DIE HARD - Nihilistic Vision
Release Date: 10/31/2009
Jan 9 Montreal, QC @ Club Soda
Jan 10 Toronto, ON @ Opera House
Legendary Swedish death metal horde HYPOCRISY have enlisted the help of CHILDREN OF BODOM guitarist/frontman Alexi Laiho for their upcoming North American tour. Alexi has agreed to temporarily fill the currently vacant guitarist spot on their tour alongside ENSIFERUM, HYPOCRISY, EX DEO, BLACKGUARD, SWASHBUCKLE. HYPOCRISY mainman Peter Tägtgren commented:
Wilde Starr hails from Alameda, California, and the band’s name is taken from the two members last names: London Wilde (vocals and keyboards) and Dave Starr (Guitars and Bass). The band’s sound can easily be compared to Doro with some hints of After Forever.
Featuring over 55 minutes of music “Arrival” is one of the most effective releases I’ve heard this year, and I mean effective in a sense that no minute is wasted in establishing the band into one of the best of the genre. All songs are very well written and are diverse enough to not get bored, but feature elements in common giving the band their signature sound.
Swiss pagan horde ELUVEITIE have just finished the recording sessions for their new album and are currently mixing the the new songs with Colin Richardson (SLIPKNOT, MACHINE HEAD, KREATOR, BEHEMOTH, BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE etc.) and Martyn “Ginge” Ford.
Danish modern metallers MNEMIC have begun mixing their fourth studio album, Sons Of The System, which is slated for a January 2010 release via Nuclear Blast Records. Guitarist Mircea Eftemie states: