SHINEDOWN Interviewed In Vienna; Video Available

Austria's Stormbringer.at webzine conducted an interview with Zach Myers, Eric Bass and Barry Kerch of the Jacksonville, Florida-based hard rock/post-grunge band SHINEDOWN prior to the group's June 12 concert with KORN in Vienna. Watch the 11-minute chat below.

SHINEDOWN recently released the video for the title track from the band's latest album, "The Sound Of Madness". "The Sound Of Madness" follows "Second Chance", the CD's second single, which recently topped the rock radio charts. Brent Smith told The Pulse of Radio that "The Sound Of Madness" doesn't have the same uplifting message as its predecessor. "People always have a person that they see self-destructing themselves, and at a point in time, you get over trying to make them understand," he said. "And as you help them, they keep constantly just going downhill. And it's this song where it's the person telling the other person, 'You know what? I know that you've gone through all this stuff, I know that it's hard, but I've gone through the same thing that you've gone through.'"

"The Sound of Madness", SHINEDOWN's third studio effort, has sold 525,000 copies in the U.S. since coming out in June 2008.

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