Embrace the End are a five-piece metalcore band from Sacramento, California, formed in 1999.Originally consisting of only four members, the band has gone through several line-up changes, at one point having as many as six members, including two vocalists. However, after the departure of vocalist Pat Piccolo, they decided to continue on with only Jesse Alford on vocals. They feature/have featured members of the bands First Blood, Killing the Dream, and Alcatraz. Their debut album, Counting Hallways to the Left, was released on CD in the summer of 2005 on Abacus Records. They have done several tours of the entire United States and are currently touring in support of their new album Ley Lines.