Terrorizer magazine's Jill Mikkelson conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek of Polish extreme metallers VADER at this year's Metalcamp festival, which was held on July 2-8, 2009 in Tolmin, Slovenia. Watch the six-minute chat below.
"We Are The Horde", a new song from VADER, is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. The track comes off the band's new album, "Necropolis", which will be released in North America on September 22. The CD was recorded at Hertz studios in Bialystok, Poland with the Wieslawski Bros.. Tue Madsen, who previously worked with such bands as MOONSPELL, CATARACT, HEAVEN SHALL BURN and many more, mixed the CD at his Antfarm Studios in Denmark.
"Necropolis" will be released in two formats: a regular jewel-case (11 tracks only) and a limited edition digipack with the following bonus tracks + bonus DVD:
02. Rise Of The Undead
03. Never Say My Name
05. The Seal
06. Dark Heart
08. Summoning The Future
10. We Are The Horde
11. When The Sun Drowns In Dark
12) Black Metal (VENOM cover) *
13) Fight Fire With Fire (METALLICA cover) **
* With guest Bart Krysiuk (HERMH)
** With guest Maciek Taff (ROOTWATER, BLACK RIVER)
The bonus DVD features a portion of a benefit show VADER performed at on April 26 in Krakow, Poland for Covan (DECAPITATED). The Studio Club show was recorded by five cameras and has HD quality courtesy of Inbornmedia Company from Wroclaw.
"To Live!!!" bonus DVD track listing:
01. Crucified Ones
02. Black To The Blind
03. The Epitaph
06. This Is The War
07. Lead Us!!!
VADER will embark on the 38-date "Decibel Presents: Nuclear Blast's Monsters Of Death Tour" through North America beginning November 4 in Baltimore, Maryland.
The complete billing for the trek is as follows:
SUCCESS WILL WRITE APOCALYPSE ACROSS THE SKY
Pre-sale tickets for the "Monsters Of Death Tour" are available online at EnterTheVault.com through July 17. On July 18, tickets go on sale through all normal ticketing outlets.
The "Monsters of Death Tour" will mark the North American debut of VADER's current lineup:
Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek - Guitar/Vocals
Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka (DECAPITATED) - Guitar
Reyash - Bass
Pawel Jaroszewicz (SOUL SNATCHER) - Drums