Dating sleigh bells
Although crotal bells were possibly first used in antiquity, surviving examples that can reliably be dated before the medieval period are rare.
In an interview with webzine Coup de Main, Krauss was quoted as saying that Reign of Terror is "a much more personal record". Sleigh Bells made their network television debut on the February 18, 2012 episode of Saturday Night Live, performing the songs "Comeback Kid" and "End of the Line".
He had very specific ideas about what the vocals should be like." The two quickly got in the studio and recorded a seven-track self-titled EP. from the album Maya towards the end of 2009, and began recording Treats with Krauss in 2010.
Their EP soon gained attention from The Guardian, The New York Times, Pitchfork, ABC News's Amplified, and other sources. All but one of the tracks from Sleigh Bells EP have been subsequently included on studio albums.
The band's music has been known for its juxtaposition of simple pop hooks with loud, rhythmic noise, electronic beats, harsh guitar riffs and dreamy vocals, which has been described mainly as noise pop.
While their debut album, Treats, was noted for its punk and heavy metal guitars, glam metal influences and mid-tempo beats from hip hop and electro, their second album, Reign of Terror, was also described as a mixture of "heavy metal shredding with R&B vocals".There was no release date or any other information attached to the trailer.