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Album deal for City of Souls

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Prog rockers City Of Souls have signed a deal with Australian label Wild Things Records.

The six-piece Auckland bred outfit – who also recently struck a management deal with Tom Larkin at VVV Management –have also just released a new single ‘Wolf’, which provides a first taste of their highly anticipated debut album due later this year.

Eli Chamravi, head of Wild Thing Records. is delighted about signing City Of Souls to the label.

“Their new album to be released later this year is a phenomenal body of work, and I think they’re onto something very special,” he says. “It’s a pleasure to work with Tom Larkin and the VVV Management team on such an outstanding act, and I look forward to a massive year for the band in Australia, New Zealand, and abroad.”

The band have the past year writing their debut album under the guidance of producer Forrester Savell (COG, Karnivool, Dead Letter Circus) and the first song to be released from the upcoming long player is ‘Wolf’, which is backed by a video directed by Francis Wheeler.

City Of Souls can be caught live next week supporting UK groove metal pioneers Monuments at Wellington’s Valhalla (January 23) and Galatos in Auckland (January 24), and will then head to Australia to play ProgFest in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.


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