All That Remains Biography
After initially forming in 1998 as a side-project for former Shadows Fall vocalist Phil Labonte and guitarist Oli Herbert, the melodic Death-Metal outfit All That Remains, who hails from Springfield, Massachusetts USA, solidified with the addition of guitarist Chris Bartlett, bassist Dan Egan and drummer Michael Bartlett.
The quintet released their debut album, "Behind Silence And Solitude", in March 2002 for Metal Blade Records.
All That Remains had a revolving line-up that changed year after year. After bringing in guitarist Mike Martin and bass player Matt Deis and releasing "This Darkened Heart" on Razor & Tie, to rave reviews in March 2004, the band landed high-profile tours and shows alongside the likes of GWAR, Shadows Fall, Lamb Of God and Slipknot and toured virtually non-stop, only taking a break in late 2005 to write new material.
Bassist Jeanne Sagan joined the fold shortly before All That Remains tracked "The Fall Of Ideals" which also introduced new drummer Shannon Lucas. Their third album oveall and the second produced by Adam Dutkiewitz of Killswitch Engage, hit stores shelves in July 2006; in addition to the high-profile festival appearances, the group supported the disc, which debuted at #75 on The Billboard Top 200 chart, with a series of impressive tours alongside fellow genre leaders Killswitch Engage, Dragonforce and As I Lay Dying.
Drummer Jason Costa, who toured with the band throughout 2007, made his recording debut with All That Remains on the band's fourth album, "Overcome". It was released in September 2008 and quickly bulleted into the top 20 on both the U.S. and Canadian albums charts; the first single, "Two Weeks", proved to be a breakout success at Active Rock radio soaring to #9 on Billboard's Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks and also cracked the top 40 of The Hot Modern Rock chart. In the fall of 2009, the second single off the CD, "Forever In Your Hands", reached #33 on Billboard's Rock Songs chart.
The renowned New England Metal band returned to the scene in October 2010 with "For We Are Many", which debuted at #10 on The Billboard 200 and at #7 on the Top Canadian Albums chart; additionally they scored three straight U.S. Active Rock top 10 smashes: "Hold On", "The Last Time" and "The Waiting One".
All That Remains will release its much-anticipated new studio album, "A War You Cannot Win" on November 6, 2012 via Razor & Tie. The disc includes the single "Stand Up".