Genre-defying Denton, Texas-based experimental noise merchants SURROUNDED BY MONSTERS have inked a worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records. The band’s new album is tentatively scheduled for a fall release. The CD was produced by IWRESTLEDABEARONCE guitarist Steven Bradley and was tracked at Infrasonic Sound as well as Bucket Of Truth studios in Los Angeles, California.
“We at Nuclear Blast are stoked to welcome a — well, not straight, but certainly forward thinking band like SURROUNDED BY MONSTERS to the family,” stated Markus Jakob, AR representative at Nuclear Blast in Europe. “It’s always been and always will be our biggest goal to keep our roster as diverse and exciting as possible. SURROUNDED BY MONSTERS is a band that will contribute these two elements and we are extremely amazed to be working with them from now on! Keep your eyes peeled, your ears open and LET CHAOS REIGN!”
Added SURROUNDED BY MONSTERS guitarist Lee Dudley: “We’re very excited to work with a label that’s willing to support a band that is doing what they love no matter how weird or different the music is. We’re ready to take over the world. WYLD STALLYNS!!!”
Stated keyboardist Traci Pason: “We are all beyond stoked and extremely grateful to get to work with such an amazing label. I’ve never drank so much champagne in my life.”
Commented Bradley: “I couldn’t be more excited about working on this album for my longtime friends in SURROUNDED BY MONSTERS. I’ve loved these guys and gal for years now, so I’m extremely stoked and honored to help record their Nuclear Blast debut. Everything so far sounds incredible, and I really think that tons of folks out there are about to discover their new favorite band.”