Founded in the Wild West of Worcester, BOOTYARD BANDITS are a bootscootin’ tongue-in-cheek country rock band on a mission to become one of the UK’s “most wanted” bands in 2019.
Comprised of ex-members of The Defiled, Grim Reaper, Fury and Villains and armed with an arsenal of anthems such as “Hoedown Showdown”, “Shirt Potatoes” and “Cowboys and Indian Takeaway”, these outlaws will be riding this rockin’ rodeo across Europe supporting pirate-rockers ALESTORM in Feb/March 2019 before ambushing their way across the UK with MASSIVE WAGONS and beyond.
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Finnish metal upcomers Torchia released their furious debut album ‘Of Curses and Grief’
Finnish metal horde Torchia released their bloodthirsty debut album ‘Of Curses and Grief’ on October 27th through Concorde Music Company.
‘Of Curses and Grief’ guides the listener from soaring melodies of Hell all the way to the filthy gutters of death metal. The album was produced by Hiili Hiilesmaa, a legendary Finnish producer who in the past has worked with HIM, Amorphis, Ensiferum and other Finnish metal classics.
See the realm of Torchia in the music video for ‘Fury’:
Vocalist Edward Torchia comments on the production:
“Nowadays bands try to compete who have the biggest and “heaviest” sounds on their records. Those albums end up sounding uninteresting and sterile and we’re sick of that! With Hiili we wanted to create a sound that’s organic, raw and timeless. You can sense the danger in our raging performances on this one!”
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