Earlier this Summer, Brazilian heavy metallers RAGE IN MY EYES released their new lyric video, created with fan photos/footage, for an unreleased song “I Don’t Want to Say Goodbye”, as a tribute in honor of the late vocalist, ANDRE MATOS. Now the tribute is available on digital platforms.
Watch the lyric video “I Don’t Want to Say Goodbye” here:
or stream it on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/5DbuESXnyaiHiR90Ek5skb
In June, when Andre Matos’s passing was a year old, many bands released beautiful tributes, and it fell to the gauchos of RAGE IN MY EYES one of the most beautiful demonstrations of affection for the Maestro, producing a lyric video of a song created especially for the musician , titled ′′ I Don’t Want to Say Goodbye “. Released initially only on Youtube, now it’s the turn for digital platforms to receive tribute in single format, already made available on Spotify, Deezer and such. The chosen date for the single release on platforms also coincides with the birth date of Andre Matos, September 14, 1971.
Jonathas Pozo (vocals), Magnus Wichmann and Leo Nunes (guitars), Pedro Fauth (bass) and Francis Cassol (drums) not only created an unreleased song for the tribute but also featured the help of about 100 fans, who sent photos to make the lyric video, produced by Carlos Fides, from 100 Photos provided by from are also inserted in the video. All the material was received with great affection and as drummer Francis Cassol remembered, they made all the difference: ′′ We know how dear Andre was among the fans, and rely on the collaboration of these fans and Smirnoff with beautiful photos is what differentiated the project. Andre’s entire work influenced each one of us, and we’re sure he’d approve our honest tribute. We are also happy for the receptivity of Andre’s relatives, who greatly liked our work “.
Now available on all digital platforms with an inspired illustration by graphic artist Joao Duarte on his cover, ′′ I Don’t Want to Say Goodbye ′′ makes the bridge between the one-year anniversary of release of the album ′′ Ice Cell “, took place in August, and one year of their launch show, when they shared the stage with Iron Maiden on October 09 at the Arena do Grêmio. The memorable presentation is still a subject on the wheels of conversations of the group, which due to the pandemic of the coronavirus, and as well as all the bands around the world, had their jobs stopped abruptly.
Meanwhile, RAGE IN MY EYES follows composing songs for their upcoming album and continues to participate in virtual actions. In early October, the band will participate in the first edition of 03 which will be held by the same channel on 03 and 04 at 20 pm at the following address: https://bit.ly/2FAd6lW. All information about the event will be disclosed in the next few days.
Last Spring, RAGE IN MY EYES released an acoustic version of ‘Death Sleepers’ for Heavy Talk’s Quarentine Rock Online Fest. In case you missed it, watch the video here: https://youtu.be/BMXolJaB16Y
On February 12th 2020, RAGE IN MY EYES unleashed their brand new official music video for ‘Hole in the Shell’, filmed on October 9th 2019 in Porto Alegre (Brazil) where RAGE IN MY EYES joined IRON MAIDEN at Gremio Stadium. The video includes the behind-the-scenes and performance footage! Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/qUAd5CRGUpY
RAGE IN MY EYES are blending heavy/prog metal with elements of milonga (a music genre from southern Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina), the band presents a never-heard metal before.
RAGE IN MY EYES is a heavy metal band from Brazil. For 17 years the band went under the name SCELERATA, that had a huge history in the Brazilian heavy metal scenario. The band had three albums released worldwide, including the acclaimed album “The Sniper”, feat. guest appearances from Paul DiAnno (former Iron Maiden) and Andi Deris (Helloween). Scelerata was also Paul DiAnno’s official Brazilian backing band from 2009 to 2014, playing 50+ shows with this heavy metal icon. On October 9th, 2019, RAGE IN MY EYES joined IRON MAIDEN in Porto Alegre, Brazil, at Gremio Stadium. With this huge background, the musicians are now aiming for the future.
RAGE IN MY EYES’ latest album, entitled “Ice Cell”, is available on all digital platforms. The album was recorded between 2017 and 2018 in the cities of Los Angeles (USA) and Porto Alegre (Brazil) and was produced by Magnus Wichmann at Magneto Studio (Brazil) and Daufembach Studio (USA). It was mixed and mastered in Los Angeles by the renowned Brazilian producer Adair Daufembach. The cover was designed by Tiago Masseti, who has worked with Hibria, Luis Kalil and Daydream XI. According to the band, the graphic art seeks to show the mascot Sage in a darker mood: “We wanted to present a more realistic Sage, with a strong expression and at the same time that seemed marked by life; we brought him closer to us.”
Listen to “Ice Cell” on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/2BtduBVMyoLJYIMf6LhfH8
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“Death Sleepers” video – https://youtu.be/5kbZRYxlJwE
Band-photo by Mariana Mantovani
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