Parades Underground, a dynamic duo consisting of Graham Warner, who wields guitars, bass, and drums and also delivers clean, haunting vocals, and Simon Ayres, who is the vocal powerhouse, channeling unbridled fury with every note, emerges as a phoenix in the heart of the United Kingdom’s vibrant music scene. Their latest musical opus, “Allow the Flames to Take Us All,” released on July 21st, 2023, promises a captivating four-track journey that defies expectations, seamlessly blending melody and raw intensity.
Their story begins in the vibrant city of Leicester, where fate brought Graham and Simon together during their university days. Their musical journey commenced with a band named “And The Crops Failed”, but when that chapter closed, they chose to continue, steering their sound towards the metal genre they both secretly adored. Thus, Parades Underground was born from their shared passion and unrelenting dedication.
The EP “Allow the Flames To Take Us All” was painstakingly crafted within the confines of Graham’s music room. Fueled by camaraderie and a few beers, the production process spanned several years.
“Allow The Flames To Take Us All” EP Track List:
The four tracks on the EP delve into a spectrum of themes. “Breakneck” explores the intensity of online debates and the underlying frustration. The title track, “Allow the Flames to Take Us All,” touches on the enigmatic topic of politics, keeping its meaning shrouded in mystery. “The Foolish Hope (pt. II)” delves into the deeply personal struggles of miscarriage, while “Red Tent” offers a unique perspective on Donald Trump’s presidency, a testament to the EP’s long and diverse creative journey.
“This is our third EP, and it may be our last. Enjoy it while you can, world. You’re welcome”. Graham Warner
So, why should you tune in to “Allow the Flames to Take Us All”? This EP promises an electrifying experience, mixing musical complexity with raw emotion. To fully immerse yourself in Parades Underground’s fiery world, grab your headphones, turn up the volume, and let their music take you on an unforgettable journey.
Don’t miss this opportunity to discover the captivating sounds of Parades Underground and experience their unique blend of melody and aggression. “Allow the Flames to Take Us All” is available now, waiting to set your musical senses on fire.
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