Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM
LISTEN NOW!WATCH NOW! LOGIN JOIN
MAGAZINEON-AIRDOWNLOADSCHATBOARDSCONTESTSSTORE
News

GYGAX Premieres "The Lascivious Underdark" Track

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 @ 10:04 AM


Second Edition LP Preorders Posted

- advertisement -
Ventura, California fantasy metal/rock outfit GYGAX has issued "The Lascivious Underdark" -- the lead single from their impending second album, Second Edition.

GYGAX picks up where their 2016-released Critical Hits debut left off. The eight tracks that comprise Second Edition showcase GYGAX's unrivaled and potent tendency to create absolutely anthemic rock 'n' roll hits, chock-full of hip shakin' grooves and twin guitar explosions that would make THIN LIZZY shed a tear of pride. Second Edition was recorded in November of 2017 with Scott Goodrich at Nu-Tone Studios in Pittsburgh, California, and features the always incredible artwork of Fares Maese.

Of "The Lascivious Underdark", GYGAX guitarist/vocalist Eric Harris offers, "The song takes place in the dangerous wilds of the Underdark, from the perspective of a Mind Flayer. It calls to its female prey through the lustful thoughts within its predatory mind, luring her with promises of a better life. All the while, dominance and subjugation are its end objective."

Unleash GYGAX's "The Lascivious Underdark" below.

Second Edition will see release on digipak CD, LP, and digital formats via Creator-Destructor on March 16th; preorder options have been issued at the label webshop HERE.

The LP will see release while GYGAX is out on a West Coast in support of the album. Running from March 8th through 17th, the tour hits Oakland, Portland, Seattle, Sacramento, Fresno, Tahoe, Nevada City, and Los Angeles, and will see the band performing alongside labelmates WILDERNESS DREAM on several shows, among others. Watch for more tour dates to be announced in the weeks ahead.

GYGAX Second Edition West Coast Tour:

  • 3/08/2018 - Golden Bull - Oakland, CA w/ GLITTER WIZARD, WILDERNESS DREAM
  • 3/09/2018 - Twilight Cafe - Portland, OR
  • 3/10/2018 - The Highline - Seattle, WA w/ T-ROX
  • 3/11/2018 - Blue Lamp - Sacramento, CA w/ WILDERNESS DREAM
  • 3/13/2018 - Full Circle Brewery - Fresno, CA w/ GLACIER EATER
  • 3/15/2018 - Shea's Tavern - Tahoe, CA
  • 3/16/2018 - Cooper's Aleworks - Nevada City, CA
  • 3/17/2018 - 5 Star Bar - Los Angeles, CA
GYGAX presently features a four-piece lineup of musicians who are no strangers to the world of heavy metal; vocalist/bassist Eric Harris formerly of GYPSYHAWK, SKELETONWITCH, and SORCERER (and currently also filling bass duties in HUNTRESS), and his GYPSYHAWK partner-in-crime, guitarist Bryant Throckmorton continues to play alongside Harris in GYGAX. Jeff Potts, previously of WARBRINGER and MANTIC RITUAL, joins on the other six-string, and rounding out the lineup perfectly is current PENTAGRAM drummer Peter Campbell. Second Edition sees the band carrying on their unique blend of unadulterated vintage hard rock and gamer-centric imagery. Named after Gary Gygax (and blessed and approved by Gary Gygax Jr.), the band continues to showcase their love for Dungeons & Dragons, THIN LIZZY, and '70s boogie-fueled metal and classic rock - a deadly infectious sonic offering measured in equal parts by Eric Harris' thematic lyrics of magic spells and fantastical characters.


Please log in to view RANTS

If you don't have a username, click here to create an account!

Username: 
Password: 

Message: 
 
 

 





