- February 28th, 2014 –
Available March 4th on Metal Blade Records
“Just straight up bonkers in the best way possible” – Metal Injection
“Channeling the unbridled insanity of SikTh and making music that sounds like PsyOpus pulled through the Van Halen back catalogue” – Heavy Blog is Heavy
Milan, Italy’s DESTRAGE are releasing their Metal Blade Records debut Are You Kidding Me? No. this coming Tuesday, March 4th. But before they do, the entire album is available is streaming courtesy of Metal Sucks. That’s right, stream Are You Kidding Me? No. in full HERE.
Are You Kidding Me? No. will be released worldwide via Metal Blade Records on March 4th in North America and February 28th/March 3rd in Europe/UK. CD/t-shirt pre-order bundles are still available at metalblade.com/destrage and the album can be pre-ordered on iTunes and includes an instant download of “My Green Neighbour”.
DESTRAGE‘s video for the song “Purania” can be viewed HERE. The concept for the video was written by The TJS Collective and produced by Sara Bertagnolli and Gianluca Pagani.
DESTRAGE recorded “Are You Kidding Me? No.” at RecLab Studios with Larsen Premoli and at Adrenaline Studio with Daniele Nelli. Mixing and mastering was done by Will Putney at The Machine Shop in New Jersey. The cover illustration was done by Marco Tafuri and the layout was completed by The Jack Stupid.
DESTRAGE was formed in 2005 in Milan, Italy and has released two full-length albums, Urban Being in 2009, and The King is Fat’N'Old in 2010. Their animated live shows have taken them on tour all over Europe, as well as Japan. DESTRAGE opened for Every Time I Die and Parkway Drive in Milan in June of 2013, and headlined a variety of Italian festivals including: Machete Fest, Rock In Riot, MAV Festival, and more. Touring plans for 2014 are currently in the works and will be unveiled once confirmed.
Paolo Colavolpe – Vocal
Matteo Di Gioia – Guitar
Gabriel Pignata – Bass
Ralph Salati – Guitar
Federico Paulovich – Drums
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