The singer, Frank Clifton Herring and the guitarist, Vlad Gurin, wrote the songs & music and also Co-produced “In To Win”. All recording, mixing and mastering was produced in their own Springfield, Virginia facility, Studio Vovka. Rich Sandoval played bass guitar in the studio and Mike Zahorchak played the drums in studio. “In To Win”, Messenger’s third studio album, has a theme of conflict and response to conflict running throughout. All of this is couched within the concept of the Christian life experience.
Influences for the Album: Five Finger Death Punch, Alter Bridge, John Petrucci
‘In To Win’ CD Track Listing: 1) Time Machine 2) Blind Sided 3) Take Flight 4) Give A Shout! 5) Crows and the Hawk 6) Messenger At Arms 7) satan's Nightmare 8) When I Go 9) July 5 [The Politician’s Song] 10) Anchor 11) Trial and Triumph 12) Last Supper 13) Fear No Evil