Birth Place: Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Years Active: 2001 - present
Genres: Alternative Rock, Hard Rock, Post-grunge, Southern Rock
Shinedown is an American rock band from Jacksonville, Florida, formed in 2001 and founded by members Brent Smith (vocals), Brad Stewart (bass), Jasin Todd (guitar), and Barry Kerch (drums). A few line-up changes followed and the band's current line-up consists of Smith and Kerch, the band's only two remaining original members, with guitarist Zach Myers and bassist and pianist Eric Bass. “Leave a Whisper” was the band's debut album, released in July 2003. It peaked at #53 on the Billboard 200 Albums chart and was later certified platinum. It featured successful singles on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart such as the #5 hits “Fly From the Inside,” and the popular cover of th...
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