Who is Atreyu?
Atreyu was formed in 1998, and they are from Orange County, California. They released their first full length album, Suicide Notes and Butterfly Kisses in 2002 under Victory Records. The band members consisted of Brandon Saller on drums and vocals, Alex Varkatzas on vocals, Dan Jacobs on lead guitar, Travis Miguel on rhythm guitar, and Chris Thompson on bass. Atreyu released their second full length album, The Curse, in 2004, also on Victory Records. Chris Thompson left the band and was replaced by Marc McKnight on bass. Atreyu went on to release their third studio album, A Death-Grip On Yesterday, in 2006.The band signed to Hollywood Records in 2007, and they released their fourth studio album, Lead Sails Paper Anchor, that same year. Atreyu then released Congregation of the Damned in 2009. In 2011, Atreyu took a hiatus, and they returned in 2014 with the the release of Long Live.