Mourning Star
Mourning Star

Mourning Star Press Kit

Purity Coming September 2019

 Mourning Star began in a college bedroom in 2014, consisting of founding members Lucas Gaughan and Andrew Marcoullier. They used the challenges of their lives to fuel their musical efforts to produce a hard rock record. The result of a year’s effort was their debut album Dead Yet Alive. Michael Windingstad and Nate Mann joined the project and the team endeavored to dominate the Minnesota music scene. After having headlined some of the state’s most notable venues and having played been named one of Minnesota’s Hometown Heroes, the band set out to record their second studio record, called Purity. Purity included the works and influences of all four band members and was based off of their most memorable life experiences. Mourning Star recorded and produced Purity at a studio in Detroit, Michigan, at which other prominent bands, such as Fallout Boy, Shinedown, Greta Van Fleet, Attack Attack!, I See Stars, and many more were also produced. Following the release of Purity the band will continue to play live around the country and grow on a national scale. 

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Artist Information

Luke Gaughan - Vocals

Andrew Marcoullier - Guitar

Michael Windingstad - Guitar

Tyler Peacock - Guitar

Nick Check - Bass

Nate Mann - Percussion

Short Bio

 Mourning Star was founded in 2014 by Lucas Gaughan and Andrew Marcoullier. With Michael Windingstad and Nate Mann joining the project, the rock band is prepared to release their second studio record and to perform live across the country. 

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Listen to us on:

93X Loud and Local

Rock 94.7

Genre: Hard Rock


Label: Independent


Sounds Like:

Avenged Sevenfold

Volbeat

Metallica

Bullet for my Valentine

Demon Hunter


Influences:  

Avenged Sevenfold

Gojira

In Flames

Metallica

August Burns Red

Slipknot

System of A Down