Straight Line Stitch, Spades and Blades, Death for Breakfast
Straight Line Stitch with Killing The Messenger, Spades and Blades, Death for Breakfast, and Always The Understudy.
Sounds Like: As I Lay Dying Official, Memphis May Fire, Asking Alexandria, War Of Ages, Norma Jean
Bio: Although formed in 2006 as Spades And Blades, the founding members, Jason, Justin, and Josiah have been playing together since 2001 after they formed Hardcore Punk act The Havoc. The current lineup for SAB was completed in 2010, as was their debut album “Blood of the Innocent”. The album’s releas...See Full Bio
““Progression and experimentation, finding your niche; are earmarks of creativity. SAB have used those characteristics to create some heart pounding, rhythmically driven music that moves you. A big part of Spades and Blades is how they utilized the vocals of Jason Todd. Todd is truly a front man who engages with the audience, compelling participation and interaction. However, musically, they have used his vocals; which include actual enunciation of lyrics even in the screaming and growling that is a demarcation of today’s brand of metal, as another instrument. Rather than the band being a prop to showcase the singer, they have aptly used the syncopation of Todd’s vocals and it is woven into the music, synchronous with the rhythm and beat of the bass, the drums, the guitars giving the music a brutal sound that send a message of all working as one to deliver the doom and gloom that is delivered lyrically.”