Aug 30, 2015
Five Finger Death Punch Takes Over Music Choice Rock Channel
Thursday, September 3rd to Promote New Album Got Your Six
American heavy metal band Five Finger Death Punch is taking over Music Choice’s Rock Channel on Thursday, September 3rd to celebrate the release of their new album Got Your Six. Popular tracks featuring the Las Vegas band will be featured throughout the day on the Music Choice Rock Channel culminating in a sneak peak of the entire album in its entirety on September 3rd at 8pm ET, the night before being released nationally.
During the album premiere, listeners will have a chance to win a guitar signed by the entire band. They will enter the contest by submitting a selfie of themselves watching the album premiere using #GotYourSixSelfie. Special album-specific facts and stories will appear on screen during the premiere and cuts from the album will be played all weekend long in celebration of the release.
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH (5FDP) is a rock band from Los Angeles. Formed in 2005, the group’s name is derived from classic martial arts cinema. The band consists of vocalist Ivan Moody, guitarists Zoltan Bathory and Jason Hook, bassist Chris Kael, and drummer Jeremy Spencer.
Their debut album THE WAY OF THE FIST was released in 2007, and heralded rapid success for the band. The 2009 follow-up album WAR IS THE ANSWER further increased their popularity, leading to both albums being certified gold by the RIAA. The band’s third album, AMERICAN CAPITALIST, was released in October of 2011 and achieved gold status within the year. The band has co-headlined 2013’s Mayhem Festival Tour (US) and frequently can be seen playing the biggest international music festivals, such as Download (UK), Rock Am Ring (GER), Soundwave (AUS) and Knotfest (JP). Five Finger Death Punch are the recipients of the Radio Contraband Rock Radio Awards for “Indie Artist of the Year” in 2011, 2012 and 2013. They were also honored with the Radio Contraband Rock Radio Award for Album (AMERICAN CAPITALIST) and Song of the Year (“Coming Down”) in 2012.
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