“This is a call to arms that encourages its disenchanted listeners to push Beyond the Threshold of anything or anyone that would try to hold them down!!” describes the ethics of hard rock powerhouse BEYOND THRESHOLD. Coming from different influences and genres has allowed them to develop into a truly unique, professional, and powerful heavy rock act. Conceived in 2011, this talented young band comprises of former members of several rock and metal outfits, and together are rapidly becoming one of the standouts in heavy metal.
New school antics with old school roots give the band an unexampled edge in today’s music market. Powerful, Versatile, Intense, Unique, Heartfelt are all distinguishing traits that have come to symbolize the fundamentals of metal/hardcore/rock revolutionaries BEYOND THRESHOLD. “There should be no boundaries or limitations within our music. We embrace the fact that we are versatile as artists,” explains BEYOND THRESHOLD’s lead singer Erik Virgin.
Since the release of their debut album, BEYOND THRESHOLD has been touring the US supporting acts, such as; Five Finger Death Punch, Rob Zombie, Slipknot, Korn, Killswitch Engage, Hatebreed, Slayer, Machine Head, Megadeth, Hellyeah, Halestorm, Trivium, Rise Against, Marilyn Manson, Motionless In White, Sevendust, Black Label Society, Drowning Pool, Asking Alexandria, Chevelle, All That Remains, Powerman 5000, Alice In Chains, Black Stone Cherry, In This Moment, Atreyu, Pop Evil, Down, Filter, Nonpoint, Flava Flav, Hed P.E, Fear Factory, Godforbid, Mushroomhead, Shadows Fall, Static X, Three Days Grace, Chimaira, Bury Your Dead, Bullet For My Valentine, Attila, Devil You Know, Butcher Babies, Skindred, Skid Row, Soil, Seether, Theory of a Deadman, Diecast, 3 Doors Down, American Head Charge, Smile Empty Soul, Flaw, Everclear, Jackyl, Art of Dying, Filter, Walls of Jericho, Fuel, Saliva, 36 Crazy Fists, Dope, Nothing More, Kittie, It Dies Today, Eyes Set To Kill, Memphis May Fire, Gemini Syndrome, Los Lonely Boys, Tonic and many more.
BEYOND THRESHOLD has gained popularity and notoriety playing to thousands of screaming fans at radio festivals including WECL’s “Rock Fest,” WZOR’s “Rock USA & Edge Fest” WBBN’s “Dirt Fest,” Monster Energy Drink’s “Showboat Rock Fest,” WXRX’s “Rock The Rock,” “Breast Fest,” and “Spirit Of Peace & Music Festival” just to name a few.
Hard work came into fruition as BEYOND THRESHOLD’s album entitled “LIVE TO FIGHT” is set to be released worldwide in 2016 with Pavement Entertainment / Sony Red. Tim King (Director of A&R at Pavement Entertainment) had extended the opportunity to BEYOND THRESHOLD after witnessing the rapid growth and dominance the band has achieved on recent BEYOND THRESHOLD tours.
Tim King states, “It’s refreshing to see a band combining multiple genres of rock and metal instead of just playing it safe. When I heard the completed version of “LIVE TO FIGHT” I knew we had to team up with them to release it.”
This album marks the follow-up to their highly successful debut “WHO WE ARE” which was released in 2012. “LIVE TO FIGHT” will feature some of the band’s finest material and production to date. “This is what rock and metal have been craving for the past decade! It’s something that our fans will consider a breath of fresh air. Especially, in the current state of the music industry,” states BEYOND THRESHOLD singer, Erik Virgin.
“LIVE TO FIGHT” was recorded at T.V.R. Recording Studios in Rockford, Illinois and produced by Jason Zarnowski. “The album “LIVE TO FIGHT” captures BEYOND THRESHOLD’s high energy and is a soon-to-be classic in the metal and rock world!! In my whole career, I have never heard a metal band crossover like BT does.” explains BEYOND THRESHOLD producer Jason Z.
Record will be available in North America, Europe, South America, Japan, Australia, Germany, China, RSK (UK), Korea, and Russia in 4th quarter of 2016.
Look for BEYOND THRESHOLD on tour supporting their newest effort, “LIVE TO FIGHT.”