Song Premiere: Sons of Texas Set Power-Riff Metal on Fire With ‘The Vestryman’

A pummeling high-octane rocker sets the stage for Sons of Texas' debut album 'Baptized in The Rio Grande,' out March 3 via Razor & Tie.

Johnny Firecloudby Johnny Firecloud

 

Grinding-metal rockers Sons of Texas are gearing up to unleash their debut album Baptized in The Rio Grande on March 3rd via Razor & Tie, and to kick anticipation into high gear Crave is premiering new song “The Vestryman,” from the upcoming release.

If you’re into power-metal riffage, strip-club anthem choruses and a whole lotta pure rock fury, this is the album for you. Produced by Josh Wilbur (Lamb of God, Gojira), Baptized in The Rio Grande is available in pre-order bundle options on the band’s official site. When pre-ordering, fans will have the option to download new songs “Baptized in The Rio Grande” and “Never Bury The Hatchet,” and starting tomorrow (2/17) “The Vestryman” will be available as well. In the meantime, check out the world debut of the rippin’ thrust of “The Vestryman” below, exclusively on Crave:

 

Sons of Texas are: Mark Morales, vocals, Mike Villarreal, drums, Nick Villarreal, bass, Jon Olivarez, rhythm guitar, and Jes De Hoyos, lead guitar. The band is hitting the road this week with labelmates All That Remains as well as playing three major festivals, Welcome to Rockville, Rocklahoma and Carolina Rebellion. Check out the dates below, with more to be announced soon.  

Sons of Texas Tour Dates:

February 16 – Houston, TX – Scout Bar (opening for All That Remains)

February 17 – Odessa, TX – Club Patron (Opening for All That Remains)

April 25 – Jacksonville, FL – Welcome to Rockville

May 2 – Concord, NC – Carolina Rebellion

May 23 – Pryor, OK – Rocklahoma

Pre-order Baptized in The Rio Grande on iTunes and Amazon, and keep up with Sons Of Texas at their official site, as well as on Twitter and Facebook.