FEAR CONTROL is a heavy riffing, loud screaming, double kicking sonic attack from Austin, TX, inspired by metal masters Metallica and Pantera as well as newer metal heroes Trivium, Machine Head, August Burns Red, Lamb of God, and Bullet For My Valentine. Releasing their sophomore EP "The Monster" in June 2015, Fear Control blends the perfect combination of brutal, aggressive, mosh-worthy riffs, solos, and breakdowns along with instantly catchy melodies
They are sponsored by COLDCOCK Whiskey & have been #1 on the ReverbNation Metal charts for Austin for over a year, as well as having been named in the Austin Chronicle Top 10 Metal Bands in Austin each of the past 3 years.
Their debut EP "Conviction" was released April 5th, 2013, & their follow up 5 song EP "The Monster" was released June 19th, 2015, with an August West Coast tour to support the EP. [+]