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Canadian metallers Hanker have posted six old video clips online from previous teaser trailers and live shows. The videos can be viewed below. More...
Quebec, Canada-based metallers HANKER have begun recording their new CD at JFD studio with producer Jean-François Dagenais (KATAKLYSM guitarist). According to the band, "Things are going very well so far and the sound seems very tight and heavy! Drums and bass are now in the can and [we] are now working on the rhythm guitar tracks. The album should be completed around Christmas and will be released in the spring of 2008."
Check out photos from the recording studio at this location.
Dagenais previously worked with HANKER on their "Web of Faith" CD.
"Web of Faith" was released in August 2004 via Skycraper Music. The CD was recorded at Victor and JFD studios.
The release date for Hanker's newest CD "Web of Faith" will be on Tuesday August 17, 2004 on Skyscraper Music. Head on to the Hanker Web site to listen to some samples in MP3 format, discover the tracklisting, cover art, where to order the CD and more about "Web Of Faith."
"Web Of Faith" record launch will be on Tuesday August 24, 2004 at 5:00 PM at the Liquor Store Cabaret in Quebec City. There will be a full listening session of the new album with footage of their recent trip in Germany. The band will be there to talk with their fans and to sign autographs. "Web Of Faith" CDs and t-shirts will be also available. Admission is free, there will be a buffet and many prizes drawn. This special event is organized by the Capital Of Metal team. You are all cordially invited.
Liquor Store Cabaret
Place de la Cité
2600 Laurier boulevard
Sainte-Foy, Québec G1V 4T3
Furthermore, "Web Of Faith" record launch in Montreal will be on Thursday September 16, 2004 at 8:00 PM at the Club Soda where Hanker will be the opening act for German Power Metal band Edguy. All details under Show Dates. Note that release date for "Web Of Faith" in North America will be on Tuesday August 17, 2004.
The new Hanker t-shirt is now revealed. It's a black t-shirt with the "Web Of Faith" cover on the front and the set list on the back. They are currently available at Hellion Records, Vision Rock (next Tuesday) and on the Hanker Web site. All details under Order (t-shirt and mail).