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Malstrom

Formed: 2002
From: Middle Village, NY, United States
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Malstrom News

Below is our complete Malstrom 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.

The Resurrection Sorrow Announces Tour Dates

New York City doom metal band THE RESURRECTION SORROW has announced an upper East Coast tour in June. The recently confirmed tour bears the lengthy tag "The Unholy Divine Tour Part II: Doom In June Weekend Warpath Style." The tour starts this Friday at the annual Feel Your Boobies Breast Cancer Benefit in State College, Pennsylvania.

After the recent departure of skinsman Louie Gasparro, THE RESURRECTION SORROW have enlisted the help of longtime friend Bill Angelini -- also a previous bandmate of TRS bassist Alex Coelho in NYC act Malstrom -- rounding out the TRS lineup by vocalist Alex Dementia and guitarist Zak Gross.

THE RESURRECTION SORROW "Unholy Divine Tour Part II: Doom In June Weekend Warpath Style" tour dates are as follows:

6/11/2010 The Feel Your Boobies Breast Cancer Benefit @ State College VFW - State College, PA
6/12/2010 Lotsa Metal Club (behind Lotsa Pasta) - Clifton Heights, PA
6/18/2010 Legends Rock Bar - Gales Ferry, CT
6/19/2010 The Electric Company - Utica, NY
6/24/2010 St. Jerome's Bar - New York, NY (Smell the Glove/Midnight Dreams party, no TRS set)
6/25/2010 Crazy 8's! - Seaford, DE
6/26/2010 Krug's Place - Frederick, MD

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The Resurrection Sorrow Announces Northeast Tour

NYC doom/rock band THE RESURRECTION SORROW has announced a northeast tour in support of their latest release, "Hour of the Wolf." The tour dates are as follows:

12/12/2009 Club Sinix - Essex, MD
12/19/2009 Legends Rock Bar - Gales Ferry, CT
01/22/2010 Electric Company - Utica, NY
01/29/2010 London Billiards/Club Oasis - Worcester, MA
02/13/2010 Ace of Clubs - New York, NY w/ Hull, Black Pyramid More...

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Malstrom Disbands Due to Constant Line Up Changes

Bill, the drummer of NY metal band, Malstrom, has issued the following statement regarding the ending of his band:

"Well folks, after 7 years, a demo, two records, and dozens of shows it's time for me to hang up this project. Having spent the past 3.5 years dealing with a never ending plague of lineup changes, it is painfully obvious that there isn't really support out there to learn this music, let alone take it out on the road and perform it. Nonetheless, we'd like to thank all the folks who've helped us out over the years including band members, radio stations, webzines, promoters, studios, other bands, and friends coming out to our shows (when we were playing them) over the past few years. Whether or not any of us goes on to better things, it was fun the few times things were working with this project." More...

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Malstrom Recording New Album

Drummer Bill of NY metallers, Malstrom, has issued the following update:

"While on downtime dealing with the multiple lineup issues we've been having over the past few months while we retool and re-gear for 2009, I've been working with Malstrom alumnus and co-founder Mike Capasso on a new record he has been writing over the past two years. Today I tracked drums for it, and I can now safely say, it'll be a behemoth of a record when it's completed! We're tracking with Kurt Legee (responsible for tracking our Obligated by Obscurity record, as well as guitarist for the criminally unknown and fantastic rock band System Noise) at his Williamsburg based studio Lucid Production. So far this project is featuring three tracks including a mammoth epic clocking in at over 27 minutes. I'll be passing along more details as this project develops, so stay tuned!"

"In Malstrom related news, we will be announcing some major lineup news hopefully over the course of next month, but for now we can announce we are gearing up to take on 2009 with a vengeance to make up our absence for most of 2008!"

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Malstrom Parts Ways With Bassist

New York's Malstrom have issued the following update regarding the departure of their bassist:

"We're disappointed to announce once again that Malstrom is searching for a new bassist.The decision to split with our recently acquired bassist, Rob, was difficult but was ultimately decided to be in the best interests of everyone. We would like to thank Rob for all of his hard work with us and wish him the best. Now we our once again faced with the challenge of finding a new bassist to fill the shoes of another dedicated and competent bassist. As always, if you or someone you know would be interested in working with us, don't hesitate to contact us, we would like to fill the bass vacancy ASAP so we can begin to hit the road again." More...

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Malstrom Welcomes New Guitarist

New York metallers, Malstrom, issue the following band update welcoming their new guitarist:

"After spending nearly the past 2 years on replacing and searching for new members, Malstrom is officially a five piece once again! In addition to still relatively new bassist Rob and new guitarist Matt, we welcome new guitarist Mike! This new lineup will be premiered at out first show back in NYC at none other than Ace of Clubs on Saturday, July 26th. Additionally, we are working on new songs like madmen and will be premiering new material on the 26th! More show dates are in the works, see you on the road!"

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Malstrom Post New Music Online

New York metal band, Malstrom, have posted two new songs on their myspace page. The songs, entitled 'My Mortal Fetish' and 'The Beast', come off their latest CD, The War Will Be Lost.

The tracklisting for the CD entitled "The War Will Be Lost" is as follows:

1. Our Last Bird Flies on Forever
2. My Mortal Fetish
3. Meridian
4. Day of Days
5. The Beast
6. Whither the Kill
7. The War Will Be Lost

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