The Word Alive

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THE WORD ALIVE - Telle Smith (Vocals), Tony Pizzuti (Guitar), Zack Hansen (Guitar), Daniel Shapiro (Bass), Luke Holland (Drums) - On their fourth full-length Dark Matter, produced by Matt Good (From First To Last), The Word Alive amplify every aspect of their signature sound. The lyrics are more personal, the melodies are more engaging, and the songs are bigger. The Phoenix heavy alternative quintet began transmitting their message in 2009. 2010's full-length Deceiver solidified them as a fan favorite as they tirelessly toured alongside the likes of Killswitch Engage, The Devil Wears Prada, A Day To Remember, Motionless In White, and more - in addition to numerous stints on the Vans Warped Tour. Alternative Press and Revolver have sung their praises, Modern Drummer has featured Luke for his work in the band and mega-popular YouTube covers, Guitar World has spotlighted the interplay between Tony and Zack and their twin attack, and the band has graced the cover of Outburn Magazine. 2014 saw the band's latest release 'REAL.' land at #4 on the Billboard Top Hard Rock Albums Chart and #33 on the Billboard Top 200. However, everything paved the way for The Word Alive's biggest, boldest, and bravest statement in 'Dark Matter.'

New album 'Dark Matter' is available online and in stores now! Get tickets to the OVERDOSE TOUR at and

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You can find just about every TWA song ever released (officially) on our Spotify page! Make sure you're listening this weekend \m/

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Our snapbacks continue to be the top seller in our online store the last two months, they are starting to run low!

Grab yours exclusively at MerchNOW \m/


#TBT for all of you 2012 fans.

Zack Hansen on the set of our music video shoot back in 2010!

Check it out on YouTube 🤘🏼


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Our snapbacks were our top selling merch item last month in our newly revamped online store! Grab yours before these sell out!

Videos (See all)

"Overdose" Explanation
"Overdose" - The Word Alive


Band Members

Telle Smith - Vocals
Tony Pizzuti - Guitar/Vocals
Zack Hansen - Guitar/Vocals
Daniel Shapiro - Bass/Vocals
Luke Holland - Drums

Booking - The World minus EU
United Talent Agency
Matt Andersen

EU Booking - Avocado Booking
Marco Wazel

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Record Label

Fearless Records

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Other Phoenix Artists
Other Artists In Tour
Ashburn Artists