Motograter Teases New Album With Creepy Videos

12036780_1206533876039756_8518904224110266166_nJames Anthony Legion (formerly of The Breathing Process and Deadform) is currently at Illustrious Productions in Denver, Colorado tracking the vocals for the new Motograter album. Ahrue Luster (Ill Nino/Machine Head/Terror Universal) is heading up production on the band’s sophomore release, which has yet to be titled. This will mark the band’s first full length album since the departure of Ivan Moody (Five Finger Death Punch).
The band has been teasing the release in a series of videos, which can be seen below:

Motograter was formed in 1995 and is most well known for their namesake instrument the “Motograter”, a mysterious contraption designed with industrial cable, guitar pieces, and other components, to create a unique, low, distorted bass sound. The band is widely known for their image, notorious for covering themselves in tribal style body paint. The band first released two EP’s ‘Hugh Chardon’ and ‘Indy’ and in 2001 were signed to Sever Records, founded by Dez Fafara of Coal Chamber. In 2003, the band inked a deal with No Name/Elektra Records and released the highly acclaimed. self-titled album, ‘Motograter‘. The band is currently unsigned, however it is rumored that Motograter are in negotiations with several U.S. and European labels.
The band’s current lineup includes:
James Legion – Vocals
Matt “Nuke” Nunes – Guitar
Mylon Guy – Bass
Noah “Shark” Robertson – Drums
Joey Vice – Smurs/Samples/Vocals
Additional members have not been announced at this time.
The following tour dates have been announced with more soon to follow:
Mar 02 Dive Bar Las Vegas, NV
Mar 03 Mesa Theater Grand Junction, CO
Mar 04 The Roxy Theatre Denver, C
Mar 05 Aftershock Merriam, KS
Mar 06 Afterlife Algona, IA
Mar 07 Lefty’s Des Moines, IA
Mar 08 Cabooze Minneapolis, MN
Mar 09 Outland Ballroom Springfield, MO
Mar 10 Prophet Bar Dallas, TX
Mar 11 BFE Rock Club Houston, TX
Mar 12 18th Street Pier San Leon, TX
Mar 13 Backstage Lubbock, TX
Mar 15 The Rock Bar Phoenix, AZ
Mar 16 Velvet Jones Santa Barbara, CA

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