Blessthefall is an American band of screamo and metalcore, from Phoenix, Arizona. In current contract with Fearless Records, the band was founded in 2003 by guitarist Mike Frisby, drummer Matt Traynor , and bassist Jared Warth. His first album, His Last Walk , with former singer Craig Mabbitt, is released on April 10, 2007>. His second studio album, Witness , with current singer Beau Bokan, is released on October 6, 2009. His third studio album, Awakening , is marketed on October 4, 2011>. His fourth album, "Hollow Bodies" , was released on August 20, 2013. His fifth album, To Those Left Behind, was released on September 18, 2015. His sixth album, Hard Feelings, is released on March 23, 2018.
Blessthefall is originally made up of guitarists Mike Frisby and Miles Bergsma, drummer Matt Traynor, bassist and singer Jared Warth, and later singer Craig Mabbitt. While member Miles Bergsma leaves the group for his studies at Berklee College of Music in Boston, the other members compose an EP in mid-2005 and hire guitarist Eric Lambert to form their strong line-up. Concerts in the Phoenix (Arizona) area alongside Greeley Estates and a religious orientation popularize the band, and a contract is signed with the Science Records label. The band then embarks on a tour with Alesana and Norma Jean across the United States and Canada. The group's first album, His Last Walk, was released on April 17, 2007, and received a mixed response >>>>>. His Last Walk reaches 32> Billboard Heatseekers>. He sells more than 65,000 copies, and his singles more than 100,000.
Blessthefall is touring with Escape the Fate, LoveHateHero, Before Their Eyes, and Dance Gavin Dance at Black On Black from September to October 2007. He also participates in the 2007 Underground Operations Tour And Loathing Tour, alongside Protest the Hero , All That Remains, Threat Signal and the Holly Springs Disaster> , as well as the From First to Last tour, which runs from November 1st alongside A Skylit Drive and Vanna>. The group also participated in the Warped Tour 2007>.
During their first European tour (with Silverstein) at the end of 2007, Craig Mabbitt left the band as soon as they arrived in the UK to spend more time with his daughter. For the rest of the tour, Jared Warth sings while playing bass. When Mabbitt decides to return to Blessthefall, the other members refuse and continue without him. On December 15, 2007, Blessthefall post a message on their MySpace page annone his separation with Mabbitt, while Mabbitt, meanwhile, post a message on his profile MySpace explaining his determination to return to play within the group. Despite his departure, Mabitt remains on good terms with Blessthefall and Beau Bokan. Craig Mabbitt explains, during the day they completed the recording of the song This War Is Ours with Escape the Fate, receiving a phone call from the management of Blessthefall asking for his return, but he refused. Shortly after this event, on September 26th, 2008, the group announces its new singer, Beau Bokan, former singer of the group Take the Crown >>>.