Jay Buchanan (vocals), Dave Beste (bass), Scott Holiday (guitar)
Michael Miley (drums) / Credit: Ross Halfin
forming in 2008, the Long Beach, California rock quartet has
released four full-length albums: Before
the Fire (self-release June 9,
2009), Pressure & Time
(released June 28, 2011 via Earache), Head Down (released September
17, 2012 via Earache) and Great Western Valkyrie (released
June 6, 2014 via Earache), all of which have been
produced by award-winning producer Dave
band has supported their four albums with worldwide headlining tours and have
landed key support slots for such artists as Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Aerosmith, Alice Cooper, Judas Priest,
KISS, Slash, Lenny Kravitz, Sammy
Hagar, Deep Purple, Queensryche, Kid Rock and Evanescence.
some of the world’s biggest stages at festivals such as Rock Am Ring and Rock Im
Park (Germany), Isle of Wight
Festival (UK), Download Festival (UK),
Sonisphere (Switzerland) and T in the Park (Scotland). In 2015, they performed with Deep Purple and Halestorm on tour.
live on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Late Show With David Letterman
and LATER…with Jools Holland
(BBC flagship music show). The band performed during a televised show of The Indianapolis 500 in 2010.
fourth LP, Great Western Valkyrie,
was awarded the #1 album of2014 by Classic Rock magazine and featured the lead single “Open My Eyes,” which spent four weeks at #1 on the Canadian Active Rock Radio chart.
ØTheir third albumHead Downcame out September 2012 to critical acclaim, reaching#1on Rock chart in 2012 in the U.K. (#31
in the U.K. national chart), garnered the group four-star
reviews (including from Mojo and The Guardian), as well as magazine covers with
the “Breakthrough Artist” award at the 2012 Classic Rock Awards in London.
ØPressure and Timehit the number 1 spot
in Amazons billboard charts as well
as being voted 2011’s #2 by Classic Rock magazine