Doom metallers EXORCISM have signed a new management contract with AZ Management, Spain.
The band, who are currently in the studio crafting their latest studio effort that is due by the end of this year have also changed their official website to http://www.exorcismband.com.
Vital Roxx is the new drummer living in Stuttgart, Germany and the city will also act as the new base hub for EXORCISM’s future touring and other works.
The band sets ready for new recordings as well as some touring in the near future.
Drummer Vital Roxx comments on joining EXORCISM: “ Hey this is Vital Roxx. Totally looking forward to swing some drum sticks with EXORCISM. See you all on tour and keep on the metal. ”
Michael Vetter will take over the bass player’s position for EXORCISM and completes the line up. Vetter also lives in Stuttgart, Germany making touring and recording much easier for the band.
Bass player Michael Vetter comments overjoyed:” My good friend Csaba has offered me the bassist job. How could I possibly refuse this opportunity?! EXORCISM’s music is like my soul. Pitch black and heavy but still with lot’s of melody … a hit in the bullseye! ”
Also band leader and singer Csaba Zvekan comments on the current line up: ”These are great news for me as EXORCISM is now a recording and touring band again. We sometimes make the mistake by going with the wrong advice instead of our gut feeling. In the end it’s only rock’n roll that matters.”
CSABA ZVEKAN – VOCALS
JOE STUMP – GUITARS
MICHAEL VETTER – BASS
VITAL ROXX – DRUMS
Csaba Zvekan of EXORCISM released a tribute video and sings his version of “Heaven And Hell” in honor and memory of the legendary ‘RONNIE JAMES DIO‘. The song will be included in the EXORCISM live set. The video can be viewed below.
CSABA ZVEKAN comments: “A tribute song for one of the greatest singers, if not THE best. Certainly a strong influence in my work for EXORCISM. RONNIE JAMES DIO your music lives on and on and on … it’s heaven and hell \m/”.
EXORCISM recently released a promotion video for the song “Black Day In Pradise“: https://youtu.be/qnU_2wJCXdQ, taken from the forthcoming EP “World In Sin“, scheduled for a release phyiscal on June 1 and digital June 15, 2015 via Dream Records. The limited edition EP of 666 copies will be made exclusively available through the band’s website: www.exorcism13.com
1. World in Sin
2. Black Day in Paradise
3. Virtual Freedom
5. Black Star
CSABA ZVEKAN is a musician, singer, producer and better known as the singer for EXORCISM, METAL MACHINE,RAVEN LORD, SARDONYX, ROUGH ANGEL and EMERGENCY. He was also the singer and songwriter for KILLING MACHINE during (2008–2011).
CSABA ZVEKAN played and/or recorded in the past with members of Kiss, Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, W.A.S.P.,Anthrax, Great White, Steve Vai and The Black Crowes among others.
Doomy heavy metallers EXORCISM are working on the follow-up to their acclaimed 2014 debut album “I Am God“. In a few days, the singer/producer Csaba Zvekan will enter TMS Studios in Spain to kick off the vocals recordings with producer Jeff Billmann. Gus Freeze recorded the drums for the CD and the guitars are in the process of being laid down right now by Andy Drake.
EXORCISM is continuing the path and legacy of bands like BLACK SABBATH, DIO, while EXORCISM is taking a more modern approach. With a groovy rhythm and bass section added with spherical pads and the signature vertigo guitar riffs down we go the underworld. On top of it hovering is always Csaba Zvekan‘s phenomenal work on vocals that have been nominated numerous time for “the best record” last year. Get ready for the second round of monster stories.
Csaba Zvekan – Vocals
and studio musicians:
Andy Drake – Guitars
Chris Logan – Bass
Alex Wind – Keyboards
Gus Freeze – Drums
The producer and engineer Jeff Billmann together with Csaba Zvekan are responsible for forging this melodic doom driven piece of metal. Mixing will be done by Ricky Roxx at Elborato Productions and later mastering by Steven Silbermann at Jewel Entertainment.
The mastered album is expected to be ready in March. A label for the release has yet to be confirmed.
