Axe Murder Boyz (AMB)
Winners of Psychopathic Records “Underground Psychos” contest. The prize was to sign a record deal with Psychopathic Records (home of acts like Twiztid, Blaze Ya Dead Homie, Dark Lotus and owners Insane Clown Posse), an album in stores worldwide, full promotion, photoshoots and more But before the signing the contract with Psychopathic the two rappers, Bonez & Otis was a part of the underground scene, most notably in their hometown of Denver, CO.
But before Psychopathic Records announced the contest, Bonez and Otis had signed a distribution deal with Longrange Distribution and released the album The Unforgiven Forest on their record label, Canonize Records.
AMB’s first Psychopathic release “Blood In, Blood Out” came out on April 18 2006.
By the fall of 2006, AMB was dropped of Psychopathic Records. But even with the drop of the label AMB announced that a new album titled “Gods Hand” will come out in 2007.
In 2008 AMB announced their return to Hatchet House Records, a subsidiary of Psychopathic Records. God’s Hand drops nationally Tuesday September 16th, 2008. - www.last.fm/music/Axe+Murder+Boyz