Slot (Russ.: Слот) is a Russian alternative/nu metal band
Slot was formed in 2002 in Moscow, Russia. In 2003 they released their debut album “SLOT 1”. The album was released on the label "Mistery Of Sound”. Their debut video "Odni" was in rotation on MTV and other major video stations for over 6 months. The album went on to sell over ten thousand copies internationally.
The band have been featured on numerous soundtracks for films such as “Day Watch”, “Pirate”, “Bumer” and “Hunting for Piranha”. They have also been featured on compilations such as Nashestvie, Scang Fest, and Rock Watch.
In the summer of 2006, Slot opened their Myspace page due to constant requests from fans worldwide. In the first month, the band had received over 1000 visits and over 20,000 plays on Myspace player.
In Autumn 2006, the band released their second album “2 Warz”, fuelled by the nationwide hit single of the same name. The video for the song was aired on various national television stations (MTV Russia, Muz TV, A1, O2TV and Music BOX ). The album shifted over eight thousand copies in the first twelve weeks of release.
Due to the massive success of the album and the single, the band were once again nominated for the prestigious RAMP Award in four categories. They were the only band with this number of nominations in 2006. They went on to win “Hit Of The Year”.
In autumn 2007, they released their third, highly anticipated album TRINITY. The video for the first single “Dead Stars” was released to Internet and national video stations in the fourth quarter of 2007.
Their current album “Trinity” has sold more than fifteen thousand copies in the first month of release. At present they are continuing to tour Russia and the Baltic region extensively.