Before The Dawn saw the daylight in 1999. Between years 2003-2006 Before The Dawn released 3 albums and one DVD.
The band signed a new record deal with Finnish record company Stay Heavy Records and German label CYCLONE EMPRIE in 2007 and released DEADLIGHT album.
DEADSONG, Before The Dawn´s 1st single, entered the Official Finnish Single chart at position No. 2, ahead of such competition as WITHIN TEMPTATION and IRONMAIDEN. DEADSONG is the main theme of Finnish tv-show “Rokkikorjaamo”. “It is also featured in the bestseller video game “Call Of Duty 4” as the main theme of web Modification called “Before The Dawn - Modern Warfare”. “DEADSONG” video has had more than 220 000 views on YouTube.
Before The Dawn 2nd single from DEADLIGHT called FAITHLESS entered the Official Finnish Single chart at position No. 2, ahead of such big Finnish bands as AMORPHIS and HANOI ROCKS
Singles stayed in Official Single Chart in all nine weeks and FAITHLESS re-entry for two weeks.
Before The Dawn album DEADLIGHT entered the Official Finnish Album Chart position No. 29 and it is ahead of such a monster as METALLICA. DEADLIGHT has been in charts for all 24 weeks and re-entry to the Album Chart precisely one year after the Finnish release date.
“Deadlight” has been released in Germany and all over Europe, Japan and all over Asia as a special edition version.
Determined to keep the fast release schedule the band entered the studio in the beginning of 2008 to record a follow up for the career wise epochal and critically praised "Deadlight" album.
After numerous changes in the line-up the ultimate core crew of BTD raised the bar to highest level and the only goal was to outdo all previous albums in songwriting and production. The goal was achieved and the band took some time off from studio playing summer festivals like Tuska Open Air and made their debut at the mighty Wacken Open Air.
5th BTD album "SOUNDSCAPE OF SILENCE" will underline words: commitment, dedication, talent and hard work. 2008-2009 will show a hungry and motivated live band with session drummer to complete the line-up on stage.