Napalm Records is pleased to announce that Australian blues-rocking powerhouse The Ugly Kings has inked a worldwide record deal with the premium Austrian rock and metal label.
The uprising foursome offers a strong injection of energy and emotion while interweaving catchy riffs and stomping rhythms with deep reaching, soulful vocals. After releasing a first glimpse with the mini-album Of Sins in 2015, The Ugly Kings unveiled their top-notch debut, Darkness Is My Home, three years later. The band’s latest offering, the two-track EP Gypsy Queen, is another high energy hard rock outburst, fanning the fires of a bright future!
Achieved in only a short time, The Ugly Kings already boast an impressive number of shows and have shared the stage with high-class bands like Airbourne, Papa Roach,1000mods and Rival Sons. During this adventurous journey, the Melbourne based unit gathered a huge amount of fans along the way and convinced their well-known colleagues as well: “The Ugly Kings have really got their own thing going on and it rocks! I love all the dynamics, pushing and pulling and then always smashing it out. Great intensity and power,” said Joel O’Keeffe (Airbourne frontman and lead guitarist).
The Ugly Kings is currently working on their second full-length album.
“It is with great honor and excitement that we join the mighty Napalm Records family.” says the band. “On the brink of recording our brand new album, we feel this partnership comes at the perfect time in our career. We look forward to a long and fruitful relationship with Napalm Records and we can’t wait to release new music in 2021!”