Indie rockers Hot Rod Circuit have signed to Immortal Records, home of Scary Kids Scaring Kids, A Change of Pace, Brazil, Waking Ashland, and more. You can read a message from the band below.
Ãƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã…”WeÃƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã¢”ž¢re really excited to be part of the Immortal Records family. TheyÃƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã¢”ž¢ve got a great history and are considered one of the most artist-friendly labels out there today,Ãƒ¢Ã¢”š¬? says singer/guitarist Andy Jackson.
Hot Rod Circuit are currently recording their third album, and first for Immortal Records, in Montgomery, AL. The record will be self-produced and mixed by Tim OÃƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã¢”ž¢Heir (All American Rejects, The Starting Line, Say Anything).
Ãƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã…”WeÃƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã¢”ž¢re excited to be making the record we want to make,Ãƒ¢Ã¢”š¬? Jackson says. Ãƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã…”The new albumÃƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã¢”ž¢s going to definitely be a progression for the band. ItÃƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã¢”ž¢ll have that classic Hot Rod sound, a la Sorry About Tomorrow, but itÃƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã¢”ž¢s gonna be a rocker. Several of the songs have a sort of Tom Petty influence.Ãƒ¢Ã¢”š¬?
In addition to Jackson, the band also features Casey Prestwood (guitar, pedal steel), Dan Duggins (drums), and Joe Ballaro (bass).
Ãƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã…”WeÃƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã¢”ž¢re looking for the new record to come out in March of 2007,Ãƒ¢Ã¢”š¬? Jackson says. Ãƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã…”We expect to have it finished by the end of November. From there, weÃƒ¢Ã¢”š¬Ã¢”ž¢ll rest up and start a national tour in February.Ãƒ¢Ã¢”š¬?
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