Black Smoke Set off Launch New Single “Proof Of Life”


Black Smoke Set off Drop Electrifying New Single


With Excessive-Octane Music Video


New Zealand’s most rocking exports, Black Smoke Set off have in the present day introduced the discharge of their explosive new single “Proof of Life”, accompanied by a high-octane music video that captures the band’s uncooked efficiency power.


Talking on the the inspiration behind “Proof of Life”, guitarist and band chief, Charlie Wallace shares “This monitor got here collectively actually quick, I used to be enjoying round with an alternate tuning I had by no means written in earlier than and the primary riff simply arrived in my fingers virtually immediately. I took it into the jam room with the fellows and really quickly we had the primary demo accomplished. Within the studio with producer Nick Raskulinecz, we performed round with a lot of guitars to search out the proper tone, and I feel we nailed it. Proof Of Life is about how we frequently maintain ourselves ransom in our personal thoughts, and the internal battles numerous us face each day with out realizing we’re in management the entire time. It’s about pushing by and breaking your self free from issues which are holding you again, no matter they could be,”

The music video for “Proof of Life” strips again the frills to showcase what Black Smoke Set off does greatest — ship a fervent and energetic rock efficiency. “For the music video, we needed it to be a uncooked and energetic efficiency of the tune, it was numerous enjoyable to movie as all we did was get within the bizarre room we created to set the vibe and go exhausting,” Wallace continues, emphasizing the pure adrenaline rush the video conveys.

As Black Smoke Set off prepares to hit the highway with Filter and Bruce Dickinson, “Proof of Life” units the proper tone for what followers can anticipate from their dwell exhibits — an unbridled celebration of rock that’s each cathartic and liberating.



Black Smoke Set off continues to trip the excessive of their dynamic rock, anchored by the distinctive guitar work of Wallace and the commanding vocals of Baldrick mixed with their pummelling rhythm part courtesy of bassist Dan Fulton, and drummer Josh Te Maro. Quick turning into identified for not solely churning out licensed 10/10, enviornment prepared rock bangers, Black Smoke Set off are additionally rapidly garnering a popularity for creating incendiary and sometimes dying defying music movies.

“Proof of Life” follows the discharge of their earlier singles, “Good Torture” and “The Manner Down”, the video for which noticed the band carry out atop the tallest constructing within the Southern Hemisphere while Wallace jumped off the sting, shredding a guitar solo while plummeting 630ft and has clocked up over 1.3 million views on YouTube. Previous to that, the band put out monitor “Caught In The Undertow”, the video for which was additionally a feat of utmost situations. Filmed at Muriwai seaside in Auckland, New Zealand and at a helicopter crash testing facility in a 3.6M deep pool, the entire band carried out a lot of the tune underwater creating a surprising visible that has clocked up 3.2 million Youtube views and highlighting the band’s dedication to creating unforgettable visible accompaniments for his or her hard-hitting rock anthems.

Black Smoke Set off might be supporting Filter on the Australia and New Zealand leg of their Algorithm World Tour this April and might be hitting the highway to assist Bruce Dickinson within the UK this Could. For full dates and tickets head to


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