SUICIDAL ANGELS

+ SKULL FIST + EVIL INVADERS + CRISIX

12 Out 2016
Abertura de Portas: 20h00
Início: 20h30
Entrada: 20,00€

O Thrash é, de todos os sub-estilos, aquele que melhor representa a rebeldia da juventude, a energia sem limites e a atitude “fuck off” que caracteriza o Metal enquanto género musical. Por isso, é constantemente renovado com sangue novo, jovens bandas que procuram imitar os seus ídolos num ciclo permanente de shred e energia juvenil. Formados no início do novo milénio, os gregos Suicidal Angels estiveram na vanguarda daquilo que se convencionou chamar “nova vaga de Thrash” e, desde aí, construíram uma discografia, reputação e base de fãs que os colocam entre as mais respeitadas entidades europeias de heavy metal. E será para pagar essa dívida de sangue que os gregos viajarão pela Europa no Outono, na digressão Division Of Blood Tour, que tem passagem marcada por Portugal, mais concretamente pelo clube lisboeta RCA, a 12 de Outubro. Na bagagem, os SUICIDAL ANGELS trarão o seu mais recente álbum, precisamente intitulado «Division Of Blood» (sai a 27 de Maio) e um grupo de bandas amigas de novo thrash old school que inclui os Skull Fist, os Evil Invaders (OFFICIAL) e os Crisix.

SUICIDAL ANGELS
Homepage: www.suicidalangels.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/SuicidalAngels
www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGZ519dUppw

SKULL FIST
Facebook: www.facebook.com/skullfisted
www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZ0pOmZLE8w

EVIL INVADERS
Homepage: www.evilinvaders.be
Facebook: www.facebook.com/evilinvaders
www.youtube.com/watch?v=zhgwRBb48VI

CRISIX
Homepage: www.crisixband.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/CrisixOfficial
www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Kf5bxWrcwE

Oriundos do Canadá e com dois álbuns já lançados, os Skull Fist são uma banda de abertura perfeita para os Suicidal Angels, a julgar pelos índices de shred e velocidade apresentados em disco e ao vivo. Os Evil Invaders, oriundos da Bélgica, são outra das bandas de abertura. Andam na estrada a promover o disco de estreia «Pulses Of Pleasure» e prometem uma generosa dose de décibeis. Os espanhóis Crisix não deixarão os créditos do thrash ibérico por mãos alheias.

O concerto de Lisboa a ser realizado no RCA Club no dia 12 de Outubro deste ano de 2016. As portas abrirão às 20:30 com o ínicio das hostilidades meia hora depois. O preço dos bilhetes será de 20€ em venda antecipada e de 22.50€ no próprio dia. Os bilhetes serã colocados à venda em breve. Entretanto os bilhetes estarão disponíveis desde já em pré-venda (enviar mail para seven.hills.productions.pt@gmail.com para mais informações).

SUICIDAL ANGELS

Fundada – 1 de janeiro de 2001

Género
THRASH METAL

Membros
Nick – Guitar / Vocals,
Orfeas – Drums,
Gus – Guitar,
Angel – Bass

Naturalidade
ATHENS, GREECE

Companhia discográfica
NoiseArt Records

Influências
Slayer, Dark Angel, Sepultura, Sacred Reich, Forbidden, Atrophy, Sadus, Razor, Sodom, Kreator, Paradox, Suffocation, Cannibal Corpse, Obituary, Massacre, Bolt Thrower, Morbid Angel, Unleashed, Inveracity and more…

Biografia
Suicidal Angels are:

Nick: Vocals / Guitar
Orfeas: Drums
Gus: Guitar
Angel: Bass
Suicidal Angels were formed in early 2001, a time when founder Nick Melissourgos was only 16 years old. The musical steps the band was meant to follow were leading to the realm of old school thrash metal, Nick’s major musical influence. That’s pretty much obvious in the band’s first demo, “United by Hate” (July 2001), which is nowadays extremely difficult to find.

Back then Suicidal Angels were more of a school band having a good time. After some early line-up changes though, Nick meets Orfeas Tzortzopoulos (drums), and a unique musical chemistry is born. The band records its second demo, “Angels’ Sacrifice” (December 2003) and things gradually become more serious. Based on this demo, the band starts promoting itself and the first concerts are scheduled.

