Botolph Dissidents - "The Back of the Beyond"


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Botolph Dissidents Unleash Their Powerful Debut: "The Back of the Beyond" (Power Thrash Metal)
Prepare to be blown away by the thunderous sounds of Botolph Dissidents as they unleash their highly anticipated debut album, "The Back of the Beyond." Scheduled for release on July 30th, 2022, this powerhouse trio is set to take the metal scene by storm with their unique blend of power thrash metal. For fans of iconic bands like Judas Priest, Metallica, Megadeth, Anthrax, Slayer, and Pantera, Botolph Dissidents is here to satisfy your cravings for hard-hitting, adrenaline-pumping music.
Formed in 2007, Botolph Dissidents is the brainchild of vocalist, guitarist, and band leader Andrew McGuire. Hailing from Tokyo, Japan, this international metal band brings together a diverse group of musicians from different backgrounds, united by their passion for creating powerful music. Andrew McGuire's soaring vocals, accompanied by technical metal guitar passages, fuse seamlessly with the aggressive East Coast influences, progressive bass lines, and the pounding drum engine inspired by the Australian outback. The result is a sonic experience that bridges classic, power, thrash, and groove metal, appealing to listeners of all generations and genres.
The band's name, "Botolph", pays homage to Andrew's hometown of Boston, Massachusetts. The addition of "Dissidents" reflects their commitment to using music as a form of journalism, addressing and standing up against societal injustices. It's a testament to their dedication to the metal tradition of speaking out against the wrongs in the world.
After a tumultuous period caused by the pandemic, Botolph Dissidents have finally recorded and released their long-awaited debut album, "The Back of the Beyond". This album is a true metal masterpiece, showcasing soaring operatic melodic passages intertwined with passionate aggressive vocals. Each track is an immersive journey, featuring catchy choruses, a blend of old-school and modern riffs that showcase the power of the guitar, blazing technical neo-classical solos, and captivating time changes. From chugging riffs to funky passages, "The Back of the Beyond" is a testament to the band's versatility and dedication to their craft.
As the pandemic subsides, Botolph Dissidents are eagerly looking forward to hitting the road, touring, and introducing themselves to metalheads around the world. With a solid fan base behind them, they are set to connect fans of all generations, cultures, and backgrounds through the unifying power of music.
To get a taste of Botolph Dissidents' explosive energy, be sure to check out their video for the track "From Cradle to Urn" ( ). The intensity and passion displayed in this video serve as a glimpse into the band's captivating live performances.
Support Botolph Dissidents by visiting their Bandcamp page ( ) and adding their music to your collection. They can also be found on Spotify ( ), Apple Music ( ), and other major streaming platforms.
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Connect with the band's lead vocalist, guitarist, and mastermind Andrew McGuire on his personal YouTube channel ( ) to get a glimpse into his creative process and musical endeavors.
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Botolph Dissidents' debut album, "The Back of the Beyond", marks the beginning of an exciting chapter for this Tokyo-based metal force. With their powerhouse sound and dedication to addressing social issues through their music, the band is set to make a significant impact on the global metal scene. Stay tuned for their future releases as they continue to expand their catalog and gather a legion of devoted fans from all walks of life.
Remember to support the band by streaming their music, sharing their videos, and joining them on their exhilarating metal journey. Botolph Dissidents is ready to unleash their power upon the world, and you won't want to miss a moment of it.