The Skinny: The recently launched Canadian hardcore/crust band Corrupt Leaders have released their debut EP, digitally through their Bandcamp page – see above. The four-song release was mastered by From Ashes Rise guitarist and vocalist Brad Boatright at Audiosiege Engineering (High On Fire, Tragedy, Sleep, Off!) and mixed by Dan Emery at Black Matter Mastering (Dawn, Guide, Sky Burial, Meka), along with cover illustration by Andy85.

The songs are currently streaming for free in their entirety, and are being offered as a
free download to those who support the band by purchasing a t-shirt for only $10. The following live dates have also been confirmed.

Show Dates:

07/26 – Windsor, ON – Holden Haus
08/17 – Hammond, IN – Void Haus
08/23 – Detroit, MI – Venue tba


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