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Forgotten Empire Records has announced the signing of progressive experimental rock band The Cargo Cult Revival. Having already recorded and released one EP on TIOS Records earlier this year, the band is hard at work on their debut full length album "Snakecharmer." Featuring the "epic as fuck" 39 minute track "Snakecharmer," plus three more songs to complete the album. A release date has been set for Feb. 26th 2008. The Cargo Cult Revival consist of a guitar player, bass player, drummer and cello.You can check out some of their material from their first EP on their MySpace page.
The label will also be re-releasing The Cargo Cult Revival's debut EP on January 8th. The debut EP will be re-packaged and a limited edition release available only through Forgotten Empire directly.
In other Forgetten Empire news, the label recently signed Texas stoner metal band The Islands And The Sea (members of The Grasshopper Lies Heavy). The Islands And The Sea has finished recording their debut album, and are mastering the effort will be the legendary Bob Weston of Chicago Mastering. Expect a release sometime in December.
The long out-of-print 2005 debut EP from Texas metal giant The Grasshopper Lies Heavy is also back in stock. The EP contains six songs not found on any other Grasshopper release, is hand silkscreened and LIMITED TO STOCK.