American Christian Emo-core band Beloved was formed in 1999 in Greensboro, North Carolina. All the original members attended the high school in Kernenersville and at first gain the popularity playing at the local shows. The band composed of Josh Moore - vocals, guitar, Matt Harrison – guitar, Johnny Smrdel – bass, Dusty Redmon – guitar and Joe Musten - vocals, drums. After releasing the debut album …And So it Goes, the band toured around the country with such acts like Underoath, Luti-Kriss/Norma Jean (band) and Cool Hand Luke. During their further career they released albums The Running (which was re-released in 2004) and Failure On. The farewell concert was released on DVD. The show featured Underoath, Classic Case, Glass Casket and a special guest Norma Jean. The band dissolved in 2005 due to their refusal to replace Joe Musten.