During April 2004 Suicidal Angels record a new demo called “The Calm before the Storm”, which receives good reviews in metal magazines and fanzines throughout Europe. In September 2004, the band releases an EP called “Bloodthirsty Humanity”, which receives even better reviews compared to the previous demos. Meanwhile, the group tries to perform live whenever possible.

It was shortly after the show with Tankard in October 2004, when Themis Katsimichas (guitars) joined the band, at first just to help with the first ever gig abroad (Bucharest, 2005) and then as a full member, teaming with Nick to create a fast and technical thrash guitar duo.

During Fall/Winter of 2005 the band records a four song mini CD called “Armies of Hell”, which gets distribution by EVIL RECORDS and hits the stores in Greece in early 2006. The reviews from European metal magazines were once again very encouraging.

In April 2006, bass player Christine decides to leave the band and is replaced by Sotiris Skarpalezos shortly after. The band continues to perform live in concerts both in Greece and abroad (Germany and Poland, Summer 2006).

On October 16, 2006, Suicidal Angels sign their first record deal, with California based OSM Records. The plans for the recording of a full length album are in motion. However, the band still tries to play live as much as possible, knowing full well that that’s the only way to become a better act.

Recordings of “Eternal Domination” started in January 2007 and the band spent two months recording, mixing and mastering the album, to achieve the best outcome. When it became obvious that it would be very difficult to do this in Greece, the group didn’t hesitate to seek help from abroad and sent the master tapes to the USA, to be mixed and mastered by acclaimed producer Colin Davis in Los Angeles, California.

Shortly after, in April 2007, Rotting Christ founder Sakis Tolis invited Suicidal Angels to become part of Rotting Christ’s “Theogonia Balkans tour 2007”, giving them their first chance to tour in Europe. It was an opportunity that could not be missed and the band began its first serious attempt to play its music in foreign land.

The group’s first full length album, “Eternal Domination”, was finally released on July 16, 2007. The album received very good reviews worldwide and Suicidal Angels embarked on a never ending journey promoting it.

In May 2007, the band gave one of its most important shows, supporting Kreator in Athens, Greece. Mille Petrozza was truly impressed by the band’s performance and, to the band’s astonishment, appeared on stage wearing the Suicidal Angels T-shirt the group had offered him as a gift. It was the beginning of a series of fortunate events, as Mille would continue to pinpoint Suicidal Angels as one of the best new thrash metal bands in various occasions.

In November 2007, Suicidal Angels toured along with death metal pioneers Massacre in Europe, as part of Massacre’s reunion tour. For the first time they visited many countries in Western Europe, having the chance to get a lot of people acquainted with their fast, technical and furious thrash. They received positive feedback and support throughout the tour and became even more determined to carry on with their vision.

In April and May 2008, the band toured with English thrashers Onslaught and continued to promote “Eternal Domination”, building on live performance experience along the way. The feedback was once again highly positive, especially in cities such as Sofia, Bulgaria, where Suicidal Angels had performed twice in the past.

The time had finally come to present the album to the Greek audience. On May 11, 2008, the band performed live in its hometown, Athens, and the Greek fans proved once again that they are the wildest and craziest in the world. That night’s show just had to be put on tape, for everyone to experience just what unbelievable support the band receives from its friends in Greece.

Following that concert, Suicidal Angels took a break from performing live and focused on rehearsing new songs for their second album. However, another concert supporting Nile took place in October 2008 in Athens, Greece, where the band had the chance to perform in front of some of the most loyal fans a band can ever have.

In December 2008, bass player Sotiris decided that Suicidal Angels were no longer a priority for him and went his separate way. Currently, Suicidal Angels are taking care of the final details for the recording of the new album, which will take place in March 2009 in Germany, under the direction of producer and Mystic Prophecy lead singer R.D. Liapakis.

