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City Of Fire

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From: Vancouver, Canada
Last Known Status: Active

City Of Fire Interviews and Features

Below are our features and interviews with City Of Fire.


A Chat With Vocalist Burton C. Bell

Burton C. Bell is a busy man. When he’s not on the road screaming/singing his lungs out for Fear Factory, he is working on various side-projects that show a limitless abundance of creative juices flowing through Bell’s mind. His latest project, City of Fire, is releasing their self-titled debut album in physical form at the end of August. The band aims for a hard rock vibe, one that may surprise fans of Bell’s aggressive side. While on the road to a Fear Factory gig, Bell spoke to me about City of Fire's debut album, the balancing act of having many distinct projects going on at once, and hinted at a potentially-major project he may be engaging in sometime in the near future. More...

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Interview With City of Fire Bassist Byron Stroud

In March 2008, four musicians got together for a one-night show, to recall a few musical memories from times past at club in Vancouver, B.C.

The band was Caustic Thought, and the show was a reunion through songs of an earlier decade.

No one expected what would happen next.

They wrote a few songs, laid 'em down in a couple studios in their hometown, and mixed and mastered them. They built the MySpace page, added their friends and released the album online and hoped someone was listening. Seems like just another group of independent artists proactively using the technology and resources that are so readily available these days, waiting for a band with a little business sense to take advantage.

But these aren't any ordinary musicians. More...

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