From Minnesota comes the power trio Write This Down, they have released a few EP´s independently but signed to Tooth and Nail and released their full length debut recently. WTD play trendy music with a mix of melodic post hardcore and emo, this album is full of catchy choruses, heavy riffs, screamo and clean vocals. The band is Johnny Collier, Nate Rockwell and Chad Nichols and there´s definitely an audience for these guys. Fans of Emery, The Classic Crime and Thousand Foot Krutch will be pleased to hear songs like "Alarm the alarm", "We shot the moon" and "Renegade". They rock!
Members of Anberlin originally formed a band under the name SaGoh 24/7 in 1998, releasing two studio albums before disbanding, with the members having a change in musical direction and name, Anberlin was formed in 2002