Knocking—no—beating at your door is the latest addition to Buffalo’s bustling metal scene: I’m From the Government and I’m Here to Help. Beginning as a studio project among two friends in 2013, the band was finalized shortly thereafter and set forth to write and record their debut EP, Hard Truth/Forced Unity. The product of pummeling, purposeful percussion and dynamic, furious fretwork—iced off with brutally honest and soulfully straightforward vocals—Hard Truth/Forced Unity is a culmination of creative songwriting and intelligent musicianship. I’m From the Government and I’m Here to Help are a band to be reckoned with—poised to become a household name and a prominent force in the music industry before you can dial 9-1-1. [+]