SKY SEEMS RED- Spawned from Kansas City's "CANVAS"! CANVAS entered KC's local scene in 1995, they were accepted and aknoweledged by local magazines and promoters alike. CANVAS quickly escalated sharing the stage with bands like: Slipknot, Flaw, Smile Empty Soul, Mudvayne, Adema, & Static-X, to name a few.
SKY SEEMS RED is continuing to attack KC's Metal scene with a vengance!
Founded in October of 2011 by former CANVAS co-founder/drummer Derek "D-Rock" Strait, long time CANVAS frontman Shawn Wayne King & heavy metal guitarist Eric "-M.B.-" Matzelle. Their[S.S.R.'s] twist on the "Heavy Metal" genre is elegant, yet, aggressive as f**k!...Imagaine you're behind the wheel with 500hp of American muscle under your foot as you scream down the strip! SKY SEEMS RED's sound throws you back as you white knuckle the wheel, burning rubber all the way to the finish line! [S.S.R.] Awe's & astonish's even the most critical of fans & musicians alike! As a rule, they're views are controversial, misunderstood, & sometimes even hated! But all that sh*t can't slow SKY SEEMS RED down! Nope. Simply put, SKY SEEMS RED...IS, "ELEGANCE IN AGGRESSION"!