RIVERS OF NIHIL confirm tour with Beneath the Massacre; release new studio video.
Rivers of Nihil have released the second of three studio videos from their recording sessions at Mana Recording Studios in Florida. The video showcases a bit of drumming from the immensely talented Ron Nelson, as well as some of the various antics that are bound to occur while recording a record with Erik Rutan. Watch this clip now at metalblade.com/riversofnihil, where fans can also listen to "Rain Eater" and pre-order copies of "The Conscious Seed of Light."
Rivers of Nihil have added to their already busy Fall touring schedule. In October, fans will be able to see Rivers of Nihil touring with Beneath the Massacre, Rings of Saturn, andLegion throughout the east coast. Confirmed dates can be seen below, as well as atfacebook.com/riversofnihil.
"The Conscious Seed of Light," will be released on in North America and/14th in Europe/UK via Metal Blade Records. The album was recorded in March of 2013 at Mana Recording Studios in Florida with famed metal producer/musician Erik Rutan. Guitarist Brody Uttley said, "Working with Erik was a true privilege. Coming from the DIY circuit and immediately recording with one of greatest death metal producers of all time pushed us all more than we ever could have expected, both as musicians and as people. We have grown tremendously as a band in all aspects because of our experience with Erik."
Born from the ruins of their decaying hometown of Reading, Pennsylvania, Rivers of Nihil are on a relentless path of taking their music to the next level. Formed in 2009 the modern progressive death metal quintet's music is as dark and heavy as the coal and iron their home city was built upon, taking influences from some of death metal's heaviest, most abrasive hitters: Morbid Angel, Gojira, Spawn of Possession, and Decapitated, to name a few.
RIVERS OF NIHIL
w/ Beneath the Massacre, Rings of Saturn, Legion
10/03 Montreal, ON Underworld
10/04 Amityville, NY Revolution
10/05 Albany, NY Bogies
10/06 Wilmington, DE Mojo 13 (Death Fest)
10/08 Springfield, VA Empire
10/09 Jeannette PA Gators
10/10 Rochester, NY Dubland Underground
10/11 Trenton, NJ Championship Bar & Grill
10/12 New York, NY Tobacco Road
10/13 Worcester, MA The Palladium
w/ Abiotic, Dying Fetus, Exhumed, Devourment
10/26 Minneapolis, MN Skyway Theatre
10/27 Chicago, IL Reggie's
10/28 Madison, WI The High Saloon
10/29 Cleveland, OH Peabody's
10/30 Poughkeepsie, NY The Chance
10/31 Worcester, MA The Palladium (Upstairs)
11/01 New York, NY The Gramercy Theater
11/02 Springfield, VA Empire