Schecter Guitar Research has announced the addition of BLACK VEIL BRIDES to its artist roster for 2013. Jake and Jinxx of BLACK VEIL BRIDES are a welcome addition to the already stellar lineup of Schecter endorsees such as Jerry Horton (PAPA ROACH), Synyster Gates and Zacky Vengeance (AVENGED SEVENFOLD), and Nikki Sixx (MÖTLEY CRÜE, SIXX: A.M.). Check out a two-part video interview below.
BLACK VEIL BRIDES' movie, "Legion Of The Black", will be released this June as part of "Wretched And Divine: Ultimate Edition". The band's latest CD, "Wretched And Divine: The Story Of The Wild Ones", will be repackaged in a large black box with all-new artwork, three new songs and the "Legion Of The Black" movie as well as a book of unreleased photographs and other awesome goodies.
BLACK VEIL BRIDES screened "Legion Of The Black" at the Silent Movie Theater in Los Angeles, California in December.
Directed by Patrick Fogarty, written by Andy Biersack, Patrick Fogarty and Richard Villa III, "Legion Of The Black" tells the visual story of "Wretched And Divine: The Story Of The Wild Ones". The film follows a group of rebels known as "The Wild Ones" as they defend their hearts, minds and bodies against F.E.A.R.
"Wretched And Divine: The Story Of The Wild Ones" sold 42,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 7 on The Billboard 200 chart. Released on January 8 via Lava/Universal Republic, the CD was produced by by John Feldmann (PAPA ROACH, THE USED, ATREYU) and is a full-fledged concept effort. The cover artwork for the album was created by the band's longtime friend, artist Richard Villa.