In This Moment
Last Known Status: Active
Latest In This Moment News
Below is our complete In This Moment news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.
Pathology has issued the following update welcoming their new vocalist, Pascual Romero:
"After a short hiatus, we are back with the announcement of our new vocalist, Pascual Romero (Strangled by Strangulation, In This Moment). We have begun rehearsing, writing and recording new music which will be followed by touring and preparation for our next album. Pascual is best known for being the vocalist of underground death metal band Strangled by Strangulation as well as his tenure as the bass player for Century Media band In This Moment. He brings years of writing, recording, and touring experience to the plate and we are very enthusiastic for what the future holds for us. Keep an eye on our page for more updates and tour info soon." More...
A standalone metal-themed track pack for the "Rock Band" videogame series will be released on October 13th. The outing, dubbed "Rock Band: Metal Track Pack," will see a release at retail stores on the Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Playstation 2 and Wii and will feature the following track listing:
1. All That Remains - "Two Weeks"
2. At the Gates - "Blinded By Fear"
3. Black Tide - "Shockwave"
4. Blue Oyster Cult - "Transmaniacon MC"
5. Bullet For My Valentine - "Waking the Demon"
6. Children of Bodom - "Are You Dead Yet?"
7. Evile - "Thrasher"
8. Godsmack - "I Stand Alone"
9. The Haunted - "D.O.A."
10. Hawkwind - "Master Of The Universe"
11. I Mother Earth - "Levitate"
12. In This Moment - "Forever"
13. Judas Priest - "Screaming for Vengeance"
14. Lacuna Coil - "Closer"
15. Lamb Of God - "Laid to Rest"
16. Motorhead - "Killed by Death"
17. Nazareth - "Hair Of the Dog"
18. Queens of the Stone Age - "3's & 7's"
19. Rage Against The Machine - "Bulls On Parade"
20. Yngwie Malmsteen - "Red Devil"
Chris from In This Moment blogged about their experience on the Warped Tour.
"As I write this update we are 11 days away from the end of Warped Tour 2009 - I am in a hotel room in Boise, ID on one of our last days off for the tour. We went into Warped Tour thinking we knew what to expect (we've done 2 Ozzfest's and numerous other festivals) but we quickly realized that Warped Tour is a completely different animal.
"It’s a huge mix of people from all walks of life. Most of them are kids under 18, it has been an amazing opportunity for us to reach a brand new audience that have never heard of us before (Thanks Kevin Lyman). We started the tour thinking its an alternative music fest and we have lots of new songs that aren't just metal that would probably appeal to the "Warped Tour audience" and yet again we came to realize we had no idea what the "Warped Tour audience" was."
"One of the best things we came up with was to go out into the crowd on the last song and try and get a circle pit going around us, and even better than that....an all girl circle pit...turns out Warped Tour is the perfect place to get a huge all girl circle pit going.....and I gotta say its a pretty cool feeling to stand in the middle of a bunch of girls who are circle pitting around you..." More...
In This Moment has posted a new music video online for their cover of the classic Blondie song, "Call Me." You can check it out below. The band recently finished a European tour with Papa Roach and will be heading out as part of the Vans Warped Tour in North America this year. More...
Metal band IN THIS MOMENT has recently posted a video online for streaming of them covering a all-original metal song "I'm Broken" by Pantera. The song was done as a tribute to the former metal giants, and has been posted for downloading in several locations on the web. More...
In This Moment are currently on tour in Japan. Guitarist Chris Howorth has checked in with the following tour update: "Hello Believers!
"I am writing from my hotel room in Osaka, Japan. This is our third day here and its been an exciting trip so far, we flew in two days ago and it was a hellish flight, after 10+ hours in a tiny seat with no air vents and some really nasty smelling food we arrived in Tokyo only to be stuck on the plane for an additional 45 minutes due to swine flu quarantine procedures. It was so bizzare; we likened it to the scene in E.T. when the govenment tents off the house and storm in with all the hazmat gear on, or the scene in Alien 3 when they show up to take Ripley off the planet, we are talking hazmat suits, face masks, goggles, gloves taped on, the works. They filmed us with an infra-red camera and questioned everyone (God help the poor bastard who flies to Japan with a stuffy nose or something). More...
The organizers of Britain's Download Festival has announced a urther seventeen bands for this years edition of the event. The festival will now see appearances from Hollywood Undead, Steel Panther, Trigger The Bloodshed, Lauren Harris, Hexes, Hunting The Minotaur, Japanese Voyeurs, White Man Kamikaze, Loverman, Black Spiders, General Fiasco, Sacred Mother Tongue, The 69 Eyes, Dear Superstar, Pulled Apart By Horses, Violent Soho and Brides.
