Where We Were: Trail of Dead

This American art rock band from Austin, Texas was one of many to hit the Granada Theater this past week before playing Austin City Limits this weekend.

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In early 2008, Trail of Dead went back into the studio, without a record contract. Using their own capital, they filmed their recording experiences and released them on YouTube.
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According to the band's website, their name is taken from an ancient Mayan ritual chant which shows a striking similarity to an ancient Egyptian chant.
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The chief creative elements of Trial of Dead are Jason Reece and Conrad Keely.
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As of February 2009, the band has released six studio albums.
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Their sixth album, The Century of Self, was released on February 17, 2009.
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