Founded in 2009, War Hound out of the Chicago land suburbs, have unleashed a new flavor of hardcore upon Chicago and the rest of the world. Heavily influenced by bands like Crown of Thornz, Breakdown and Madball, they recently finished recording their debut EP “For The Hounds”. This 11 minute debut, also including a Crown Of Thornz cover “Love Sick”, caught the attention of I Scream Records and only a few weeks later War Hound and I Scream Records signed a deal.
“When we received this EP I was happily surprised by the fresh sound of these Chicago youngster”, Laurens Kusters says. “Besides working with the established bands we’re always on the lookout for the new breed of hardcore. Bands that can grown into the classics of the next generation. War Hound is definitely one of those bands so keep an eye out for these guys.”
War Hound will record their debut full length for I Scream Records in 2011 but in the meantime, to introduce the band, I Scream Records is offering this EP for free to anyone who’s looking for some great new hardcore tunes. So download this EP today, pass it along to all your friends and enjoy this legal download.
Free download of “For The Hounds”:
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About I Scream Records:
Founded in Brussels, Belgium in 1994, I Scream Records celebrated its 15th anniversary in 2009. In the label’s humble beginnings it was only fueled by small budgets, a lot passion and the power of Punk & Hardcore. Over the years, I Scream Records has grown into one of the leading European Punk & Hardcore labels and built an impressive catalogue with releases from bands like Life Of Agony, Madball, Blood For Blood, Stigma, Earth Crisis, Skarhead, North Side Kings, Incite, The Last Resort, Agnostic Front, Discipline, Hoods, Wisdom In Chains, MOD, Ramallah, Death By Stereo, Jaya The Cat, Stigmata and Lionheart, to name a few.
In early 2006 I Scream Records started its American operations and has since started to also make its mark in the States as one of the most diverse independents.