"(The label's) got some Billboard-charting stuff right now, which is pretty crazy," Butler says. "So we thought it would be a good move for us right now."

Despite the spotlight that international distribution brings, Perry remains a reluctant sex symbol. The Revolver cover featured Bleeding Through's Marta Peterson in skimpy lingerie and Lacuna Coil's Christina Scabbia in a red leather-and-lace dress, making Perry's ensemble of jeans and a clingy black top look downright tame by comparison. The contrast was no accident. Perry seems more interested in being a role model than a supermodel.

Landmine Marathon: All the death you could ask for, plus pretty hair.
Jeremiah Cooper
Landmine Marathon: All the death you could ask for, plus pretty hair.

"I've never played the part of the hot chick," she says. "I've never dressed weird. I've never acted like a slut . . . If we can get in a magazine and they want to talk about me being a girl in a death metal band in the metal scene, I'm more than willing to, because there's a lot of good to it, too. All those girls out there that do like this kind of music can see another girl and relate to her, and maybe that will inspire them to make music of their own. I try and focus on that."

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I see bighead, but where's sonar?

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One of the best bands in Phx!

 
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