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Latest Divine Heresy News
Below is our complete Divine Heresy 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.
God Forbid has issued the following announcement about performing at a benefit show for ex-Divine Heresy vocalist Tommy Vext:
"God Forbid will be playing this special benefit show to help our good friend Tommy Vext who was recently attacked, seriously injured, hospitalized, and is need some help with his medical bills. GF hasn't played in NYC in a year and a half so it should be a good time.
"Sunday Nov 28th - Santos Party House in New York City: God Forbid, Mutiny Within, Dead Men Dreaming, Timeless (Reunion), Human Decline (Reunion), Judas Syndrome, Empyreon, A Great Day To Die. Tix $15 ADV, $17 DOS. Keep in mind this is a matinee show with a 1pm start and GF hitting the stage at 6pm sharp! Get there early and support please!"
Raunchy vocalist Kasper Thomsen has announced he will sit out Rthe band's upcoming European tour with Sybreed and Threat Signal. Travis Neal of Divine Heresy will act as Kasper Thomsen's temporary replacement. You can view the lists of dates, cities and venues for the our below:
14.11.2010 - Bournemouth (UK) "Champions"*
15.11.2010 - Southampton (UK) "Joiners" *
16.11.2010 - Nottingham (UK) "The Bodega Social Club"*
17.11.2010 - High Wycombe (UK) "Wycombe Academy"*
18.11.2010 - London (UK) "Barfly"*
19.11.2010 - Terneuzen (The Netherlands) "De Pit"
20.11.2010 - Copenhagen (Denmark) "The Rock"*
22.11.2010 – Oldenburg (Germany) “Cadillac”
23.11.2010 - Darmstadt (Germany) "Steinbruch Theatre"
24.11.2010 – Lyon (France) “Lyon Hall”
25.11.2010 - Barcelona (Spain) "Be Cool"
26.11.2010 - Madrid (Spain) "La Sala El Grito”
27.11.2010 - Lisboa (Portugal) "Side B Lounge"
28.11.2010 - Porto (Portugal) "Porto Rio"
29.11.2010 - Bilbao (Spain) "RockStar Live"
01.12.2010 - Turin (Italy) "Lapsus"
02.12.2010 - Bologna (Italy) "Blogos"
03.12.2010 - Aarau (Switzerland) "KiFF"
04.12.2010 - Bulle (Switzerland) "Ebullition"
05.12.2010 - Vienna (Austria) "Viper Room"
06.12.2010 - Stuttgart (Germany) "Die Roehre"*
07.12.2010 - Koeln (Germany) "Underground"*
New Zealand's Just One Fix has issued the following update about The Metal Bar releasing a compilation album:
"That's right, The Metal Bar (vocalist Riccardo Ball's all-metal show on Juice TV) is releasing it's very own album, including 38 brutal tracks scattered over two discs from acts all around the world such as Slipknot, Trivium, Machine Head, Cavalera Conspiracy, Megadeth, Cradle of Filth, Soulfly, Mastodon, Korn, Disturbed, Avenged Sevenfold, Lamb of God, DevilDriver, Heaven and Hell, Opeth, Rob Zombie, Killswitch Engage, Parkway Drive, Murderdolls, Hatebreed, Divine Heresy, Mutiny Within, Taking Dawn, Subtract, In Dread Response, Just One Fix, Fear Factory, 3 Inches of Blood and heaps, heaps more.
"When the Knife Comes Down, our first single from new album 'Blood Horizon' which was nominated 'Best Metal Video' for the Juice Awards 2010, will be featured on the album! Support the metal - pick up your copy September 27!"
Divine Hersey's Dino Cazares, who is also the Fear Factory guitarist, will be pulling double duty during this month's Fear Factory North American tour. Cazares commented:
“We have been waiting patiently for the perfect touring opportunity to present itself and I couldn’t possibly be more pleased to have Divine Heresy open all of the Fear Factory shows this July. I am excited to pull double duty for the first time and I am relieved that we could finally make this happen. It makes perfect sense for Divine Heresy to open for Fear Factory and we promise to deliver a brutal set that is going to annihilate everyone. Be sure to come by the merch booth each night to say hello to us all and we look forward to seeing everyone soon. It’s certainly been way too long.”
