Darkest Hour

7"

Bio

A bastard child born of the mid 90s punk/metal/hardcore movement, Washington, DC’s DARKEST HOUR combine the passion, energy, and soul of punk/hardcore with the style, speed, vengeance and fury of melodic speed/thrash/death metal.

DARKEST HOUR have helped defined the entire New Wave of American Metal sound as one of the pioneers of modern metal/core. A sound that gave the metal and hardcore/punk world the revitalization it surely needed. This style blended the raw, hardcore punk of the 80s, with the Scandinavian death metal of the 90s and forged a sound that would later become the template for modern metal.

Since their inception 21 years ago, Darkest Hour has released 8 studio full lengths (via 11 different record labels), appeared in major motion pictures and US television shows, video games, and have toured the world extensively covering 6 of the 7 continents.

While many of their contemporaries have decided to hang it up, Darkest Hour is still charging ahead with invigorated spirit. In 2016, the same rabid fan base that helped propel the band into the national spotlight, pushed them to reach another milestone by helping the band crowd fund over $70,000.00.

The band then partnered with California based Southern Lord Records to help complete the release and distribution of this fan fueled release!

2017 will see the release of said album, and the world tour that will follow. This 9th studio album produced by underground legend Kurt Ballou (Coverge), at his Godcity complex, is destined to be a Metal classic.

Tracklist

1. Enter Oblivion
2. I Don’t Wanna Hear It
3. Painkiller

For Fans Of

At The Gates, Converge, Slayer

Home Market

Washington, The District of Columbia - USA

Album Details

Artist

Darkest Hour

Album Title

7"

Street Date

04/14/2017

Order Due Date

03/17/2017

Genre

Rock/Metal

Label

Southern Lord

Configuration

7 inch Vinyl Single

Price Code

SV6

UPC

808720239515

Catalog #

LORD 2395

Tour Dates

Bandsintown