Shattered Sun out of Alice, TX have been making waves in the metal seen and getting the attention of heavyweight management team Breaking Bands LLC, hailed by Adrenaline PR CEO Maria Ferrero, touted at metals original architects, along with John Zazula, and Testements lead singer Chuck Billy. Soon, Victory records noticed the band heavy hitting melodic metal sounds, and will be releasing the new album, Hope Within Hatred, on April 21, 2015.
“This is a dream come true for six small town guys and it’s truly an honor to be a part of this family.” SHATTERED SUN vocalist Marcos Leal was quoted as saying, ” “This has been a day we have been working and striving for since we were 13 years old, just barely picking up an instrument. The fact that we have signed with Victory, who have produced some of our favorite bands of all time, is unreal,” The rest of the line up consists of Daniel Trejo (guitar), Jessie Santos (guitar), Joseph Guajardo (bass), Robert Garza (drums), and Henry Garza (keys/samples).
Shattered Sun will be giving a taste of the album, Hope Within Hatred, i am sure when they play at the 17th annual New England Metal & Hardcore Festival, taking place in Worcester, MA at The Palladium, on Saturday, April 18th. Vocalist Marco Leal adds, “We are honored to be a part of this amazing festival and to perform with such an amazing line up! We’re looking forward to bringing some Texas metal up to New England.”
For more information on the New England Metal & Hardcore Festival and details on how to purchase tickets, please visit www.metalandhardcorefestival.com.
Stay tuned for more huge touring and album release news coming soon from SHATTERED SUN.