2014 was a continuation of 2013 with more notable moments for Cadium Music...- In This Moment's, Blood, continued to sell, and with the guidance of Kevin and Kane Churko in the studio, the band landed a new record deal with Atlantic.ITM's new album, Black Widow, has been out less than five weeks, but the group (and the label) is in full support of the record. Prediction: ITM's, "The Fighter," is the sleeper track on the album (think crossover radio), but won't get much attention until early next year.- Cisco DeLuna's collaboration with Nashville's Annie Bosko is producing results. While not written by Cisco, [...]
In This Moment's first single to their upcoming album Black Widow, "Sick Like Me," was released earlier this month. The band have just released the official video to the song. Black Widow comes out November 18 and was co-written by Kevin and Kane Churko, and produced by Kevin Churko.
Papa Roach completed their new album, F.E.A.R. (Face Everything And Rise), which will be due out early next year. The record was recorded at Kevin Churko's Hideout Studio and co-written with Kevin and Kane Churko.In the past, the Churkos have collaborated as a team when it comes to writing with their artists, but due to unusually high traffic at the studio earlier this year, Kevin and Kane co-wrote and produced the album separately - and according to the band, it came out great.Look for the first single, "Face Everything and Rise" which was co-written by Kane Churko, to come out before the end [...]
Five Finger Death Punch received a Golden Gods Award for Song of the Year for "Lift Me Up." "Lift," co-written by Kevin Churko, was the first single from FFDP's The Wrong Side of Heaven and the Righteous Side of Hell, Vol. 1. The song includes guest performer, Rob Halford. The GGA's were held at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, April 23rd.
Cadium Music Publishing proudly signs writer/producer/mixer/engineer and Juno award-winner, Kane Churko.Kane, the son of writer/producer Kevin Churko, has built quite a catalog, writing songs with Ozzy Osbourne, Five Finger Death Punch, In This Moment and Eyes Set To Kill, among others. Churko's contributions as a writer have resulted in FFDP's biggest selling song on 2011's American Capitalist with "Remember Everything" and the biggest selling song in Century Media's history, the title song to ITM's 2012 release, "Blood."Growing up in a musical family, Kane learned the Pro Tools ropes through his father and is currently the engineer of the elder Churko's studio, The Hideout, [...]
Five Finger Death Punch released the first of a two-disc set, today. The album, The Wrong Side of Heaven & the Righteous Side of Hell, Vol. 1, takes an unconventional approach by releasing a double-album, but in two shifts - Volume 2 of the offering to be released later this year. Vol. 1, co-written and produced by Kevin Churko, who partnered up w/ the band for the last two FFDP albums, is peppered with guest appearances by Tech N9ne, Max Cavalera (Soulfly), Maria Brink (In This Moment) and Hatebreed's Jamey Jasta. The first single, "Lift Me Up," features Rob [...]
CARAS has once again recognized the great work of Kevin Churko. Last night, Churko won his fourth Juno at the 39th Juno Awards. Churko won for Engineer of the Year, for his work on In This Moment's song, "Blood," and for Five Finger Death Punch's, "Coming Down." What made the award extra special was that Kevin's son, Kane, also shared the award as co-engineer on the two tracks. Both In This Moment's, "Blood," from the album of the same name and Five Finger Death Punch's "Coming Down," from American Capitalist, were recorded at Churko's The Hideout.
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 are at The Hideout with Kevin Churko recording their new album. The band was quoted as saying that they need to keep the 'creative muscle' alive and true to their word, they're working on Album #4 with writer/producer, Kevin Churko. Churko co-wrote and produced the last two albums American Capitalist and War Is The Answer. Both albums have sold-through Gold (500,000 in the U.S.). For more details on FFDP's take on staying creative in the business of rock, check out Blabbermouth
Metal-ers, Gemini Syndrome, are getting ready to release their debut album, co-written and produced by Kevin Churko. Recorded at Churko's The Hideout, songs include the lead track and video, Pleasure and Pain, along with Left of Me, Babylon and Take This, among others. Pain is reacting very well with fans and the band has taken its act on the road with Mushroomhead, in the States. You can check out Gemini Syndrome's tour schedule, here.