Brand of Sacrifice Drop Reworking of Massive Single "DEMON KING" feat. Ryo Kinoshita
Watch HERE | Listen HERE
Currently On US Tour With Thy Art Is Murder, After The Burial and Currents
Upcoming US Tour With As I Lay Dying, Whitechapel, Shadow Of Intent and Ov Sulfur
Special One-Off Show In Anaheim, Ca With Spiritbox and Dayseeker Just Announced
Tickets Available At BrandOfSacrifice.com
Canadian deathcore wrecking crew, BRAND OF SACRIFICE, have dropped a reworking of their massive single, "Demon King", this time featuring the formidable vocal stylings of feat Ryo Kinoshita. Stream the track HERE and watch the visualizer HERE
Speaking on the reworking of "Demon King", BRAND OF SACRIFICE frontman, Kyle Anderson adds
"We're long-time fans of Ryo's work and I knew we had to team up together for this track. Ryo did a lot of new things on this tune he hasn't done before on any of his other songs, and it's incredibly heavy. His vocals have always been extremely aggressive and energetic, and I'm so excited for BOS fans to hear this new spin on Demon King."
"Demon King" is taken from BRAND OF SACRIFICE's sophomore album, 'Lifeblood' which was released in March of last year. The new reworking of the track comes accompanied by a full merch drop which is available now from BrandOfSacrifice.com
'Lifeblood' was hotly tipped as an album of the year contender last year. The album debuted on the Top 10 of the iTunes Rock chart in Ireland, Canada, USA, South Africa and Australia and debuted on the Top 10 of the iTunes All Genre chart in the US, Canada and Ireland. It also charted across 8 separate Billlboard charts.
#1 Top New Artist Albums
#6 Current Hard Music Albums
#7 Current Independent Albums
#10 Current Rock Albums
#14 Billboard Heatseekers
#23 Billboard Vinyl Albums
#26 Billboard Top Current Album Sales
#45 Billboard Top 100 Album Sale
It also earned the band a JUNO nomination for the Metal/Hard Music Album Of The Year Award.
They followed the album release with the release of a new track, "Enemy" feat. Spencer Chamberlain of Underoath, back in August. The release came complete with a cinematic short film, a manga graphic novel and special edition vinyl that sold out almost immediately and a limited edition vinyl variant sold exclusively via Revolver that sold out on pre-orders. They also released a reworking of album title track, "Lifeblood" feat. Will Ramos of Lorna Shore.
Most recently, the band worked with We Came As Romans on the ferocious reimagining of their song "Darkbloom (Reimagined)".
'Lifeblood' has clocked up 25 million streams since its release. With the official videos for singles "Demon King" "Lifeblood' "Animal" and "Altered Eyes" clocking up 1.95 million views. Find the album on your streaming platform of choice here.
BRAND OF SACRIFICE have a packed summer of touring ahead of them. Currently on tour with Thy Art Is Murder, After The Burial and Currents until June 18th. They will then hit the road with As I Lay Dying, Whitechapel and Shadow Of Intent from June 24 - July 17th. And finally, just announced yesterday, the band will be playing a very special one-off show at the House Of Blues in Anaheim, CA on August 24th with Spiritbox and Dayseeker - proceeds from the VIP packages for this show will be donated to Headband For Science a new 501 C3 founded by SiriusXM's Jose Mangin.
Tour w/ Thy Art Is Murder, After the Burial & Currents:
May 25 - Baltimore, Md. @ Soundstage
May 26 - Philadelphia, Pa. @ TLA
May 27 - Rochester, N.Y. @ Anthology
May 28 - Worcester, Mass. @ The Palladium
May 29 - New York, N.Y. @ Irving Plaza
May 31 - Montreal, Quebec @ Club Soda
June 01 - Toronto, Ontario @ The Opera House
June 02 - London, Ontario @ London Music Hall
June 03 - Detroit, Mich. @ St. Andrew's Hall
June 04 - Cleveland, Ohio @ House of Blues
June 05 - Pittsburgh, Pa. @ Roxian Theater
June 07 - Grand Rapids, Mich. @ Elevation
June 08 - Ft. Wayne, Ind. @ Piere's
June 09 - Columbus, Ohio @ The King of Clubs
June 10 - Chicago, Ill. @ House of Blues
June 11 - Minneapolis, Minn. @ Skyway Theater
June 12 - Sauget, Ill. @ Pop's
June 14 - Denver, Colo. @ Summit Music Hall
June 15 - Salt Lake City, Utah @ The Complex
June 17 - Seattle, Wash. @ The Crocodile
June 18 - Portland, Ore. @ Bossanova Ballroom
Dates w/ As I Lay Dying, Whitechapel & Shadow of Intent:
June 24 - Sayreville, N.J. @ Starland Ballroom *
June 25 - Hartford, Ct. @ Webster Theater *
June 26 - Elmira, N.Y. @ The L *
June 27 - Pittsburgh, Pa. @ Roxian *
June 29 - Louisville, Ky. @ Paristown Hall *
June 30 - Columbus, Ohio @ Kemba Live *
July 01 - Grand Rapids, Mich. @ The Intersection *
July 02 - Ft. Wayne, Ind. @ Pierre's *
July 05 - Moline, Ill. @ The Rust Belt *
July 06 - Green Bay, Wis. @ EPIC Event Center *
July 07 - Omaha, Neb. @ Admiral *
July 08 - Des Moines, Iowa @ Val Air *
July 10 - Billings, Mont. @ Zoo Montana *
July 11 - Great Falls, Mont. @ The Newburry *
July 12 - Spokane, Wash. @ Knitting Factory *
July 14 - Grand Junction, Colo. @ Mesa Theater *
July 15 - Colorado Springs, Colo. @ Sunshine Studios *
July 16 - Wichita, Kan. @ The Wave *
July 17 - Oklahoma City, Okla. Diamond Ballroom *
Dates w/ Spiritbox & Dayseeker:
Aug 24 - Anaheim, CA. House of Blues
Tickets and further info from BrandofSacrifice.com
About Brand Of Sacrifice:
Since 2018, Toronto-based deathcore quintet BRAND OF SACRIFICE have been imprinting their mark on the heavy music scene. Dubbed ‘The Branded Ones,’ the group’s fans joined and marched with them as they tore across the globe in support of debut EP 'The Interstice' and LP statement 'God Hand' which debuted at #20 on Billboard’s Heatseekers Albums Chart.
Other highlights to a whirlwind cycle for 'God Hand' included a slot on The Summer Slaughter Tour with Carnifex, Cattle Decapitation, The Faceless and Lorna Shore, a world tour with tech vets Rings of Saturn, plus a tour with fellow upcoming deathcore titans Shadow of Intent.
BRAND OF SACRIFICE have spread their wings for sophomore LP 'Lifeblood'. With a production even more pummeling, exemplified by laser-sharp structures and a wide-gulf of dynamics, the album takes catchy to another level, with choruses comprising string orchestrations and synths, alongside bludgeoning breakdowns and plenty of guest appearances. Across their releases to date, BRAND OF SACRIFICE have hit 43 million streams and 10 million YouTube views.
The band draws its name from popular anime series Berserk by Kentaro Miura. 'Lifeblood' focuses on the series’ dark horse protagonist Guts, a lone wolf who faces demons both inside and out in a post-apocalyptic world.
Fans at any BRAND OF SACRIFICE show will be familiar with set-closer “Eclipse” and its ending chant of, “Welcome to the new age.” With 'Lifeblood', it’s evident the band have ushered in yet another, even fresher era from which there is no turning back.
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