Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Rebilt amplifies its anti-drug message with new CD release.(Music)

Byline: Kenn Rodriguez FOR THE JOURNAL

* Debut offers up diverse tracks from a band that resists labels but feels at home with punk, metal, ska and reggae

When local punk rockers Rebilt went into the studio in August, they thought they were simply recording a demo CD to help them get gigs and to send to record companies.

But when the group, which includes vocalist/guitarist Dave Joyce, drummer Rick Sanchez, bassist Owen Kellum and guitarist Kevin Gomez, finished recording with local musician/producer Ken Beaupre, they felt they had something more.

As a result, the group recently released its debut, self-titled five-song CD.

"I'd say the recording quality is much, much better than the group's old stuff," Sanchez said. …

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