Faith of the Damned
Faith of the Damned
In 2001, Faith of the Damned was signed to an independent record label from central Oh, and cut their first album, titled On the Plane Between Heaven and Hell. The album received radio play across the country as well as in Europe. Unfortunately, tragedy struck when front man, John Harvey was involved in a near fatal automobile accident. As a result, it was unclear for some time whether Harvey would ever recover enough to play or perform live.
After 18 months of physical theropy and years of reconditioning, Harvey's determination and unwillingness to succumb paid off. In early 2009, Faith of the Damned was reformed when Harvey reconnected with long time friend and fellow musician, Bunky Moore. Together, they were joined by mutual friend and drummer, Chris Gill. As a result of the three's reunited chemistry, both as friends and as band mates,Faith of the Damned was reborn.
In August of 2009, the group entered into negotiations with a promotional company that had showed interest in their potential. In early September 2009, Faith of the Damned was signed to PalinDrome Records L.L.C.. The band is currently working on their second album, Serenity In Damnation, which is scheduled to be released in the spring of 2011 released under the label, Palindrome Records L.L.C.. Show and tour dates will be scheduled leading up to and following the album's release.
Faith of the Damned's music has a dark, underlying tone while speaking of situations and problems that many people want to hide from, or do not wish to speak of. To understand what this band is about, you have to examine what the name means. Anyone who has ever been shunned, abused, exploited, judged, deemed unwanted or unworthy and cast aside by the so-called "righteous" or "upstanding" members of society as a result of hypocritical standards for the way people should be, find themselves dubbed the "damned". They do not fit the standards set forth and dictated by the prominant "righteous".
These people of the "damned", however, are the ones that show and inspire true faith in the human condition. They are the ones that show true compassion for the suffering, they give of themselves without question or promise, andthey are the ones who reach a helping hand to those too weak or scared to reach out for themselves. They do this without condition or regard for appearance, background, name, or status. It is written that "this" is what the faithful and righteous should TRULY be, thus the name, Faith of the Damned Described as Alternative, rock, Grunge, Dark, Gothic, Haunting, Provocative, Eerie, Melodic, Harmonies, alice in chains, three days grace, creed, tool, stone temple pilots, acid bath, seattle, Last.fm DiscoverAlternative, rock, Grunge, Dark, Gothic, Haunting, Provocative, Eerie, Melodic, Harmonies, alice in chains, three days grace, creed, tool, stone temple pilots, acid bath, seattle, Faith of the Damned Faith of the Damned, Serenity In Damnation, End It All, On The Plane Between Heaven And Hell, Palindrome Records L.L.C., In The Blood, Sacrament of Low, MindSlide, Screaming, Geek, Acid Rain, Lucent Killing of the Rose, User, Take A Ride, Serenity In Damnation, Faith of the Damned, serenity in damnation, Alternative, Rock, indie, Grunge, Dark, Gothic Alternative, rock, Grunge, Dark, Gothic, Haunting, Provocative, Eerie, Melodic, Harmonies, alice in chains, three days grace, creed, tool, stone temple pilots, acid bath, seattle, nirvana, Mad Season, central point, discover, garage, John Harvey, west virginia, last.fm, last-fm, last fm local music west virginia music Read more on Last.fm.
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