The heavy metal band, Between the Buried and Me, originated from Raleigh, North Carolina in 2000. They have released no less than five studio albums and several EPs. Their musical style frequently incorporates elements of grunge and death metal. Their album titled The Anatomy Of is a compilation of covers of songs from other bands that they feel most influenced their music careers. Their song "Prequel to the Sequel" was included on the Xbox live site as a download addition to the acclaimed Rock Band game.
Victory Records released the Between the Buried and Me greatest hits as a 3-disk set in 2011. They continue to release new material such as their EP titled The Parallax: Hypersleep Dialogues as well as maintaining an active, international tour schedule.