Many Atreyu fans have noticed a change in the vocals from Alex Varkatzas on the band's new album. In their new behind-the-scenes video, Alex explains the new direction he took and where he wants to see the band go in the future. The video can be seen in the replies.
Atreyu will be shooting a music video for "Dooomsday" in Nashville, Tennessee and Pomona, California on September 29th and October 6th respectively. The track is taken from the outfit's latest, Lead Sails Paper Anchor, which is available now via Hollywood Records.
Haste The Day is on the road with Atreyu, It Dies Today, and So They Say until mid-October. The band then joins up with As I Lay Dying, All That Remains, and Through The Eyes Of The Dead until the end of November. Dates are in the replies.
Atreyu will reportedly headline the next installment of Rockstar Energy Drink's Taste of Chaos tour. Furthermore, the Hollywood Records outfit entered the Billboard Top 200 charts at number eight this week with their latest release, Lead Sails, Paper Anchor, as well as making waves on both the rock and hard rock charts finishing in the top spot.
Atreyu have released the first song off their new album, but you are going to have to work to hear it. The game was launched via the bands Myspace page and challenges fans to piece together the new song "Becoming the Bull." The idea of the game is to put 20 small clips of the song in the right order. Once completed your time is entered in a competition to win a prize pack that includes an autographed guitar and a copy of the album before it hits stores. Also, head to the replies to view the bands tour dates on this years "Family Values" tour.
Check out the new Atreyu Calendar on victoryrecords.com to enter some cool contests and stream "Shameful" by Atreyu, EXCLUSIVELY on the Atreyu Calendar. The calendar also counts down morbid events from "Yesterday" until March 28th, the date the new album A Death-Grip on Yesterday hits shelves.
Atreyu have confirmed their track "Ex's And Oh's" will serve as the first single from their new album Deathgrip On Yesterday. The single will impact at radio on March 14th while the album will arrive in stores through Victory on March 28th.
MTV.com recently wrote an article about Atreyu. Check it out for information on their new music video, new album, and the "Underworld:Evolution" soundtrack.
"Bands like My Chemical Romance and Fall Out Boy, those bands enjoying more success just helps bands like Atreyu. It's like trickle-down success for us. The more popular and acceptable those bands become, to a much smaller extent, bands like us become."--Alex
Atreyu have titled their upcoming release, A Deathgrip On Yesterday and it's slated to drop on March 28, 2006 through Victory Records. If you're interested in hearing some of the band's new tunes, be sure to attend the Taste Of Chaos tour, as they will be playing some of them live. Also, a studio version of their new song "Her Portrait in Black" will be on the "Underworld: Evolution" sound track. Read below for more details on all of this, as well as some more song titles.