Prosper or Perish is a 5 piece Metal band from Northeast Philadelphia, PA that formed in the Fall of 2006. Their EP "The Dawning" was released in the Winter of 2007, and in 2011 they released their first LP, "Defiant." Over the years Prosper or Perish has played countless regional shows with many local and national acts.
Throughout 2013-2014 Prosper or Perish spent the better part of their time writing and recording their sophomore LP effort, INVOKE THE TEMPEST, which was released in February 2015 and is currently available for sale and online streaming. INVOKE THE TEMPEST was recorded, mixed and mastered at The Damage Room in Downingtown, PA by Kevin Pandele.
Prosper or Perish is influenced by Between the Buried and Me, The Black Dahlia Murder, Black Label Society, Black Sabbath, Bob Seger, Dillinger Escape Plan, Graveyard, Lamb of God, Metallica, The Number Twelve Looks Like You, Pantera, Parkway Drive, Tool, Unearth, and Veil of Maya.
DEFIANT was the band's first LP, released in 2011. Recorded/Mixed @ Skylight Studios (PA) by Vince Ratti (A Life Once Lost, August Burns Red). Mastered @ Mana Recording Studios (FL) by Brian Elliott (The Absence, Dying Fetus). Stream and Download for free.