Los Angeles based thrashers Huntress have dropped their latest album today! Static is now available via Napalm Records. In conjunction with the new album release, the band has also released a new music video for the track “Sorrow” courtesy of Loudwire. Be sure to check out the video which is a gory homage to the glorious Hammer horror films of the 1970’s.
From The Press Release
Today HUNTRESS have released their third studio album STATIC via Napalm Records. The highly-anticipated record was produced by Paul Fig (Grammy nominated engineer, Alice in Chains, Deftones, Trivium, Ghost BC) and Jim Rota (Fireball Ministry, Emmy winning Executive Producer of the Sonic Highways series, Producer Sound City Movie), Engineered and Mixed by Paul Fig.
Coinciding with the release of STATIC is the world premiere of the band’s new video for the song “Sorrow” on Loudwire. The video was written and directed by Phil Mucci (Disturbed, Stone Sour, High on Fire), produced by Phil Mucci and Ian Mackay of Diabolik.
HUNTRESS storms the high seas September 28th – October 2nd as part of theMötorboat Cruise. The band will appear alongside heavyweights Mötorhead, Slayer, and Anthrax just to name a few. Expect high-energy sets fromHUNTRESS featuring favorites off the first two albums and new head bangers from STATIC.
In addition to the Mötorboat Cruise HUNTRESS have announced that they will be providing direct support for Black Label Society as they go “doomtrooping” into 2016. This run of dates kicks off December 26th in Phoenix, AZ and runs through New Year’s Eve in Marksville, LA.
HUNTRESS has extended their successful pre-order Pledge Music campaign after raising $25,000 to fund their new music video. The band will offer fans unique props from the “Sorrow” shoot, limited-edition signed vinyl, CDs and posters until October 9th. Check it out here:https://www.PledgeMusic.com/Huntress
“Not only does this album sucker punch you right off the bat by the strong 4 octave vocal range of Jill Janus, its strong lyrics make you want to live a day in her head.” – KNAC
“HUNTRESS has topped everything they’ve done before and recorded a classic slab of metal. ‘Static’ is over-flowing with great riffs, searing solos, fantastic hooks, wonderful melody, and that x-factor, that magic that sets a great band apart from the pack. Jill Janus is in terrific vocal form, displaying a newfound depth and control to her delivery.” – Zero Tolerance Magazine.
“An incredibly powerful release from this Californian Metal outfit that will wow fans and metalheads on an international scale. Almost perfect.” – Metal Temple
HUNTRESS with Black Label Society and The Shrine:
12/26: Phoenix, AZ @ Marquee Theater
12/27: Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater
12/28: Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey Live
12/29: Tulsa, OK @ Brady Theater
12/30: Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live
12/31: Marksville, LA @ Paragon Casino Resort
Jill Janus – Vocals
Blake Meahl – Guitars
Eli Santana – Guitars (appears courtesy of Prosthetic Records)
Tyler Meahl – Drums (appears courtesy of Prosthetic Records)
Spencer Jacob Grau – Bass
HUNTRESS was spawned from the preternatural union of Jill Janus with underground metal band Professor. The band thrives on thundering drums, heavy riffs, spectral solos and catchy choruses that come from the band’s musical concoction of melodic songwriting, occult science and bong rips.HUNTRESS delivers a modern sonic attack while staying true to the roots of heavy metal, with a penchant for thrash, death and black metal.
HUNTRESS released their buzzworthy debut album Spell Eater in 2012 on Napalm Records. One year later, the critically-acclaimed Starbound Beastbecame a sophomore success. Lemmy Kilmister penned lyrics for “I Want To Fuck You To Death” which quickly became a radio hit. The powerful pentad is has just released their third studio album titled Static on September 25, 2015. HUNTRESS has ascended rapidly in the metal world, driven by fierce work ethic and a relentless tour schedule. They’ve supported Lamb of God, Killswitch Engage, Testament, Danzig, Arch Enemy, Kreator, Amon Amarth, Dragonforce, 3 Inches of Blood and have played a slew of festivals worldwide including Download Festival, The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, Metal Fest Open Airs, Heavy MTL and Tidal Wave as headliner.