Peterborough, U.K.-based six-piece KHALO has inked a deal with Glasstone Records. The band's new mini-album will be released later in the year.

Formed in 2006, KHALO's music comes across as aggressive, progressive, epic and positive, with a desire for their audience to take something away from a show, so the lyrics are just as important to KHALO as the music. The band says, "Our lyrics aren't just about random things, they are one of the most important things to this band, we love hearing kids sing along at shows, you can feel the passion they have for our music."

The members of KHALO feel they are influenced by many bands. MISERY SIGNALS, DARKEST HOUR, UNEARTH, PARKWAY DRIVE, AS I LAY DYING, and COMEBACK KID seem to be some of the most prominent ones, although KHALO insist they are not reinventing the wheel, nor trying to, but writing music in order to reach out to people the same way their favorite bands have reached out to them through music.


James Gardner: Vocals
Daniel McIntyre: Guitar
Mike Kill-a-nan: Guitar
Jacob Falco: Bass
Chris Purser: Drums
Gerry Harrison: Keys/Synth

For more information, visit


Posted in: News


To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET 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 BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET 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(@) with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET 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).