released August 29, 2014
BeAsT - Vocals
TwiTch - Drums
bAstArd - Guitar
AsheS - Guitar
OmNiom - Bass
CarveR - Vocals, Keyboards, Samples
Engineered by Kirk Moll, Jason Constantine, Ernie Rodrigues, and diM.
Produced by Kirk Moll, Jason Constantine, and diM.
Mixed and Mastered by Kirk Moll.
Recorded at The Alamo Rehearsal Studios, Constantine Studios, and Desert Moon Productions.
All songs written and performed by diM.
Except "Manic", "Momentum", and "Gray".
Written by diM., Adam "Bones" Syphus, and Christopher "Crash" Cosgrove.
Spanish Vocals on "Dias de los Muertos" by Cesar Lazcano.
Female Vocals on "Manic" and "Barely More Than Silence" by Stephanie Sroka.
Native American Percission on "Can't Fight" by Jason Constantine.
Live Shots by:
Fred Morledge - PhotoFM.com
Justin Koteff - Red Flame Photo
Album Art by Mark Nosler.
Ashes: I'd like to thank my beautiful wife, Nesa, for supporting me along every step of this journey; my daughter, Winter, for having to listen to every riff; Jason Constantine and Kirk Moll, for helping make this album happen; and, of course, my brothers in diM., who allowed me into this family and continue to put up with me.
Bastard: My lovely wife, Genevieve, and my beautiful daughter, Evolette, for always maintaining faith in me. Also, all who have supported my projects and everyone who worked on this album.
Beast: As many people that I would like to thank and show appreciation to, I would mainly like to spotlight my loves. My wife Lillian and baby girl Harmony. All I do is for you and I hope someday, you both can look back at this and be proud of the work the boys and I put toward our passion for music. Daddy loves you.
Carver: My beautiful wife Stephanie, My Family (Parents, Siblings, In-laws, etc), The Smith/Thurston Clan, "Scummi'' Jay, Rory, Candice, The Dowells, Brett, Pam, The Juggalo Family, Travis Neal, Aaron Nordstrom, and Chris Kael for being down to Earth musicians with advice and inspiration to give, The Creator or whatever force deemed it necessary for me to exist, my brothers past and present in diM. for giving a chance for and still allowing a fake musician to grace the stage, and everyone I can't fit here, I'm sorry. So many names, so little room.....oh, and of course...Fuck you, Gary!
Twitch: My loving and supporting family, starting with my Mom (You're always been there for me, no matter what.), Nan and Pop, Mindy, Uncle Bud (You still rock!), Rosie, Lil' Bud, Rick, My Band, all the fans that come to our shows, Chance and Kenny (Rule of Thumb), Kirk Moll ("Jay, I just wanna make you happy with the mix, Bro."), Bones, Brian Ferris, Bryan Lamb (AKA Ingrid Cole), Barry Weiss, Todd Hollingshead, all the cool bands we've played with, Steel Reserve (211), and RIP Brett Underwood (weeZAL) and Tony Emberg, you will forever be missed!
Omniom: I would like to thank My Girlfriend, Jenna, for putting up with me and all the time I can't be home. My Brothers in diM. and Cirka:Sik, who help me with all the chaos. My family that I don't talk to, but should more often. All the villians that come out and support the music. All the bands who we have shared the stage with at this point. Think for yourself and keep a free mind. You'll go further.
Thanks to these Bands: Rule of Thumb, Sicocis, Follow The Blood, 21 Strong, Aechoes, Motograter, N E Last Words, In The Flesh, Silent Civilian, Spineshank, Fear Factory, Divine Heresy, Asesino, .bipolar., The Alpha Complex, Substance, Cirka:Sik, Neutrad Archon, Wintersfear, Winter WIll Follow, IDSFA, The Devil's Heir, Facedown, Double Barrell Diplomacy, Gemini Syndrome, Control The Chaos, Piece of Tomorrow, Good Greens, Donnie Menace, Revolve, Judgement for Kings, The Architect, Dagherus, Code Iris, IDFI, Ill Patientz, Arietta, We Gave It Hell, Mushroomhead, Shadows Fall, (hed) p.e., Columbyne, Someday Broken, First Class Trash, Soulfly, Sangre, The Darkest Day, Ekoh, War Paint, Incite, Eyes Set to Kill, Dead Knot Broken, Howitzer, Pillars of Creation, Neurotic November, The Uprising, Powerman 5000, Autumn's End, One-Eyed Doll, Strykjärn, Cornerstone, Sector 7G, Die Nameless
Big Thanks to: Josh Figg (Figgzilla Music), Diane Figg (Deppitt Ink), Chris"Filthy" O'Gane (Filthy Promotions), Brian Saliba, Tim and Denise Thurtle (Area702 Presents), Steven Goldberg (Jewish King Promotions), Jeff Toten and the entire Project Independent Crew, Mark Hornsby for all the advice, great shows, and opportunities past and to come. Dave Farra, Pauly Kover, and TheCTSM.com
for the support. Fred Morledge (PhotoFM.com
), Justin Koteff (Red Flame Photo), John Barry, Justin Case (Justafan Concert Photos), Brian Brown (Brian Brown Photography), and H. Mountain for all the amazing shots. Mark Noslar and Joe Ivester for the great art and support. Warren Ross, Cesar Lazcano, Bruce Radell, The FSW Roster/Crew, The Alamo Rehearsal Studio, Clayton USA. Angelo Rubio, Big Jimmy Hammock, Big Rob Ice, Big Josh Sarullo, and Verne for all the support and security. Tony at the Cheyenne Saloon for all the sound and hard work. Kirk Moll, Jason Constantine, and Ernie Rodrigues for the hard work on this record. Lloyd and Eydie for being epic fans. The Crow and the Zombie/Undead genre for inspirtation. To all the diM. Alumni, for your hard work to build a solid foundation. Kendall Wade Aldy and Bret "weeZAL" Underwood for gracing us with the time you had on this Earth (R.I.P. brothers). If we forgot you we’re sorry, we love you, and we’ll get you on the next CD. Much Love. I am an Octopus....