NewsOctober 19, 2016 2:42 PM ET5,296 views

River Black (Burnt By The Sun) completes debut album

River Black, the project composed primarily of former Burnt By The Sun members, has completed work on their debut full-length. The album was produced by Eric Rachel and final mixes have now officially been approved. According to the band, "We are extremely happy with the result." An early 2017 release via Season of Mist is expected. Notably, the album will apparently include some guest vocals from Mastodon drummer Brann Dailor. River Black consists of guitarist John Adubato (ex-Burnt By The Sun), vocalist Mike Olender (ex-Burnt By The Sun, For The Love Of, Endeavor), bassist Brett Bamberger (Revocation, Publicist UK, ex-East of the Wall), and drummer Dave Witte (Municipal Waste, Publicist UK, ex-Burnt By The Sun, Discordance Axis) on drums.

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