The Malcontent is a 5 piece band, hailing from the metro Detroit area. With the goal of playing music to make them stand out from the norm, they have been crafting a unique sound, blending hardcore, punk and metal. Since early 2010 they have set out to prove just how versatile their music is by playing alongside bands of every genre.
By the end of 2010, the band hit the studio to record their six song E.P. "White Was Your Favorite Color." The recording was engineered, mixed and mastered at Stu Stu Studio in Livonia, MI by John Kay(Koffin Kats, Bat on Fire). Since it's 2011 release, The Malcontent have been on a mission to make this year their breakout success. Between being booked at multiple festivals, playing with national bands and successful shows at some of the biggest venues in michigan, The Malcontent have made a name for themselves and are ready to set new goals and take their sound to a national level.