Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM News Reviews and More Watch The Latest Videos Buy KNAC T-shirts and More


RIVERS OF NIHIL Release New Digital Single "Hellbirds"

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Monday, October 23, 2023 @ 7:39 AM


Video Shared

- advertisement -
Photo Credit: Mike Truheart

In March 2023, RIVERS OF NIHIL wrapped up a recording session that saw the now four-piece band birth a considerable amount of new music featuring their previous bassist/backup vocalist Adam Biggs as the new lead vocalist/bassist. This recording session also marked the first appearance of new guitarist Andy Thomas (ex-Black Crown Initiate), whose vocals also play prominently in the music, as a member of RIVERS OF NIHIL. These new singles are the first to showcase the band's new lineup in full-on collaboration, and demonstrates that while this is a new, brave sound with tons of potential, it also carries the band's classic energy.

The second of these new singles, "Hellbirds", is available today on all digital platforms. Check out the video for the new song, shot by David Brodsky & Allison Woest of My Good Eye Visuals, on KNAC.COM HERE!

Vocalist and bassist Adam Biggs had this to say about the latest single:

""Hellbirds" is a song that was actually largely written during the sessions for The Work. We couldn't find a place for the song on that album, but we knew it would see the light of day sometime because it's easily one of the heaviest songs we've ever written, and we've reworked it to display the raw power of the new lineup. The lyrics are written from the perspective of someone you might consider a 'typical' person in this day and age; worn out, drug addicted, nihilistic and living in the wake of so many things he can't control. It's an anthem for people who hail from dead end towns like us."

Music and Lyrics by RIVERS OF NIHIL
Engineering, Mixing and Mastering by Carson Slovak and Grant McFarland at Atrium Audio
Additional engineering by Brody Uttley

European fans can catch RIVERS OF NIHIL live this fall when the band hits the road with LORNA SHORE, label-mates INGESTED, and DISTANT. See dates below!

LORNA SHORE's The Pain Remains EU Tour featuring RIVERS OF NIHIL, INGESTED, and DISTANT

  • 11-05 NL Den Bosch The Rock Circus
  • 11-06 DE Hamburg Edel Optics Arena *venue upgrade
  • 11-07 SE Gothenburg Gothenburg Studios *SOLD OUT
  • 11-09 FI Helsinki Ice Hall *venue upgrade
  • 11-10 FI Tampere Pakkahuone *SOLD OUT
  • 11-12 SE Stockholm Fryshuset
  • 11-13 DK Copenhagen Amager Bio *SOLD OUT
  • 11-14 DE Hannover Capitol *SOLD OUT
  • 11-16 DE Berlin Columbiahalle *venue upgrade
  • 11-17 DE Dresden BallsportArena
  • 11-18 PL Warsaw Progresja *SOLD OUT
  • 11-19 CZ Prague Roxy *SOLD OUT
  • 11-20 HU Budapest Barba Negra *SOLD OUT
  • 11-22 AT Vienna Gasometer *venue upgrade
  • 11-23 DE Munich Zenith *2nd venue upgrade
  • 11-24 IT Milan Alcatraz *venue upgrade
  • 11-25 CH Pratteln Z7 *SOLD OUT
  • 11-26 BE Brussels AB *SOLD OUT
  • 11-28 GB Birmingham Academy
  • 11-29 GB Leeds Academy
  • 11-30 GB London Forum Kentish Town *SOLD OUT
  • 12-02 GB Manchester Academy *SOLD OUT
  • 12-03 GB Glasgow Barrowlands *SOLD OUT
  • 12-04 GB Cardiff Great Hall *SOLD OUT
  • 12-06 FR Paris Bataclan *SOLD OUT
  • 12-07 DE Wiesbaden Schlachthof *SOLD OUT
  • 12-08 DE Oberhausen Turbinenhalle *SOLD OUT


Back to Top

 

 

