CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS is proud to announce the signing of Las Vegas rock group OTHERWISE. A hometown breakout, OTHERWISE earned recognition on the national level when Fox News dubbed them the “#1 Unsigned Act in America” – and America backed the claim. The band’s song “Soldiers” became the first track by an unsigned artist to occupy the No. 1 spot on Sirius Radio’s Octane channel (where it currently maintains the peak position) and has sold more than 10,000 singles on iTunes in the past month alone.
“We’re so stoked to have signed with Century Media,” says vocalist Adrian Patrick. “We have a very unique history with the label, so it feels like a natural fit for us. They were the first company to present us with a huge opportunity back in 2010, so it’s extremely synchronistic for us to be given the chance to make a mark with our own music now, on this label. It’s been a long, dark road to get to this point… it feels damn good to finally start seeing the light.”
OTHERWISE – brothers Adrian (vocals) and Ryan (guitars/vocals) Patrick, Flavio Ivan (bass/vocals), Corky Gainsford (drums/vocals) and Vassilios Metropoulos (guitar/vocals) – are currently recording their debut album with Jay Baumgardner (Bush, Linkin Park, Papa Roach, Incubus) at NRG Studios in Los Angeles, CA. “I’m psyched to be working with a stellar band like OTHERWISE ,” says Baumgardner. “I’m very excited by what we can accomplish together and I think the album will speak for itself.” The album is set for a spring 2012 release and will be introduced by lead single “Soldiers,” which will be shipped to terrestrial radio for adds this week.