May 112013
 

Pyrithon_logoTim Lambesis ‘Pyrithon’ band members Ryan and Andy have commented on the arrest of their singer, Tim Lambesis, for allegedly hiring someone to kill Tim‘s estranged wife.

Lambesis was taken into custody without incident on Tuesday [May 7] around 2 p.m. at a Barnes & Noble bookstore in Oceanside, California, according to San Diego Sheriff’s Department. He was charged with solicitation of another to commit murder of his wife, who resides in Encinitas.

“I want to thank everyone for their patience and for their concerns and good wishes that you have shown the band this last week. Continue reading »

May 052013
 

PyrithionBurdenEvery once in a while, a band appears out of nowhere and you wonder why you haven’t heard of them before.  This is my experience with Pyrithion, although in all honesty, if I would pay better attention to music news, I wouldn’t have been as surprised as I was over how good it was when I first listened to this album.  For those who also have not paid much attention to music news lately, Pyrithion is yet another side project of Tim Lambesis (As I Lay Dying), as apparently Austrian Death Machine wasn’t enough to keep him busy.  Personally, I think this project is resulting from Tim’s realization that As I Lay Dying isn’t making heavy enough music anymore and he needed an outlet for that, but then again, I am a bit biased in my views on the direction of As I Lay Dying.  Actually, Tim has been quoted as saying something to that effect as well, so I’m not too far off the mark.

For Pyrithion, Tim recruited Ryan Glisan from Allagaeon and Andy Godwin (ex-The Famine and Embodyment) to provide guitars and song writing and then filled in drums and bass using at least one temporary musician.  Continue reading »

Apr 052013
 

PyrithionBurdenIt’s a struggle for some bands to get started, while others appear to seamlessly come together. With years of perspective and experience, the three members of Pyrithion have created a dark and intense death metal record almost overnight. The individual members’ prior success aside, the music speaks for itself.

In an exclusive video, shot and edited by Ryan Glisan, fans can catch a glimpse of what it’s like to record inside Lambesis Studios. Continue reading »

Apr 012013
 

tim_labesis-225x300Suicide Scriptures recently conducted an interview with vocalist Tim Lambesis of San Diego metallers As I Lay Dying. You can now listen to interview below.

As I Lay Dying and The Devil Wears Prada have embarked on a North American co-headline tour. The trek got underway February 22 at Ventura, California’s Majestic Ventura Theater Half House and then continues through early April. The Devil Wears Prada and As I Lay Dying are being accompanied on the epic tour by For Today and The Chariot. Continue reading »

Mar 052013
 

FPyrithionBurdeneaturing: Tim Lambesis [As I Lay Dying], Ryan Glisan [Allegaeon] and Andy Godwin [The Famine]. The Burden of Sorrow to be released April 16th on Metal Blade Records. A lyric video for The Invention of Hatred can be viewed below.

It’s a struggle for some bands to get started, while others appear to seamlessly come together. With years of perspective and experience, the three members of Pyrithion have created a dark and intense death metal record almost overnight. The individual members’ prior success aside, the music speaks for itself. Continue reading »