Metallic Hard Rockers FAMOUS UNDERGROUNDhas just
inked a world-wide two album deal with German label Dust on the
Tracks Records (DOTT). The debut
album which is slated for April 2013, will be
through Sony (Europe), MVD (USA), RSK (UK)
and Universal (Canada).
‘It’s great to know that our music can reach many people. We had multiple labels
interested in the band, and ultimately went with DOTT due to
their understanding of our music and how and where it needs to be exposed’.
‘Under the stable of Rock ‘n’ Growl Management and DOTT
Records we feel that we have a great team to propel us forward into the
The line-up is: Nicholas
Walsh – Vocals/Guitars, Laurie-Anne Green – Bass/BG Vocals, Rick Corvese –
Guitars, Darren Boyd – Guitars, Desche Sparboom – Drums
UNDERGROUND’s sound and music is edgy, melodic and hooky bringing a
paradigm shift to the arena of rock. It’s been said, that they have created
something fresh and exciting in an otherwise stagnated genre. With the
conclusion that no-one has definitive comparisons, Carl
Begai writer with elite hard rock/metal
magazine BW&BK describes the new recording as “it’s
a darker if-Metallica-were-Guns-N-Roses direction with this brand new
UNDERGROUND’s self-titled studio release produced by Nick
Walsh, and mixed by Darius Szczepaniak (Sum 41, Black
Crowes, Big Sugar, Sacrifice) at Rouge Valley
Studio in Toronto. The new recording
takes Walsh’s writing to a more defined state where the lyrics
delve more into the complexities of the real world.
musicians have independently garnered critical acclaim supporting such acts as
Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard, Kid Rock, Black Sabbath, Billy Talent, Yngwie
Malmsteen, April Wine and many other international acts.