As I Lay Dying have once again been recognized by their hometown of San Diego. The band has been nominated in the “best hard rock” category for the 2011 San Diego Music Awards. The awards show will take place on August 8th at Humphreys By The Bay in San Diego, CA. As I Lay Dying has been honored at the awards in the past, having taken home the “artist of the year” award on three separate occasions in 2005, 2007 and 2008.
As I Lay Dying is prepping to head overseas with Amon Amarth on a European tour along with Septic Flesh. As I Lay Dying’s latest release from Metal Blade “The Powerless Rise” debut at #10 on the Billboard 200 in May 2010.