San Diego quartet AS I LAY DYING is celebrating its anniversary as a band with the “Two Decades Of Destruction Tour”. Today, the band announced the U.S. leg of the tour will kick off on June 10th in Las Vegas. Joining the band for the 30 dates are WHITECHAPEL, SHADOW OF INTENT, BRAND OF SACRIFICE (June 24-July 17), and OV SULFUR (June 10-23)The tour will conclude on July 17th in Oklahoma.
Phil Sgrosso comments, “After 2 years of anxiously awaiting the safe return of live events it’s finally our time to get back out on the road to celebrate ‘Two Decades of Destruction’ with WHITECHAPEL, SHADOW OF INTENT, BRAND OF SACRIFICE, and OV SULFUR. We’ve had enough time to fully recharge and can’t wait to feel that energy of performing onstage again. We’ve certainly missed our fans so we look forward to reconnecting with everyone as we celebrate our 20-year milestone and get back on the road. See you soon!”
The band’s latest album, Shaped By Fire, was produced by AS I LAY DYING and was mixed by Joseph McQueen at Sparrow Sound in Los Angeles, CA while mastering was completed by Ted Jensen at Sterling Sound in Nashville, TN. The only exception was for the track “My Own Grave” which was produced by AS I LAY DYING, co-produced by Drew Fulk, and mixed by Adam “Nolly” Getgood. The artwork was created by Corey Meyers.
The band releases the Shaped By Fire (Deluxe Version) which features live and instrumental versions as well as re-interpretations of the original tracks. AS I LAY DYING band offers fans the live music video for “My Own Grave”.