This year's Juno nominations were announced and Kevin Churko has two of them. Churko, and his son, Kane, are nominated for their production work on In This Moment's Blood album, and engineering on Five Finger Death Punch's American Capitalist. Kevin is a multi-Juno nominee, having won Junos for his engineering work on Ozzy Osbourne's Black Rain and Simon Collins' U-Catastrophe.The Juno awards take place April 21 at The Brandt Centre, in Regina.For a little insight on Team Churko, check out this piece in the MJ Times.
Five Finger Death Punch's latest album, American Capitalist, has been certified Gold in the United States. ('Capitalist' was certified Gold in Canada, earlier this year.) American Capitalist is 5FDP's third Gold album in as many releases and should cross the 500,000 in sales in the U.S. very soon, if it hasn't all ready. Coupling strong support at radio with songs such as 'Under and Over It' and 'Coming Down,' and successful touring, the album hit the half-million mark in the shortest period of time of all the group's releases. The album was co-written and produced by Kevin Churko.
American Capitalist, the new album from Five Finger Death Punch, entered the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart at number three. The album, which has enjoyed strong radio support with its lead single, "Under and Over It," sold almost 91,000 units in its first week. Capitalist was an even stronger debut than FFDP's last album, War Is The Answer, when that album opened at number seven on the charts and sold about 40,000, in October 2009. Kevin Churko co-wrote and produced the new album at his Hideout studio in Las Vegas.The band's upcoming tour in support of American Capitalist is said to be very [...]
5FDP's first single, "Under and Over It," is out now. Read about it and have a listen through Revolver. The new album, American Capitalist, is due in October. Kevin Churko co-wrote and produced.