A Plea for Purging

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A Plea for Purging
Origin Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Genres Metalcore,[1] deathcore, Christian Metal, Heavy Metal
Years active 2005–2012
Labels Facedown Records[2]
El Shaddai Records Australia
Past members Andy Atkins
Ryan Blake Martin
John Wand
Aaron Eckermann
Lyle Paschal
Tyler Wilson

A Plea for Purging was a Christian metalcore band based out of Nashville, Tennessee. During their time active, they released four full-length albums on Facedown Records[3] and two EPs. Their final release, The Life & Death of A Plea for Purging, reached #24 on the US Billboard Rock Albums chart and #11 on the Heatseekers chart.[4] Guitarist Blake Martin played on Project 86's record, Wait for the Siren

Band members[edit]

Final line-up
  • Amos Andrew "Andy" Atkins - Vocals (2005-2012)
  • Blake Martin - Guitar (2005-2012)
  • Aaron Eckermann - Drums (2005-2012)
  • John Wand - Bass (2005-2012)
Former members
  • Lyle Paschal - Guitar (2005-2008)
  • Tyler Wilson - Guitar (2008-2010)