Tag Archives: Angel Vivaldi

New & Noteworthy: Meteora releases – 04/07/2023

Posted by on April 7, 2023

  New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. April releases are here. Which one’s your favorite? Don’t forget to check out the playlist below. Enjoy!   Angel Vivaldi, Away With Words Part 2 EP (Self)             […]

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Angel Vivaldi drop “Eight” video; new EP arriving in April

Posted by on January 17, 2023

  Guitar virtuoso, Angel Vivaldi has shared a video for his new single, “Eight.” The track is taken from his long awaited EP, Away With Words Part 2, the follow up to 2014’s Part 1, is scheduled to arrive on April 7th.    Vivaldi comments: “This first single comes not only from how artists like […]

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Angel Vivaldi, Nita Strauss & Jacky Vincent brought The Guitar Collective to Brooklyn on 11/23/2018

Posted by on December 4, 2018

While everyone had difficulty buttoning their pants the day after Thanksgiving on Friday, November 23rd, people managed to trek out to Brooklyn Bazaar in Brooklyn, NY to catch the 2018 edition of The Guitar Collective. Angel Vivaldi and Nita Strauss (Alice Cooper) have teamed up for this year’s run as they invited Jacky Vincent (ex-Falling […]

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Bad Wolves joined by two special guests on stage in New Jersey

Posted by on August 27, 2018

Bad Wolves surprised their fans over the weekend at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey on Saturday (25th) by having two special guests join them onstage. Towards the end of their set, Tommy Vext invited Angel Vivaldi on guitar and later, he was joined by his mother on stage during the performance […]

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Interview: Etherius’ Jay Tarantino (Angel Vivaldi) on band’s formation, new EP ‘Thread of Life’

Posted by on July 31, 2018

On August 24th, the New Jersey progressive metal outfit Etherius’ new instrumental EP Thread of Life will arrive (pre-order here). The group was formed back in 2017 by guitarist Jay Tarantino after his experience as a touring rhythm guitarist for Angel Vivaldi. The group also consists of members Zaki Ali (drums), Chris Targia (bass) and […]

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New & Noteworthy, October 6th, 2017: New Music Upside Down

Posted by on October 6, 2017

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week we have releases from Marilyn Manson and The Black Dahlia Murder. If you would like to check out last week’s New & Noteworthy, you can do so here. If you want […]

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Win a pair of weekend passes to the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival!

Posted by on March 16, 2017

If you’re anywhere on the Eastern seaboard, you’re probably more than aware of the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival. The annual Worcester, MA festival is in it’s nineteenth year now, and is showing no signs of slowing down. Headlined by Testament, Sepultura and Prong on April 21st and Sabaton, Katatonia, Hammerfall and Amorphis on […]

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New England Metal and Hardcore Fest adds eight more bands

Posted by on February 28, 2017

The New England Metal and Hardcore Fest has been going strong for 18 years now, and their 19th year is adding to the already-impressive lineup that they’ve already got. Taking place on April 21st and 22nd in Worcester, MA, much the same as in previous years, they’ve divided the days pretty equally by genre. Friday appears […]

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Interview: Guitarist Angel Vivaldi talks touring with Gus G., re-recording 2009 album

Posted by on September 7, 2016

He’s been referred to as a “new breed of guitar hero,” which is quite accurate. He’s got the flying fingers and modal tonality of classic shredders like Satriani and Vai, while opening up a sonic scope to the “djent” generation – creating heavy instrumental music where the rhythms play just as important a role as […]

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Tommy Vext Joins Forces With Members Of Mutiny Within, Release EP Teaser

Posted by on February 21, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QI1FVblIEWE[/youtube] What do you get when singer Tommy Vext collaborates with two former members of Mutiny Within? You get a new version of the singer’s project Vext. It all started when the former Divine Heresy/ Snot singer started working with Mutiny Within bassist Andrew Jacobs last Summer. The two then brought in Mutiny Within drummer […]

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