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Rise Of The Northstar sign deal with Nuclear Blast

Friday, September 5, 2014 7:58 AM PT / 3,920 views
Official press release: Manga metal mosh monsters Rise Of The Northstar have signed a worldwide license deal with Nuclear Blast Records after owner/CEO, Markus Staiger, had watched and met the band at this year's Summer Breeze Open Air. Commented Markus Staiger: "I was instantly blown away by the sheer power of their live performance! This is the brutality I was looking for! I immediately knew we had to have ROTNS on our roster! It is nothing but impressive what they have achieved in so little time – all on their own. Also this is another proof for the diversity of metal, the scene and our label! Samurai Spirit!" Commented the band: "We are proud of this new venture between our label Repression Records and the biggest independant metal record company Nuclear Blast. ROTNS has spent years fighting like hell in the underground, and the opportunity of partnering with people who understand our artistic vision, respect our indépendant culture, not to mention defend the interests of acts that have influenced our sound, is the right move to take our band to the next level. We are proud of our debut record, and Nuclear Blast's firepower will give this album the global reach that we always aimed for." Driven by strong DIY ethics ROTNS have paved their way into the scene since the inception in 2009 and have achieved a lot for a young band without support. Touring Asia and Europe alike, producing their own music videos and creating their own cosmos have made the five piece to one of the most exciting bands around. Enter 2014, ROTNS have finished their impatiently awaited debut album, Welcame. Mixed and mastered by renowned producer Zeuss (Madball, Hatebreed, Emmure), Welcame is set to be released November 21, 2014 via Nuclear Blast.


maclynb 9/5/2014 8:15:15 AM


anonymous 9/5/2014 8:26:28 AM

Legit SUPER stoked this band needs to play US fests. If you hate them your life is full of bullshit and no fun

anonymous 9/5/2014 9:39:15 AM

Dude!! fck yes!!

anonymous 9/5/2014 12:53:30 PM

band kicks so much ass

anonymous 9/5/2014 6:47:32 PM


anonymous 9/5/2014 9:03:55 PM

Only people who swallow stuff like this

anonymous 9/5/2014 11:23:59 PM

I regret this decision - Markus Staiger

Chi_Stake 9/6/2014 12:58:07 AM

Decided to check a video of them. Are they supposed to be Fred Durst?

anonymous 9/6/2014 8:09:05 AM

There goes another good hardcore band sold out to a shit metal label

Snoopy2 9/6/2014 8:09:47 AM

Nuclear Blast signing hardcore Wapanese anime bands what a fcking joke

anonymous 9/6/2014 10:14:40 AM

French ninjas? Good hardcore? Are you fcking kidding?

anonymous 9/6/2014 11:15:26 AM

just checked out their youtube vid w like 900000 views. Made it about 30 seconds. this is the worst band ive ever seen. they truly are semi retarded. i sincerely hope these people die. if there is one band that deserves the full wrath of lambgoat its this one. i was having a shitty day too. fcked a nasty bitch last night.but after seeing this band i realized im not that bad off.

anonymous 9/6/2014 11:18:32 AM

"creating their own cosmos" these guys must really know some physics and shit

anonymous 9/6/2014 1:23:14 PM

e-town concrete is not stoked about this.

anonymous 9/7/2014 9:30:47 PM

Naruto is stoked

anonymous 9/7/2014 9:31:00 PM

Emmure should be on this.

ineedmoresalt 9/8/2014 8:22:47 AM

lol at naruto

anonymous 9/8/2014 10:14:38 AM

these guys SUCK, Hardcore they are not try fakecore

anonymous 9/9/2014 8:21:10 PM

That one song about raoh from fist of the north star rules, but that rap shit is just the worst

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