Hour Of 13 Bio:
HOUR OF 13 have built up a formidable reputation in underground circles for their potent brand of occult-inspired doom-laden metal. The band recently performed their debut show at the 'Dublin Doom Day' Festival in Ireland, to rapturous response...
Their debut US show takes place in New York on October 16Guitarist and founder CHAD DAVIS commented on the deal: "We, Hour Of 13, are proud to have become part of the Earache Records legacy. The support the label has shown to a host of influential bands over the years has been essential to the growth of real, original music, and we could not be more pleased to have become one of those bands. This is a monumental step for Hour Of 13, and we're glad to have Earache on our side."
Earache will re-release the band's last album, 'THE RITUALIST', in early 2011, which will be supported by further live appearances throughout the year-
BrooklynVegan and 1000Knives are proud to present the return of The Gates of Slumber with the amazing Hour of 13 at Union Pool on Oct 16th! One more band is TBA, but $10 will get you in the doorAfter two LPs, 2007's Hour of 13 will present their material for the first time to North American audiences
HOUR OF 13 are proud to announce their debut USA show with THE GATES OF SLUMBER. This show also debuts the new HOUR OF 13 permanent live line-up. This line-up is:..
Phil Swanson - vocals..
Chad Davis - lead guitar..
Brandon Munday - rhythm guitar..
John Mode - bass guitar..
Dave Easter - percussion..
This line-up harnesses perfectly the dark and eerie atmosphere HOUR OF 13 are known for in a live setting, unsettling in sound and feeling... This line-up will also be creating a concept EP of the trilogy of the songs "Missing Girl", "Possession" and "The Crawlspace". These songs will showcase the haunting power of the HOUR OF 13 live band...
HOUR OF 13 is the conceptual creation of C. Davis with Phil Swanson. The focus is on abundant musical / lyrical heaviness and delves into themes of the macabre, darkness, satanic panic, cold atmospheres, complete bleakness / blackness. HOUR OF 13 plays True Original Occult Doom EXCLUSIVELY!