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SharpTone Records launches, signs Attila, Miss May I, more

Friday, June 24, 2016 7:57 AM PT

SharpTone Records launched by Nuclear Blast

As expected, the launch of new record label SharpTone Records has officially been announced. The label was co-founded by Nuclear Blast CEO Markus Staiger and former Sumerian Records VP (and Emmure manager) Shawn Keith and the company's headquarters are located in Los Angeles with satellite offices in the UK, Germany and Australia.

SharpTone has announced the signing of the following acts to their roster, which they state "will encompass many multitude of genres and subgenres in rock music."

We Came As Romans
Miss May I
Don Broco
World War Me

Attila frontman Chris Fronzak comments: "We are really excited to announce that we have officially signed to SharpTone! We are at an amazing point in our career and we know that these guys have the power that we need to take things to the next level. We're ready to dominate the planet with our brand new album. SharpTone is a label that shares our enthusiasm and understands who we are and what our vision is. So let's fucking crush the world and spread party metal to the masses!"

Meanwhile, Keith says: "Developing this label has been very exciting for me. The opportunity to partner and cultivate new and established artists working towards broadening their global potential is thrilling. SharpTone will continue to diversify and evolve as a brand for music fans to truly identify with. We are not just another record label, we are a new music company, allowing artists to be as creative and passionate as they choose to be."

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