California metallers BONDED BY BLOOD are currently in the studio putting the finishing touches on a brand new studio album coming this summer via Earache Records. The CD is being recorded with producer and former MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY guitarist Logan Mader (DEVILDRIVER, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH) at Darth Mader Music in Los Angeles and will be the band’s first album to feature vocalist Mauro Gonzalez and bassist Jessie Sanchez.
BONDED BY BLOOD has been documenting the studio experience and has posted a new video to update fans on the recording process.
As previously reported, BONDED BY BLOOD is heading out on the road this weekend and offering fans the first chance to hear some of the new music. The thrashers have teamed up with EXMORTUS and WITCHAVEN for a string of shows that shouldn’t be missed. BONDED BY BLOOD will also be performing at SXSW (South By Southwest) with a special showcase at Betsy’s Bar in Austin that will also feature HAVOK, SPELLCASTER and SPEEDWOLF.
BONDED BY BLOOD‘s second album, 2010’s “Exiled To Earth”, sold around 600 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 86 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.