“I’ll Take Water Sports For 300, Alex” is the first single from When All We Love is Lost’s upcoming album, Merely a Formality. The album be be available digitally May 12 and on CD June 2, and this first single “encompasses a lot of the energy and technicality that the record holds.”

The debut record was written by Dan Colasanto over the course of two years. The first year was spent writing the lyrics with each song focusing on a certain event or series of moments that happened over the 12-month period. The lyrics were written one song a month for 12 months to bring together the 12 tracks of the final album.

While the second year was spent focusing on the instrumental aspects and bringing everything together in a cohesive manner. A lot of lyrical and musical themes were used on this record to tie it to previous releases by When All We Love is Lost.


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At their core, Atreyu is a hard rock band with metal riffs and pop choruses. Now, after more than 20 years, the band has stepped boldly into their next chapter with a change in lineup and an album that proves the lifeblood of Atreyu is stronger than ever.


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Heaven's Metal: An Oral History of the Genesis of Christian Metal

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When rock emerged from blues and 'heavy metal' began to surface, faith-based metal acts also rose to start their own journeys. Initially shunned by both believers and non-believers, they were fighting for their spot at the table, ultimately building a legacy that would go on to change the genre forever. HM presents an oral history of the beginning of Christian metal music, featuring Guardian, Tourniquet, Holy Soldier, Whitecross, and, of course, Stryper.


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