The upcoming dates with Divine Heresy, Fear Factory, 36 Crazyfists, and After The Burial are as follows: More...
Candlelight Records today confirms three more in-store/meet-and-greets as part of Fear Factory's ongoing Fear Campaign American Tour 2010. All four members of the band will be available to meet with fans at Magnolia Thunderpussy in Columbus, Ohio on May 30, Digital Ferret Records in Philadelphia on June 6, and Vintage Vinyl Records in Fords, New Jersey on June 10.
Fear Factory, currently on tour supporting their latest album "Mechanize," had a brief scare earlier this week when their tour bus nearly went off road while in route to Boise, Idaho. Luckily no one was injured and the band made their show at Knitting Factory Concert House without much delay. Guitarist Dino Cazares says, “We were on our way to Boise for a day off when about 8:45am our bus driver fell asleep at the wheel. He swerved to the opposite side of the road. Most of us woke up when we felt the bus on the rumble strips and then the dirt. He woke up in time to swerve back onto our side of the road and pull over.” Continuing he notes, “thank god there was no on coming cars or 18-wheelers on the road. Everyone is fine just a little nervous.”
The upcoming Fear Factory tour dates are as follows: More...
Tonight's Headbangers Ball on MTV2 at 2 AM ET/PT will feature The Black Dahlia Murder and the following lineup of videos:
The Black Dahlia Murder - "Everything Went Black"
The Black Dahlia Murder - "Necropolis"
Janus - "Eyesore"
Megadeth - "Head Crusher"
The Black Dahlia Murder - "What A Horrible Night To Have A Curse"
Divine Heresy - "Facebreaker"
In This Moment - "Call Me"
The Black Dahlia Murder - "Statutory Ape"
German black metal band SECRETS OF THE MOON have started their North American tour with Moonspell.
As was previously announced, Samael have dropped off the upcoming North American tour with Moonspell and have been replaced by Divine Heresy. Also appearing on the bill are Book of Black Earth and Secrets of the Moon.
Commented Divine Heresy guitarist Dino Cazares: "We have been waiting patiently for the perfect touring opportunity to present itself and we couldn't possibly be more pleased to be direct support to the mighty MOONSPELL this fall. This North American tour is exactly what we were looking for as we wanted a chance to perform in front of a lot of new faces that might not have been exposed to our band. This tour marks the kick-off of a massive worldwide touring campaign to support the new 'Bringer of Plagues' album. DIVINE HERESY is better than ever and we are embarking on this tour with only one, simple goal in mind: to annihilate everything in our path. Expect an unrelenting set and if your jaw isn't on the floor when we finish, then we haven't done our job, but that won't be the case. Be sure to come by the merch booth each night to say hello to us all and we look forward to seeing everyone soon. It's certainly been way too long."
The currently confirmed dates are as follows: More...
Switzerland’s Samael will no longer be appearing alongside Moonspell on their North American tour this October/November. Taking their place will be Divine Heresy.
Samael has issued the following statement:
“Unfortunately SAMAEL will not be able come to North America this fall along with MOONSPELL. We’ve checked into every possibility with our booking agent and partners at Nuclear Blast but the financial costs are too deep into the red to make things work. We’d like to apologize to all our fans who were looking forward to seeing SAMAEL live but rest assured that we are looking into coming over again in early 2010. We also want to express our deepest regret to our friends in MOONSPELL.”
The video for Divine Heresy's "Face Breaker" released a couple of days ago. Watch Dino shred in a post-apocalyptic wasteland after the jump. More...
Divine Heresy has issued the following statement thanking fans for their support:
"We all here at the DH camp would like to take a little time to say thank you to each and every one of you out there that went out and picked up our new CD 'Bringer of Plagues' and helped us get into the Billboard top 200 chart for the first time ever.
"We put our blood, sweat, hearts and souls into each minute of music that you hear on this CD and we did it for all of you. Our true fans that sweat, bleed and rock with us in every city that we play in. So we give our thanks and respect to you all. You are ANARCHAOS! 'So rise up to be heard' and lets bring this plague across this entire fucking planet! We will see you all on the road!
