The Skinny: Trondheim, Norway-based heavy metal act, Shotgun Rodeo, are getting ready to release their debut full-length album, World Wide Genocide, on December 4th, 2015 and today we’re pumped to exclusively premiere the guys’ lyric video for their lead single “Up In Smoke”.

Hit play now and get ready for a really high-end lyric video with strong production, not to mention almost Dimebag-esque riffs mixed with a NWOBHM approach to vocal melodies and song structure. Need us to paint more of a picture? Well, according to the band’s bio, “Shotgun Rodeo’s debut album blends groove metal and hook-driven riffs with thrash-infused vocals and power metal overtones. There are also hints of death-metal strewn throughout the album in the vein of Dark Tranquility or more prominently, Entombed.”

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