"some music was meant to stay underground..."


Formed: 2000
From: Brooklyn, NY, United States
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Invidia News

Below is our complete Invidia 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.

Skinlab Rejoined By Ex-Guitarist For Upcoming Tour

Skinlab announce that guitarist Marcos Medina (now Invidia) will be returning to their lineup for their forthcoming tour. The band comments on his return:

"We like to welcome our brother Marcos Medina Rivera (Invidia) back into the Skinlab touring machine. Marcos is no stranger the our family, crushing many stages with us. It’s an honor to jam with our homey again for what’s sure to be an awesome tour……. see you all very soon ."

Those plans include this early 2018 tour with Pissing Razors and Shattered Sun: More...

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Invidia To Hit The Road With Wednesday 13

It may sound trite, but Invidia is truly a brotherhood. Each member of this brotherhood has a story that reflects the quote above. When the band came together to make "As The Sun Sleeps" (Steamhammer/Oblivion/SPV), each member knew just what they didn't want and how far they were willing to go to make it work on their terms. Invidia features current members of Five Finger Death Punch and Skinlab.

Recently, Invidia announced the addition of Evan Seidlitz as the newest member of the band, replacing vocalist Travis Johnson. Seidlitz is no stranger to the frontman spotlight, known for his work in Vyces, Thrown Into Exile and Grimace. The band is very excited to be on this new journey with Seidlitz and has no doubts that fans will be pleased with what he has to bring to the table.

Hot on the heels of the release of the debut record, Invidia is set to return to the road this summer first in support of Wednesday 13 through July. Then following a quick break the band will devastate the nation again as part of the Metal Alliance Tour alongside Overkill, Crowbar, Havok and Black Fast. A complete list of all dates can be found below.

Bassist Matt Snell cannot wait to get back out on the road with Invidia: "When offered the Wednesday 13 tour we were thrilled... for us it's a total 90 degree turn and a unique challenge as a band. We are all fans of Wednesday 13, and we know we have the goods... its just time to deliver! Get your creepy on!"

He continues: "The Metal Alliance tour is yet another dream come true for us. Having opened for Overkill myself when I was just a kid in River Grove IL, in 1994, I can only hope to have the Overkill guys sign my tour flyer from that show. But more important for us as a band is the significance of festivals that stray just enough from the mainstream to remind us all that music is art!"

Confirmed dates are as follows: More...

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Invidia Premieres New Song "As The Sun Sleeps"

Invidia (In This Moment, Ex-Five Finger Death Punch, etc.) premieres the title track of the forthcoming new album "As The Sun Sleeps", which will arrive in stores March 31st on SPV Records.

Check out now "As The Sun Sleeps" below.

Comments guitarist Brian Jackson of the song: More...

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Invidia Welcome New Bassist and Seek New Vocalist

New York death thrashers, Invidia, have found a new bassist. They have issued the following welcoming message on their MySpace page:

"We're are happy to announce we have found a new bassist. Not only is he extremely talented, he looks just like Rob Halford!!! And no he's not gay."

"His name is Ray Peterson, and has been playing bass for over 30 years. Ray was also one of Jaco Pastorius top students, and believe me, it fucking shows!!! Ray has also just finished writing an Advanced Bass Technique book soon to be published once all revisions have been made. It features pieces such as Bach, Beethoven and tons of solos that Jaco Pastorius himself had played in his live years. More info on that soon to come." More...

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