Since being founded in 1999 by singer Benjamin Burnley and drummer Jeremy Hummel, Breaking Benjamin has produced many hit albums and sold out stadiums around the world. Their first album, Saturate, was released in 2002 and included their hit song, “Polyamorous”, which went on to become the numer one requested song at WBSX, a local radio station. This was followed by their 2004 album, We Are Not Alone, before the band replaced drummer Jeremy Hummel with Chad Szelga in 2005. Breaking Benjamin then went on to produce their 2006 hit album, Phobia, and Dear Agony in 2009. The band saw a new line-up in 2014, including vocalist Aaron Bruch, guitarist Keith Wallen, guitarist Jasen Rauch, and drummer Shaun Foist. With this new line-up, Breaking Benjamin released Dark Before Dawn in 2015. Early Breaking Benjamin tours included a supporting role in the Jagermeister Music Tour in 2003when they were opening for Godsmack. The band later gained popularity in 2003 when frontman Benjamin Burnley and Smashing Pumpkins singer, Billy Corgan, co-wrote several songs, including “Rain”, “Forget It”, and “Follow”, which appeared on We Are Not Alone. The band later toured with 3 Doors Down and Staind in 2005 prior to their third album Phobia. The following summer, Breaking Benjamin toured with Puddle of Mudd, Seether, Skillet, and Red.
Following their 2009 release, Dear Agony, Breaking Benjamin toured with Flyleaf, Three Days Grace, Red Chevelle, and Thousand Foot Krutch into 2010, then Nickleback, Shinedown, and Sick Puppies on their Dark Horse Tour the following summer. Breaking Benjamin performances incorporate their hard rock musical style alongside angst heavy lyrics and grinding, crunchy guitars. They have multiple platinum records, selling more than 7 million albums worldwide. Be sure to get your tickets to the next Breaking Benjamin show when they come to your town. Score with TicketCity – the place to go for Breaking Benjamin Tickets.
Breaking Benjamin Dark Before Dawn Tour 2015
In 2015, Breaking Benjamin played a tour in support of their 2015 album Dark Before Dawn. Breaking Benjamin performed mostly songs from their 2015 album sharing the same title during their Dark Before Dawn Tour, as well as several classic songs and fan favorites, such as “Polyamorous”. The band’s live performances incorporate alternative and hard rock influences in their sound. With their newly found line-up in 2014, Breaking Benjamin now includes multiple backing vocalists and two guitarists, giving their live performances added metal melodies and a higher energy level than ever before.