Kingdom of Sorrow
Kingdom of Sorrow is an American metal band which features Kirk Windstein of Crowbar and Down, along with Jamey Jasta of Hatebreed.
Kingdom of Sorrow was founded when the Hatebreed front man Jamey Jasta introduced himself to Down/Crowbar guitarist Kirk Windstein at a show at Pearl Street in Northampton, Massachusetts. A short time later Jasta, who actively booked shows throughout New England in the early nineties, put up the cash for a Napalm Death/Crowbar show in order that Hatebreed could play with one of his favorite bands. Ever since, the two have remained in close contact and became friends over the subsequent decade.
Jasta and Hatebreed invited Crowbar out for a UK run of dates in March 2005. It was there that the two friends decided to create a band based on their mutual affinity for bands of the likes of Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, and Pantera.
In May 2005, the duo recorded in Silver Bullet Studios in Connecticut, and, Kirk relocated after hurricane Katrina to write and ...