Among the most recognized acts of the American doom/death revival, Daylight Dies play depressive, melodic death metal with emotionally haunting melody lines. The band blends rapturous guitar riffs with funereal guitar leads, hair-raising vocals and an adventurous musical vision. Yielding nearly 50 minutes of the band's tumultuous doom/death metal, as always flooded with as much emotion as aggression, A Frail Becoming (available here on vinyl for the first time) is the band's most accomplished work to date. It was released by Candlelight Records in October 2012, and has received an overwhelmingly positive reception from both the press and fans alike. Decibel writes: "At their best, Daylight Dies are all about contrasts. Mournful guitar melodies are countered by crushing funeral riffs, harsh vocal growls are juxtaposed with smooth, clean crooning. The way darkness and light play off each other on this album is quietly sublime..."