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This four piece band is known for its varying styles of musical composition, powerful female vocals, and energetic live shows. Formed in by founding members Josh Schwartz on guitar and Chris Haren on drumsthe band went through several early line-up changes before recruiting vocalist Nina Osegueda formerly of another DC area metal band in October In late the band recorded their self-titled debut EP, with former bassist Chris Willett back in a session capacity.
The band soon recruited bassist David Matine and recorded a benefit single for the West Memphis 3, which received press and acclaim from both the WM3 website  and Motorhead. The band began gigging extensively around the Washington DC area with Washburn on bass, and began recording what would become their first full length album, Metal Renaissance. Washburn left the band in summer before completing the album, and Jesse Keen was recruited to act as both bassist and keyboard player.
The band played mostly local shows and opened for various touring bands. In March of the band released their first full length studio album, Metal Renaissance. The album included Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsh Yowsah) - Various - Night Dance instrumental intro by local folk group Painted Trillium, and was recorded on tape in an attempt to capture a classic analog sound.
Bassists Ben Washburn and Jesse Keen both perform on the album. The band continued to play local shows, but also traveled to Chicago for Dame-Nationa female fronted metal festival similar to Flight of the Valkyries. A Sound of Thunder decided to go in a different direction with their second Sal Nistico / Kenny Barron / Anthony Jackson / Buddy Rich - I Giganti Del Jazz Vol.
74, Out of the Darkness. The band hired Kevin "" Gutierrez, known for being a multi platinum award winning producer and having worked with ShinedownO. The band intended on releasing the album independently, but was suddenly contacted by Lance King and Nightmare Records days before their intended release date. Having included a track with guest vocalist John Gallagher of the legendary heavy metal band, Raven, both the album and the band received more A Sound Of Thunder - Who Do You Think We Are!
 than ever before. Out Oj Meni, Meni, Meni - Various - Village Music Of Yugoslavia the Darkness was released with rave reviews from various blogs, heavy metal websites,  About. The video, which featured Nina Osegueda and a black Burmese python named "Chubby", received over five thousand views in its first week. This was followed by a video for "Kill That Bitch".
The album was released on September 9, of the same year and made 39th place in the Billboard magazine Heatseeker's Chart. On 25 Septemberthe band released their fifth album Tales from the Deadsidea concept album based on the Valiant Comics character Shadowman.
The album is unique in A Sound of Thunder's catalog as their only Kickstarter-exclusive album. The album was initially made available only to Kickstarter backers. The album was made available in vinyl, compact disc and digital formats. On June 15,the same day the album released to the public, the animated video for It Was Metal was posted to the band's YouTube page. It featured Brian Posehn as the voice of the dragon. MetalNation gave the album high praise:. Despite the wealth of melody and energetic feel of A Sound Of Thunder - Who Do You Think We Are!
record, A Sound of Thunder did not short change the listener on substance or depth. Every track feels like a mini-masterpiece unto itself.
Each spin through the album reveals more details and invites another journey through. Every individual performance is on point, and while they all shine on their own, it is in the collective that they ascend to something greater. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.
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