 Recent News
Official, Special, Limited Edition, KNAC Heritage Item On Sale Now!
THE MOUNTAIN MUSIC FESTIVAL Announces Band Lineup For 2024
BLACK TUSK Announce North American Tour
VOLA Ready New Album Friend Of A Phantom
MR. BIG Release New Video For "Up On You"
OCEANS OF SLUMBER Set To Release Where Gods Fear To Speak Album
ORANGE GOBLIN Share Third Single And New Video For "The Fire At The Centre Of The Earth Is Mine"
BLUE OYSTER CULT Reveals 50th Anniversary Live - Second Night Album
D-A-D Presents New Lyric Video For "The Ghost"
MICHAEL SCHENKER Unveils My Years With UFO Album
SAINT DIABLO Start A Riot With New Video "Dame Todo"
BAD NERVES Announce USA Headline Tour
THE BLACK MOODS Premiere New Video For "Sugar"
ENSIFERUM Return With New Album Winter Storm
GWAR Announces 'The Stoned Age' Tour
CROBOT Set To Release New Album Obsidian
MONSTERS OF ROCK CRUISE Confirms 2025 Band Lineup
SEPTICFLESH Announce Orchestra-Led Metal Concert Under The Acropolis Of Athens
ORDEN OGAN Release New Single, Video For "Conquest"
FLAT BLACK, Featuring Former FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Guitarist JASON HOOK, Reveal Debut Album Details For Dark Side Of The Brain
INKARCERATION Music & Tattoo Festival Festival Announces Performance Times, Mobile App & Onsite Experiences
FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE Set For New Opus Opera
EXTREME Share New Video For "Beautiful Girls"
DEATHFEAST OPEN AIR Reveals Full 2024 Lineup
THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER Ready New Album Servitude
ALL THAT REMAINS Unleash "Let You Go" Video
MUSHROOMHEAD Return With New Album Call The Devil
CHARLOTTE WESSELS Unveils "Chasing Sunsets" Video
CREED's Human Clay Gets 25th Anniversary Remastered, Expanded Deluxe Edition
DEF LEPPARD Streams New Single "Just Like 73", Featuring TOM MORELLO
UFO Vocalist PHIL MOGG Returns With New Band MOGGS MOTEL
Synth-Metal Horror Masters DANCE WITH THE DEAD Announce North American Tour
ARMORED SAINT Share Rendition Of "One Chain (Don't Make No Prison)"
MIKE TRAMP Unveils New Album Songs Of White Lion - Vol. II
JINJER Announces 2024 North American Headline Tour
FOREIGNER, STYX Announce Tour Companion Album Renegades & Juke Box Heroes
JOHN 5 Releases New Song, Video "A Hollywood Story"
MAC SABBATH Confirm 10 Year Anniversary Tour
PATRIARCHS IN BLACK Stream New Song "Welcome to Hell Again"
SETH Return With New Album La France des Maudits
MYLES KENNEDY Set To Release Third Solo Album, The Art Of Letting Go
I PREVAIL, HALESTORM Collaborate On New Single, "Can U See Me In The Dark?"
PORTRIT Drop New Video For "From The Urn"
APOCALYPTICA Announces 2025 North American "Apocalyptica Plays Metallica Vol. 2 Tour"
BAD MARILYN Stream New Single "We Will Rise"
BASTARDANE, OTTTO Announce 2024 'The Reconquest Tour'
TESTAMENT Ready Remastered Versions Of The Legacy And The New Order
SIMONE SIMONS Launches Video For Second Solo Single "In Love We Rust"
CARNIFEX Announce 'Necromanteum Part II' North American Tour
DESTRUCTION Surprise Releases New Single, Video "No Kings - No Masters"
SKID ROW Set For First Official Live Album, Concert Film Live In London
BABYLON A.D. Release New Album Title Track Video For ​"Rome Wasn't Built In A Day"
MORTIIS Announces North American Headlining Tour
OCEANO Unveil New Album Living Chaos
FROM ASHES TO NEW Announce Tour With SET IT OFF
CATEGORY 7 Unleashes "Exhausted" Video, Single
JUDAS PRIEST Announces Leg 2 Of North American "Invincible Shield Tour"



HOME | MAGAZINE | VIDS | STORE | HELP/POLICIES

©2024 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News