Demonocracy

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Demonocracy
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Studio album by Job for a Cowboy
Released April 10, 2012 (2012-04-10)
Studio Audiohammer Studios, Sanford, FL, USA
Genre Death metal, technical death metal
Length 40:29
Label Metal Blade
Producer Jason Suecof
Job for a Cowboy chronology
Gloom
(2011)
Demonocracy
(2012)
Sun Eater
(2014)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 3.5/5 stars[1]
AllMusic 3/5 stars[2]
Alternative Press 4/5 stars[3]
Exclaim! undetermined[4]
Spin 6/10[5]

Demonocracy is the third studio album by American death metal band Job for a Cowboy. It was released on April 10, 2012.[6] It is their first album, though not first recording, to feature guitarist Tony Sannicandro and bassist Nick Schendzielos and final album to feature drummer Jon Rice.

Demonocracy had first week sales of 4,900 to chart at 87 on the Billboard 200.[7]

Promotion[edit]

On February 21, 2012, Job for a Cowboy released the first song from the album, "Nourishment Through Bloodshed". It was released via Metal Blade Records' YouTube channel.[8]

On March 20, Job for a Cowboy premiered the song "Black Discharge"[9] and on April 2 the song "Imperium Wolves".[10]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Children of Deceit"   4:36
2. "Nourishment Through Bloodshed"   3:42
3. "Imperium Wolves"   4:48
4. "Tongueless and Bound"   4:03
5. "Black Discharge"   3:55
6. "The Manipulation Stream"   4:40
7. "The Deity Misconception"   4:05
8. "Fearmonger"   4:18
9. "Tarnished Gluttony"   6:15
Total length:
40:29

Credits[edit]

For bonus disc credits see: Gloom (EP)#Personnel

Production and performance credits are adapted from the album liner notes, except where noted.

Personnel[edit]

Job for a Cowboy
  • Jonny Davy – vocals
  • Al Glassman – guitars
  • Tony Sannicandro – guitars
  • Nick Schendzielos – bass
  • Jon Rice – drums
Production
  • Jason Suecof – production, engineering, mixing
  • Eyal Levi – engineering
  • Ronn Miller – assistant engineering
  • Alan Douches – mastering
Artwork and design
  • Brent Elliott White – artwork
  • Brian Ames – layout
Management

Studios[edit]

  • Audiohammer Studios – recording
  • West Westside – mastering
  • You Get What You Get Studios – pre-production

Charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[11] 87
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[12] 15
US Top Hard Rock Albums (Billboard)[13] 8
US Top Rock Albums (Billboard)[14] 30

References[edit]

  1. ^ Marsicano, dan. "Job For A Cowboy - Demonocracy Review". heavymetal.about.com. About.com. Retrieved December 29, 2014. 
  2. ^ Heaney, Gregory. Demonocracy at AllMusic
  3. ^ Freeman, Phil (April 2, 2012). "Job For A Cowboy - Demonocracy - Alternative Press". www.altpress.com. Alternative Press. Retrieved December 29, 2014. 
  4. ^ Falzon, Denise (April 10, 2012). "Job for a Cowboy Demonocracy". exclaim.ca. Retrieved December 29, 2014. 
  5. ^ Grow, Kory (April 13, 2012). "Job For a Cowboy , 'Demonocracy' Review". www.spin.com. Spin. Retrieved December 29, 2014. 
  6. ^ Job for a Cowboy Announce New Album, Demonocracy. Metal Injection.net. Retrieved February 27, 2012.
  7. ^ "Job for a Cowboy: 'Demonocracy' First-Week Sales Revealed". Blabbermouth.net. Retrieved April 19, 2012.
  8. ^ Job for a Cowboy "Nourishment Through Bloodshed" (OFFICIAL). YouTube.com/MetalBladeRecords. Retrieved March 27, 2012.
  9. ^ Job for a Cowboy Premieres New Song, "Black Discharge". Metal Underground.com. Retrieved March 27, 2012.
  10. ^ Job for a Cowboy Streaming New Song, "Imperium Wolves". Guitar World.com. Retrieved April 2, 2012.
  11. ^ "Job for a Cowboy – Chart history" Billboard 200 for Job for a Cowboy.
  12. ^ "Job for a Cowboy – Chart history" Billboard Independent Albums for Job for a Cowboy.
  13. ^ "Job for a Cowboy – Chart history" Billboard Top Hard Rock Albums for Job for a Cowboy.
  14. ^ "Job for a Cowboy – Chart history" Billboard Top Rock Albums for Job for a Cowboy.

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