Saturday, April 14, 2012

As Cities Burn

Tonight, it's like I was sophomore in high school again.

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I listened to As Cities Burn a lot the summer between my sophomore and junior year of high school. I was dealing with a lot, and their lyrics pierced and uplifted my heart at the same time. Their first album, Son I Loved You at Your Darkest was based on a lot of Scripture. I didn't listen to it as much as I did Come Now Sleep, their second album. Sadly, they disbanded in 2009 after releasing Hell or High Water.

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You can imagne how surprised I was when I heard that As Cities Burn would be playing a show in Nashville. Turns out...they're getting back together. Tonight was so strange...seeing a band live that I thought had disbanded for good. So many people wanted to see them that they ended up having three shows this weekend. It was fantastic. Photobucket 
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These were taken with my 50mm lens, if that gives you a good idea of how close I was to the stage. (In fact, I was standing nearly at the back of the venue. That's how small it was.)

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Father, hide our hearts in You, lest we steal them back and lay them at the feet of men. -ACB
 xo, Katy

2 comments:

  1. I saw them in sumer of 05 at Cornerstone and fell in love. So glad they are getting back together! You have great musical tastes Katy.

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  2. I just so happened to stumble upon your lovely blog. I've never heard of this band before, but how awesome is it that they are getting back together? I can only imagine how excited you were :)

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