North Texas technical death metal group, The Famine, has teamed up with AOL’s, Noisecreep.com, to premiere a brand new track from the band’s forthcoming full-length, The Architects of Guilt, entitled “The Crown and the Holy See”.
According to a recent chat with Noisecreep.com, “The Crown and the Holy See” was the first song that The Famine vocalist, Nick Nowell, tracked on the new record, after moving from bass to vocals following the departure of the band’s original vocalist, Kris McCaddon, last summer.
“I may be projecting, but I think you can hear a little bit of extra aggression and attack on this track, just because I was so excited to leave my mark on the record,” he said.
Head over to: http://www.noisecreep.com/2011/02/07/the-famine-the-crown-and-the-holy-see-song-premiere/, to read the full interview and stream the track today.
The Architects of Guilt, The Famine’s sophomore Solid State Records release, will hit stores on February 15th.
The track list for The Architects of Guilt is…
1. The New Hell
2. Ad Mortem
3. We Are The Wolves
4. Turner Classic Diaries
5. Bigger Cages, Longer Chains!
6. The Crown and The Holy See
7. VII The Fraudulent
8. A Pavement Of Good Intentions
9. A Fragile Peace
10. Pyrithion House
11. To The Teeth
“This is the album you want to play for anyone who thinks Texas metal died with Dimebag Darrell.” –AltPress.com
“Damn good death metal!” – MetalSucks.net
The Architects of Guilt can be pre-ordered through the Solid State Records webstore at: http://zambooie.com/solidstate/detail.tpl?sku=SSRCD95282, while a special CD/t-shirt combo pre-order is also available at: http://zambooie.com/solidstate/detail.tpl?sku=SSRCOMBO95282.
“Ad Mortem”, the album’s first single, is now available for download on iTunes at: http://www.solidstaterecords.com/itunes_links/the_famine_ad_mortem.php, or on Amazon.com at: http://www.solidstaterecords.com/itunes_links/the_famine_ad_mortem_amazon.php.
Five behind-the-scenes video blogs, filmed during The Architects of Guilt recording sessions, can be seen on the official Solid State Records YouTube channel at: http://www.youtube.com/user/solidstaterecords, while four brand new songs from The Architects of Guilt, “A Fragile Peace”, “The New Hell”, “VII The Fraudulent”, and “Ad Mortem”, are currently streaming on the band’s official MySpace page at: http://www.myspace.com/thefaminedestroys.
A video trailer for the forthcoming album can be seen at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufYjsMFFTSA.
The music video for “Ad Mortem” will premiere this week.
Stay tuned for more information on The Famine and The Architects of Guilt.
The Famine is…
Nick Nowell – vocals
Andrew Godwin – guitar
Mark Garza – drums
Jon Richardson – bass
The Famine online…