Bridging the space between hardcore steel fury and hip-hop consciousness, Austin, Texas quintet Open fire from your Gods formed this year 2010 with a genuine lineup that included guitarist Drew Walker and bassist Bonner Baker, aswell as vocalist Eric July, guitarist Tony Esparza, and drummer Judson Curtis. They released their metalcore debut, Sleeping with Anchors & Mirrors, accompanied by the Lovely Enduring Revenge EP, before July, Esparza, and Curtis parted methods with the music group. A re-formed lineup — linked through the Headbang System — surfaced in 2015, fronted by effective frontman AJ Channer and curved out by guitarist Jameson Teat and drummer Richard Wicander. Channer — created in the Bronx and elevated in London and Ghana — injected the group with fresh concentrate and vitality, merging the band’s intense design with thoughtful, frequently uplifting and socially mindful lyrics. Their audio took the strength of Sevendust and Slipknot, layering it with weighty grooves bought at the cores of P.O.D., Trend Against the device, and Skindred. They authorized with Rise Information for the discharge of their 2016 LP, Narrative, that was made by David Bendeth (Paramore, Of Mice & Males, Breaking Benjamin). Written from the idea of view of the minority man surviving in metropolitan America, Narrative place American culture under a microscope, tackling topics like racism and misuse of power and managing people that have empowering underdog anthems.