God Forbid is an American heavy metal band from East Brunswick, New Jersey. The group separated in August 2013, after the departure of Doc Coyle>.
Popularized during tours in the late 1990s alongside bands like GWAR, Nile, Cradle of Filth and Candiria, God Forbid's debut album, Reject the Sickness , is released by the 9 Volt Records label in 1999>. The album is frequently aired by the local radio station WSOU-FM in the New York area and the band is then signed with Century Media Records for the release of their album Determination in 2001>. They play during the MTB2 tour with Shadows Fall and Lamb of God. In 2004, they published Gone Forever , accompanied by a performance at Ozzfest that will help them to become better known to the public>. The following year, they published IV: Constitution of Treason , a concept album based on the end of the world>. This is their first album to reach the rank Billboard 200 at the 118> place>. In 2005 and 2006, they played alongside Trivium during their British tour with Mendeed and Bloodsimple >>>. In late 2006 and early 2007, they participate in the Chains of Humanity>.
In 2007, God Forbid's To the Fallen Hero won the Independent Music Award in the category "best rock song / heavy metal ". They released a DVD on June 10, 2008, and their fourth album, "Earthsblood" , is released on February 24, 2009, which reaches span class = "lang-en" lang = "fr"> Billboard 200>. God Forbid goes on an American and Canadian tour during the No Fear Energy Music Tour with Lamb of God, in April. In March 2009, Dallas Coyle left the group>. He was replaced on the next tour by Darkest Hour guitarist Kris Norris>. He is later replaced by Matt Wicklund. In July 2009, God Forbid participates in the Rockstar Mayhem Festival with Trivium, Bullet for My Valentine, Cannibal Corpse, All That Remains, Slayer, and Marilyn Manson, among others.
In April 2010, the group announces the writing of a new album>. The new album is entitled Equilibrium and published on March 26, 2012. Between July 13 and August 28, 2012, God Forbid takes part in class = "lang-en" lang = "en"> Metal Hammer's Trespass America Festival with Five Finger Death Punch, Battlecross, Emmure, Pop Evil, Trivium, and Killswitch Engage>.