The return of Howard Jones

2014-03-26 by Simon Pettersen | 43 Comments
The newly formed metal act Devil You Know have released the music video for their brand new single 'Seven Years Alone', which is taken from their
upcoming debut album, The Beauty Of Destruction, which is set to be released on April 25th through Nuclear Blast Records.

The band consists of:

Howard Jones - Vocals (ex-Killswitch Engage, Blood Has Been Shed)
Francesco Artusato - Guitar (All Shall Perish, The Francesco Artusato Project)
John Sankey - Drums (Devolved, Fear Factory, Divine Heresy)
Ryan Wombacher - Bass (Bleeding Through)
Roy Lev-Ari - Guitar



Tagged: Devil You Know

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KenboSlice
March 26th 2014
1215 Comments


I liked it

TheGreatQ
March 26th 2014
2243 Comments


I like this more than the last two Killswitch albums

skoopy48
March 26th 2014
1836 Comments


It was ok

Kalopsia
March 26th 2014
997 Comments


gonna have to listen when i get home from work, but glad to see Howard back doing music

JustinKing
March 26th 2014
1399 Comments


Not too bad, but it's a little awkward. The chorus especially just doesn't flow well with the verses, in my opinion. Despite that and my wish that he would just go back to Blood Has Been Shed, it seems the project may have potential.

Spec
March 26th 2014
31047 Comments


Better than new Killswitch for sure.

MoosechriS
March 26th 2014
5706 Comments


Was kind of alright

FearThyEvil
March 26th 2014
14501 Comments


chorus is out of place but the song gives me hope for this being good. Overall, not bad.

aresx
March 26th 2014
336 Comments


was ok. no more no less

thisisivy
March 26th 2014
113 Comments


nothing special.

Fieryfenderz
March 26th 2014
1727 Comments


Francesco is a kickass guitarist. Should be interesting to see where this band goes.

Nikkolae
March 26th 2014
5084 Comments


so is francesco out of ASP? cause between him and Hermida they take everything good about that band

Fantas
March 26th 2014
66 Comments


Weird echoey effect thing in chorus is weird

bloc
March 26th 2014
37278 Comments


This sucks. And Jones looks like a complete weirdo when he screams.

Dreakon
March 26th 2014
416 Comments


So wait... did Howard Jones rob the diner... or did he kill the man robbing the diner?

Either way, song was slightly better than I was expecting.

DeathsThread
March 26th 2014
214 Comments


very meh

NonApplicable
March 26th 2014
2341 Comments


This sounded very sloppy to me. That video was a atrocious too. And that twist at the end? ...You've gotta be F#*%ing kidding me!


DreamAgain
March 26th 2014
429 Comments


Why did he leave Killswitch to make the exact same band? lol

MasBarHigeuoris21
March 26th 2014
1756 Comments


He left Killswitch because of back problems. I didn't think I would see him in another band. Hope this is as solid or better than his work with Killswitch

Apollo
March 26th 2014
10664 Comments


This isn't bad. Generic but kinda catchy.

Devastator
March 26th 2014
2788 Comments


He actually left KSE because his diabetes left him in a coma for a few days. Heard this a couple of days ago and it's okay, chorus is out of place though.

NocteDominum
March 26th 2014
7285 Comments


Got the full album on my promos list, not sure if I should stop being so hesitant about spinning it.

someguest
March 26th 2014
27011 Comments


Back problems, BPH, premature ejaculation, diabetes...

Oh, what's becoming of he?

BillClinton
March 26th 2014
133 Comments


Extremely old news but still cool nonetheless.

Devastator
March 26th 2014
2788 Comments


Album will be a solid 3.2-3.5

ThyCrossAwaits
March 27th 2014
3165 Comments


wow, Laurence Fishburne is PISSED

Digging: Zeal and Ardor - Devil is Fine

Diamondize
March 27th 2014
1367 Comments


Song was aight, video was dumb as hell.

Conexus
March 27th 2014
116 Comments


I actually read in an interview with the guys is KSE that they asked him to leave, not that he left because he wanted or needed to.

AdolfChrist
March 27th 2014
4966 Comments


why did they have him leave?

Digging: The Mumzees - Heavy Desert

wwf
March 27th 2014
3162 Comments


the chorus kinda sounds awesome but sounds like they overdid the effect just a bit

Digging: mewithoutYou - Brother, Sister

Durrzo
March 27th 2014
1292 Comments


Really weak chorus and everything else is mediocre. A band with Francesco on guitar duty should be way more interesting than this, that dude can shred.

AdolfChrist
March 27th 2014
4966 Comments


this was alright until that shitty chorus.

ellagos
March 27th 2014
149 Comments


Was better than I was expecting, but yeah mediocre as a whole

Digging: Clams Casino - 32 Levels

joshieboy12345
March 27th 2014
5379 Comments


Damn, the verses are so cool. Chorus is a massive let down. Album has potential though.

AdolfChrist
March 27th 2014
4966 Comments


Howards facial expressions are pretty funny.

DanielNightLewis
March 27th 2014
873 Comments


I'm still hoping for another Blood Has Been Shed album. They were fucking excellent.

BillClinton
March 27th 2014
133 Comments


The news was that he left because of health issues which you can see in the video he has gained a lot of weight. But then again, why the hell would he be in another band if he quit because of health issues?

Darkwatch025
March 29th 2014
275 Comments


Chorus sounds good to me. Not sure what everyone is complaining about.

BigPleb
March 29th 2014
45802 Comments


I like this more than the last two Killswitch albums

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zaruyache
March 30th 2014
13031 Comments


So this is basically Divine Heresy, only with more awkward transitions between sections (see; bad songwriting).

Digging: El-Ahrairah - El-Ahrairah

titanslayer
March 30th 2014
2713 Comments


Nothing special

Nocturnal
March 30th 2014
1329 Comments


Meh. Howard was a boss in KSE.

NocteDominum
April 5th 2014
7285 Comments


http://thesonicsensory.wordpress.com/2014/04/03/devil-you-know-the-beauty-of-destruction/

Album review a month in advance : ]



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