The full lineup is now as follows:
Friday Main stage:
Faith No More
Friday Second stage:
Bring Me The Horizon
Dir En Grey
A Day To Remember
In This Moment
Friday Tuborg stage:
Duff McKagen's Loaded
Middle Class Rut
Hunting The Minotaur
White Man Kamikaze More...
In This Moment has issued the following update about their tour alongside Papa Roach and Filter:
"I am writing this from our dressing room in Berlin after an amazing show along side Papa Roach and Filter, This tour has been so great for us, all the shows are sold out and all the fans are going nuts every night, ITM was welcomed with open arms by the entire Papa roach band and crew, and sharing the bus with Filter has been an absolute pleasure they are great people. Unfortunatly for Filter their guitarist Mitch had a personal issue at home and had to leave the tour immediatly, so Jesse, Blake and myself stepped up to the plate and took over guitar duties for the remainder of the tour, and let me tell you its a big deal for us, we have been listening to Filter since back in the day and getting onstage and playing with them is a fucking thrill!
"We basically split the set into 2 songs each Jesse does the first 2 songs Blake the second 2 and I close the show with Jurassitol and Hey Man Nice Shot, like I said before its a thrill, Filter has sold 6 million records and we get to play sold out European shows with them, its pretty damn cool. We are heading home in 6 days and its gonna be nice to get back to the USA for a couple of weeks then off to Japan and then Warped Tour, see you there!!!"
The organizers of Britains Download Festival has announced a string of new confirmations for this years event. The festival will now also see performances from the likes of Hatebreed, Voivod, God Forbid, Suicide Silence, Sylosis, Therapy?, Tim "Ripper" Owens, In This Moment, We Are The Ocean, Turbo Wolf, A Day To Remember, Backyard Babies, Hostile, Esoterica, Man Raze, Middle Class Rut and No Americana.
The lineup for the event is now as follows:
Faith No More
Black Stone Cherry
Tim "Ripper" Owens
In This Moment
Bring Me The Horizon
Five Finger Death Punch
Duff McKagen's Loaded
You Me At Six
Dir En Grey
A Day To Remember
We Are The Ocean
Karma To Burn
Middle Class Rut
Mudvayne has announced the first batch of tour dates for their headlining trek of North America. Joining them on the bill will be Nonpoint and In This Moment.
The tour dates are as follows:
2/03/09 - McElroy Auditorium (Waterloo, IA)
2/04/09 - Ramkota Exhibit Hall (Sioux Falls, SD)
2/06/09 - Mayo Civic Center (Rochester, MN)
2/07/09 - The Venue @ The Hub (Fargo, ND)
2/09/09 - Riverside Ballroom (Green Bay, WI)
2/10/09 - The Capitol Theatre (Davenport, IA)
2/13/09 - Sokol Auditorium (Omaha, NE)
2/14/09 - Shrine Mosque (Springfield, MO)
2/15/09 - The Pearl Room (Mokena, IL)
2/17/09 - Prairie Captial Convention Center (Springfield, IL)
2/21/09 - Piere’s (Ft. Wayne, IN)
2/28/09 - Starland Ballroom (Sayreville, NJ)
IN THIS MOMENT’s highly acclaimed new album, "The Dream," debuted at #70 on the Billboard Top 200 chart this week, which also marks the group’s first Billboard entry. This is over a 150% increase in sales from their previous album, "Beautiful Tragedy," in a marketplace that is at best half of what it was at the time of their debut release.
The band kicked off a massive North American tour last week joining up with Five Finger Death Punch, Bury Your Dead and Another Black Day. The two month long trek features the band in the direct support slot so fans can expect a 45 minute set, which also serves as the launch of their worldwide touring campaign for their sophomore release.
Chris Howorth (guitars) further comments: "IN THIS MOMENT would like to give a huge thank you to all our friends and fans who went out and bought our new CD last week. Not only did we have more than 100% increase over our last disc's first week tally, but we debuted on the Billboard Top 200 chart right out of the gates. We couldn't be more proud. We have been blessed with the best fans. We are about a week into our tour with 5FDP and it’s off to a roaring start. The whole Five Finger camp welcomed us in with open arms and we are really happy to be out on tour with good friends. All the shows are packed and the fans are loving every band on the tour. It's a really diverse line up so there is something for everyone. Don't miss it."
The official bill for the 2009 Soundwave festival in Australia has been recently released. The festival will visit five of Down Under's major cities (Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth) starting in Brisbane on the 21st of February and finishing up Perth on the 2nd of March, 2009. Limited pre-sale tickets will be made available for $110 (Australian) via registering at the Soundwave Festival website.
