OTTTO, the three-piece group that includes Tye Trujillo (son of METALLICA bassist Robert Trujillo),has launched a brand new single referred to as “Skyscraper”.
OTTTO is fronted by Bryan Noah Ferretti on vocals and guitar, with Tye on bass and Triko Chavez on drums. The trio is at the moment engaged on the brand new album, having launched a nine-song, self-titled assortment in 2020.
OTTTO stated in regards to the new observe: “‘Skyscraper’ is a track about probably the most wished recreation within the universe.”
Primarily based out of Venice Seashore, OTTTO is has sturdy roots in thrash, funk and steel. Fusing these genres, the band creates a strong new model of music.
OTTTO has simply kicked off a brief U.S. tour with BASTARDANE, the brand new band that includes drummer Castor Hetfield, son of METALLICA frontman James Hetfield. The trek, which culminates with SiriusXM Liquid Metallic‘s Jose Mangin internet hosting the bands for a particular efficiency at Affliction Clothes headquarters in Seal Seashore, California, marks BASTARDANE and OTTTO‘s first joint outing since their December date as a part of the four-night METALLICA Fortieth-anniversary takeover in San Francisco. The pair carried out at BottleRock over the weekend, with Riff journal saying OTTTO “was one of many heaviest bands on the invoice, churning out tracks rooted in thrash and heavy steel” and the San Francisco Chronicle including that the outfit’s efficiency “confirmed that the musical genes did in truth get handed down.”
Final yr, Ferretti advised Riff the elder Trujillo gave OTTTO the house to study by itself with out providing an excessive amount of steerage.
“He is actually eager on simply letting us do our factor,” Ferretti stated. “He is aware of it is our band and actually encourages us to personal that and make it our band.”
As for comparisons to his father’s bass taking part in, Tye stated: “I am all good with it. It is simply that I really feel like everyone seems to be a person and does not must be in contrast with another person. Individuals are their very own kings.”
OTTTO/BASTARDANE tour dates:
June 04 – Camarillo, CA @ Brite Room
June 06 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo
June 07 – Venice, CA @ The Venice West
June 08 – San Diego, CA @ Music Field
June 10 – Seal Seashore, CA @ Affliction Clothes HQ
James and Robert aren’t the one members of METALLICA whose offspring have adopted of their footsteps. Two of drummer Lars Ulrich‘s sons play collectively in TAIPEI HOUSTON.
Picture credit score: Justin Mohlman