SLANT stopped by the WorldArts Stage for an exclusive Periscope set!
With Fahim Zaman on vocals and lead guitar, Munir Haque on rhythm guitar, Josh Chastain on bass, and Jimmy Lee on drums, Slant has been bringing forth pure, positive music since they have formed. Call Slant hard rock, power rock, progressive, or alternative music Slant is giving us all a taste of their perspectives on the world through “music.” SLANT recorded their debut album “A Thin Line,” (signed to & released by Gotham Records) in 2005, featuring the emotionally powerful and original singles “Broken Wings” & “Trust,” rounded out by an album-full of tracks conveying thoughts & emotions that almost everyone can relate to, no matter where they’ve been or what age they are.
Slants dedication and drive to make creative and insightful music for their fans, has landed them recognition worldwide. They’ve traveled internationally throughout the USA bringing positivity and inspiration to listeners.
Slant have toured along the U.S. west coast and have been the opener for headlining acts such as: Alien Ant Farm, Silversun pickups (NM Fest.), Hed PE (Budweiser Music Fest. other shows), P.O.D (Sunset Strip Music Festival), Adema (Bakersfield, CA./Los Angeles, CA.), Powerman 5000, Cage 9 and more. Slant has ventured overseas to play shows through the Armed Forces Entertainment for the United States Military troops beginning 2007 and have continued to perform for the troops through 2011. Their music has been featured on the Nintendo Wii game “Popstar Guitar, PS3 and Xbox game “Supremacy MMA”, along with licenses in various television & entertainment resources (i.e. G4 episode of ICONS, Lionsgate Film “Beatdown”). Slant’s music has hit numerous college & mainstream radio station playlist/rotations in multiple states including KROQ 106.7 Los Angeles.
Watch them perform on the WorldArts Stage below!
The band is giving the world a fresh new take on how life is still good no matter how hard it can get, how hard it will get and that obstacles can be overcome, all summed up in a brand new album full of tracks you can like, love, relate with and rock the out to.
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