Wovenwar, the new band featuring the talents of Jordan Mancino (drums), Nick Hipa (guitar), Phil Sgrosso (guitar) and Josh Gilbert (bass) of San Diego, California-based metal act As I Lay Dying and vocalist Shane Blay (previously lead guitar/clean vocals in Oh Sleeper) will release its self-titled debut album on August 5 via Metal Blade. The CD was produced by Bill Stevenson (Descendents, Black Flag) with mixing duties currently being handled by Colin Richardson (Slipknot, Machine Head, Trivium).
Another new song from the album titled ‘The Mason’ can be streamed in the soundcloud widget below.
Wovenwar & While She Sleeps [U.K] are confirmed to support Swedish metallers In Flames during their European tour this fall. The tour will kick off on Sept. 27 in Krakow, Poland and will end Nov. 8 in Goteborg, Sweden. Dates and locations are listed below.
In a recent interview with The Weeklings, Hipa stated about the name of the new band: “The name is just something that we collectively settled on based on the idea that at our core, we’re all the same.