January 28, 2019
This year is off to a great start w/ some exciting shows to be announced very soon. Also, recording a few tunes for a release in the Spring! In the meantime, I will be playing at Ham & Eggs Tavern in Downtown Los Angeles with Lasers Lasers Birmingham. That’s February 1st: Doors at 8:00pm
January 1, 2019
Happy New Year! Many thanks to Myke C-Town for including “The Devil Is My Friend” on his “Top 25 Albums Of 2018” list. You can check out the video HERE. Also, be sure to subscribe to his Youtube channel for more excellent content.
December 21, 2018
Thanks to The MetalSucks Podcast for giving my solo album “The Devil Is My Friend” the Number 9 slot on their “Best Albums Of 2018” list! It was cool to chat w/ them as well. Check out the interview HERE!
November 7, 2018
Henry will be playing a free show at Harvard & Stone for his Album Release Show / Black Christmas Party on Thursday, December 13th with special guests, The Great Sadness & Lasers Lasers Birmingham. “The Devil Is My Friend” is out now, available on CD & Vinyl LP.
October 24, 2018
Before the release on Friday, I’ve decided to do a full album stream! Check out an insightful article where I talk about influences and some of the guest musicians involved. You can preview the new album, now streaming on BrooklynVegan.com
October 11, 2018
The new video for “Sing For The Dead Man” is up, thanks to Cvlt Nation! Check it out HERE. Also, Vinyl Pre-Order is now available & new Merch items have been added to the web store.
September 17, 2018
Henry Derek Elis will release his new album, The Devil Is My Friend, on October 26th. Check out the Official Album Trailer HERE and pre-order the album here.
September 9, 2018
As promised, I’m dropping a 6 song EP a month before the release of my full length album! “Don’t Look” features the soul-power of Brian Whelan (Dwight Yoakam) the wonderfully talented Aubrey Richmond & the honky-tonk stylings of Mr. John Shreffler Jr.(Shooter Jennings) Many thanks for the help. Official Release Date: Sep. 20th or head on over to www.henryderekelis.bandcamp.com to buy your digital copy now!
August 24, 2018
I have an exciting announcement regarding the solo album! I’ve decided to release an EP leading up to the release of the Full Length. The 6 songs from this EP will be available for streaming & purchase within the next few weeks. More details to come soon.
June 22, 2018
The debut album is finished and is currently being mastered by James Murphy (Death, Obituary, Testament) at Safehouse Studios. Guests Include: Sera Timms (Black Mare, Ides Of Gemini) Aubrey Richmond & John Schreffler Jr. (Shooter Jennings) Jarboe (Swans) Brian Whelan (Dwight Yoakam) Neal Tiemann (DevilDriver) Tara Vanflower (Lycia) and many more. Produced By: Steve White & HDE. Cover Art & Layout by: Travis Smith (Opeth, Katatonia, Anathema) More news to come soon.