Dino, Travis, Tim and Joe"
Cazares is going to be a special guest on Liquid Metal (Sirius 27/XM 42) today beginning at 6PM EST. He will join host Jose Mangin for a very candid, in-depth interview covering a barrage of topics ranging from newcomer Travis Neal’s stellar performance, the stress and expectations of new Fear Factory material, how he created the most aggressive offering of his career with DIVINE HERESY’s Bringer of Plagues album and how he loves his authentic Mexican dishes. Cazares will be with Mangin from 6PM to midnight EST (middle of each hour) and you don’t want to miss out on this exciting and introspective interview while being treated to a ton of material from the amazing new effort.
Divine Heresy is currently set to release their new album "Bringer Of Plagues" on July 28th. The band recently shot a music video for the song "Facebreaker" from the album. Photographs of the music video recording process can be viewed here.
Dino Cazares revealed in a recent interview with Pyromusic.net that Divine Heresy will be shooting a new music video next month. An excerpt from the interview can be found below. More...
Read the full article at Pyromusic.net.
Divine Heresy has uploaded the first track from their forthcoming second album, "Bringer Of Plagues" online. You can check out the song "Face Breaker" by heading to the bands official Myspace. This will be the band's first album with new vocalist Travis Neal, who replaced singer Tommy "Vext" Cummings after an altercation between himself and guitarist Dino Cazares.
Fear Factory vocalist Burton C. Bell and former Fear Factory/current Divine Heresy guitarist Dino Cazares have announced that they will be forming a new project along with thrash metal drumming legend Gene Hoglan (Dark Angel, Forbbiden, Testament, Dethklok Strapping Yound Lad amongst others) with Fear Factory bass player Byron Stroud rumoured to be part of the lineup too. The band currently has no name but one is expected to be revealed soon.
Divine Heresy has announced a short string of upcoming U.S. tour dates. The currently confirmed dates are as follows:
3/31 - The Rock - Tucson, Arizona
4/1 - The Clubhouse - Tempe, Arizona
4/2 - Whisky A Go Go - Hollywood, California
4/3 - Jumping Turtle - San Marcos, California
4/4 - Cheyenne Saloon - Las Vegas, Nevada
Divine Heresy, the band featuring former Fear Factory guitarist Dino Cazares has announced that they will be heading into the studio in February to record their second album. The album will be the bands first with vocalist Travis Neal (formerly of The Bereaved and Pushed), since the band fired their original lead vocalist Tommy "Vext" Cummings who is now singing for the reunited Snot. Divine Heresy will be enlisting the services of production team Dirty Icon (Logan Mader and Lucas Banker) who have previously produced albums for Cavalera Conspiracy, Gojira and Five Finger Death Punch.
Guitarist Dino Cazares has posted the following message online: "With Neal now having a few shows under his belt, his confidence is coming across through the new material. The songwriting process has been great and the ideas are constantly flowing. Collaborating with Tim Yeung [drums], Joe Payne [bass] and Neal, all together hashing out ideas in the practice space, has been very therapeutic and enjoyable. We all have a collective desire to take our performances to the next level with this release to undoubtedly prove that we are one of the most devastating bands in the scene today. Prepare to be annihilated and stay tuned to our MySpace page for studio reports and new video footage."
A backstage interview with Snot guitarists Sonny Mayo and Mikey Doling aswell as new vocalist Tommy "Vext" Cummings has been posted online. You can check it out below. During the interview the members explain how the reunion came about, how they hired singer former Divine Hresy frontman Tommy "Vext" Cummings and how the fans reacated to the decision. More...
Another clip from the forthcoming Roadrunner United DVD has been posted online. You can check it out below. The DVD chronicles the one night only concert when members of the Roadrunner roster, past and present, joined forces to perform classic songs from Roadrunner history. The tracklisting is as follows:
1. Punishment (originally by Biohazard)
Evan Seinfeld- Vocals
Billy Graziadei- Vocals
Dino Cazares- Guitar
Andreas Kisser- Guitar
Adam Duce- Bass
Joey Jordison- Drums
2. Set It Off (originally by Madball)
Jamey Jasta- Vocals
Andreas Kisser- Guitar
Dino Cazares- Guitar
Paul Gray- Bass
Joey Jordison- Drums More...