well, here we go:
i just signed the first act to the fire ant music-roster – ladies and gentlemen, give it up for remote lane!
these four lads from the highlands of fribourg/ch haven’t been that much exposed yet, but this should be changing pretty soon. remote lane draw their influences from such acts as opeth, amon amarth, between the buried and me, and the ocean – and while their music generally stands for groove-oriented metal, their use of keyboards and open chord-structures allows them to dig deep into more progressive directions. the new single-ep ‘abandonado’ will follow this late summer, you can check out two songs off of it (‘abandonado’ and ’cause of death: venus’) over at their myspace-page, plus here’s a nice a nice live-rendition of ‘abandonado’ on youtube – it’s been recorded at the mighty z7 in switzerland: