Armageddon Hires New Vocalist

Armageddon. Photo credit: Keith Marlowe

Armageddon. Photo credit: Keith Marlowe

Armageddon, the metal outfit featuring former Arch Enemy guitarist Christopher Amott, has brought in Antony Hämäläinen (Nightrage, Nervosia, Merdian Dawn) to be their new vocalist. He replaces Matt Hallquist, who sang on their latest release, Captivity & Devourment, which came out on January 26, 2015 via Listenable Records. The CD was mixed by Fredrik Larnemo at Studio Recordia and mastered at Stockholm Mastering.

Armageddon commented:

“We’re happy to announce that Antony Hämäläinen has accepted the position as full-time vocalist for Armageddon. We are looking forward to working with him, as he brings great energy to the band, both on and off stage.”

Former Trivium Drummer Nick Augusto Tweets About New Band

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Former Trivium drummer Nick Augusto has been reportedly working on an EP with his new, unnamed musical venture, where he shared a photo via Twitter working with producer Jason Suecof.

According to another tweet, the rest of the lineup reportedly features Antony Hämäläinen (Meridian Dawn, ex-Nightrage), Tommy Hjelm of Insense, etc. and CJ Cussell (Meridian Dawn) are in the new group.