Living Fire – Jesus Rules

 Posted by on October 3, 2012 at 10:20  No Responses »
Oct 032012
 

Those looking for high quality old-school punk rock with positive and Christ-centered lyrics have enjoyed enjoyed bands found by Thumper Punk Records since the beginning of the label. The reach of Thumper Punk has recently expanded into the international punk rock community with The Old-Timers (South Africa), Metanoia (Chile), and now Living Fire (Brazil).

Living Fire began in 2005 as an evangelistic project with Luis Medeiros as the only fixed member in the line-up, who said the project was started, “just for fun”. After time Luis “wanted to record the album because at the beginning of my conversion I had no knowledge of any Punk/Hardcore Christian bands, and that “even with my accent, the songs would have such an impact.” Fast forward to 2011 and Luis was joined by the Murillo Henrique Xavier and Wesley Farina Chumiski on guitar and by Michel Oliviera on drums. Recording started in July 2011 with Oliveira also producing and by January 2012, Living Fire signed up with Saved Records and worked through Pimentas Do Reino Shop for digital distribution. Living Fire signed with Thumper Punk in July 2012 who has made physical and digital copies available (bandcamp and iTunes). Continue reading »

Aug 162012
 

Transmitting the message of the Cross through punk rock with old school-styled adoration lyrics is Living Fire’s objective. The Brazilian band was created in 2005 and in the beginning it was solely an evangelistic project, with no fixed line up.

The musicians participating in events were all invitees, except for the bass and vocals by Luis Medeiros, also bass player for the band Judas O Outro and founder of the project, who states: “In the beginning, it was just for fun. I wanted to record the album because at the beginning of my conversion I had no knowledge of any Punk / Hardcore Christian bands. I didn’t know that, even singing with my accent, the songs would have such an impact.” Continue reading »