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Huntington Beach, California, United States (1999 – present)

Avenged Sevenfold (often abbreviated to A7X) are a band which formed in 1999 in Huntington Beach, California, United States. The band consists of M. Shadows (vocals), Synyster Gates (guitar), Zacky Vengeance (guitar) and Johnny Christ (bass). The band’s drummer James “The Rev” Sullivan died in 2009, and the band has not named a permanent replacement. Currently, the band tours with former Confide drummer Arin Ilejay.

The band has released five albums since their formation: “Sounding the Seventh Trumpet” (2001), “Waking the Fallen” (2003), “City of Evil” (2005), “Avenged Sevenfold” (2007) and “Nightmare” (2010).

The band was formed in 1999. Avenged Sevenfold’s first album, Sounding the Seventh Trumpet, was recorded when the band members were eighteen years old. It was originally released on their first label, Good Life Recordings. After lead guitarist Synyster Gates (also known by Brian Haner Jr.) joined the band, the introductory track “To End The Rapture” was re-recorded with Gates playing, and the album was re-released on Hopeless Records. Their follow-up album, entitled Waking the Fallen, was also released on Hopeless Records and was awarded a positive rating in Rolling Stone magazine. Shortly after its release, Avenged Sevenfold were signed to Warner Bros. Records.

City of Evil, the third album which was released on June 7 2005, strayed from , and instead headed more towards and adds a harder rock sound with influences ranging from various bands. During the recording of City of Evil, M.

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  • ThrashWork

    Do not waste my time arguing with retarded fans of this band. I only say one thing: will hear thing best, your ears do not deserve this noise pollution.

    Yesterday 2:49pm Reply
  • pieczarka01

    v Do same with Metallica, Slayer and System of a Down or shut the fuck up.

    Yesterday 1:42pm Reply
  • ThrashWork

    This band makes me sick. Achieving success (which is not that big) on top of other bands is tense. Tell me a song of this garbage than is not plagiarism.

    Yesterday 11:08am Reply
  • BruceMcD2020

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    20 Dec 8:53pm Reply
  • LeaveYouBehind

    "Crimson Day" and "Acid Rain" is an attempt to resurrect ballads Led Zeppelin

    17 Dec 7:22pm Reply
  • Biiancamb

    "Crimson Day = Nothing Else Matters." LOL

    17 Dec 7:02pm Reply
  • ThrashWork

    Shepherd of Fire = Enter Sandman. Doing Time = Guns n' Roses. This Means War = Sad But True. Crimson Day = Nothing Else Matters. Coming Home = Iron Maiden.

    16 Dec 2:59pm Reply
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    Суперкачественная банда со собственным стилем и крутым вокалом.

    12 Dec 1:59pm Reply
  • DarkMessengerVI

    One of my favorite bands!! ...also happy birthday Zacky Vengeance!

    12 Dec 12:44am Reply
  • Bermuda-Summer

    Half decent black metal. Not bad. Fuk u h8rs.

    4 Dec 7:15pm Reply
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    not trvue enough :(

    3 Dec 9:35am Reply
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    Because, русский язык велик и могуч!

    29 Nov 7:02pm Reply
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    FUCK SHIT UP!

    29 Nov 7:01pm Reply
  • PinklySmooth7

    why do haters have to come here? don't waste your time

    26 Nov 11:14pm Reply
  • ThrashWork

    Gay emo band

    22 Nov 9:53am Reply
  • insanebrevity

    unholy confessions, so much feelings

    20 Nov 9:27pm Reply
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    vv wat?

    15 Nov 3:44am Reply
  • aleksei-say

    Hmmm not bad, not bad!

    13 Nov 3:26pm Reply
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