Hi there, we have added an official SOL-BANDCAMP SITE here: You can download the new EP “Spirit of the Times” in all kinds of hi-res-formats (MP3 320, FLAC etc.), listen to the tracks and read the lyrics. We felt this was the better alternative to selling direct off the website as you can decide which format you would like upon purchase. This is 100% SOL – no middlemen involved! Enjoy and spread the word!

SONS OF LIBERTY, Re-issue ANIMISM in Limited-Edition

Release date: October 08, 2020

Sons of Liberty, based in Bristol/South Wales, released their first album, Animism, in August 2019 and promoted the release with a constant range of concerts like Planetrockstock and Giants of Rock.

The group had a complete diary of concerts and festivals scheduled for 2020, but this has been stopped due to COVID. The band wrote their next album during lock-downs and organized their 2021 concert schedule. When sold out will be only available in black vinyl. If you are not familiar with turntable and vinyl records, visit this vinyl enthusiast blog, written by Helen Appling, a lifelong audiophile, to learn how to choose and preserve vinyl collection and turntables.


  • Orange vinyl
  • 180gsm
  • Gatefold Sleeve
  • Numbered 1-100
  • Signed by the band

Tracks list:

Side 1

  • It’s My Bad
  • Rich Man, Poor Man, Beggar Man, Thief
  • Up Shit Creek
  • Snake Hips Slim
  • Start It Up
  • Deep Down Crazy

Side 2:

  • Marvin Popcorn Sutton
  • Old Soak Joe
  • Tumbleweed
  • Lead Don’t Follow
  • Into The Great Unknown

Sons of Liberty – Spirit of the Times EP

Release date: December 22, 2011

Hello friends, I’m proud to present you with the SOL “Spirit of the Times” 5-track-EP which is now ready for release. It will only be available on iTunes, and many other digital channels, as we have chosen to not involve a record label for now. We wanted to do this directly from us to you. It is my sincere hope that this EP will continue to spread brushfires of liberty in the minds of people from all corners of the globe. I wish I would have had time to write, record, and mix more songs, but with the intense and demanding schedule that Iced Earth is requiring from me, this is the best I could do. On this recording, I was once again joined by Jim Morris (guitar solos, backing vocals) and Ruben Drake (bass guitar). Jim and I programmed the drums in order to keep recording costs down. As you know, SOL is about the message and the idea, but there are costs involved to keep it going. Though I still encourage you to make copies and pass them out to everyone you can, there will not be a free download available this time around. Due to my recording and touring schedule with Iced Earth, I have not been as present as I would like to be in the cause for liberty. Please know that I stand with all of you freedom fighters in spirit, regardless of what race you are, what language you speak, or which God you choose, or not choose, to worship. I will be there when duty calls, count on it. The free human spirit is rising all over the planet. I’ve been fortunate enough in my travels to speak with some amazing and very awake people in the last few years, and I can honestly and gladly state, that we are having an effect. Continue to educate yourselves, think for yourselves, use your power of discernment, and most importantly; be there for each other. Good people all over the world can band together and make this a world of peace and prosperity for all of its inhabitants if only we truly connect with the power and will of the free human spirit. Thanks so much for supporting the cause! In Liberty, Jon Schaffer

Full Spectrum Dominance
Molon Labe
Mind Control
Spirit of the Times

6/23/11 – Jon Schaffer Announces New Sons of Liberty Release

Jon Schaffer revealed he will release a 5-song Sons of Liberty EP in early December. Tentatively titled Molon Labe (Greek for “come and get it”), the EP will feature these tracks:

  1. Alive
  2. Spirit of the Times
  3. Molon Labe
  4. Mind Control
  5. Full Spectrum Dominance

According to Schaffer, the writing and recording sessions for the new Iced Earth album were so fruitful that he was able to write and will soon record five non-Iced Earth songs, all of which will appear on the new Sons of Liberty EP. “I would have loved to have done a full-length Sons of Liberty album,” Schaffer said. “But Iced Earth takes precedence and likely will for at least the next year of recording, mixing, and then criss-crossing the globe on our 2011-2012 World Tour.” The format for Molon Labe has not been decided. It may be a physical CD available via mail-order only. Or it may be a digital download. Or both. For more information, “Like” the official Sons of Liberty Facebook page and/or return often to this web site.


We just added a page to our site that lists all of the Sons of Liberty chapters around the world. Check it out here.


This 100% cotton t-shirt is 100% made in the U.S.A. So it’s the real deal, as grassroots as it gets. Best of all, it sports an image that immediately identifies you as a true-blue Patriot, yet is so tasteful that you can wear it virtually anywhere.


Olive The color is Olive, as voted on and picked by fans on the Sons of Liberty Facebook page. Sizes are M, L, XL, XXL, and XXXL. The t-shirts are available now and are ready to ship. So, become a member of the Tyranny Response Team and order your t-shirt today!

NOTE: Because it’s made in the U.S., we have to charge $3 more per shirt to cover the increased costs involved. But we thought that was a small price to pay to get a shirt of this quality, made right here in America. Also, the price for sizes XXL and XXXL is $5 more per shirt.


Pasha Roberts, director of Silver Circle, the new feature-length animated movie about the Fed, recently sat down for an interview with Jon Schaffer to discuss his conversion to liberty and his experience in the world of heavy metal. This is Part One of Three. For more information about Silver Circle, visit their official web site.


