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Villain of the Story


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    Peace of Mind
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    Lying to Myself
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    Too Far Gone
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    Peace of Mind - Acoustic
It seems most would claim Metalcore as a genre has died out. Villain of the Story believes otherwise, feeling that there are more fans of the style out there just waiting to hear more of the high energy yet melodic music they love.
Formed in 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Villain of the Story not only continues to bring heavy music into the modern era, but also infuses straight forward head-banging hard rock. Filled with intense riffs & breakdowns to catchy choruses, VOTS continues to grow as more and more discover a new band that holds elements of the music once craved back in the day, while maintaining a fresh and modern approach.
Their debut album "Wrapped in Vines, Covered in Thorns" was released in early 2017 via Stay Sick Recordings and has accumulated over 2 million streams on Spotify alone, with their most recent (and independent) release "Ashes" reaching over 1 million in less than half the time; showcasing a band "still screaming and playing breakdowns" has the potential to expand and capture an audience craving to find their sound.
Having placed their relationships and gratitude to their fans as a top priority, the band marches on without any industry support. "Without a label, a manager, an agent, or any form of partnership with anyone, ALL we have are our fans. That's something we don't take for granted and will always hold their support with the utmost appreciation." - Christian, (vocals)


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