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Senses Fail Biography

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Birth Place: Ridgewood, New Jersey, USA
Years Active: 2001-present
Genres: Emo, Post-hardcore, Pop Punk

Senses Fail is an American post-hardcore band from Ridgewood, New Jersey. Formed in 2002, the line up initially consisted of vocalist Buddy Nielsen, drummer Dan Trapp, guitarists Dave Miller and Garrett Zablocki and being completed by bassist Mike Glita.

The band quickly issued their debut EP, “From the Depths of Dreams “and began gigging regularly while maintaining a thriving Internet presence.

Two years later their debut album, “Let It Enfold You” was released. “Let It Enfold You” saw the release of two singles: "Buried a Lie" and "Rum Is for Drinking, Not for Burning."

In 2005 guitarist Dave Miller left the band and was replaced by Heath Saraceno, and a year later their second full-length “Still Searching” was released in 2006. The song “Can't Be Saved,” from this album, is featured in the game Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock.

Bassist Mike Glita left the lineup one year later, Jason Black was accepted as a temporary replacement during the recording of “Life Is Not a Waiting Room,” which was released in 2008. The album charted at #18 on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart. Black was later accepted as a permanent member, while guitarist Heath Saraceno left the band after their appearance at the 2009 Warped Tour, being replaced by Zack Roach.

Their album “The Fire” was released in 2010. Singles “Saint Anthony,” “The Fire” and “New Year's Eve” are featured on the album.