Shall Be The Conqueror
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Ohio's Shall Be The Conqueror has issued the following announcement about recruiting a new drummer:
"Well, today is the day kids. Sorry to keep everyone waiting, but we knew it would be worth it. As most of you know, we have been without a drummer for a while. The search has been very tedious and not much fun, until today that is, haha. Our biggest problem with finding a drummer has been that we were looking for a person who met the following criteria:
"1. Technically proficient - A majority of those that we tried out were technically proficient enough to play the old music at least. The new music...that's a different story.
"2. Be a Musician first and a metal drummer second - This was where we ran into a lot of problems. We tried out several people who were great metal drummers. They had fast hands, fast feet and could shred with the best of them. You ask them to play something other than metal and things got rough. Our new tunes have so many styles of music mixed in them that this was where most people fell off. When going from a gravity blast+double bass section to a smooth jazz section makes you nervous, we've got troubles.
"3. Enjoy lots of different styles of music, not just metal - This sort of went hand in hand with number 2. As a band, we listen to LOTS of different styles of music and we found that those who did the same were a lot better at transitioning from a tech death part into a smooth jazz or doomy ambient part. More...
Shall Be The Conqueror has just launched a new official website, where you can get all up to date news, tour/show dates, check out music videos, as well as stream the entire EP "Chillicothe Burning" for free.
Check out the website here, or you can also stream the "Chillicothe Burning" EP in the player available below. The track listing is as follows:
1. Chillicothe Burning 05:18
2. With Empty Hands 03:58
3. So Far The Horizon 04:59
4. Needles Kane 06:33 More...