The love of san Diego emo-inflected post-hardcore outfit Pierce the Veil lies in 2 brothers, vocalist/guitarist Vic Fuentes and also drummer Mike Fuentes. They an initial started playing with each other as the band before Today when students in high school. The two created the group in December that 1998, and also it was soon turned into a quintet by guitarist Joe Tancil and bassist Mitchell Ballatore. Prior to Today played as a unit for numerous years, and also after signing to same Vision Records, exit the album A celebration of an finishing in September 2004. In time, Tancil and Ballatore stop the band, leaving Victor and also Mike to start over and also rebuild. In the loss of 2006, castle switched their name to Pierce the Veil, which to be the name of a monitor on the previous before Today album, and also brought on plank bassist Jaime Preciado and guitarist Tony Perry.The ... Read complete Biography




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The love of san Diego emo-inflected post-hardcore outfit Pierce the Veil lies in two brothers, vocalist/guitarist Vic Fuentes and also drummer Mike Fuentes. They very first started playing with each other as the band before Today when students in high school. The two formed the team in December of 1998, and it was shortly turned into a quintet through guitarist Joe Tancil and bassist Mitchell Ballatore. Prior to Today played together a unit for number of years, and after signing to same Vision Records, exit the album A solemn event of an finishing in September 2004. In time, Tancil and also Ballatore battered the band, leaving Victor and also Mike to start over and rebuild. In the autumn of 2006, castle switched their name to Pierce the Veil, which was the name of a monitor on the previous before Today album, and also brought on plank bassist Jaime Preciado and guitarist Tony Perry.

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The brothers wrote Pierce the Veil"s debut album, A Flair for the Dramatic, in their san Diego home studio, and later taped it in Seattle v producer Casey Bates (Gatsbys American Dream, Fear prior to the in march of Flames). Their initial affiliation v Equal Vision continued, and also in at an early stage summer 2007, A Flair for the Dramatic showed up via the Albany-based label. The fall was then invested on opening dates for rockers From first to Last. A second album, Selfish Machines, landed on the brand in 2010 before the band parted methods with same Vision, at some point signing through Fearless documents the complying with year. Their third album, Collide v the Sky, appeared on their brand-new label in 2012, with manufacturing from Dan Korneff. A tour documentary titled This Is a Wasteland to be released in ~ the end of 2013, capturing the band difficult at work across Southeast Asia, Europe, north America, and also South America.

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An ext touring followed during 2014 and also 2015, together with recording because that Pierce the Veil"s fourth album, Misadventures, which appeared in the spring of 2016.