side project


Legendary punk vocalist and bassist Mike Herrera (MxPx, Arthur, The Cooties) has been writing Country tunes since 1998. With the help of a few friends ( Jack Parker, Marshall Trotland, Harley Trotland), said passion for Country led him to start a side-project entitled Tumbledown. Under this moniker Herrera has already released 5 EPs and 2 full-lengths, his latest of which, Empty Bottle, dropped in 2010 via End Sounds.

THEY ARE BACK!!! The duo that helped create the Killswitch Engage albums Killswitch Engage (2000) and Alive Or Just Breathing have returned with a new band. Jesse Leach and Adam Dutkiewicz have birthed new music under the moniker Times Of Grace and in taking the experiences they had together (and apart), these 13 deafening new tracks comprise their debut effort, The Hymn Of A Broken Man.

When I first heard that Christian Olde Wolbers and Raymond Herrera (both of Fear Factory) were working on a new band with Jon Howard and Pat Kavanagh (both of Threat Signal) I was hooked right then and there. Alas, March 3rd, the original and promised release date came and went. I had to wait until July 14th 2009, when Years In The Darkness was…