In March 2009, Suicidal Angels entered the studio (Prophecy and Music Factory Studios, Germany) under the direction of the producer R.D. Liapakis and recorded the second full length named “Sanctify the Darkness”. At the same time, the band took part in the so-called Rock The Nation Award 2009, which was held in partnership with Nuclear Blast Records and Boomer Entertainment as well as highly anticipated print magazines from all over Europe such as Metal Hammer (D, I, GR, E), Terrorizer UK, Rock Tribune B, Scream NO, Metallian F and Spark CZ. Suicidal Angels were picked final winnter from over 1200 band submissions!

After the album was released via Nuclear Blast Records in November 2009, the band went out on several big tours with Kataklysm, Belphegor, Overkill and played all big festivals such as Metalcamp, Sonisphere Greece, Wacken Open Air, PartySan and Summer Breeze. With NoiseArt Records, the band finally found a strong partner and a perfect home as the label is a division of Rock The Nation, wich also does the booking for Suicidal Angels!

Now, with joined forces and full force, after a very successful year in 2010, the thrash metal tank has produced its 3rd longplayer entitled “Dead Again”. The amazing cover artwork was created by none other but Ed Repka (Megadeth, Death and more) while R.D. Liapakis of Mystic Prophecy once again produced the band’s album. With “Dead Again” Suicidal Angels have again taken thrash metal to another level – tight, aggressive, fast and old school as fuck! That’s how they do it!

This is the story so far! Be prepared for fast and furious thrash metal, ‘cause when it comes to Suicidal Angels that’s the only metal you’ll get!

THE JOURNEY HAS BEGUN. JOIN THE MOSHING CREW!

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SKULL FIST

Nasceu a 2011

Data de lançamento
September 2011

Género
Heavy Metal

Membros
Zach Slaughter on vr gr
Jonny Nesta on gr
Casey Guest on br
JJ Tartaglia on dr

Naturalidade
Toronto, On, CANADUH

Companhia discográfica
NoiseArt Records / Rock the Nation Booking

Prémios
The award of eternal life through song…… and showing people your butt…mostly the butt part.

Diretor-geral
Management@SkullFist.org

Influências
jungle juice

Localização atual
Toronto

Biografia
1st album “Head of the Pack” released aug 2011
2nd album “Chasing the Dream” released jan 2014
available at www.skullfist.bigcartel.com
or from your local record shops yo

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EVIL INVADERS

Género
Thrash / Speed Metal

Membros
Joe – Vocals / Guitars
Max Mayhem – Lead guitars
Senne Jacobs – Drums
Joeri – Bass guitar

Naturalidade
Leopoldsburg

Companhia discográfica
Napalm Records

Diretor-geral
Enzo Marangelli / Enzo@evilinvaders.com

Influências
Exciter, Venom, early Metallica, Motörhead, Kreator, Mercyful Fate, Black Sabbath, Exodus, Agent Steel, W.A.S.P, Crimson Glory, Overkill, …

Localização atual
Belgium

Fotografias

CRISIX

Fundada a 2008

Género
Metal

Membros
Juli Bazooka: Vocals – Javi Carry: Drums – B.B. Plaza: Guitars – Albert Requena: Guitars – Dani Ramis: Bass

Naturalidade
La Conca d’Òdena (Barcelona)

Companhia discográfica
Listenable Records
Fallen Records

Diretor-geral
Management: Ana Lipec | ana@masterofmetal.net

Biografia
Formed in Barcelona in 2008, CRISIX have gone from fearsome youthful talented thrash metallers winning WACKEN Metal Battle contest in 2009, being voted as best Spanish upcoming band in ROCK ZONE magazine for their debut album ‘The Menace’ (2011), to one of the most revered new European powerhouse in the thrash metal genre.

The band has been a merciless touring machine from the start, rampaging many European clubs and festivals ever since with incredible enthusiasm and conviction. Recorded at Moontower studios (ES) and mixed and mastered by Erik Rutan , ‘Rise..then rest’ (2013) has been steadily consolidating the band’s popularity further even leading to being elected as best new artist on MTV iggy show.

New album ‘From Blue to Black’ showcases the band’s catchiest, most powerful, devastating material. Although not celebrating a multifaceted metal, CRISIX inject such crisp ,velocity and entertainment that it results in a departure from a well worn thrash metal format.

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