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Taking Back Sunday



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Hometown: Long Island, NY (USA)

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Taking Back Sunday is an American rock band from Long Island, New York. The band was formed by guitarist Eddie Reyes in 1999.The band's members are Adam Lazzara (lead vocals), John Nolan (rhythm guitar, vocals), Eddie Reyes (lead guitar), Shaun Cooper (bass guitar, backing vocals) and Mark O'Connell (drums).

The band has released three studio albums with various past members Fred Mascherino (former lead guitarist and back-up vocalist), Matthew Rubano (former bassist), and Matthew Fazzi (former lead guitarist and back-up vocalist). The original Tell All Your Friends line-up reunited in 2010 and have released two studio albums: Taking Back Sunday and their most recent album Happiness Is.

Louder Now (2006) was the band's breakout mainstream album, notably because of the popularity of its lead single "MakeDamnSure." The album has sold over 900,000 copies and peaked at No. 2 on the United States Billboard 200, surpassing the band's previous Billboard 200 peak in 2004 at No. 3 with Where You Want to Be. Before the release of their first studio album Tell All Your Friends (2002), they had released Taking Back Sunday's EP in 2001, when the band featured former lead vocalist Antonio Longo. At that time the EP received very little attention, eventually resulting in the band seeking a new lead singer in, Adam Lazzara, who had at first joined the band as guitarist then leaving a few months after forming, replaced original bassist Jesse Lacey (now of Brand New) during the EP's recording sessions.

John Nolan and Shaun Cooper previously left the band in 2003 only to rejoin in 2010, in time for the band's release of their eponymous album Taking Back Sunday on June 28, 2011. The album was produced by Eric Valentine and released through Warner Bros. Records.

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Taking Back Sunday Happiness Is

Taking Back Sunday

Happiness Is (2014)

Hopeless

Taking Back Sunday Taking Back Sunday

Taking Back Sunday

Taking Back Sunday (2011)

Warner Bros.

Taking Back Sunday / Thursday live in New York

Taking Back Sunday / Thursday

live in New York (2011)

live show

Taking Back Sunday / Person L live in New York

Taking Back Sunday / Person L

live in New York (2010)

live show

Taking Back Sunday New Again

Taking Back Sunday

New Again (2009)

Warner Bros.

Taking Back Sunday Louder Now

Taking Back Sunday

Louder Now (2006)

Warner

Taking Back Sunday / Angels and Airwaves live in Camden

Taking Back Sunday / Angels and Airwaves

live in Camden (2006)

live show

Jimmy Eat World / Taking Back Sunday live in Oaktown

Jimmy Eat World / Taking Back Sunday

live in Oaktown (2005)

live show

Taking Back Sunday Where You Want To Be

Taking Back Sunday

Where You Want To Be (2004)

Victory

Taking Back Sunday / Recover / The Hurt Process live in Oxford

Taking Back Sunday / Recover / The Hurt Process

live in Oxford (2004)

live show

Taking Back Sunday Where You Want To Be

Taking Back Sunday

Where You Want To Be (2004)

Victory

Jimmy Eat World/Taking Back Sunday live in Los Angeles

Jimmy Eat World/Taking Back Sunday

live in Los Angeles (2003)

live show

Taking Back Sunday/From Autumn To Ashes live in Washington, DC

Taking Back Sunday/From Autumn To Ashes

live in Washington, DC (2003)

live show

Taking Back Sunday/From Autumn To Ashes live in Milwaukee

Taking Back Sunday/From Autumn To Ashes

live in Milwaukee (2003)

live show

Taking Back Sunday/From Autumn to Ashes live in Seattle

Taking Back Sunday/From Autumn to Ashes

live in Seattle (2003)

live show

Saves The Day/Taking Back Sunday/Moneen live in Providence

Saves The Day/Taking Back Sunday/Moneen

live in Providence (2003)

live show

Saves The Day/Taking Back Sunday/Moneen live in Seattle

Saves The Day/Taking Back Sunday/Moneen

live in Seattle (2003)

live show

Taking Back Sunday Tell All Your Friends

Taking Back Sunday

Tell All Your Friends (2002)

Victory

Taking Back Sunday Tell All Your Friends

Taking Back Sunday

Tell All Your Friends (2002)

Victory

Box Car Racer/H2O/The Used/Taking Back Sunday live in Los Angeles

Box Car Racer/H2O/The Used/Taking Back Sunday

live in Los Angeles (2002)

live show

Taking Back Sunday / The Starting Line / The Reunion Show / Northstar live in Carborro, NC

Taking Back Sunday / The Starting Line / The Reunion Show / Northstar

live in Carborro, NC (2002)

live show

Taking Back Sunday / The Starting Line/ The Reunion Show / Northstar live in Washington, DC

Taking Back Sunday / The Starting Line/ The Reunion Show / Northstar

live in Washington, DC (2002)

live show

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