Smoking Snakes are known for their high-energy performances and a sound that pays homage to the golden era of rock while infusing a contemporary edge. With their upcoming debut album 'Danger Zone', the band aims to solidify their place in the sleaze metal genre and captivate audiences around the globe: "It's our aim to start writing a new chapter for the music we love. We aren't trying to reinvent the wheel, but at the same time, we are using our own experiences and passion for the sleaze genre and are committed to keeping it alive" the band states.
Produced by Jakob Herrmann, known for his work with a wide range of acclaimed acts such as Amaranthe, Raised Fist, and Evergrey, 'Danger Zone' promises to be a sleaze metal masterpiece. Herrmann, who has honed his skills working with artists like Anthrax, Europe and Hardcore Superstar, lends his signature touch to the album recorded at his iconic Top Floor Studios.
In 2022, Smoking Snakes made a thunderous entrance onto the music scene, grabbing attention with a self-released demo that cranked up the volume to 11. Their distinctive blend of powerful old-school rock with a modern edge garnered acclaim, drawing inspiration from iconic artists such as W.A.S.P., Ratt, Dokken, and Kiss. Recognizing their potential, Frontiers, a heavyweight label in the industry, eagerly welcomed Smoking Snakes into their roster.
With a perfect blend of raw energy, infectious melodies, and a commitment to the essence of sleaze, Smoking Snakes are poised to make a significant impact on the global music scene with 'Danger Zone'. The release date, February 9, 2024, is marked on the calendars of rock enthusiasts worldwide, eagerly awaiting the arrival of this game-changing debut.