Following some extremely informative studies into the fans of Skrillex, Ed Sheeran and ONE DIRECTION, trainee musicologist Josh Haddow of Noisey, Vice magazine’s music channel, is back to continue his investigation into what types of people listen to particular types of music. This time he heads to Brixton, London, to look into the phenomenon that is the Black Veil Army, otherwise known as fans of Los Angeles theatrical rockers BLACK VEIL BRIDES. Check out his report below.
BLACK VEIL BRIDES‘ new album, “Wretched And Divine: The Story Of The Wild Ones”, sold 42,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 7 on The Billboard 200 chart. Released on January 8 via Lava/Universal Republic, the CD was produced by by John Feldmann (PAPA ROACH, THE USED, ATREYU) and is a full-fledged concept effort. The cover artwork for the album was created by the band’s longtime friend, artist Richard Villa.