Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM
LISTEN NOW!WATCH NOW! LOGIN JOIN
MAGAZINEON-AIRDOWNLOADSCHATBOARDSCONTESTSSTORE
News

FRAGILE MORTALS Set To Release The Dark Project Debut

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Monday, October 9, 2017 @ 12:06 AM


Out October 13th Via Entertainment One Music

- advertisement -
FRAGILE MORTALS, the new project featuring members of the legendary Hip-Hop and Metal powerhouses--Darryl “DMC” McDaniels (RUN DMC) with metal group GENERATION KILL--vocalist Rob Dukes (ex-EXODUS), bassist Rob Moschetti (ex-PRO-PAIN, M.O.D.), guitarists Jason Trenczer and Jason Velez, and drummer Rob Youells--I’m excited to send you a private link of their highly anticipated debut album, The Dark Project. Set for release October 13 on Digital Launch via Entertainment One Music. It was produced by Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal (ex-GUNS N’ ROSES, SONS OF APOLLO), who also loaned his musical talents to the full-length album, adding additional guitars, backing vocals, and a string quartet to round out and complete this original, diverse, experimental mash-up of many musical styles.

The Dark Project offers the listener an intellectual look into real world issues, as the music takes you on a journey, serving as the soundtrack to this all too real story.

“Having been the first Hip-Hop group to collaborate with a rock band with AEROSMITH and "Walk This Way", this genre has always been special to me,” says Darryl “DMC” McDaniels. “Collaborating with two musical geniuses in Moschetti and Bumblefoot, and a great frontman like Dukes, makes FRAGILE MORTALS everything I hoped for.”

While combining the rap style vocals of DMC and the raw power of Rob Dukes and GENERATION KILL, The Dark Project is not your typical rap rock, or rap metal project. It pushes the limits lyrically and musically, and challenges the listener to rethink what real art is. Each member is encouraged to present their musical influences without restriction or ridicule, making it a representation of the truest freedom of artistic expression. It’s also an album that must be listened to from beginning to end, to understand and fully appreciate the listening experience.

Stemming from a chance meeting between Dukes and DMC, an initial one track collaboration for a DMC solo album turned into a full-on force, as FRAGILE MORTALS was born. The band then recruited the ear of Bumblefoot as producer, and their combined creative vision has allowed the band to grow further than expected. Lending the occasional guitar riff and solo to the tracks, his contributions earned him the title of unofficial seventh member.

Addressing issues ranging from suicide, drug abuse, prostitution, life and death, and racism, The Dark Project also offers a glimmer of hope and light at the end of a gritty tunnel, exposing the darker side of humanity without glorifying it in any way.

Here’s the track listing for The Dark Project:

  • "Whispers Of Death"
  • "The Big Lie"
  • "Bitch"
  • "Underneath The Skin"
  • "Lot Lizard"
  • "Suicide"
  • "Fired Up!"
  • "Bad Man"
  • "Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo (Heartbreaker)"


Please log in to view RANTS

If you don't have a username, click here to create an account!

Username: 
Password: 

Message: 
 
 

 





