Dead By April is a metal band from Gothenburg, Sweden.

Their first single “Losing You” was released 6 March, 2009 at their MySpace page . The song gained attention to the band by being background music to Expedition Robinson 2009.

The band released a demo in 2007 and another in 2008, and they both leaked out to several peer-to-peer-sites. During this time they also played local venues, such as Sticky Fingers, around Gothenburg.

In 2008, the band received two awards, both for Best Newcomer, on “Swedish Metal Awards” and “Bandit Rock Awards”.

On the 13 May 2009, the band released their debut album Dead by April, which contains 13 songs, eleven of which are remastered demo songs, with the other two being new ones.

On July 21 2009, a UK tour with Skindred Dead by April announced that the track “Angels of Clarity” would be their next UK only single. The band has also announced a second sweidish single, “What Can I Say”.