Tomorrow We Die Alive

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Tomorrow We Die Alive
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Studio album by
ReleasedAugust 20, 2013 (2013-08-20)
RecordedMarch–April 2013
Genre Progressive metalcore, djent
Length42:26
Label Sumerian
Producer Nick Sampson, Born of Osiris
Born of Osiris chronology
The Discovery
(2011)
Tomorrow We Die Alive
(2013)
Soul Sphere
(2015)
Singles from Tomorrow We Die Alive
  1. "M∆CHINE"
    Released: June 25, 2013
  2. "Divergency"
    Released: August 05, 2013

Tomorrow We Die Alive (stylized as Tomorrow We Die ∆live) is the third full-length album by American metal band Born of Osiris. It was released through Sumerian Records on August 20, 2013.

Contents

The album debuted at 27 on the Billboard 200, selling 13,052 copies in the first week and has sold 51,000 copies as of October 2015. [1]

Track listing

No.TitleLength
1."M∆chine"4:24
2."Divergency"3:58
3."Mindful"3:33
4."Exhil∆r∆te"3:34
5."∆bsolution"4:06
6."The Origin"3:45
7."∆eon III"3:56
8."Im∆gin∆ry Condition"3:13
9."Illusionist"3:59
10."Source Field"3:48
11."Venge∆nce"4:10
Total length:42:26

Critical reception

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic Star full.svgStar full.svgStar half.svgStar empty.svgStar empty.svg [2]
Alternative Press Star full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar empty.svgStar empty.svg [3]
Sputnik Music Star full.svgStar full.svgStar empty.svgStar empty.svgStar empty.svg [4]
Ultimate Guitar 6.8/10 [5]

The album has received mixed to positive reviews, with Allmusic saying that "the Chicago alt-metal sextet reins in their brand of extreme metalcore. Joey Buras' synthesized soundscapes play a bigger part on this release than on the more brutal last two outings, 2009's A Higher Place and 2011's The Discovery . Considering that the technical wizardry of the guitarists, bassist, and drummer were a huge draw for fans, pushing their instrumentation into the abyss of synthesized strings makes their wicked cacophony feel less jarring. Even so, the roar of lead vocalist Ronnie Canizaro adds a welcome, savage counterpoint to the melodic aspects of the album." [2]

Personnel

Credits for Tomorrow We Die ∆live as listed on Allmusic: [6]

Born of Osiris
Production and recording
Artwork and layout design
Promoting

Charts

Chart (2011)Peak
position
US Billboard 200 [7] 27
US Billboard Independent Albums [7] 8
US Billboard Rock Albums [7] 10
US Billboard Hard Rock Albums [7] 3

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