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US hard-rock outfit 'Reason Define' announce the arrival of their latest single and official music video for the explosively hook-heavy track "Reaper".

Featuring a guest appearance from fellow Charlotte (NC) habitant and Never I frontman Jacob Peters - 'Reaper' is a fresh mix of the version featured on the all-female quintet's self-released 'In Memory' album unleashed earlier in 2019. Consisting of Paolina Massaro (Vocals), Caitlin Rutkowski (Bass/Vox), Sav Ruff (Guitar/Vox), Syd McVicker (Drums) and Shelby McVicker (Guitar) - the fast-rising Reason Define have drawn upon a myriad of influences to create music that brings together metal-edged guitar riffs, tension building dynamics and anthemic vocal lines. With an every growing army of fans around the world, the band possess the determination, talent and sheer ambition to reach greater heights of recognition outside their US homeland.

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The hard rock band Reason Define announces the arrival of their latest single and official music video for the explosive song «Reaper».

From Charlotte, North Carolina, this female quintet arrives with her new single «Reaper» . Reason Defines is formed by Paolina Massaro (Vocalist), Caitlin Rutkowski (Bass / Vocal), Sav Ruff (Guitar / Vocal), Syd McVicker (Drums) and Shelby McVicker (Guitar).

The song is taken from the second album of the band «In Memory» , released in March 2019.

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LOUDER NEWS: Reason Define release new single featuring Jacob from Never I

Since their release of their second album, In Memory…, back in March, North Carolina band, Reason Define have been travelling around the USA in promotion and, out of the woodworks, an unexpected team up created a new single that was released August 2nd.

In collaboration with Jacob Peters of another North Carolina band, Never I, the five-piece band have released their fourth single from In Memory…, “Reaper, adding a new flavour to the immediate fan-favourite opposed to the version on the album. The band has also released a music video to coincide with the release, also featuring Peters, released through Ryze-Up Magazine.

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Hello Ryze-Fam, we are very excited to bring you a world premier video from the very talented band Reason Define. They teamed up with Jacob from Never I to bring you an amazing piece of work. We are so proud to be the first media site to bring you this incredible song. Be sure and check out the video below.

Subscribe to their YouTube channel and be sure and give the video a thumbs up as well. And give their official site a visit for tour information. We think you will enjoy the awesome vocals and in your face instruments that they bring to the table for your listening enjoyment.

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Charlotte post-hardcore act Reason/Define are out to smash stereotypes in the hardcore scene. The all female post-hardcore act looks to break into the male dominated genre and take it by storm. Since being named Carolina’s 2016 Rock Band of the Year, Reason/Define has released their sophomore album In Memory… 

Comprised of lead vocalist Paolina Massaro, bassist, and vocalist Caitlin Rutkowski, guitarist and vocalist Sav Ruff, drummer Syd McVicker, and guitarist Shelby McVicker. They draw inspiration from a range of different rock groups, including Tonight Alive, Every Time I Die, State Champs, Beartooth, A Day to Remember, and Phinehas.

Reason/Define released their debut album Far From Strangers in March of 2017, and have since been playing shows in Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, Tennessee, Iowa, Kentucky, and Indiana.

Today Reason/Define release their captivating music video for their remarkable single “Inferno”. They recently released their album In Memory… which included eleven personally crafted and polished songs that don’t lack personality, heart, or quality. Reason/Define is thrilled to début their video for the song “Inferno”. Which you can check out below. Reason/Define pour who they are and what they stand for into their music, and it is authentically represented in visual form with this video.