Tag Archives: Ill Nino

Lions At the Gate are “Not Even Human” in new song

Posted by on June 4, 2021

    Lions At The Gate have finally unleashed their debut single, “Not Even Human.” The heavy track will take you back to some early Ill Nino days as the group features former members Cristian Machado (vocals), Ahrue Luster (guitar), and Diego Verduzco (guitar), along with Stephen Brewer (bass) and Fern Lemus (drums).     Machado […]

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Lions At the Gate (ex- Ill Nino) to release debut single this Friday

Posted by on June 2, 2021

  Former Ill Nino members vocalist Cristian Machado, guitarists Ahrue “Luster” Ilustre and Diego Verduzco, have launched a new project titled Lions At The Gate. The lineup is completed by bassist Stephen Brewer (Westfield Massacre) and drummer Fern Lemus. The band has released a trailer for their upcoming debut single, “Not Even Human,” which will […]

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Ill Nino share new song “All or Nothing” featuring P.O.D’s Sonny Sandoval

Posted by on May 6, 2021

  Ill Nino have shared a video for their new song “All or Nothing” featuring P.O.D. vocalist Sonny Sandoval. The track is taken from the group’s upcoming album, IllMortals, which is expected to arrive this fall via Break Silence Music (BSM).   Sandoval comments: “Like P.O.D., ILL NIÑO have always incorporated their culture, roots and […]

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Eight tour, livestream, and festival updates – 5/5

Posted by on May 5, 2021

  In case you missed it or are still checking out the new Megadeth tour, or Gojira’s recent announcement, here are eight tour, livestream and festival updates.    01) Bloodbath announce rescheduled North American tour dates     Bloodbath have announced their rescheduled North American tour dates. The short trek is now scheduled for May […]

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Fire From The Gods & Ill Nino announce virtual concert w/ Hyro The Hero

Posted by on December 23, 2020

  Fire From The Gods have teamed up with Ill Nino to announce a virtual concert with special guest Hyro The Hero. The event titled, American Revolución, will take place on January 30th, 2021 at 8PM EST / 5PM PST. This will mark the first time seeing the 2020 Ill Nino lineup perform live. Tickets […]

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Ill Niño return with new lineup & new single “Máscara”

Posted by on December 11, 2020

  Ill Niño have officially returned with the new video for the song, “Máscara,” featuring Fire From the Gods’ AJ Channer. The track showcases the bands new lineup consisting of original members bassist Laz Pina, drummer-founder Dave Chavarri, along with frontman Marcos Leal (Shattered Sun), returning percussionist Daniel Couto, guitarists Jes DeHoyos (Sons Of Texas) […]

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Cristian Machado. talks new solo album ‘Hollywood y Sycamore,’ reveals favorite song from Ill Nino’s debut

Posted by on September 25, 2020

    Cristian Machado, the former frontman of Ill Nino has unveiled his softer side with his debut solo album, Hollywood y Sycamore, which is out now via Coconut Bay (order here). We caught up with the artist to discuss the record, looking back to Ill Nino’s debut album, 2001’s Revolution Revolución and more.   […]

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Cristian Machado (ex-Ill Nino) shares “Die Alone” video

Posted by on August 17, 2020

  Former Ill Nino frontman Cristian Machado has premiered a video for the emotional track “Die Alone.” The song is the latest single from his debut solo album, Hollywood Y Sycamore, out September 25th via Coconut Bay/Chesky Records.  Machado comments: “Every video I’ve been in before, I’m headbanging and jumping around like a maniac. ‘Die […]

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Ex-Il Niño frontman releases new single, “Die Alone”

Posted by on May 8, 2020

  Former Il Niño frontman Cristian Machado has released a new single. “Die Alone,” according to American Songwriter, is “a love song, but one stitched together from suffering, heartbreak, and a search for meaning and growth in the face of pain, loss, and unimaginable challenges.” Said Machado in a statement about the song: “‘Die Alone‘ […]

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Ex-Ill Niño singer to release debut solo album

Posted by on April 1, 2020

Cristian Machado has formally announced his departure from Ill Niño, as well as plans to release his debut solo album. Hollywood Y Sycamore and is slated for release this fall on Chesky Records sub-label Coconut Bay. “I’m announcing my official departure from ILL NIÑO,” said Machado in a statement (reported by Blabbermouth). “We’ve reached a […]

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