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VOICE OF REASON: Discography From Influential Connecticut Hardcore Band Locked For Release

Ear One Productions confirms the upcoming release of Looking Back To The Way Things Were: Voice Of Reason 1995 – 2001, the entire discography from influential turn-of-the-century hardcore act, VOICE OF REASON, clocking in with seventy-two minutes of positive, West Coast-influenced youth crew songs, including demos, compilation and unreleased tracks, and their full-length album.

Having disbanded in 2001, throughout their short existence, VOICE OF REASON managed to release a slew of EPs, compilation tracks, and ultimately a full-length album via Triple Crown Records. Looking Back To The Way Things Were: Voice Of Reason 1995 – 2001 is a remastered collection of thirty-three tracks of the band’s twenty-two-song discography, including multiple demo and comp versions of some songs. Connecticut-based Ear One Productions — who formed just over a year ago with the intent of specifically releasing music only from their home state — will release Looking Back To The Way Things Were… as a limited edition numbered digipak CD with a poster in a one-time run of 500 copies on June 3rd.

Preorders for the limited CD are now live HERE, and fans can also sign up for a free digital download of the discography HERE.


Voice Of Reason progress report!

With the mastering complete and the finishing touches being done for the artwork, we wanted to share the cover with everyone for the upcoming Voice Of Reason discography. Expected to go out to manufacturing next week, the bands complete discography will be available as a limited edition, numbered digipac including a full color booklet and poster from Ear One Productions, while The digital version will be available as a free download with details expected to be announced shortly.
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Dead By Wednesday announce “Death Of The Rockstar” ep on Ear One Productions, Record release shows with Shadows Fall!

CT’s notorious, long running metal band Dead By Wednesday have announced their new release “Death Of The Rockstar”, and their first release for Ear One Productions.

Four brand new tracks of relentless riffs and pounding drums, packaged in a limited edition digipak, this is by far Dead By Wednesday’s most brutal batch of songs yet!  You can pre-order ”Death Of The Rockstar” now in the Ear One store!

Dead By Wednesday has also announced THREE record release shows with the all mighty Shadows Fall!!

- FRI. JUNE 20th @Maximum Capacity, Chicopee, MA.
- SAT. JUNE 21st @Axles Rock House, North Branford, CT.
- SUN. JUNE 22nd @Simons 677, Providence, RI.

More details soon on DBW!!!

When the Deadbolt Breaks “Sleeps in Burning Hills” video debut!

Here is the brand new epic video from When the Deadbolt Breaks ”Sleeps in Burning Hills”, Directed by Singer/Guitarist Aaron Lewis and Charlie Winthal. Written by Aaron Lewis. The idea from Ear One Productions on this project was to give all creative direction and control to the artist (Aaron) and director Charlie Winthal. The match up was a huge success. This 11 minute plus video takes you on a creepy horror trip ride and beyond. Congratulations to Aaron and Charlie on a job well done. Burn hard and ENJOY!

Pre-order the new When The Deadbolt Breaks

“Drifting Towards The Edge Of The Earth” the new double album from CT’s When the Deadbolt Breaks A nearly two-hour-long diverse, debilitating doom/sludge metamorphosis taking place, the mammoth album is available for pre-order now as a limited edition double CD digipak http://bit.ly/preorderwtdbb

Download our newest compilation “Connecticut Crunch” for free

EOP11_CT_Crunch_500Ear One Productions is offering up our newest release, the 17 band compilation “Connecticut Crunch” for FREE via Noisetrade.com. If you havent had the chance to listen to some of our past releases this is a great way to catch up on those and some more great CT bands featuring Nightbitch, Freedoms Reign, The Curse Of Her Flesh, When The Deadbolt Breaks, Dead By Wednesday, Priapism, Curse The Son, Sinners, Bonded Through Hate, Voice Of Reason, Continuum, Big ED, Nasty Disaster, Human Slaughter, When Waters Rise, Eyes of the Dead and Tape Recorder 3. Click here to download