Hanging On by a Thread is the second album by The Letter Black. It is their first album to be released on Tooth & Nail Records and their first album to not be released independently. The album was released on May 4, 2010.
The title track was released single off the "Breaking the Silence EP" in 2009 and it charted at #10 on Christianrock.net.
http The second single song "Best of Me" charted in the Top 20 on the Weekend 22 chart. The third single from the album, "Believe," was released in September 2010.http The band has made a music video for "Hanging on by a Thread", which features the band playing in a cluttered room. The band released Believe music video in iTunes on November 17, 2010, which features the band playing in a dark room, with screenshots of the silhouette of a cellist, and the band's lead singer, Sarah Anthony, escaping a dark room through a standalone door that leads into the light. The next single, "Fire With Fire," was released in February 2011 along with an accompanying music video.http
The album debuted at #10 on the Billboard Top Christian Albums chart, and is one of the biggest albums of the year from a debut Christian Rock band.
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The Letter Black, formerly known as Breaking the Silence, is a Christian rock band that was formed in 2006 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. The band consists of lead vocalist Sarah Anthony; her husband, lead guitarist and vocalist Mark Anthony; bassist Matt Beal; and drummer Mat Slagle.http
Early years (2006–2009)
The Letter Black started out as a praise team at their local church with Sarah and her husband Mark as a duo on vocals under the name "Breaking the Silence". Later when they were signed to Tooth and Nail Records they changed the name of the band to "The Letter Black". The band often does 150 shows or more a year and has shared the stage with bands such as Skillet, Decyfer Down, RED, and Hawk Nelson.http They performed as the opening act in the 2010 Awake and Alive tour. They will also be the opening act for Thousand Foot Krutch's "Welcome to the Masquerade Tour."http
Hanging on by a Thread (2009–present)
The band's debut album, "Hanging On by a Thread" was released on May 4, 2010 through Tooth and Nail records,http putting The Letter Black as number 9 in the iTunes rock section in the same day.http
Sometime in late 2009 Terry Johnson left the band as he is no longer credited as a member of the band.
*Breaking the Silence EP (2009)
* Sarah Anthony – lead vocals
* Mark Anthony – lead guitar, vocals
* Matt Beal – bass
* Mat Slagle – drums
* Terry Johnson – bass
* Ty Dietzler – rhythm guitar
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