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Run a sale? Cubase 5? and a future GIG!

Okay first off, the music production is coming along. Sorry we haven’t posted a couple new songs yet, I keep finding little bits to fix or fixate over. Also, we just purchased some new software (Cubase 5) so consequently we’re running a sale at our website. All mp3 albums are now only $3.50 and all cds are $5 or less! This sale only until July. Enjoy!

ALSO, here’s a sneak peek at some information about a concert in September we’ll be playing and promoting.

The Strand 9/2/2009 September 2nd, Wednesday
at Chasers w/ SMP, Stiff Valentine, The Strand, Hardwire!
All Ages, Bar W/ID Cost $7
8005 E. Roosevelt St., Scottsdale, Arizona 85257

EARLY AT 9PM – The Strand – Arizona industrial madness

NEXT AT 10PM – Hardwire – Arizona Industrial/ Hardcore

THEN AT 11PM – Stiff Valentine
Based in Vancouver, BC, Canada; Stiff Valentine is a rock band. The band features “Loud” Chris DeMarcus, former member of industrial rock band Dismantled and Craig Huxtable, former keyboard player for Front Line Assembly, Noise Unit and current project Landscape Body Machine.

Aka Sounds of Mass Production, is a Seattle based industrial-rock band, with heavy rap and punk influences. SMP’s most current record, “The Treatment” was produced by Wade Alin of Christ Analogue and released on founding member Jason Bazinet’s own label, Music Ration Entertainment. A digital-only remix album based on “The Treatment,” titled “Pissing on the Legacy” is now available. SMP’s previous five releases are “Crimes of the Future” (2004), “Hacked” (2001), “Terminal” (2002 & 2000), “Ultimatum” (1998) and “Stalemate” (1995). SMP’s live shows are an amalgamation of the physical and the electronic. Expect furious drumming, biting guitar, punk & rap styled vocals, and a mess of electronic sounds.

Long time listeners!

Hey guys and gals!

Sorry I don’t have TONS to report yet, but I will say a couple quick Strand-related things.

Band practice is pickin up cause we’re gearin to play a bunch of gigs later this year. We have some fun surprises for you, and are exited about a couple new songs. Hopefully we’ll release these new tracks on our myspace when they’re ready. It should be within the month. We’ll also be sending some promo mp3s of these new club-friendly tracks to djs, so if there’s one in your area let them know to contact us.

Also! FOR EVERYONE.. we uploaded ALL of our music to IMEEM.COM for your fancy playlists and listening pleasure.