AusGrind: Australian underground grindcore, punk, doom and DIY culture.
13Apr/10Off

Five Star Prison Cell’s new album ‘M A T R I A R C H’ out May 18!

Five Star Prison Cell's M A T R I A C HFive Star Prison Cell are finally set to release their follow up to 2007's Slaves of Virgo. Entitled M A T R I A R C H, the album is to be released via RIOT! and distributed through Warner Music from May 18, 2010.

M A T R I A R C H (god that's annoying to type) was produced by Forrester Savell, who has worked previously with Karnivool, Helmet, Human Nature, Mammal and apparently even From the Ashes. Artwork duties are to be handled by Seldon Hunt (Neurosis, Isis, Candiria).

Can't wait to get my hands on this one. These dudes are insanely chaotic - not to mention creative, heavy and above all inhumanly fucking tight. Think Meshuggah meets early The Dillinger Escape Plan and Fantomas. IE: fucking intense. Five Star have been Ebolie's favourite Australian metal band for some time with good reason - though they never receive the credit they deserve as they refuse to produce easily-accessible or easily-categorizable music. They leave your average metalhead absolutely bewildered, which is yet another reason why I dig them.

In a related matter, Five Star Prison Cell are apparently playing in Sydney on the 18th of June with Serious Beak - the new project of Lachlan, Gene and Tim of Ebolie.

Five Star Prison Cell - M (live at the Arthouse in 2007)

http://www.myspace.com/fivestarprisoncell

Posted by Lachlan
Comments (2) Trackbacks (0)
  1. Warner?!!

    And that really doesn’t look like anything I’ve seen of Seldon Hunts before but it’s pretty cool.
    Keen to hear what they’ve been up to

  2. Me similarly. And yeah, the Warner deal is interesting too. Bodes well.


Trackbacks are disabled.