Lacuna Coil's vocalist Cristina Scabbia announced today that former bandmate and guitarist Claudio Leo, who played with the band from 1995-1998 (including a performance on the band's demo under the moniker Ethereal and the 1998 self-titled EP) has passed away. The cause of death was not disclosed and no other information was offered so far.
Italian female-fronted gothic metallers Lacuna Coil have today announced The Dark Legacy Tour Over Latin America, which will be scheduled for February/March this year. Complete list of tour dates can be seen below the official tour flyer.
Seems like a long time ago since we last read the words "Dark Adrenaline" anywhere on the world wide web. "End Of Time", though, the band's new video serves as a reminder that Lacuna Coil's new effort was released earlier this year in January, via Century Media Records. The video is available for viewing in HD on vimeo. Alternatively, you can check it out below.
Dark Adrenaline, the new album from Italian gothic metallers Lacuna Coil is now streaming online at Virgin Radio Italy and spin.com. The band's sixth album was released on January 24th via Century Media Records. More album details were previously reported here and here.
Italian gothic metallers Lacuna Coil will release their sixth studio album, Dark Adrenaline, tomorrow via Century Media Records. They have also issued a limited edition Dark Adrenaline box set - limited to 500 copies - featuring the digipak and vinyl versions of the album along with a hardcover photo book, a Lacuna Coil custom syringe pen and ink, a lyric pad, signed lithographs created by the band and more, all housed in a Lacuna Coil medical box.
Italian gothic metallers Lacuna Coil have posted online the third (Chapter III: Carnage Euphoria) and the fourth (Chapter IV: The Human Box) album teasers from the upcoming release Dark Adrenaline, due out via Century Media Records on January 24th. You can watch them below.
Italian gothic metallers Lacuna Coil have posted online the second album teaser entitled "Chapter II: While You Sleep", from the upcoming album Dark Adrenaline, due to be released via Century Media Records on January 24th. The video is the second of six conceptual teaser clips to be released by the band before the album release.
Italian gothic metallers Lacuna Coil have posted online a new album teaser entitled "Chapter I: The Injected", from the upcoming album Dark Adrenaline, due to be released via Century Media Records on January 24th, 2012. The video will be the first of six conceptual teaser clips to be released by the band before the album release.
Italian gothic metallers Lacuna Coil are streaming the new song "Kill The Light" from the band's upcoming album Dark Adrenaline, which is scheduled for release through Century Media Records on January 24th, 2012. You can listen to the song at this location or below.
"Trip The Darkness", a snippet of a new single off of Lacuna Coil's upcoming new album Dark Adrenaline is now available online. You can listen to it below. Dark Adrenaline has been penned for a January 2012 release via Century Media. This single is now exclusively available on iTunes Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Norway and Australia. "Trip The Darkness" will be released on October 9th in the UK, October 10th in the rest of Europe, October 11th in North American and Spain, October 12th in Sweden, Finland and Hungary, and October 17th in Italy.
Italian gothic metal act Lacuna Coil will begin touring in support of their upcoming new album, Dark Adrenaline, with an extensive UK tour, dubbed the Darkness Rising Tour, in November.
After spending many months in the recording studio the band are dying to get on the road again and perform songs from Dark Adrenaline live. The release date of Dark Adrenaline, through, has been pushed back by Century Media Records to early 2012.
Comments vocalist Cristina Scabbia: "Lacuna Coil is back, coilers! We can finally announce the new UK tour dates and I couldn't be more thrilled (it was hard to keep them a secret)! And this will also be your first chance to hear something new from our upcoming album, Dark Adrenaline! You all know how much we enjoy being surrounded by the ol' British dark love, that's why we definitely want to see you all this November! We'll give away our black hearts and velvet vibes to you. We are already excited about this tour... So be there with us, horns up in the darkness!"
Lacuna Coil have announced a string of live dates across the USA and Latin America. Cristina Scabbia commented as follows: "Whohooo! My dearest friends, time has finally come. A lot of new places we've never been to, and we are simply STOKED about the new touring schedule. Can't wait to see you all, tell your friends and see you there."
05/04 - Knoxville, TN - Valarium
05/05 - Myrtle Beach, SC - House of Blues
05/07 - Jackson, MS - Club Fire
05/08 - Little Rock, AR - Arkansas State Fairgrounds
05/09 - Lexington, KY - Rupp Arena
05/11 - Madison, WI - Alliant Energy Center Memorial Coliseum
05/12 - Mankato,MN - Alltel Center
"I Won't Tell You", the new video from Italian metallers Lacuna Coil, has been made available online. The clip was helmed by acclaimed Italian director Saku, who previously worked with the band on the "Spellbound" video.
"I Won't Tell You" comes off the band's latest album, Shallow Life, which was released on April 2009 via Century Media Records.
Italy's Lacuna Coil have premiered "Not Enough", another new song from their highly anticipated album "Shallow Life", via their brand-new widget. There you can also check out the "Spellbound" video and a nice photo gallery.
Furthermore, the entire "Shallow Life" album is going to be streamed in its entirety exclusively on MySpace from Thursday April 9th, 2009 on for one week. Stay tuned to http://www.myspace.com/lacunacoil.
"Shallow Life" was recorded in September/October at NRG Studios in North Hollywood, California with producer Don Gilmore, who has previously worked with Linkin Park, Avril Lavigne, Good Charlotte, Pearl Jam, Duran Duran, and many more. The album will be released via Century Media Records on the following dates: