Brought together by mere chance, the members of Tirade Parade, a Kalamazoo based alternative metal band is "a surprising spectacle to be seen" Currently working on their first EP. These four musicians, none of who are unfamiliar with the Michigan and outlying scenes, have taken the area by force. Boasting such members as former Kuru Bassist Michael "Haggis" Banks, Internalize singer and drummer Eric Torres and Jake "The Steak" Goodrich, and Mathew Young on guitar With a history of numerous, local, and regional performances as well as having sheared the stage with countless national acts the stage is no foreign place to TP. These veterans are not to be taken lightly. With its catchy hooks, driving rhythm and aggressive march forward attitude they are sure to take their place amongst the areas most talked about bands.