Brazilian heavy metallers IGNITED featured in the Heresy Online Fest on August 3rd alongside metal bands from Europe, the Americas and South Africa.
For their participation, the band recorded a live version of “Rotting” with the guest appearance of bassist Luciano Grunwald (Clipado Trio), replacing Sama Benedet, who left the group this year.
About the festival, guitarist Dalton Castro commented: “It was great to be featured in the fifth edition of Heresy Fest and it was a lot of fun to record it, a rare moments in these difficult times. I’m pleased to have our friend Luciano Grunwald playing bass with us, who did a great awesome job. Our deepest gratitude to Leo, responsible for the festival and to all the people who watched it.”
Currently the band is working on a live album, recorded during a concert performed alongside Mike Portnoy (ex-DREAM THEATER) at Bar Opinião, in Porto Alegre. The production is being handled by Thiago Bianchi.
Watch “Rotting” video here.