January 7, 2014 — DEVOUR THE DAY -Joey “Chicago” Walser (bass, backing vocals, songwriter) and Blake Allison (singer, guitarist, producer, songwriter)–is definitely one of music’s biggest Cinderella stories of 2013.
“Good Man,” the first single from their self-produced TIME & PRESSURE debut album, reached the Top 10 on the “Active Rock” chart, the Top 15 on the “Mainstream Rock Tracks” chart. They have sold over 100,000 downloads on iTunes and “Good Man” was the 36th most spun track of 2013 on Active Rock stations nationwide. The video for “Good Man” garnered over 900,000 views on YouTube. They’ve toured with Theory of a Deadman, Hinder, Sevendust, Sick Puppies and others. All this while on the independent label, Fat Lady Music.
Thanks to this initial success and groundwork laid over the last year, DEVOUR THE DAY and Fat Lady Music have now joined forces with Caroline to help usher in the next phase of their evolving journey. As part of this new partnership, a new version of TIME & PRESSURE is being re-released on January 14 and will include an acoustic version of “Good Man,” as well as a brand new song, “Check Your Head.” Legendary producer/mixer Brian Malouf (Queen, Michael Jackson, Dave Matthews Band) revamped the entire album and has brought a new sound and life to DEVOUR THE DAY’s music. The first release had previously only been available digitally, while the updated album will be sold at both online and major retailers nationwide.