As I Lay Dying/American Tragedy

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As I Lay Dying/American Tragedy
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Studio album by As I Lay Dying and American Tragedy
Released June 18, 2002
Recorded April, 2002
Genre Metalcore
Length 36:08
Label Pluto Records
Producer Brian Cobbel & Eric Shirey
As I Lay Dying chronology
Beneath the Encasing of Ashes
(2001) Beneath the Encasing of Ashes2001
As I Lay Dying/American Tragedy
(2002) As I Lay Dying/American Tragedy2002
Frail Words Collapse
(2003) Frail Words Collapse2003
American Tragedy chronology
As I Lay Dying/American Tragedy
(2002) As I Lay Dying/American Tragedy2002
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

As I Lay Dying/American Tragedy is a split album by the two metalcore bands As I Lay Dying and American Tragedy released in 2002 through Pluto Records. As I Lay Dying has since re-released its half of the album through Metal Blade Records. Their compilation album A Long March: The First Recordings also features the original and re-recorded tracks from the split album. Tracks 1 through 5 are performed by As I Lay Dying, while tracks 6 through 11 are performed by the now defunct American Tragedy.

American Tragedy's sound on the split album is slightly similar to that of As I Lay Dying.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Illusions" 3:56
2. "The Beginning" 2:48
3. "Reinvention" 4:56
4. "The Pain of Separation" 2:50
5. "Forever" 4:16
6. "-" 1:14
7. "Choking On a Dream" 1:49
8. "World Intruded" 4:05
9. "Spite and Splinter" 3:12
10. "Porcelain Angels" 2:03
11. "Moments and In Between" 5:07
Total length: 36:08

Credits[edit]

As I Lay Dying
  • Tim Lambesis – vocals
  • Evan White – guitars
  • Brandon Hays – bass
  • Jordan Mancino – drums
  • Tommy Garcia – additional guitar and vocals
American Tragedy
  • Tim Syler – vocals
  • Jon Greene – guitar
  • Todd Shields – bass
  • Ryan Douglass – guitar
  • Justin Greene – drums
Other credits
  • Nolan Brett – mastering
  • Jeff Forest – recording, engineering, harmony vocals
  • Eric Shirey – executive producer
  • Brian Cobbel – executive producer

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