This Day In Music History: August 8th, 2006 – Breaking Benjamin releases the Platinum-certified album ‘Phobia’

While their hold on rock radio (and rock music at large) is obviously easily quantified at this point in their careers, there was a time where Breaking Benjamin still had something to prove. While creating their third record Phobia, the band was under some surely intense pressure to follow (hah!) their two previous successful albums. Especially 2004’s We Are Not Alone, which featured a few huge singles like “So Cold” and “Sooner Or Later”, and which also propelled the band to new heights. One listen to 2006’s Phobia, though, and the band’s status as hitmakers was cemented.

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DIVIDE THE FALL release new single and music video for ‘Bring You Down’

With their new EP slated to be released at the end of the summer, the members of DIVIDE THE FALL have released yet another memorable song. Following the release of their song I Won’t Fade Away in 2019,  Bring You Down is another song that you will have stuck in your head for days!

Bring You Down contains captivating lyrics that grab your attention from the start. Melodic harmonies and stunning, clean vocals carry you throughout the story of the song. With riffs that will leave you humming it long after the song ends the band shows a skill set that not even all veteran bands possess.

Hailing from Minneapolis, MN,  DIVIDE THE FALL is a band set to become a household name in the rock genre. Since the band formed in fall of 2017, their inception has been made up of countless regional and national tour dates; having shared the stage with such notable acts as All That Remains, Unearth, Secrets, Awaken I Am, Fire From The Gods + many more. DIVIDE THE FALL has also performed at notable music festivals including Metal in the Mountains and Energy Rock Festival. With lyrics and sound reminiscent of bands such as Three Days Grace and Breaking Benjamin, their songs are bound to be timeless.

As Bring You Down and I Won’t Fade Away have become fast fan favorites that bring the energy to every crowd, they are just a taste of what is yet to be released! Watch their newest video below and listen to the song on all streaming platforms:

This Linkin Park + Breaking Benjamin song mashup is pretty much seamless

Music mashups, admittedly, are pretty interesting. Whether it’s the more traditional route of hip-hop and rock colliding with Run-DMC and Aeromsith on “Walk This Way” or Jay-Z and Linkin Park working together on the groundbreaking Collision Course EP, there’s plenty of interesting collaborations to be had.

So it’s with that being said that this Linkin Park and Breaking Benjamin we recently discovered ticks all the boxes you could possibly want. Combining BB’s massive hit “The Diary Of Jane” and Linkin Park’s 2003 hit “Somewhere I Belong” sounds better than you could possibly imagine. Give it a spin below, it honestly works pretty well, and the video is transitioned seamlessly.

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Breaking Benjamin unveil new “Dear Agony” music video, featuring ex-Flyleaf frontwoman Lacey Sturm

Platinum-selling rock band Breaking Benjamin, who are celebrating the release of their reimagined album Aurora, have unleashed a new video for their song “Dear Agony”. The new song also features former Flyleaf and current solo artist Lacey Sturm. Check out the video for the song below.

“Dear Agony” is from Breaking Benjamin’s latest acoustic album, Aurora, which features a collection of reimagined versions of the band’s hit songs and also includes one brand new song “Far Away”, featuring Scooter Ward of COLD. The song just hit #1 on Active Rock radio, another milestone achievement for the veteran band.

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