The Red Chord
The Red Chord is an American grindcore band from Revere, Massachusetts, formed in 1999. The band comprises vocalist Guy Kozowyk, guitarist Mike "Gunface" McKenzie, bassist Greg Weeks and drummer Mike Justian. The band gained a fanbase with its 2002's debut album Fused Together in Revolving Doors. The second album, Clients, was released in 2005 and sold over 50,000 copies in the U.S. With the latest album, 2009's Fed Through The Teeth Machine, The Red Chord debuted at No. 180 on the Billboard 200 chart.
The Red Chord has released four studio albums, toured in North America, Europe, Japan and eventually became a pioneering band of the "deathcore" genre.
The Red Chord was formed in Revere, Massachusetts in 1999 by vocalist Guy Kozowyk and guitarist Kevin Rampelberg. One year later, the band was joined by second guitarist Mike "Gunface" McKenzie, bassist Adam Wentworth and drummer Mike Justian. The band's name is derived from Alban Berg's opera Wozzeck, "in which a schizophrenic man ...