AS I LAY DYING receives San Diego Music Award for 'Best Hard Rock' Band receives fourth award from the San Diego Music Foundation
AS I LAY DYING have once again been recognized by their hometown of San Diego. AS I LAY DYING has taken home the "best hard rock" award at the 2011 San Diego Music Awards. The awards show will took 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. All of the genre categories were voted on by the public, while the album categories were voted on by the San Diego Music Academy. The full list of winners and nominees can be seen on sandiegomusicawards.com.
AS I LAY DYING recently returned from a European trip where they played Wacken Open Air. The band also recently played some festivals throughout the US and shot video while on the road. That video can be seen now on MetalBlade.tv HERE.