Be Like The River
Devilskin have established themselves as a household name. Formed in Hamilton in 2010, this four piece rock band are bonded by blood. Paul (bass) and Nic (drums) are father and son, Jennie (vocals) is Nics’ Aunt and Pauls’ sister in law, Nail (guitar) is Pauls evil twin. The album was recorded at Modern World Studio’s Tetbury in the United Kingdom after Devilkin’s European Tour.
After the success of We Rise, the band maintained their strong working relationships, continuing the very successful and creative association with producer Clint Murphy. Murphy produced and mixed the album, with Ryan Smith from Sterling Sound New York mastering. Be Like The River debuted at number 1 on the NZ Album Chart, and features hit singles ‘Mountains’, ‘Pray’, ‘Grave’, and ‘Voices’. Devilkin’s debut album We Rise was released in July 2014, and went straight to the top of the charts. It remained the Number 1 Album and Number 1 Kiwi Artist Album for 3 weeks; achieving Gold Sales after only 2 weeks. The album was certified Platinum in February 2015.
- “This album is a lot more focused & the song writing is more conducive as well. It’s very rare that a 2nd album is on a par with the 1st, yet Devilskin have managed it.” – allabouttherock.co.uk
- “Everything is ten times louder and ten times more refined than We Rise, in the best way possible.” – muzic.net.nz