DRAKONUS Signs With PAINKILLER RECORDS
Painkiller Records (a sub-label of Apollon Entertainment UN Limited) has announced the signing of U.S. metallers DRAKONUS for the release of the band's new, self-titled album, tentatively due later this year.
Formed in 2008 as a studio project by former H.P.D. guitarist Jonathan Smith, DRAKONUS quickly grew into an active band. The group's current lineup includes vocalist Scott Webb (formerly of SPIRITUAL WINTER and PLAGUE), James Murray on guitars and drummer Kris Ardolino (both ex-DIRT), and William Gernand (ex-DARK QUIET) on bass.
The Houston, Texas-based quintet is currently putting the finishing touches on the material for its new CD. Smith says, "Having known the guys personally from around the scene and through other projects throughout the years, putting together this band was easy, and signing with Apollon has meant that five old friends can bring our love of metal to the world."
For more information, visit www.myspace.com/drakonusband.
To comment on a
story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of
does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details.
reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).