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Protest the Hero

October 5th, 2013

Formed:
2001 in Whitby, Ontario, Canada

Genre:
Rock

Years Active:
'00s, '10s






Protest the Hero

Biography

Combining technical metal and post-hardcore instincts, Whitby, Ontario's Protest the Hero are comprised of Rody Walker (vocals), Tim Millar (guitar/vocals), Luke Hoskin (guitar/vocals), Moe Carlson (drums), and Arif Mirabdolbaghi (bass/vocals). Starting as many bands do — with a common musical passion found among high-school friends — Protest the Hero worked hard on developing their own identity; their sound soon became reminiscent of a combination of Coheed & Cambria, At the Drive-In, and Every Time I Die. They released the 7″ Search for the Truth on Canada's Underground Operations in 2001 and followed up two years later with the EP A Calculated Use of Sound. Their music was getting noticed around the country, as they won Best Indie Metal Band at the 2004 Indie Music Awards in Toronto and had multiple appearances on the Canadian music channel MuchMusic. Relentless touring continued with a range of bands from Korn and Limp Bizkit to Bigwig and Sum 41. Protest the Hero issued their debut full-length, Kezia, a sort of concept album referred to by the band as a “situationist requiem,” in 2005. Signing with Vagrant in early 2006, Kezia was re-released in the United States that April. In 2008, the band released its second album, Fortress, which received near universal critical acclaim. Scurrilous, the group's third long-player, arrived in March of 2011.

Top Albums

The Best of Protest the Hero, Protest the Hero
1. The Best of ..
Fortress, Protest the Hero
2. Fortress
Kezia, Protest the Hero
3. Kezia
Volition, Protest the Hero
4. Volition
Scurrilous, Protest the Hero
5. Scurrilous
Gallop Meets the Earth, Protest the Hero
6. Gallop Meets..
Sequoia Throne Remix - EP, Protest the Hero
7. Sequoia Thro..
Sequoia Throne - EP, Protest the Hero
8. Sequoia Thro..

Top Songs

Name Album Time Price
1.

Clarity Volition 5:32 $1.29
2.

Heretics & Killers Kezia 3:09 $1.29
3.

Sequoia Throne Fortress 3:11 $1.29
4.

Turn Soonest to the Sea Best of Protest the Hero 6:23 $1.29
5.

No Stars Over Bethlehem Best of Protest the Hero 3:50 $1.29
6.

Bury the Hatchet Best of Protest the Hero 3:26 $1.29
7.

C'est la Vie Best of Protest the Hero 3:32 $1.29
8.

Heretics & Killers Best of Protest the Hero 3:11 $1.29
9.

Protest the Hero (Interview) Gold Needle Collection: Roc.. 5:21 $0.69
10.

Sex Tapes Scurrilous 4:39 $1.29
11.

Tongue-Splitter Scurrilous 4:33 $1.29
12.

Termites Scurrilous 3:56 $1.29
13.

Reign of Unending Terror Scurrilous 3:23 $1.29
14.

Dunsel Scurrilous 4:52 $1.29
15.

Tapestry Scurrilous 4:33 $1.29
16.

Moonlight Scurrilous 4:48 $1.29
17.

Tandem Scurrilous 5:14 $1.29
18.

Hair-Trigger Scurrilous 4:48 $1.29
19.

C'est la vie Scurrilous 3:31 $1.29
20.

Break the Chains Things Could Be Worse 3:12 $0.99
21.

Limb from Limb Gallop Meets the Earth 5:34 $1.29
22.

Nautical Gallop Meets the Earth 6:39 $1.29
23.

Spoils Gallop Meets the Earth 2:56 $1.29
24.

Goddess Gagged Gallop Meets the Earth 4:43 $1.29
25.

Goddess Bound Gallop Meets the Earth 3:10 $1.29

Top Music Videos

Sequoia Throne, Protest the Hero
1. Sequoia Throne
Blindfolds Aside, Protest the Hero
2. Blindfolds Asi..
Heretics and Killers, Protest the Hero
3. Heretics and K..
Protest the Hero (Video Interview), Protest the Hero
4. Protest the He..
Sequoia Throne (Closed-Captioned), Protest the Hero
5. Sequoia Throne..
Heretics And Killers, Protest the Hero
6. Heretics And K..
Blindfolds Aside (Closed-Captioned), Protest the Hero
7. Blindfolds Asi..


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