Between the Buried and Me (album)

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Between the Buried and Me
Studio album by Between the Buried and Me
Released April 30, 2002
Recorded The Basement Studios
Genre Progressive metal, metalcore
Length 48:32
Label Lifeforce
Producer Jamie King
Between the Buried and Me chronology
Between the Buried and Me
(2002)
The Silent Circus
(2003)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Mind Equals Blown 7.5/10[2]

Between the Buried and Me is the debut album by American progressive metal band Between the Buried and Me. It was produced by Jamie King and was released on April 30, 2002 through Lifeforce Records, and contains re-recordings of all the songs that were on the group's 2001 3-track demo.

The songs on the album demonstrate numerous concepts—one of which, the song "Arsonist", was written about their strong feelings towards Westboro Baptist Church in Topeka, Kansas, which has become well known as a very controversial religious organization and hate group.

A music video was released for the song "Aspirations".

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Tommy Rogers, all music composed by Between the Buried and Me.

No. Title Length
1. "More of Myself to Kill"   6:50
2. "Arsonist"   4:52
3. "Aspirations"   5:47
4. "What We Have Become"   5:09
5. "Fire for a Dry Mouth"   6:07
6. "Naked by the Computer"   5:36
7. "Use of a Weapon"   4:53
8. "Shevanel Cut a Flip"   9:27
Total length:
48:32

Personnel[edit]

Between the Buried and Me
  • Tommy Giles Rogers – lead vocals, keyboards
  • Paul Waggoner – lead guitar
  • Nick Fletcher - rhythm guitar
  • Jason King - bass guitar
  • Will Goodyear - drums, clean vocals
Production
  • Produced by Jamie King

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jason D. Taylor. "Between the Buried and Me - Between the Buried and Me | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved January 11, 2014. 
  2. ^ Hoffmeyer, Corey (October 10, 2012). "Between the Buried and Me: Between the Buried and Me". Mind Equals Blown. Retrieved August 17, 2014.