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EMPIRE STATE BASTARD announce new album 'Rivers of Heresy' + share insane new single

Simon Neil & Mike Vennart of Biffy Clyro bring in Dave Lombardo for a monstrous endeavor.

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Photograph by Gavin Smart

Empire State Bastard, the newly formed unit by way of Simon Neil & Mike Vennart of Biffy Clyro, are now set to welcome their debut album, Rivers of Heresy, on September 1st via Roadrunner Records and second single, Stutter, is about the most exciting thing you'll hear this week with its compositional brilliance bursting at the seams. The renowned Dave Lombardo (Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies) excels on the drumming end as paces alternate and riffs fly beautifully with groove. At the forefront of it all, the visual prowess of Daniel P. Carter (BBC Radio 1 Rock Show) is on full display, bringing to life the insanity that is Rivers of Heresy.

Stream Stutter below and pre-order Rivers of Heresy via Roadrunner Records.

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Cover Artwork by Daniel P. Carter


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