BlackStar Republic is a band located out of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Combining modern day metal with hard rock from across different genres to create a one of a kind sound. Songs that capture the listener and breaks the mold of being easily labeled and put in a box. The band purposely combines each members influences and creates something new and exciting but still comfortable to listeners who like rock to heavy metal styles. The band is one of the hardest working and friendliest bands you could ever work with. Known for a killer live show and giving their fans 100% every show. The band is releasing their latest album "Humanatti" June 28th through their record label Zombie Shark Records.
Formed in early 2014 by Biggs and Mykol the band started quickly playing shows across the DFW area. In March of 2015, the band released a self-titled EP. The song Electrified and Sick Smile turned into fan favorites, and were even played on local radio giant 97.1 KEGL. In August of 2015 Joshua "Gore" Puerta joined the band on guitar. In March of 2016 Petey "Deathgroove" Libby joined the band on the drums. Petey had the style and talent the band had been looking for. Gore left the band in 2018 and the band replaced him with the super talented Cameron Murrell.
The band has played shows in Houston, New Orleans, Oklahoma City, the Rocklahoma festival, San Antonio, and has more shows scheduled across the state of Texas. BlackStar Republic have opened for National Acts like Buckcherry, Drowning Pool, Flaw, A Killers Confession, 12 Stones, Maylene and the Sons of Disaster, Mobile Deathcamp, Sons of Texas, Invidia and Vyces. They also have played the annual Ride for Dime benefit. They have had multiple songs played on 97.1 KEGL and KNON 89.3 and other local radio shows, including their hit single Zodiac. The band has had multiple songs played on Internet radio including the national powerhouse Krave Radio, and had multiple interviews with multiple outlets including UTA Radio.
The band has released a EP in 2015 and then a full length album title Wolves of War produced by Eric Delegard a grammy winning producer. The band has a new album titled Humanatti coming out June of 2019. In 2018 the band teamed up with Todd Jenkins actor/producer of the movie Cherokee Creek to make a ground breaking music video for their single Nuclear Hollywood. The song is also on the soundtrack of Cherokee Creek.
BlackStar Republic is a must see live band. Known for the energy, entertainment and excitement that they bring to the stage, they leave it all up there. You'll not want to miss them when they come to your town. The blood and sweat will be left on the stage and the audience will connect with their passion!
BlackStar Republic: Biggs-bass and lead vocals Mykol-guitars and backing vocals Petey-Drums backing vocals Cameron- guitars backing vocals