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Since the release of their current EP, 'Take The Fall', (September 2015) newly crowned Northamptonshire Metal 2 The Masses 2016 winners, Black Ink Sun have fast become a recognised and respected name on the metal circuit.
Their latest release marked a critical new chapter in the bands progression with the debut of enigmatic new frontman, Jamie, whose scathing lyrics and desolate depictions completed the potent metal formula and brought a new life into the beast. The EP was met with solid reviews across the board from the blogging community and word spread rapidly about the quality of the live shows. The title track graced the covermount CD of Terrorizer magazine (#269).
Within less than 6 months, Take The Fall saw the band go from relatively unknown local act to a solid headliner that could be depended on to deliver the goods live and please a crowd.
The payoff for the relentless midlands based outfit came in the form of winning the Northampton Metal 2 The Masses competition and a chance to play on the highly revered Newblood stage at Bloodstock Festival in 2016. The band stepped up to the gauntlet and delivered an impacting festival debut, gaining the respect and loyalty of those in attendance.
Post Bloodstock, Black Ink Sun have continued to go from strength to strength, headlining