They call themselves the Knights of the New Crusade and theyre releasing their second full-length album on Alternative Tentacles, a record label founded by former Dead Kennedys frontman Jello Biafra.
Singer Mike Andrews says the band has gotten as much hate mail from those who oppose the hardline Christian militancy in their message as it has praise from hardcore Christian rock fans who dig it.
In Andrews words, Some people dont like to hear it, but our message is simple: if you accept the words of Jesus in the New Testament, and keep the Ten Commandments as Jesus said to, then you are saved.
Andrews says that hes not sure what some politicians and fundamentalists mean when they talk about a war on Christianity, but he suspects theyre NOT on the same page as his band.
According to Andrews: We have politicians who are saying we need this or that to be a Christian nation, and yet their own actions do not bear out that they are Christians.
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