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Below is our complete Crystal Tears 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.
A second teaser trailer for the new Crystal Tears album "Hellmade," narrated by Lew Temple (The Walking Dead, The Devil's Rejects) and edited by FrameBOX Productions can now be seen online. Check it out below.
The previously posted first trailer is also still available at this location. "Hellmade" is due out March 28th, 2014 via Massacre Records.
Greek power metal act Crystal Tears, featuring Danish vocalist Søren Nico Adamsen (Dignity/ex-Artillery), released a trailer for the forthcoming release "Hellmade," which drops on March 28th via Massacre Records. The album features guest appearances by Patrick Gardberg (Solution .45) and Laki Ragazas (Devil's Train/Mystic Prophecy).
The album is the band's third full length studio album and first to feature Adamsen on vocals along with Hungarian guitarist Mark Nagy, both who joined in 2012. It was produced by Mystic Prophecy vocalist R.D. Liapakis and mixed & mastered by Christian Schmid & R.D. Liapakis. A trailer for the release can be viewed just below the video clip.
A video for the first single "Out of the Shadows"can be viewed over here.
Check out the trailer for "Hellmade" here: More...
Greek power metal act Crystal Tears, now fronted by Denmark's Søren Adamsen (ex-Artillery/Dignity), posted a music video for the new track "Out of the Shadows." The song appears on the upcoming new album "Hellmade." The album drops via Massacre Records on March 28, 2014.
Check out "Out of the Shadows" here:
Crystal Tears' upcoming third album has finally gotten a name: "Hellmade!" Massacre Records comments on the album:
"Having stepped it up a gear, Crystal Tears sounds more brutal, heavy & melodic than ever! With multi-vocalist Søren Adamsen (ex-Artillery) and producer R. D. Liapakis (Mystic Prophecy, Devil's Train, Suicidal Angels et al.), the band evolved to an unstoppable metal riffing machine!
"The cover artwork of 'Hellmade' was designed by Siege Ind, who already worked with bands such as Scar Symmetry, Suicide Silence or Bleed From Within. More...
Massacre Records has posted the following announcement online about recruiting Crystal Tears to the label's roster:
"We want to welcome the multinational quintet Crystal Tears to the Massacre Records family! The band was formed in the late 90's in Greece and issued several demos before they released their debut album 'Choirs Of Immortal' in 2006 via Pure Steel Records. It didn't take long until they shared stages with bands such as W.A.S.P., Riot or Jag Panzer!
"Crystal Teaars have left their mark as one of Greece's best heavy metal acts and have proven to be a persistent, innovative and unstoppable force. Their musical roots can be traced back from the good ol' heavy metal of the Eighties up to modern metal.
"Their second album 'Generation X' followed in 2010 and was released via 7Hard. The album received rave reviews worldwide and initiated the band's first tour in Greece.
"The band announced the addition of the Danish singer Søren Nico Adamsen (ex-Artillery) as well as the Hungarian guitarist Máté Nagy in late 2012 and started working on their third full-length album, which was recorded with producer R. D. Liapakis (Mystic Prophecy, Devil's Train). With the new line-up, Crystal Tears sound more brutal, heavy & melodic than ever!"
Drummer Chrisafis commented about the signing: "It's a funny feeling... I own so many albums from Massacre Records’ catalogue and now Crystal Tears is a part of the family... yes! We want to thank all the people that put their trust in us and that have been supporting our band one way or another. We promise that we'll do our best!"
Crystal Tears’ new studio album will be released later this year through Massacre Records.
Greek power metallers Crystal Tears has posted the following studio update online:
"Having reached November 2008 and yes, vocal recordings plus some extra tracks are finally over!
"Germany's Music Factory studio and R. D. Liapakis (producer) along with C. Schmid (sound engineer) are ready to begin the editing, mixing and mastering procedures of the album.
"At the other part of Europe, IAN PARRY (ELEGY, CONSORTIUM) paid a visit to Thessaloniki, Greece to meet Crystal Tears. During this 7-day meeting the guys did two different photo sessions, shot their debut video clip, rehearsed, recorded some BVs (backing vocals, choirs and shouts) and partied their nuts off!
"Crystal Tears' job is done here. The band's music and all production details are left in the hands of people we trust."