Swedish melodic/progressive metallers VINDICTIV
, formed and led by guitar sensation Stefan Lindholm
, have tapped producer/engineer Lars Chriss
) to mix their brand new studio CD, tentatively due in early 2013 via an as-yet-undetermined record label.
The band's third album, "Cage of Infinity"
, will mark the recording debut of their new singer, Marco Sandron
), and will see them heading in a more straight-ahead heavy metal direction.
"I made an effort to make the album cohesive, but as a notorious shredder, I couldn't restrain myself completely," laughs Lindholm
released two albums so far — the self-titled debut in 2008 and "Ground Zero"
in 2009. Apart from his main band, Stefan
has been a successful soloist on a number of albums, among them record producer Tom Galley
's international project "Phenomena"
. Other great vocalists Stefan
has worked with include Tony Martin
), Oliver Hartmann
) and Mark Boals
, RING OF FIRE