Judging by those
outfits, above, you’re guaranteed some extraordinarily tasteful music!
By Blurt Staff
Blurt’s favorite band, the Kings Of Leon have announced they
are launching “a dynamic new label” as a co-venture with music publisher Bug
Music. Details of the first
release on the Windswept imprint, The Features “Some Kind of Salvation,”
will be announced next week.
of the deal allow the Kings Of Leon to sign and develop artists with Bug Music,
in the spirit of discovering dynamic artists that are committed as a band and
writing extraordinary music. The first artist signed is fellow Tennessee brethren The
Features, a band with a decade of songs and touring experience. Longtime
supporters of The Features, Kings Of Leon previously toured the UK and
US with the band in 2007.
Jared, Matthew and Nathan are extraordinary tastemakers and constantly
absorbing new sounds from all over the world,” said Bug Music CEO John Rudolph,
in a statement. “The honesty in their music is what draws them to genuine
artists. We are excited about developing new artists together as Bug Music
continues to innovate and challenge the industry’s traditional thinking of a
Hey, we are
all about extraordinary tastemakers!
of Salvation” was produced by Grammy-Award winning Jacquire King (Modest Mouse,
Kings Of Leon, Tom Waits, Sea Wolf) and Brian Carter at his Paradox Production
facility in Murfreesboro, TN. The band features Matthew Pelham
(guitar,lead vocals), Roger Dabbs (bass guitar), Mark Bond (keyboards) and
Rollum Haas (drums).
dear Blurt consumers, read our unintentionally hilarious interview with Caleb
of the Kings HERE.