The album top one, ‘Belly of The Beast’,is a ripping signal of intent with big, catchy, crunchy riffs coupled with Rasmus Bom Andersen’s fiery vocals and married to a steam-engine previous faculty tempo which will have headbangers gleefully achieving for their air guitars and aspirin. It is both of those furious and thickly powerful.
Remarks Brian: “Belly of the Beast is the guide observe on the album and the very first one. This is typical Diamond Head, bringing to mind tracks like Helpless and The Prince. It is a really interesting music to enjoy and definitely pumps up your adrenaline. It is in your confront the complete way however.”
Singer Ras adds: “It’s a track about individual demons, every person carries at the very least a single as a result of their lifestyle. Never be hasty to decide persons, for we all have a battle inside.”
Formed in 1976 below the riff-rolling management of guitarist Brian Tatler, Diamond Head would swiftly create on their own as a vanguard of the exploding New Wave of British Weighty Metal scene. With their style-defining debut album Lightning to The Nations,Diamond Head grew to become the band who affected and opened gates for several steel bands.
“All together we needed to make confident we didn’t drop sight of what we call‘The Brief’” explains Tatler, “I would neverwant to deny our NWOBHM model and sound, which is what originally got me excited and Diamond Head discovered. And I nevertheless enjoy the resourceful journey we go on.”
The Coffin Teach, Diamond Head’s eighth studio album,is a glorious testimony to Brian Tatler andRasmus Bom Andersens’masterful capacity to create the flavours required for primary Diamond Head new music.
“Rasmus is a significant element of why the album, and band, seem like we do,”affirms Tatler. “He has a great vocal variety, knows precisely what to do with his voice and is unbelievably knowledgeable about it!”
The Coffin Trainwas penned on the highway and recorded in numerous distinct sites. Guitars, bass and vocals at Vigo Studios in Walsall, drums at Circle Studios in Birmingham, and the album was made and blended at Ras’ Raw Seem Studio in London.
When it comes to the principles at the rear of TheCoffin Educate, Tatler remaining the coronary heart to Ras, who currently being a thinker and lifestyle-conceptualiser, doesn’t lack sources of inspiration. Diamond Head have not only managed to produce an album of pure weighty metal depth, they have created a timeless aural assertion which feels destined to see them providing each TheCoffin Trainand DH 2. to more admirers than at any time.
Is it seriously that electrical you may well talk to? Oh of course it undoubtedly is!
Excited to provide The Coffin Trainto the world, Diamond Head will be touring Europefor most of 2019 and are confirmed on the line-up of two incredibly special Uk reveals with NWOBHM giants, SAXON, which will get put on October 19that London’s legendary Hammersmith and October 20that the O2 Apollo in Manchester.
21stJune – Hellfest, France
25 –28th July – Camp Bestival, United kingdom
25 –27th July – Rock & Blues Pageant, United kingdom
24thAugust – Stonedeaf Festival, Uk
19thOctober – Hammersmith Apollo, British isles*
20thOctober – o2 Apollo Manchester, United kingdom*
7-10thNovember – Hard Rock Hell Pageant, Wales, British isles
* Supporting Saxon
Much more dates to be declared.
Diamond Head is:
Brian Tatler – lead & rhythm guitars
Rasmus Bom Andersen – vocals
Karl Wilcox – drums
Andy “Abbz“Abberley – rhythm & direct guitars
Dean Ashton – bass guitar, backing vocals