METAL MACHINE is finally delivering the recordings from a few years back that led to numerous high profile shows in Europe. The band fronted by lead singer CSABA ZVEKAN is making the recordings available for a Worldwide digital release via DREAM RECORDS due on October 24th, 2014 under the title “FREE NATION”.
The live line up consisted players such as CSABA ZVEKAN (EXORCISM, ZVEKAN) on vocals, PETER SCHEITHAUER (KILLING MACHINE, BELLADONNA) on guitars, JARI KAINULAINEN( MASTERPLAN, STRATOVARIUS, EVERGREY) on bass and JON DETTE (SLAYER, TESTAMENT, ICED EARTH) on drums.
Singer CSABA ZVEKAN comments: “I am excited that these recordings have finally found a way to all the fans who have seen us perform with these songs live!”.
The album was mastered by TMS Studios. The cover was designed by Axel W. (RockNGrowl).
01. Skull And Bones
02. Nailed To The Cross
04. Morning Star
05. World Of Tempation
07. Lord of War
08. Black Sun
09. Free Nation
The music is pure heavy metal with high pitch screams, thrashy riffs, blast beats drumming and powerful bass lines.
International metallers EXORCISM are announcing to have parted ways with drummer GARRY KING. With their critically acclaimed record “I AM GOD” the band is booked for shows in November later this year. EXORCISM is also currently in the pre-production phase for their second album scheduled to be released in 2015.
Bandleader CSABA ZVEKAN in his words: “I am very sad and disappointed that Garry has left the band for apparently no valid reasons. Still, what can you do? We move on and have to find somebody who has the time and will to rock out with Exorcism“.
The band is currently looking for a suitable player to record their second album. Drummers who have got the possibility to record their own drums tracks, have gear and are professional are welcome to apply.
EXORCISM has been confirmed for this years HARD ROCK HELL VIII, which takes place from November 13-16, 2014 in North Wales, UK
EXORCISM‘s vocalist CSABA ZVEKAN (RAVEN LORD, ZVEKAN, ex KILLING MACHINE) joins Jay Maran for an all exclusive audio interview for Metal Express Radio, find out how things are shaping up in the studio with their brand new album which is set for release in March 2014. The interview can be streamed below:
EXORCISM have recently been confirmed for Hungary’s MetalWar Fest 2014, which takes place September 5th – 7th in Budapest. Other bands confirmed include: Furyon, Fatal Smile, Vexillum, Twister, more to be announced soon.
EXORCISM‘s ‘sneak peek‘ video trailer for the upcoming debut album, with behind the scenes and studio footage of the song “Zero G“, can be viewed below:
Csaba Zvekan (RAVEN LORD, ZVEKAN, ex-KILLING MACHINE) – Vocals
Joe Stump (RAVEN LORD, HOLYHELL) – Guitar
Lucio Manca (RAVEN LORD, ex-SOLID VISION) – Bass
Garry King (ACHILLEA, ZVEKAN) – Drums
Rock N Growl Promotion has announced that the Swiss multi instrumentalist, producer, songwriter and singer CSABA ZVEKAN of EXORCISM, ZVEKAN and RAVEN LORD joins the ranks with VGS Guitars. ZVEKAN uses the VGS E-Guitar Eurption Pro “Ravenblood“.
ZVEKAN says: “When I picked up a VGS guitar for the first time and started playing I instantly knew that this was something awesome. With it’s great craftsmanship, awesome EMG pick ups and a very cool finish that was absolutely something for me. It’s totally inspiring and feels just perfect.”
CSABA ZVEKAN was also the singer and songwriter for Killing Machine during (2008–2011) and played and/or recorded with members of Kiss, Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, W.A.S.P., Anthrax, Great White, Steve Vai, The Black Crowes, Slayer, Testament, Elf, Dio, Rainbow and Gary Moore among others. CSABA ZVEKAN is also endorsed by ‘Audio Technica‘.
Heavy metallers EXORCISM recently released a video teaser with behind the scenes and studio footage for the forthcoming album, featuring the song ‘ZERO G‘ that appears on the CD, can be seen here: