According to the New Hampshire Union Leader, vocalist Guy Kozowyk of Boston, Massachusetts grind metallers THE RED CHORD was one of seven men who were sworn in as Manchester, New Hampshire police recruits on Monday, April 15.
Kozowyk, 32, is a graduate of Revere High School and Suffolk University. In addition to his lead-singer duties in THE RED CHORD, he owns a music-management company.
THE RED CHORD‘s fourth full-length album, “Fed Through the Teeth Machine”, sold around 2,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 180 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD landed at position No. 6 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.
“Fed Through the Teeth Machine” was released on October 27, 2009 in the U.S. via Metal Blade Records. The CD was recorded at Jonny Fay Backyard Studios, which is owned by the band’s former guitarist Jonny Fay, and it was mixed and mastered by Chris “Zeuss” Harris, who has previously worked with HATEBREED and SHADOWS ALL, among others.