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A Hero A Fake

A Hero A Fake

Metal / Progressive Metal / Post-Hardcore Charlotte, NC  US



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Manager: Eric Gerloff

Bio: After one listen to A HERO A FAKE, their catchy melodic elements stick inside your head while the unpredictable transitions from hardcore to progressive metal keep you wondering where the music will take you next. Aptly titled Volatile, their album aims to push the boundaries of the metal/hardcor...See Full Bio

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“Strangling the crap out of their poor guitars in a contorted and impressively dexterous style, NC’s A Hero A Fake likes things complicated as hell while wielding a penchant for dramatic sing-along choruses on ‘Let Oceans Lie’. Comparisons between AHAF’s sound and that of BTBAM, The Human Abstract, or Protest The Hero are not unwarranted, but the similarities unfortunately serve to render the record unsurprising, despite the fact that they are constantly shifting rhythms and tempos and throwing 300 notes a minute at you. Like the vast majority of progressive or technical records, it’s definitely a grower, and if you stick with it and show it some love, it steadily starts to give you more and more back.”

— Dan Slessor, Outburn

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