Streak was thereby complete.
The album "Metal Slave" reached the stores in September 2009 and made a huge impact on the European and Japanese metal markets. The album recieved 8/10 in Rock Hard magazine as well as 89/100 in Burrrn! and received airplay on metal radio stations all over the world including Bruce Dickinson on BBC 6. The reviews world wide was overwhelming. A number of shows in clubs also took place.
In June 2010 songwriting for the second album "Declaration Of War" was initiated. This album was released in January 2011 and in conjunction with that the band did their first tour out of Europe. The journey went towards Japan where the album recived great reviews from press and fans alike. After the touring had been completed there was a change in line-up. Patrik was replaced by Thomas "Plec" Johansson.
During a recreation trip to Thailand in 2012, Peter and Plec started to lay out the plans for a third Mean Streak album. It was decided that the rest of the year would be spent writing and recording new material. This time no stone would be left unturned in the making of the perfect heavy metal album. Peter had a handful of
songs in a raw demo state and with these as foundation Peter and Andy sat down to complete the new tracks. In March 2013 "Trial By Fire" was ready to be
delivered to Black Lodge and Bickee Music.
Trial By Fire was released world wide June 14th, the single track "Shine On" will premiere on the 26th of April, 2013.