Monday, July 11, 2011

Hotfox to Release “You, Me, and The Monster”

Roaring Colonel Records is proud to announce the signing of and upcoming release by Bloomington-based band Hotfox. Hotfox will release their debut album at 8:00 PM on July 29th at Indianapolis all-ages venue The Earth House Collective, presented by Kolman Dental. Special guests Slothpop and The Bonesetters will be supporting Hotfox on the bill.

The album, titled “You, Me, and the Monster” was recorded at Queen Size Twin Air studios inIndianapolis and was produced by Tyler J. Watkins. The band’s inaugural album features guest instrumentation from a host of Indianapolis’s music mainstays, including Jon Rogers of Everything, Now!, Dan Snodgrass of The Bonesetters, Casey Tennis of Pravada, Ryan Reidy of Thunders, and Gavin Wilkinson along with The Bears of Blue River. Tickets will be sold at the door for $7. After the release celebration, the album will be available at local record stores as well as online through several outlets including iTunes and BandCamp.

You can preview the album now at BandCamp -

Wanna taste of the band live? Check out this incredible live, video performance of "Mountain Tiger," from the new album, filmed and recorded by Indianapolis live video crew MonkeyEatsMonkey -

Hotfox is comprised of 5 members, of which 3 currently attend Indiana University. The band was recently voted Bloomington’s Best Local Band of 2010 (Indiana Daily Student) in addition to championing the National Record Store Day Battle of the Bands in the spring of 2010. Recent Hotfox accomplishments include opening for Margot & The Nuclear So & So’s “Happy Hour at Spriggs” EP release show, opening for Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., touring in support of their latest album release, “It’s a Corporate World”, at the White Rabbit Cabaret and opening for Bear Hands at the Sun King Brewery in celebration of My Old Kentucky Blog’s newest Shuffler release.

For Further Inquiries and Interviews, Please Contact:

Label Contact: Craig Dodge Lile
Cell: 317-966-9716

Band Contact: Chris Kauffman
Cell: 317.258.7777

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Roaring Colonel Records signs We Are Hex

Roaring Colonel Records is proud to announce the signing of Indianapolis four-piece We Are Hex. RCR will release We Are Hex's sophomore LP Hail The Goer this July. Check out The Big Easy, from We Are Hex's debut LP Gloom Bloom, part of the Rahdawg Sessions, directed by Nate Karmanski...

Upcoming Shows :

May 14 - The Ottawa Tavern - Toledo, OH
May 15 - The Happy Dog Bar - Cleveland, OH
May 20 - Locals Only - Indianapolis, IN
Jun 6 - Russian Recording - Bloomington, IN
Jun 11 - Southgate House (Parlour) - Newport, KY
Jun 12 - Melody Inn - Indianapolis, IN
Jun 13 - Bear’s Place - Bloomington, IN
Jun 26 - Borg Ward - Milwaukee, WI
Jun 27 - Vollrath - Indianapolis, IN
Jul 17 - Danger Danger Gallery - Philadelphia, PA