Tag Archives: Mike D’Antonio

Here’s 31 seconds of awesome from Death Ray Vision

Posted by on July 30, 2013

Death Ray Vision announced the release date for their full length album debut back in June, but today, we’re getting the first piece of it via a lyric video for the song “Break Every Chain.” The song is in and out in 31 seconds, or about as long as it’s taken you to read this sentence. […]

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Death Ray Vision Announces Release Date For Full-Length Debut

Posted by on June 6, 2013

Back in October, Death Ray Vision revealed exclusively to us that they had signed to Bullet Tooth. The group (featuring Shadows Fall singer Brian Fair, Killswitch Engage bassist Mike D’Antonio, Overcast guitarist Pete Cortese, drummer Colin Conway and guitarist Zach Wells) also confirmed plans to release its full-length debut. Now we know when exactly we’ll […]

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Killswitch Engage Album Gets Title, Release Date

Posted by on January 7, 2013

It’s been about a year since rumors started swirling about Jesse Leach returning to Killswitch Engage, and about 11 months since the vocalist officially announced he was rejoining the band. And now the first album featuring Leach since 2002’s Alive or Just Breathing has been given a title and a release date. Disarm the Descent will be […]

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Killswitch Engage Launch Auction Page To Benefit Friend

Posted by on November 7, 2012

Want to help out a good friend of Killswitch Engage and get a one-of-a-kind signed instrument from the band as well? Yesterday, Killswitch Engage posted the following on their Facebook page: Hi everyone…A good friend of the band has recently had to battle pancreatic cancer. We would like to donate some of our personal instruments […]

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Exclusive: Death Ray Vision Signs To Bullet Tooth

Posted by on October 3, 2012

Last year, Shadows Fall singer Brian Fair and Killswitch Engage bassist Mike D’Antonio took time out of their hectic schedules to form Death Ray Vision. Also featuring fellow Overcast alum guitarist Pete Cortese, drummer Colin Conway and guitarist Zach Wells, the group self-released their debut EP Get Lost Or Get Dead. Considering how busy Fair and […]

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Killswitch Engage’s Mike D’Antonio Discusses The Exit Of Howard Jones And The Return Of Jesse Leach

Posted by on May 1, 2012

Headlining the New England Metal & Hardcore Festival is a nerve racking experience to begin with, especially if you’re a band from Massachusetts. Now imagine if that headlining gig was not only your first show in two years, but also your first show in nine years with your original frontman following a public split with […]

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Killswitch Engage Perform With Jesse Leach At New England Metal & Hardcore Fest 2012

Posted by on April 23, 2012

This past weekend, I attended the New England Metal & Hardcore Festival at the Palladium Theatre in Worcester, MA. While the 3 days brought us some amazing performances and moments (which we’ll recap in this week’s Top 5), the most highly anticipated and buzzed about set from the weekend came from one headliner: Killswitch Engage. […]

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It’s Safe To Say That Killswitch Engage Have Started Recording New Album

Posted by on March 20, 2012

Back in December, bassist Mike D’Antonio said that Killswitch Engage had been working on demos and were eyeing a Summer 2012 release for their new album. However, many assumed that the departure of singer Howard Jones delayed those plans. But now with Jesse Leach back in the band, it looks like Killswitch Engage is back […]

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Killswitch Have Eight Demos Ready For New Album, Eyeing A Summer 2012 Release

Posted by on December 1, 2011

Back in August, guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz revealed that Killswitch Engage were getting into writing mode for a new album. At the time, an exact time table was unclear. But now according to bassist Mike D’Antonio, the band has already completed eight demos and hopes to have an album out by the Summer of 2012. Though […]

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Killswitch Engage Heading Back To The Studio

Posted by on August 26, 2011

Guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz has been keeping busy with Times Of Grace (and possibly a death metal supergroup), bassist Mike D’Antonio has been preoccupied with Death Ray Vision, and singer Howard Jones has been…well we’re guessing he’s been keeping a low profile for good reason. However, now it seems like Killswitch Engage is kicking into gear again. […]

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