 Recent News
Represent! Get Your KNAC.COM Bumper Sticker
Happenings This Week on KNAC.COM
CONVICTIONS Release "Deceptive Heart" Video
NIGHT DEMON To Unleash Live Darkness In August
SEVENTH WONDER Premiere Video For "Tiara's Song"
CLUTCH To Release New Album Book Of Bad Decisions
NOVAREIGN Streams New Track "The Builder"
LIZZY BORDEN Debuts "Long May They Haunt Us" Video
IRON REAGAN Announce European Headline Tour Dates
BODY COUNT Launch "All Love Is Lost" Video
DEATH Announce Deluxe Anniversary Vinyl Reissues
LAMB OF GOD Unleash BURN THE PRIEST "Kerosene" BIG BLACK Cover Video
DOKKEN, LIVING COLOUR Members Form ULTRAPHONIX, Drop "Walk Run Crawl" Video
POP EVIL Releases "A Crime To Remember" Video
ROCKLAHOMA Band Performance Times Announced
FOLLOW THE CIPHER Unveil "Winterfall" Live Video
HAVOK Confirm North American Summer Headlining Tour
YOB Premiere New Album Title Track "Our Raw Heart"
RED FANG Announce US Fall Headlining Tour Dates
KING DIAMOND Vinyl Pic Disc Reissues For Conspiracy, The Dark Sides And The Eye Now Available
3 YEARS HOLLOW Release "You And I" Lyric Video
REDEMPTION Reveals Details For New Album, Long Night's Journey Into Day
JOE LYNN TURNER's SUNSTORM Stream Title Track To New Album The Road To Hell
DEE SNIDER Reveals For The Love Of Metal Details
GWAR Announces Summer, Fall Headline Tour Dates
DIAMANTE Drops Volume II Album
CAULDRON Set To Release New Gods Album
GRAVEYARD Debuts "The Fox" Video, Single
BMG To Reissue Three More Classic SAXON Albums This Month
MONUMENT Release "The Chalice" Music Video, Single
Melodic Rock Hair Band SHYBOY Releases Just Wanna Rock
NERVOSA "Kill The Silence" With New Music Video
RINGWORM Announce US Summer Headlining Tour Dates
SEVENDUST Release Music Video For "Medicated"
IMMORTAL Unleash First Song From Upcoming Album
LINDSY SAYS Releases Debut Video For "Hold On Me"
LAMB OF GOD Unleashes New BURN THE PRIEST Cover Of BAD BRAINS' "I Against I"
MOTOGRATER, TERROR UNIVERSAL Announce June 2018 "Tour De Madman" Co-Headline Tour Dates
TREMONTI Streams Album Opener "Bringer Of War"
TAD MOROSE Set To Release Chapter X Album
GRUESOME Shares "Inhumane" Video
MUNICIPAL WASTE Announce East Coast Run
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Launch "Sham Pain" Video
GRAHAM BONNET BAND To Release Meanwhile, Back In The Garage Album
VYCES Release Official Video For "Thin Luck"
MAC SABBATH Announces 2018 Tour Dates
VOLSTER Release "King Of The Hill" Music Video
ARMSTRONG METALFEST Reveals 2018 Lineup
FRANK HANNON Debuts "Sunrise In Texas" (BLACKBERRY SMOKE Cover) Video
ROCK ON THE RANGE Band Performance Times Announced
TOOTHGRINDER Premiere "Vagabond" Video
OBSCURA Announce New Album Diluvium
KIX Celebrates 30th Anniversary Of Blow My Fuse With Fuse 30 Reblown
FOZZY Announces Second Leg Of US "Judas Rising Tour"
FALLEN ANGELS Bring On The Glam With Even Priest Knows
ROCK ALLEGIANCE Festival Returns With 2018 Lineup
JANET GARDNER To Launch UK Mini Tour In May
FARGO "Step Back" With New Single, Video
THE DEAD DAISIES Announce North American Tour
GALACTIC EMPIRE Drop "March Of The Resistance" Video
THE SKULL Announces U.S. Headlining Tour Dates
DEE SNIDER Announces For The Love Of Metal Album
KATAKLYSM Launch "Narcissist" Video
KISSIN' DYNAMITE Set To Release New Album Ecstacy
VICIOUS RUMORS Announce 2018 "Digital Dictator" US Tour Dates
LORD OF THE LOST Release Official Video For "On This Rock I Will Build My Church"
LEATHERWOLF Announce Germany Shows, Release “Kill And Kill Again” Live Video
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Premiere New Song “When The Seasons Change”
CO-OP Release New Video For "N.O.W"
NORTHERN INVASION Band Performance Times Announced
MR. BIG Releases Live Video Of "Alive and Kickin'"
INFRARED Stream New Track "All In Favour"
EPICA Launch New Video For "Universal Love Squad"
GRAVESHADOW Announces Summer Headlining Tour
LOLA BLACK Says "Nothing's Gonna Be Alright" In Video
POWERWOLF Unveil Details Of Cover Album Communio Lupatum
FAREWELL TO FEAR Premiere "Underneath My Skin" Video
OTEP Reveals Kult 45 Album Details
DYING FETUS Announce European Summer Headlining Tour Dates
NOTHING MORE Debuts "Just Say When" Video
EVERY MOTHER'S NIGHTMARE Launch "Delta Voodoo" Video
ARCH ENEMY Announce Headlining "Will To Power" U.S. Fall Tour
MOTOGRATER Reveals New Video "Daggers"
GEOFF TATE's OPERATION: MINDCRIME Announce Special Anniversary Tour
ABORTED Launch Video For "Fallacious Crescendo"
LIFE OF AGONY Launch New Tour Video for "Rise of the Underground" West Coast Dates
FRANK HANNON Set To Release From One Place...To Another Vol. 2
MONUMENT OF A MEMORY Debut "Cold Eyes" Video
CREMATORY Release New Video For "Stay With Me"
2018 RIVER CITY ROCKFEST Lineup Revealed





HOME | MAGAZINE | ON-AIR | DOWNLOADS | CHAT | BOARDS | CONTESTS | STORE | HELP

©2018 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News