Tag: Bryan Gray

January 31, 2020

Song of the Day: The Blamed - 1200 Stares

By the time Give us Barrabbas came out (the band’s 7th album), The Blamed had already gone through at least 4 different genres: punk rock, crossover thrash, hardcore punk, and punk metal. Now they were dabbling in experimental post-hardcore, which, for my money was their most successful rendering of noise to date. “1200 Stares” starts off with a punishing, repetitive riff, and then we welcome some gang shouts: “We won’t stop what we start!” There’s an urgency in the cry that beseeches one to pay attention.… Continued →

September 29, 2019

The Blamed Side Project "Left Out" Releases Original Recordings in Digital Format

Bryan Gray of The Blamed also played and led the side project “Left Out” throughout the mid to late 90’s and released several, much loved classics during that time. Members of The Blamed also played on some of these recordings and live as well. Check out all 5 of the releases available right here and download digitally. Could more music be on the horizon? Speaking of The Blamed, the new album “The Church is Hurting People” is out on October 18th through ALL digital markets and stores.… Continued →

August 17, 2019

May 31, 2019

January 19, 2018

The Blamed Return With New Teasers For the Upcoming Release

After returning a couple years back at Audiofeed Fest, newly reunited The Blamed is fast at work on their next release. Original members Bryan Gray and Jim Chaffin are back with with Sid Duffour, Jeff Locke, and new vocalist Glen “Wiley” Willis of October Bird of Death, and 2Minute Minor. The release seeks to bring together all the elements that you loved about the early Blamed tracks. Heavy, fast paced, and straight to the point. Stay tuned for continuing updates on the band and this release.… Continued →