threat signal


Canadian heavy metal outfit, Threat Signal, has debut the music video for the track, “Comatose,” taken from their self-titled third studio album. Threat Signal’s devastating live attack from the stage, as well as some backstage shenanigans, captured and arranged by director, Tommy Jones.

Throughout the lifespan of the band Threat Signal, members have came and gone leaving fans to wonder which talented musician might join the group for their next album. The only member which we can find on all three Threat Signal albums however, is vocalist Jon Howard. He brings to every release the powerful growls, screams and melodic voice that fans have come to love. I got the chance to ask Jon a few questions about the upcoming self-titled album, and I just might have even asked about his rad side project which starts with ‘A’. Read on to find out much more.

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…

So on an unseasonably muggy Saturday on June 2nd, Toronto, Canada was host to the last stop of the radical Tour and Loathing tour. Just prior to the musical madness at the Opera House, we got the privilege of speaking with Threat Signal frontman Jon Howard in a small, grungy bar. PureGrainAudio’s Spencer Matulaitis spoke with Jon about all that is Threat Signal including; the band’s search for a guitarist, being Canadian, and most importantly… BEER!