Comrades – “Lone/Grey”

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Oct 302016
 

lone/greyComrades is a post-hardcore/rock band from Colorado. They started as a post-hardcore band in Virginia in 2008. Comrades is influenced by bands as; Beloved, As Cities Burn, Thrice Red Sparrows and many more. Their first long-player “Safekeeper” came out on Blood & Ink records. They are now signed to Facedown records where they released their sophomore album “Lone/Grey”. This album was recorded at Glow in the Dark studios where My Epic, Underoath and The Chariot also have recorded some albums. The cover artwork was done by Dave Quiggle.

What to say about this album, am I going to give a song by song description? Well, no. This is typically an album that isn’t fit for such a review. “Why not?” I can almost hear you think. The answer is; just because I would say the same things over and over again. Beautiful, complex, original compositions.

The raw energy where the album begins with grabs your immediate attention and it stays with you for the rest of this album. Continue reading »

Sep 152016
 

comrades_2016_ff5Facedown Records are excited to share another brand new Comrades song with you titled ‘Underground Queen’ from their upcoming album “Lone / Grey” out October 7. CD, LP and Digital pre-orders and bundles are available in their online store or if you prefer iTunes, you can pre-order it there as well.

Comrades could just as easily be called adventurers as opposed to a band. Since forming in 2009, the trio – with married couple Joe and Laura McElroy at their core – have traversed North America countless times, exploring many off the beaten path locales and playing their unique brand of mostly instrumental music for anyone willing to listen. Continue reading »

Aug 082016
 

comrades_2016_ff5Facedown Records are beyond excited to welcome Comrades to the Family! Their new album “Lone/Grey” will release on October 7, and their video for ‘Dark Tongues part II’ is making its exclusive debut at Alternative Press today. The video can be watched below.

Comrades could just as easily be called adventurers as opposed to a band. Since forming in 2009, the trio – with married couple Joe and Laura McElroy at their core – have traversed North America countless times, exploring many off the beaten path locales and playing their unique brand of mostly instrumental music for anyone willing to listen. Continue reading »