French decadent metallers WORMFOOD have announced the addition of keyboardist Pierre Le Pape (EMBRYONIC CELLS, KIM'S OVER SILENCE) to the group's ranks.
The band's current lineup is as follows:
* Renaud Fauconnier (BORGIA / ABSTRUSA UNDE / KETELO TROPO / PSY K TRIP): Guitar
* Vincent Liard (LONAH / DESERT ORANGE): Bass
* Thomas Jacquelin: Drums
* Pierre Le Pape (EMBRYONIC CELLS, KIM'S OVER SILENCE): Keyboards
* Emmanuel "El Worm" Levy (ex-CARNIVAL IN COAL): Vocals, Guitar
WORMFOOD recently inked a deal with Deadlight Entertainment (UNDERCOVER SLUT, BUKOWSKI, LIVARKAHIL) for the release of the band's new album, entitled "Posthume". Due in September, the CD "comes like the best gift for your ex-girlfriend," according to a press release. "It [contains] eight tracks in the vein of TYPE O NEGATIVE, ANGE and PARADISE LOST, including a cover of STEPHAN EICHER's 'Des Hauts et des Bas', and features guest appearance by Paul Bento (CARNIVORE, TYPE O NEGATIVE) on sitar and eletronic tempura."
"Posthume" track listing:
01. Les Noces sans Retour
02. Vanité des Amants
03. Troubles Alimentaires
04. Passage à Vide
06. Des Hauts et des Bas
07. Le Seul Amour
The song "Les Noces sans Retour", featuring a guest appearance by Paul Bento on sitar, is available for streaming in the YouTube clip below.
"Posthume" was recorded at the Walnut Groove Studio with producer Axel Wursthorn (ex-CARNIVAL IN COAL), who in 2007 joined WORMFOOD as the group's keyboardist and arranger.
WORMFOOD's debut album, entitled "France", came out in 2005 on the Italian label Code666.