For more than 15 years Underoath has been pounding out Christian-slanted hard rock that has earned the band a glowing global rep. However, their recent sound is no-longer associated with overt Christian perspectives.
Chamberlain has told the press that before, they “couldn’t grow musically” under the “Christian” banner, and once they let it go they “became healthy, happy….and were able to create again.”
Vevo’s Three Thoughts interview finds them amplifying that notion, with the guys questioning recent actions in the name of Christianity. “When you believe in the rules and not the reason [behind them], then you got an issue,” says Gillespie.
Check out the interview below and let us know what you think: