Phantom Anthem is the eighth studio album by American melodic metalcore band August Burns Red. The album was released on October 6, 2017 through Fearless Records. The album peaked at No. 19 on the Billboard 200, selling 19,000 equivalent album units (17,000 in traditional sales) in its first week.
August Burns Red seventh studio album, Phantom Anthem, sees the band embark on a new chapter, all the while expanding on the success of their last studio album Found In Far Away Places (2015). Through 11 innovative tracks, August Burns Red showcases their skillful instrumentation and powerful lyrical content while telling an empowering story - everyone carries a message, passions and an identity, and it’s that powerful voice inside that drives people forward in life
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Beloved Metal quintet August Burns Red returns on Friday, October 6, 2017 with their anticipated seventh studio album, Phantom Anthem, thanks to Fearless Records. For those unfamiliar with the backstory, August Burns Red formed back in 2003 in Amish paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. A sleepy, rustic county in Southeastern Pennsylvania, Lancaster would be the very last place that anyone would expect to find a blistering Metal quintet. With Phantom Anthem, August Burns Red have created a Metal masterpiece for 2017. It is so easy to see why August Burns Red are a Grammy-nominated band and why they are much beloved in Pennsylvania and far, far beyond.
Band Name August Burns Red. Album Name Phantom Anthem. Released date 06 October 2017. Labels Fearless Records. Music StyleMetalcore. Members owning this album36.
Phantom Anthem is yet another solid statement onto August Burns Red's fourteen year career as one of the most distinguishable metalcore acts out there. Some are certainly going to claim it as another formulaic album to an already formulaic discography, but in ABR's case, there really is nothing wrong with that because the band manages to keep improving after every record. The changes are small but significant which causes the music to evolve ever so slowly within time. Sure, August Burns Red might change their style in the near future, it's practically inevitable