongside the best way, the boys bought out numerous headline reveals along with sharing the stage with everybody from SLIPKNOT and LINKIN PARK to Chris Cornell and AVENGED SEVENFOLD.

ATREYU‘s newest album, “The Stunning Darkish Of Life”, got here out final December through Spinefarm.

Photograph credit score: Micala Austin

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