The Fire Violets--Dead To The World
The Fire Violets began in a small town called Lockhart 29 miles south of Austin Texas and their sound can be described as somewhere between the Cure and the Rolling Stones.
The Fire Violets have just released their self titled debut in 2010 which was produced by "Steven Haigler" who has twisted knobs for legendary bands such as the Pixies as well as Muse, Bob Mould and Quicksand. It was recorded at Hurley Studios Costa Mesa Ca. and Mixed at Uptown Studios Chicago Ill. The members of The Fire Violets are "Joe Daniels" (Drums) former member of Local H, who's hit song "Bound For The Floor" from the record "As Good As Dead" still plays on top 40 alternative radio, they were well known for their bombastic live shows. Also "Keith Brown"(Bass And Keyboards) former member of Catherine who toured with bands like the Smashing Pumpkins, Garbage and The Lemon Heads. Their first E.P. was produced by Billy Corgan and their record "Hot Saki And Bedtime Stories" was well received by college audiences and radio everywhere. And "Chris Dye"(Vocals Guitars And Keyboards) former member of Dashboard Prophets who played shows with the likes of Beck and Deftones and who's debut record "Burning Out The Inside" gained a lot of fans contributing numerous songs to the T.V. series "Buffy The Vampire Slayer". He also fronted the band Gordon which was signed and produced by "Brendan O'Brien" who has worked with everyone from STP to Pearl Jam. Dale Dye (Chris' Dad) makes a guest appearance on the CD contributing vocals on the song "Hook Line and Sinker" you might know him from movies such as "Platoon" "Saving Private Ryan" "Band Of Brothers" or "Natural Born Killers" he is an actor and military adviser for Film and T.V.
They will be on tour to support their new release this summer.
Myspace - www.myspace.com/thefireviolets
Song for Download - http://www.rockband.com/songs/UGC_5002237