Original members of 80’s death metal pioneers Dead Conspiracy, Eric Dorsett and Eric Detablan, join forces with their old friend and guitarist, singer and production machine Kevin Hahn to form Sleepless. Heavy metal inspired by a compulsion to slam accepted dogma and to shed light on a dark past that is largely forgotten. Metal, thrash, melody and at times, Depressive introspection. Sleepless
Progressive trad-metal trio Sleepless -have signed with the Netherlands’ Metal Warrior Records and will release full-length debut album Host Desecration on CD format April 15.
A limited edition (500 copies) vinyl LP version will be released on June 21.
After the enthusiastic response to the Blood Libel EP, the Netherlands’ Metal Warrior Records approached the band about fleshing out the EP into a nine-song full length! «We never stop writing, so we kept pounding until the work was complete, and Host Desecration starts right where we left off». says guitarist/founder Eric Sexton-Dorsett. «Exploring the darkest reaches of the rational mind with a no-rules, metal passion that cannot be stopped! ».
FFO: Watch Tower, Nevermore, Anacrusis, Iced Earth, Witherfall, Sanctuary, Fates Warning and Hades.
Eric Sexton-Dorsett – All Rhythm Guitars, Bass Guitar
Kevin Hahn – Vocals, Lead guitars
Eric Detablan – Drums
Produced by: Eric Sexton-Dorsett and Kevin Hahn
Engineered by: Kevin Hahn
Recorded at Opal Studios, Portland Oregon
Mastered by: Kevin Hahn
All lyrics by Eric Sexton-Dorsett
Arrangements by Sleepless
Cover art by T.J. Barber
1. The King Who’s Not There
2. Bite The Hands That Bleed
3. There’s Something In The Fog
4. Host Desecration
5. Diviner Of Truth
6. Blood Libel (A Vampire Tale)
7. Deluded Hordes
8. Mushroom Clouds At Night
9. The Man Who Could Not Sleep