 Recent News
Represent! Get Your KNAC.COM Bumper Sticker
Happenings This Week on KNAC.COM
DREAM CHILD Debut First Video For "Under The Wire"
REDEMPTION Launches "Someone Else's Problem" Video
KING DIAMOND LP Picture Disc Reissues Now Available For Abigail II: The Revenge, House of God And Voodoo
TOMBS Announce North American Dates
POWERWOLF Release New Song "Incense & Iron"
VAN CANTO Release Official Video For "Melody"
HAKEN, LEPROUS Join Forces For North American Tour
PARADISE LOST Announce U.S. Headlining Tour
BROKEN HOPE Announce European 30 Year Anniversary Tour
THE UNITY Set To Rise With New Album In September
STURGIS BUFFALO CHIP 2018 Lineup Finalized
REVOCATION Launches Video For "Of Unworldly Origin
PIG DESTROYER Premiere "Army of Cops" Video
VOIVOD Reveal The Wake Album Details, Release Date
2018 GENERATION AXE Tour Announced With STEVE VAI, ZAKK WYLDE, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, NUNO BETTENCOURT, TOSIN ABASI
ARMORED DAWN "Sail Away" With Debut Single, Video
MACHINE HEAD Announce 2nd Leg Of North American "Catharsis" Tour
MUSHROOMHEAD Pay Tribute To The Evil Dead In New Video For Alternate Version Of "We Are The Truth"
VICIOUS RUMORS Announce New Singer NICK COURTNEY
DEE SNIDER Unleashes "Become The Storm" Video
JOE SATRIANI Announces G4 EXPERIENCE V5.0: ROCKS THE DESERT
TRIBULATION Confirm North American Tour Dates In Support Of Down Below
INKCARCERATION Music And Tattoo Festival Band Set Times, Sponsors Announced
OMNIUM GATHERUM Release "Gods Go First" Video
GREAT WHITE 'Release' TERRY ILLOUS, Announce New Singer MITCH MALLOY
SIX FEET UNDER Unveils Unreleased Material Collection Unburied
MOB RULES Have A "Ghost Of A Chance" With New Video
DORO Stream Second Album Single "Lift Me Up"
DOYLE Announces Summer UK & European And Winter North American Dates
IMMOLATION Release "When The Jackals Come" Video
ALICE COOPER Reveals New Live Album A Paranormal Evening At The Olympia Paris
TORNADO Set To Unleash Commitment To Excellence Album
SKELETONWITCH, MANTAR Announce UK/European Co-Headline Tour
BLACK FAST Debut Third Single "Husk"
PANTERA Mini-Guitars Coming To San Diego Comic-Con
HALCYON WAY Stream New "Slaves To Silicon" Track
BLACKTOP MOJO Announce North American Tour Leg Two
MUNICIPAL WASTE Release "Slime And Punishment" Video
TRAUMA Drop Lyric Video For "The Rage"
YOB Reveal Fall European Tour
BULLETS AND OCTANE Release "Fuck You Song" Video
IMMORTAL GUARDIAN Unveils New Single "Zephon"
MAMMOTH GRINDER Share "Cosmic Crypt" Video
KILLER BEE Work On New Album
MANIMAL Set To Release New Album Purgatorio
JUNGLE ROT Stream New Single "A Burning Cinder"
ABORTED Unveil New Album TerrorVision
GEMINI SYNDROME To Headline The "Synner Conversion Tour"
CAULDRON Reveal New Album New Gods Details
MASSIVE WAGONS Release "Under No Illusion" Video
DEICIDE Announce New Album Overtures Of Blasphemy
WE CAME AS ROMANS Post "Vultures With Clipped Wings" Video
JUNKYARD DRIVE Reveal New Album Details
ARMSTRONG METALFEST Offers 2018 Digital Sampler For 2018 Line-Up
THE NIGHT FLIGHT ORCHESTRA "Turn To Miami" In New Video
POWERMAN 5000 Stream New Track "Footsteps and Voices"
RELAPSE CONTAMINATION TOUR Returns With DYING FETUS Headlining
FELSKINN Release "Close Your Eyes" Video
MONSTROSITY Set For First New Album In 11 Years, The Passage Of Existence
GHOUL Announce "Weapons Of Mosh Destruction 4" Tour
HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD Debut "Gotta Let Go" Video
TESTAMENT, CARNIFEX To Perform During Comic-Con 2018
MOURNING GREY Unleash "Up To You" Video
NWOBHM Legends SATAN Reveal Details For New Album, Cruel Magic
KOBRA AND THE LOTUS Launch "Velvet Roses"
BRAINSTROM Set To Release Midnight Gh
LIGHT THE TORCH Announce Summer, Fall Tour Plans
KINGDOM COME Celebrates Debut Album With 30 Year Anniversary Tour
THE EXPLOITED Announce North American Tour





HOME | MAGAZINE | ON-AIR | DOWNLOADS | CHAT | BOARDS | CONTESTS | STORE | HELP

©2018 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News