The bands definitely ready to rock out so far are Nine Inch Nails, Alice In Chains, Bloodhound Gang, Scars On Broadway, Lamb of God, Alkaline Trio, Billy Talent, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Face To Face, In Flames, Rival Schools, Anberlin, Every Time I Die, Devildriver, Funeral For A Friend, Less Than Jake, Poison The Well, Madina Lake, New Found Glory, From First To Last, Bedouin Soundclash, Hellogoodbye, Finch, Goldfinger, The Subways, Say Anything, Chiodos, Silverstein, Saves The Day, Lacuna Coil, 36 Crazyfists, Straylight Run, Evergreen Terrace, Minus The Bear, Moneen, Ace Enders, (The Early November), I Am The Avalanche, Jaguar Love, Unearth, Bayside, Emery, Houston Calls, The Audition, Attack In Black, Innerpartysystem, Valencia, In This Moment, Alesana, The Riverboat Gamblers, HORSE The Band, Maylene and The Sons Of Disaster.
The dates for the Fest are as follows:
Saturday 21 February – Brisbane - RNA Showgrounds, Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills, Brisbane
Sunday 22 February – Sydney - TBA
Friday 27 February – Melbourne - Melbourne Showgrounds, Ascot Vale, Melbourne
Saturday 28 February – Adelaide , Bonython Park, Port Rd, Adelaide
Monday 2 March - Perth - Steel Blue Oval, Bassenden, Perth
Tickets go on sale from the following dates:
Brisbane: Thurs 9 Oct @ 9am
Sydney: Fri 10 Oct @ 9am
Melbourne: Sat 11 Oct @ 9am
Adelaide: Sun 12 Oct @ 9am
Perth: Sunday 12 Oct @9am
In This Moment has posted their new video online for the song "Forever." You can check it out below.
The song is the first single from the bands second album, "The Dream" which is scheduled to be released on September 30th. More...
On September 30, 2008 (in North America; October 13th in Europe) IN THIS MOMENT will release their second album, entitled "The Dream." To tide fans over until then, the band has posted a slew of new audio and video content online. Head over to their MySpace page to view a 30-second video trailer for their brand-new clip for the song "Forever," which is already on extensive radio airplay throughout the US. In addition to the video trailer, a new audio snippet featuring parts of the track "Mechanical Love" has been uploaded, which also contains comments by vocalist Maria Brink.
"The Dream" was produced by the acclaimed Kevin Churko (Ozzy Osbourne, Shania Twain) and showcases the band's songwriting prowess and Brink's beautiful, angelic voice that is simply captivating.
IN THIS MOMENT will kick off the worldwide touring campaign for "The Dream" on October 4th, when they head out on a massive, two month long North American tour with Five Finger Death Punch, Bury Your Dead and Another Black Day. More...
2008 has become an extremely exciting year in the history of Century Media Records, one of the world's most respected independent homes for heavy music, as the label is celebrating its 20th anniversary!
The company's Anniversary year started off with an extremely successful, first-ever yard sale/party at the Century Media office in Dortmund (Germany) in June, where several hundred guests partied out on exclusive live shows by Angel Dust and Turisas. A video with impressions from the event can be seen at this location. A photo gallery for this event can be viewed here.
To further celebrate this anniversary Century Media Records will release the very special 2CD compilation "Covering 20 Years Of Extremes" on September 15th in Europe and on October 14th in North America. The various artists covers-release includes 32 mostly exclusive recordings and will be available in stores for the price of one CD. Sticking to the "keep it in the family" slogan, CM approached their artists about covering songs from other acts within the label's repertoire and the response from the musicians was overwhelming.
Some choices were obvious and homages to the bands that influenced them, others were inspired picks. This combination ended up leading to a heavily entertaining and truly special final result across all sub-genres of heavy music.
Here is the tracklisting: More...
Hollywood is known as the world's most renowned dream factory for anything grand, glamorous and beautiful. With their aptly titled sophomore release, "The Dream," Hollywood's IN THIS MOMENT are poised to realize their very own vision of success worldwide.
"The Dream" was produced by the acclaimed Kevin Churko (Ozzy Osbourne, Shania Twain).
Head over to the group's revamped MySpace page to stream the new track "Forever" and to view the new album's artwork.
"The Dream" will be released across Europe on October 13th, 2008.
Billboard.com reports: Ozzfest 2008, with Metallica and Ozzy Osbourne as headliners, grossed nearly $3.5 million and drew close to 30,000 people to Dallas' Pizza Hut Park, according to producers Sharon Osbourne and AEG Live.
Sponsored by Affliction Clothing, this year's Ozzfest marked the return of the 13-year-old hard music brand after a free run at amphitheaters last year. This year's one-off event did "fantastically well," Sharon Osbourne told Billboard.com. "The one thing is you want for the kids to go away and keep talking about what a great show it was, and that's what they're doing."
