NEW YORK – PA metal torchbearers BLACK CROWN INITIATE have debuted a second song titled “Withering Waves” from their upcoming debut LP The Wreckage Of Stars, due out on September 30th, 2014. The band recently released “The Great Mistake” to much critical acclaim, click to listen.
The band will release The Wreckage Of Stars onSeptember 30, 2014 via eOne Music. The band signed their brand new label deal earlier this summer and have since been hitting the road hard. The band will be touring with fellow PA metal heads THE RIVERS OF NIHIL throughout the North East before heading out with label-mates UNEARTH on the HELL OR HIGH WATTAGE tour. Click here for all tour dates.
Renowned artist and Fallujah vocalist Alex Hofmann was tapped to create the visually sunning cover art for The Wreckage Of Stars.
The effort will be the follow up to the critically acclaimed Song of the Crippled Bull EP they released last year. BCI got their big break on THE METAL ALLIANCE TOUR supporting BEHEMOTH earlier this year. The band managed to get the attention and more than a few nods in the press, most notably landing on the “Albums That Will #$@&%*! Your Face Off in 2014” list released by Metal Sucks throughout the year. They touted the EP as a “rare beast that’ll both catch your ear on first listen and keep getting better and better each time.”
BLACK CROWN INITIATE is: James Dorton – Vocals | Rik Stelzpflug – Guitar and Vocals | Andy Thomas – Guitar and Vocals | Nick Shaw – Bass | Jesse Beahler – Drums