Lancaster, Pennsylvania natives THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE
have signed a North and South American deal with eOne Music
. The band's new album will be released in the fall.
"On behalf of THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE
enterprises, I'm proud to let everyone know that our new American home is located at eOne Music
," says THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE
vocalist Ricky Armellino
. "Please make a note on all outgoing packages. Honestly, I couldn't believe we would be making one signing announcement, so the third feels pretty surreal. It's humbling and a reminder that hard work pays off."THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE
's forthcoming CD will be the band's first release since "Haunt What's Left"
, produced by Josh Wilbur
and LAMB OF GOD
's own Chris Adler
The band is on tour with NORMA JEAN
and will head over to China for a short batch of dates.
Having originally released its debut record, "Monuments"
, in 2007 the band has not slowed down since. With a few dozen tours under their belt with bands like WE CAME AS ROMANS
and BORN OF OSIRIS
, the band is hardly new to the hands-on approach. Things like giving lessons while on tour and actively taking a role in their day to day is what sets THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE
apart.THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE
is: Rick Armellino
(vocals), Jack Esbenshade
(guitar), Matthew Marcellus
(bass, vocals) and Rodney Phillips