As I Lay Dying
As I Lay Dying is a metalcore band formed in 2000 in San Diego, California. Their name derives from the novel of the same title by William Faulkner. The band’s line-up consists of vocalist Tim Lambesis, drummer Jordan Mancino, lead guitarist Nick Hipa, rhythm guitarist Phil Sgrosso, and bassist Josh Gilbert. They have released four studio albums, one split album, and one compilation album. Their fourth album, An Ocean Between Us, reached #8 on the Billboard 200, and #1 on the Top Rock chart. In 2007, the band won the “Ultimate Metal God” award from MTV2 and was named “Artist of the Year” at the San Diego Music Awards in 2008. Their song “Nothing Left” was nominated for a 2008 Grammy Award.