is a band based in the town of Fayetteville, Arkansas
; it was formed on Halloween
, but played its first venue on March 22
. Wrought's merging of vocals, solos and rhythms over a southern-metal hump has proven to be popular with heavy metal
fans. The release of their eponymous EP in the summer of 2005 caused a surge in popularity that was followed by their first full length release ("Hand Crafted Metal" in 2006
), both of which were completely self-recorded, produced, and promoted.
2005 - Ozark's Music Awards: Best Metal Band, Best New Band, Nomination for Artist of the Year
2006 - Ozark's Music Awards: Best Metal Band