Chris Ledwidge of Dublin, Ireland's Athens kicks his tone up a notch with both our Blood Oath overdrive and Locust distortion. Here's a few words about the band: "Athens are four members from Dublin Ireland making guitar driven music influenced by wide range of genres. Alternative, post rock, minimalist, and indie sounds combine behind songs and lyrics primarily written by singer Alison Quigley and guitarist Chris Ledwidge".
Check them out at: http://www.athens.ie
Peter Cattaneo of Raynham, MA's SSCC Worship is using both our Amaterasu pre-amp and Blood Oath overdrive. Here's a bit about them: "SSCC Worship is a collective of musicians with a central goal of pushing the genre of worship music to new territory and greater heights. Our hope is to be humble in our presentation and create an atmosphere of artistic expression that surpasses expectations and preconceived notions, with an emphasis on human connectivity. Musical influences include Bethel Music, Sigur Rós, and David Bazan, to name a few."
Australian guitarist and producer Matthew Weissel from the alternative, stoner, punk rock band The Crimson Horror and solo act Mathukey. Matthew's gets his tones with the Amaterasu pre-amp and the Blood Oath overdrive.
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Nino Ruberto and Matthew Clark of Asheville, NC's indie rock outfit Shadow Show are respectively kicking it with the Locust distortion and the Blood Oath overdrive. Here's a bit about them: "Asheville-based indie rock band, Shadow Show, evolved from a two-piece guitar duo in the Winter of 2015. These lads have since crafted a sound that leaves room for shoe gazing and head banging alike, often within the same song. They are proud to play songs that are authentic and diverse, having gleaned their sound from multiple genres and often featuring a myriad of guitar effects from small companies."
You can check them out here: https://shadowshow.bandcamp.com/
Dillon Havins from Austin, TX's aptly named Havins act rocks the Blood Oath overdrive. Here's a few words about them: "Havins is an Alternative Rock four piece from Austin, TX. In March 2017, they released their debut EP "Dawn," produced by Matt Noveskey of Blue October. Guitarist and lead vocalist Dillon Havins and drummer Wilson Reardon will soon be moving to Boston to attend Berklee College of Music."
You can check them out at: http://www.dillonhavins.com/
Dominik Klimat of Germany's Ruhr area-based emo-punk outfit Dead Koys sweetens his tone with our very own Blood Oath overdrive. A bit about them: "The five guys from Dead Koys are playing emotional, energetic and melodic punk rock with a pinch of midwest and late '90s emo. In the last years they shared the stage with bands like Arms Aloft, Burning Streets, Give, Holy Pinto, Leatherface, Nothington, The Hunters and played a 14-dates Europe tour with Greece band Wish Upon A Star."
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Brian Gower from San Diego, California's Plane Without a Pilot cranks it up a notch with the Amaterasu pre-amp.
Here's a few words about the guys: "The hard-working trio, Plane Without a Pilot, has been touring the US since 2004 and has shared stages with the likes of All Time Low, The Ataris, Implants, and Mest! Drawing from various Post-Punk, Americana, Folk, and Pop influences; PWP puts their own spin on modern rock 'n roll blending high energy rhythms, lyrics that tug on the heart strings, and catchy yet clever melodies and riffs."
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Ben from the New Jersey's Milkmen is rocking the Amaterasu pre-amp. Here's a bit about them: "Jazzy, punky, mathy, post-rocky, experimental indie trio Milkmen was born in the basements of New Brunswick, New Jersey in 2014. Known for their vocal harmonies, fluctuating time signatures, and riffy grooves, Milkmen have a little something for everybody."
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Justin Pearson (The Locust, Retox, Head Wound City and many, many more) sometimes proceeds to scrape the paint off the walls with the appropriately named Locust distortion.
Check out Justin's work a http://threeoneg.com/
Frontman of Sweden's doom outfit Monolord, Thomas uses the Locust distortion as part of his arsenal.
Check out Monolord at: https://monolord.bandcamp.com/
Incredible Canadian singer-songwriter from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Greg has used the Blood Oath overdrive while recording his 2017 album, right here in Montreal.
More about Greg: http://www.gregmacpherson.com