On Monday, December 13th (2010), Jon Schaffer sat down with famed rock interviewer Eddie Trunk in New York. The interview on Eddie Trunk Live lasted about 45 minutes and covered a wide range of fascinating topics, from the Federal Reserve to the Constitution to the content of the next Iced Earth album. Thanks to Eddie, we now have the interview available here for you to download. It has been broken into three mp3 files. JonEddie Part 1 JonEddie Part 2 JonEddie Part 3 Right-click on the links to download to your computer. Enjoy!

12/9/10 – Jon Guests on “Freedom Watch” and Eddie Trunk Live

Jon Schaffer is scheduled to appear on Freedom Watch with Judge Andrew Napolitano, which airs on the Fox Business Network. The interview tapes at noon, December 10th, and airs between 8-9pm, Eastern Time, that same day. Check your local listings.

“I have a great deal of respect for Judge Napolitano,” Jon says. “His books are eye-opening reads. He absolutely gets what’s going on.”

The themes of Brush-Fires of the Mind, the album released by Schaffer’s Sons of Liberty solo project, will be the topic of discussion on Napolitano’s show, which addresses the loss of liberty and blatant violations of the U.S. Constitution by America’s own government.

Andrew Napolitano is a former New Jersey Superior Court Judge, and a political and legal analyst for Fox News Channel. Judge Napolitano has written three books: Constitutional Chaos: What Happens When the Government Breaks Its Own Laws; a New York Times bestseller, The Constitution in Exile: How the Federal Government Has Seized Power by Rewriting the Supreme Law of the Land; and A Nation of Sheep.

The Freedom Watch web site can be found here.

A few days later (Monday, December 13th), Jon will guest on Eddie Trunk Live from 9-10pm, Eastern Time. (Eddie Trunk Live Monday 6-10PM EST on Sirius Channel 19-XM Channel 53, nationwide & uncensored!)

“Eddie and I go way back,” Schaffer said. “He’s one of the best interviewers in the business, and his knowledge of music is encyclopedic. So I’m looking forward to sitting across from him in his studio.”

Eddie is currently heard on two national radio shows and seen on VH1 Classic and MSG Networks. He has also appeared on MTV several times and on Fox News Channel, worked as a freelance music journalist, boxing ring announcer, and MC for various concerts and rock events around the USA.

Eddie’s web site can be found here.

12/1/10 – Sons of Liberty Logos for Downloading

Calling all Sons of Liberty!

We just posted two high-resolution logos on our new Logos page.

Use them to promote (or start) state chapters of Sons of Liberty…and start your own “brush-fires.”

11/19/10 – New Hoodies Available for Pre-Order in our Webshop!

Check out our new hoodies which are now available for pre-order and will be shipped December 10th (shipping to EU and US only). Make sure to visit our webshop!


10/15/10 – New SONS OF LIBERTY video on YouTube: We The People

This video is a compilation of some of the footage from the debut SOL shows and was put together by Jon Schaffer’s good friend and guitar tech, David Blanc. Feel free to share and enjoy!

08/30/10 – Two new SONS OF LIBERTY Shirts available in our Webshop

Make sure to check out the new SOL shirts in our webshop! The DON’T TREAD ON ME and the 2ND AMERICAN REVOLUTION shirts are are in stock now. Shipping just to US and EU!

08/06/10 – New LIBERTY OR DEATH shirt available for pre-order!

For pre-order now, the Sons of LIberty, Liberty or Death T-Shirt. Advertise your Second Amendment Rights, and let those would-be gun grabbing politicians know, if they want them, Molon Labe!

The LIBERTY OR DEATH shirts are available for pre-order and will be shipped in September. Shipping just to US and EU! Visit our webshop.

07/27/10 – New FOUNDERS shirt available for pre-order!

Make sure to check out the new SOL shirts in our webshop! The FOUNDERS shirts are available for pre-order and will be shipped in September. Shipping just to US and EU! We also now added XXXL-sizes for this one and the BRUSH-FIRES OF THE MIND shirt by popular demand…

07/27/10 – Sons Of Liberty – EPK

Here’s the official EPK for Sons Of Liberty. Jon Schaffer is giving another interesting insight into all things SOL and future plans. Check it out!

07/27/10 – Eddie Trunk interview

You’re now able to listen to Eddie Trunk’s full-length interview with Jon Schaffer here on To save the file, right-click the hyperlink, click “Save target as”, and then save the file to the computer’s hard disk drive:Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4

07/21/10 – “Brush-Fires of the Mind” available on iTunes today

We’re proud to announce that you’re now able to download Sons Of Liberty’s debut album “Brush-Fires of the Mind” on iTunes. Click here.

07/14/10 – New Sons Of Liberty shirts available for pre-order

Make sure to check out the new SOL shirts in our webshop! They’re available for pre-order and will be shipped in August. Shipping just to US and EU!

07/13/10 – US album version of “Brush-Fires of the Mind” is now available!

The US version of the album contains a different artwork and layout. Make sure to order your copy today on Amazon – click here!

07/12/10 – Sons Of Liberty website relaunched

Welcome to the new Sons Of Liberty website. Feel free to check out our new navigation and the discussion board we’ve implemented. Don’t forget to get connected with SONS OF LIBERTY on Twitter, Facebook, MySpace and YouTube!

07/12/10 – Album “Brush-fires of the Mind” now available for EU!

We’re proud to announce the Brush-Fires of the Mind physical CD is now available for purchase from EU. Click here to buy “Brush-fires of the Mind” on Amazon.

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