New Signings: Waitain, Hellogoodbye, Wolvserpent, Complete Failure
Watain Signs to Century Media
Century Media Records is proud to welcome Swedish black metal extremists Watain to its worldwide family. Legitimately labeled as genre leaders, deservedly awarded with a Swedish Grammy, playing the world's biggest stages and touring the globe constantly while reaching numerous top positions in the annual reader's polls, Watain have worked hard and achieved a lot over the past years despite successfully ignoring any kind of conformity and concession to the metal mainstream.
Old Friends Records Signs Hellogoodbye
Old Friends Records, a new, alternative/indie rock label via RED distribution, is thrilled to announce their very first signing with Huntington Beach, CA’s Hellogoodbye. The band is currently in the studio with multi-Grammy Award winning producer Joe Chiccarelli (The Shins, The White Stripes, Strokes, My Morning Jacket, Jason Mraz), recording a new full-length studio album slated for an April 2013 release.
Wolvserpent Sign to Relapse Records
Relapse Records is extremely proud to announce the signing of Boise, Idaho’s mysterious occult duo Wolvserpent. Formed in 2010, Wolvserpent consist of Blake Green (guitar, vocals, keys) and Brittany McConnell (drums, percussion, violin) playing a masterful mix of apocalyptic doom, avant-orchestral drone and blackened, sepulchral ambience. The duo will enter the studio to record their sophomore full-length entitled Perigaea, a four song 80 minute opus, this November with producer/engineer Mell Dettmer (Earth) in Seattle and in Idaho at in their home studio.
Complete Failure Sign to Season of Mist
Season Of Mist is proud to announce the signing of grindcore antagonists Complete Failure. The Pittsburgh, PA based band has completed recording their new album The Art Gospel Of Aggravated Assault for an imminent release. The Art Gospel Of Aggravated Assault is the band's tour de force, fusing ferocious speed and aggression with their iconoclastic stance and unwavering vision