After a five year hiatus, Disturbed are back with a new album.The Chicago quartet chose to (not so) quietly step into Kevin and Kane Churko's The Hideout towards the end of last year and record 19 songs, which culminated in Immortalized, due out August 21, according to the band's website. Kevin helmed the sessions and is credited with co-writing all the songs.The lead track is "The Vengeful One," and based on some Disturbed Ones' reaction, the news of a new album is happily welcomed.
Five Finger Death Punch has done it again with their fourth Gold album in The Wrong Side of Heaven and the Righteous Side of Hell, Vol. 1. The Kevin Churko-produced album, which was release in July 2013, led off with "Lift Me Up" (guested by Rob Halford) and dove-tailed with the title track, which hit #1 on the U.S. Active Rock charts in late 2014/early 2015. Both Kevin and Kane Churko co-wrote on the album, as well. This is the third Gold FFDP album helmed by Kevin Churko. As of this writing, the album is still in the Billboard Top 200. Vol. 1 [...]
Papa Roach's new album doesn't come out until January 27th, but you can get an idea of what the album is going to sound like with one of the songs on F.E.A.R. The song is "Warriors," which is the last track on the album."Warriors" was co-written and produced by Kane Churko.Also, coming soon is the album's first single, "Face Everything and Rise."
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 [...]
In This Moment has completed its follow-up to Blood, with Black Widow. The new set, recorded at The Hideout, is due out November 18 and was co-written with Kevin and Kane Churko, with Kevin, once again, behind the board. Churko Sr. has co-written and produced the last three ITM records.The first single, "Sick Like Me," was released digitally, September 9. While ITM's new label, Atlantic Records, is gearing up for the release of Widow, the band is back on the road, beginning in October.
The Hideout, the Las Vegas recording studio owned by writer/producer Kevin Churko, is no secret. Churko and his son, Kane, kicked off the year recording the new Hellyeah album, due out in April on Eleven Seven. With the seats still warm, Papa Roach began work with the Churkos this month and will be making their new record into March. March and April will see the return of In This Moment. ITM just concluded their touring schedule that completes the cycle for their successful album, Blood. ITM's next album comes out on Atlantic. Also, look for a Kane and Kevin Churko co-write, "Under Your [...]
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.
As In This Moment continue to face-off against other rock bands at radio, it apparently has not gone unnoticed by Amazon. The global retailer has anointed ITM as one of the Rising Stars of 2013. The "Blood" album is elevating the band to the next level and opening the door even wider for female hard rock lead vocalists. Also in the arena of hard rock, Five Finger Death Punch have been chosen by Artist Direct as having one of the Most Anticipated Albums of 2013. The current release, "American Capitalist," continues to give its core fans the veracity it looks for in [...]