[Tuesday, May 24, 2005]
Willowtip is proud to announce a number of new signings to the
Pittsburgh grind power-house Circle of Dead
Children has resigned to Willowtip Records. The label
will be releasing the bands brand new mcd, "Zero Comfort Margin"on
July 12th . Zero Comfort Margin contains 15 brand
new songs from CODC and was recorded and produced by Steve Austin
at his own Austin Enterprise studio. Sound samples and artwork
can be viewed at www.myspace.com/willowtiprecords
Hailing from France , the extremely technical and brutal
death/tech/thrash outfit now known as Gorod has
signed to Willowtip. Formerly known as Gorgasm ( France ) the
band has changed their name to Gorod to avoid confusion with the US
based Gorgasm. The debut full length from Gorod
"Neurotripsicks" previously only available in
Europe will be issued in North America with 2 brand new tracks
and an all new layout on July 12th. Expect a brand new
full length from Gorod to be released sometime in 2006. You can
preview material from Gorod at the willowtip myspace page
Willowtip has licensed the new full length from NYC's
The Dying Light for release in North America .
Featuring former members of Cattlepress, Dim Mak, Ripping Corpse,
and Hemlock the sophomore album from TDL titled "The
Killing Plan" will be issued on July 26th.
The Killing Plan was recorded and produced by Eric Rutan at his
Manna Studios in Florida .
Hailing from Winnipeg , Manitoba Canada , instrumental gurus
Electro Quarterstaff are also a new addition to
the Willowtip roster. The band is currently finishing the writing
of their full length to be recorded later this year. Please visit
for info and demo mp3s.
Super fast, super pissed off Texas grinders Kill The
Client are yet another band to be welcomed at Willowtip.
The band is currently working on new material that will be released
on their debut full length for Willowtip expected to be recorded in
June. Kill the Client will also be appearing at this years Mayland
Deathfest, Boston Doom and Grind Fest, and on a number of dates
with Internal Bleeding and Bodies in the Gears of the Apparatus.
For me information and mp3's from the band please check out their
website at www.killtheclient.net
Grindcore legends Phobia are another new
addition to the ever growing Willowtip roster. With a slew of
releases under their belt on many different labels including
Relapse, Necropolis, Deep Six, and more Phobia
have established themselves as one of the greatest and most
respected grindcore bands in the world. The band is currently on
a west cost tour with Rotten Sound and will still being writing
material for their full length on Willowtip to be released later
And in other Willowtip news…
Neuraxis are currently in the process of
recording their new full length, entitled "Trilateral Progression".
A release date is set for September 13.