Pure Reason Revolution are proof a band can be influenced by ELO, Smashing Pumpkins, Soulwax, Depeche Mode and The Beach Boys all at once, yet make sense of a vision that brings those disparate voices together into a sound that combines electronic dance rhythms, pop hooks and sublime vocal harmonies with huge rock riffs.
To give you an idea what to expect on their upcoming album Hammer and Anvil you can download “Black Mourning”, a free and previously unreleased new track off PURE REASON REVOLUTION’s new full length now. Hammer and Anvil will be released via Superball Music on October 25th (in Europe on October 18th) and it will be available as a standard jewel case and as a ltd. digipak + bonus DVD feat. a live concert in London 2010.
To download “Black Mourning” for free before the official album release, all you have to do is to visit the link below and post on your Twitter or Facebook profile, that you downloaded PRRs new song. Just click on Download and follow the instructions.
Over the years PRR have ‘stuck to their guns’ and built a formidable live reputation sharing stages alongside the likes of Mew, Porcupine Tree, Secret Machines and Editors and playing shows at European festivals alongside The Prodigy and Placebo.
Track Listing CD:
1. Fight Fire
2. Black Mourning
4. Last Man, Last Round
6. Over The Top
7. Never Divide
9. Open Insurrection
Jon Courtney (vocals, guitars, keyboards, programming)
Chloe Alper (vocals, keyboards, bass)
Jamie Willcox (guitars, keyboards, vocals)
Paul Glover (Drums)
Cautionary Tales for the Brave EP (2005)
The Dark Third LP (2006)
Live at Nearfest 2007 (2008)
Amor Vincit Omnia LP (2009)
Hammer and Anvil (2010)