Apr 112016

Bloodgood.2013Southern California are you ready for this? Sacrivox Productions is very excited to bring you the very first So Cal Metal Fest coming to Irvine, California Saturday April 23, 2016. Get ready for a night of great Christian Metal and fellowship! Featuring the long awaited return of Bloodgood (picture) featuring special guest artists Terry Russell (Holy Soldier) on drums and Larry Farkas (Vengeance Rising, Die Happy, Once Dead) on guitars. We are also extremely excited to bring you the worldwide debut performance of Worldview, the brand new super group featuring members of Deliverance, Recon and Sacred Warrior. Also look for the band’s debut full length album entitled “The Chosen Few” out now!  Also joining the bill on our main stage is none other than Northern California thrashers Join The Dead coming down for their first, and only, scheduled Southern California area appearance.  Rounding out our main stage line up for this year’s So Cal Metal Fest is none other than glam metal sensations Chaotic Resemblance and the long awaited return of So Cal area thrashers Wicked’s End.

If that’s not enough for you, on our second stage, in the Acoustic Café, we are excited to bring you the return of REX Recording artists, Tempest (featuring special guest Rex Scott of X-Sinner and GX Project) in their first show in over 25 years. Also on the second stage a special acoustic performance from So Cal metallers In The Midst which rounds out what promises to be one amazing and unforgettable show. This is going to be one great night of metal that you don’t want to miss, and are sure to remember for years to come! Continue reading »

Feb 052016

worldview_bandThe first ever live Worldview performance will be with legendary hardrock band Stryper! This will happen on Sunday April 24th. at the world famous Whisky a Go Go, West Hollywood, CA.

George Rene Ochoa comments: “It’s an honor for Worldview to do our debut show with Stryper. We really look forward to seeing and hanging out with many of you.”

Worldview is a powerhouse prog metal band and features members from iconic bands like Sacred Warrior, Deliverance and Recon. Their long-awaited debut album “The Chosen Few” has been released on May 22nd 2015 in Europe and on May 26th in North America through M24 Music Group. Continue reading »

Aug 192015

worldview_earth__logo_021Worldview is a powerhouse Prog Metal band that is made up of veteran musicians from iconic bands such as Sacred Warrior, Deliverance, Recon and Vengeance Rising. Setting out to blast the world with their new Metal along with a powerful message. Recently we had the opportunity to do an interview with Rey Parra and George Ochoa. They talk about the beginning of Worldview, future plans, the recording process of “The Chosen Few” and much more:

TMR: Hello George and Rey, this is ‘The Metal Resource’ from Holland, how are things going there in California ?

George: Hello to all in Holland. California is hot right now (weather wise). I almost wished that I lived in Europe because metal is alive and well there. Too much pop and rap music out here. Continue reading »

May 062015

worldview_bandThe US melodic metal band Worldview just released a music video for the track ‘Illusions of Love’ online. Their upcoming debut album “The Chosen Few”. The video was directed by Ray Espinoza for VRE Multi-Media. The video can be seen below.

“The Chosen Few” will be released on May 22nd in Europe and on May 26th in North America through M24 Music Group.

Worldview features members from iconic bands like Sacred Warrior, Deliverance and Recon.

“The Chosen Few” is packed with a host of celebrity guest players: Oz Fox (Stryper) playing a blazing lead guitar, Les Carlsen (Bloodgood) laying down a dramatic guest vocal, Jimmy P. Brown (Deliverance) cutting some low and powerful background vocals.  Larry Farkas (Vengeance Rising, Die Happy) shredding with his tasty licks, Armand Meinbardis (Rob Rock) dazzling with his violin and piano playing, and Niki Bente gracing the record with her lovely voice on the title track. Continue reading »

May 032015

worldview_artwork.small Worldview formed in Los Angeles when George Rene Ochoa (Deliverance, Recon, Vengeance Rising) and Rey Parra (Sacred Warrior) spoke soon after their mutual friend Rick Macias (Sacred Warrior) passed away. He had always encouraged them to form a band together even though they lived miles apart. So George and Rey decided to form a band to honour their friend and thus Worldview was born.

George Rene Ochoa (guitars, keyboards & backing vocals) and Rey Parra (lead vocals) completed the line-up with John Gonzales (Recon, Deliverance) on drums and Todd Libby on bass guitar and keyboards. Ronson Webster also joined them as co-songwriter and background vocal guru. Worldview originally formed in January 2013 and released their first single in March 2013. But the road to releasing an album is not always as straight-forward as you might expect, with the much anticipated release seeing the light of day on 22 May 2015. Their style has been described as modern metal which is vocally harmonized, engaging, head pounding and fist pumping.

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