In addition to Metallica and Osbourne, mainstage acts were Serj Tankian, Hellyeah, Johnathan Davis, Cavalera Conspiracy, Shadows Fall, Apocalyptica, and In This Moment. The second stage featured Sevendust, Devildriver, Kingdom of Sorrow, Soilent Green, Witchcraft and Goatwhore. On the third stage were the Sword, Drowning Pool, Rigor Mortis, Within Chaos, The Destro and "battle of the bands" winners Debris and Black Tooth.
Osbourne says plans are for Ozzfest to return to Dallas again next summer, likely as a two-day festival, and other cities are also being considered. "Ozzfest ain't going anywhere," she says. "We do try and shake things up and experiment. We're not the old donkey that plods on doing the same sh*t."
Read the full article at Billboard.com.
Five Finger Death Punch will set out on a lengthy tour beginning this September. Joining them will be In This Moment, Bury Your Dead and Another Black Day.
The scheduled dates are as follows:
September 29 - Colorado Springs, CO @ The Black Sheep (FFDP only)
September 30 - Colorado Springs, CO @ The Black Sheep (FFDP only)
October 3 - St. Louis, MO @ Pop’s
October 4 - Grand Rapids, MI @ Orbit Room
October 5 - Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
October 7 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Small’s
October 8 - Louisville, KY @ Headliners
October 10 - Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave
October 11 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
October 12 - Waterloo, IA @ Electric Ballroom
October 14 - Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
October 17 - Chicago, IL @ House of Blues
October 18 - Detroit, MI @ Emerald Theater
October 19 - Toronto, ON @ Opera House
October 20 - Albany, NY @ Northern Lights
October 23 - New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
October 25 - Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
October 28 - Norfolk, VA @ Norva
November 1 - Odessa, TX @ Dos Amigos
November 2 - Lubbock, TX @ Tequila Jungle
November 3 - San Antonio, TX @ Scout Bar
November 5 - Birmingham, AL @ Zydeco
November 7 - Tampa, FL @ The Ritz
November 8 - Ft. Lauderdale @ Revolution
November 10 - Myrtle Beach, SC @House of Blues
November 12 - Nashville, TN @ The Cannery
November 13 - Little Rock, AR @ The Village
November 14 - Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom
November 15 - Houston, TX @ Scout Bar
November 20 - Los Angeles, CA @ House of Blues
November 21 - Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues
November 22 - Fresno, CA @ Crest Theater
November 23 - San Francisco, CA @ The Grand Ballroom*
November 26 - Seattle, WA @ Showbox Market*
November 30 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Salt Air*
December 3 - Las Vegas, NV @ House of Blues*
December 4 - San Diego, CA @ House of Blues*
* = no BURY YOUR DEAD
The single-day Ozzfest 2008 destination event is fast approaching. The festival will be held this Saturday, August 9 in Dallas, Texas. The set times have been released and are as follows (listed mostly in reverse order):
Metallica 9:45 - 11:15 pm
Ozzy Osbourne 8:00 - 9:15 pm
Serj Tankian 6:45 - 7:45 pm
HellYeah/Dime tribute 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Johnathan Davis 4:25 - 5:15 pm
Cavalera Conspiracy 3:35 - 4:15 pm
Shadows Fall 2:50 - 3:25 pm
Apocalyptica 2:10 - 2:40 pm
In This Moment 1:30 - 2:00 pm
Sevendust 4:30 - 5:00 pm
Devildriver 3:30 - 4:00 pm
Kingdom of Sorrow 2:30 - 3:00 pm
Soilent Green 1:30 - 2:00 pm
Witchcraft 12:30 - 1:00 pm
Goatwhore 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Sword 4:00 - 4:30 pm
Drowning Pool 3:00 - 3:30 pm
Rigor Mortis 2:00 - 2:30 pm
Within Chaos 1:00 - 1:30 pm
The Destro 12:00 - 12:30 pm
1st place battle of bands 11:00 - 11:30 am
2nd place battle of bands 10:30 - 10:40 am
Doors open at 10:00 am.
Los Angeles based quintet IN THIS MOMENT has posted a snippet of their new single, "Forever," taken from their forthcoming second album, "The Dream."
The band has also finished work on the new video for the track with acclaimed director David Brodsky (God Forbid, GWAR, Strapping Young Lad), look forward for its debut late next month.
The group is currently preparing to embark on their first run of US shows after weeks of recording that includes a stop at this year's Ozzfest as they open the main stage, which features Ozzy and Metallica. This will be preceded by a handful of dates with Devildriver and some high profile, commercial radio shows alongside such major acts as Seether, P.O.D. and Sevendust. A North American touring announcement is expected to be made in the coming weeks as well.