The Skinny: Paris-via-Montreal rockers No Place For Heroes just released a new experimental track, streaming online and below. The song is a double collaboration, showcasing FdubX, a French electronic musician, as well as SelfB, a rapper that spent part of his career based in New York City, the whole over NPFH’s heavy guitars. “We wanted to step outside the clichés of metal,” explains NPFH guitarist and vocalist Will Maurer. “We’re happy to showcase our willingness to mix genres, as this is in our opinion the future of music!”

NPFH transplanted themselves to Montreal from Paris in 2011 after several high-profile performances in Europe, alongside major international acts such as Down, Scorpions and Skunk Anansie. They have since released their debut self-titled album, produced a music video for the song “Surrender” and played several important gigs, including co-headlining Montreal’s Club Soda. The band is working on a second album, from which the new single “Girls Want Bad Boys”, is set for release in summer 2012.


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