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The Agonist (formerly The Tempest) is a metalcore band from Canada, signed to Century Media Records. Hailing from Montreal, The Agonist comprises vocalist Alissa White-Gluz, guitarist Danny Marino, bassist Chris Kells, and drummer Simon McKay. They released their first album Once Only Imagined on August 14, 2007. Released August 28, 2007, the video for Business Suits and Combat Boots was filmed by acclaimed director David Brodsky (Strapping Young Lad, Gwar, God Forbid).. The video was voted the number 6 video of the year 2007 on MTV2's Headbanger's Ball.
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- LyricsSo, lowly criminal,
please tell me, how do you plead?
Now, honorable judges, ladies, gentlemen of the jury, please allow me to present my case...
Ha! What case can you possibly present
to rip a man from his family, faith, and friends? Defense?
- LyricsKeep out the intruders! Put the drawbridge up!
The enemy ransacked what we had just rebuilt!
Now the garden lies in serene symmetry
And severe color theory.
Roots slowly poisoining
- LyricsMemory is fiction, so the past is your invention
Catch yourself, self-dissect, how youth outlives age
How beauty shames skill
Prayer is for dependents and wish is for the will
A struggle for independence, a harmless stage
- LyricsIntentional dreaming reveals a deceit less obvious
It's the liars who are punished but the liars speak the truth
I will never know your intention but I'll make clear my own
You're guilty by association and I'm taking your sentence on
To forget is the greatest ardor
- Business Suits and Combat Boots - (5:27) - 11,628 plays
- Birds Elope With The Sun - (4:30) - 10,516 plays
- Waiting Out The Winter - (4:03) - 9,723 plays
- Martyr Art - (4:31) - 9,264 plays
- Anxious Darwinians - (5:23) - 10,973 plays
- Ideomotor - (8:08) - 11,159 plays