Friday, 22 November 2013 12:23

Antithetical Out Today !!!

Finally the wait is over and Antithetical has been released everywhere today by Carbon Medien Records.

The path leading to this point has been long, it wasnt easy to pass some of life's adversities in the process, and through it 14 years flashed before our eyes. The burden of carrying such a colossal work on our shoulders for so many years is now gone but thinking in retrospective every single day we spent on the process to achieve the musical work depicted on Antithetical was extremely challenging and rewarding. Albums like this are tremendously demanding, life consuming and sometimes extremely painful to create. On the other hand the music is incredibly invigorating and inspiring. Love Us Or Hate Us Malevolence sounds like no other except for the similarities to the minds from where it has arisen, said Carlos Cariano.

Malevolence consists of Paulo Pereira (Keyboards & Programming), Aires Pereira (Bass), Fred Noel (Guitars), Carlos Cariano (Vox & Guitars) and Dirk Verbeuren (Drums). Antithetical is available via iTunes plus in a plethora of stores worldwide.

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Friday, 10 May 2013 16:19

MALEVOLENCE ON OFFICIAL.FM

MALEVOLENCE recently united efforts with OFFICIAL.FM.

 

SLITHERING and DEVOURED ULIMITED, the first and second single from ANTITHETICAL are available for nonstop listening pleasure, download and share at this location.

 

SLITHERING and DEVOURED UNLIMITED come off MALEVOLENCE's third  studio album, ANTITHETICAL, which will be released on the 2nd half of 2013. The CD was recorded by Paulo Pereira at 20M2SEA Studio in Leiria, Portugal and was mixed by V. Santura (TRIPTYKON, OBSCURA, PESTILENCE) at his WOODSHED Studio in Landshut, Germany.

 

SLITHERING, the official video from Portuguese Extreme Progressive Metallers MALEVOLENCE, can be seen at this location.

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Friday, 25 January 2013 13:04

DEVOURED UNLIMITED NOW PLAYING

MALEVOLENCE press forward that DEVOURED UNLIMITED, the 2nd single extracted from their upcoming 3rd album ANTITHETICAL is now playing!

MALEVOLENCE had this to say about the audiovisual:

We wanted to go further by exploring additional ways to present our music. The concept this time is based in a raw model script build up by our singer & vocalist CARLOS CARIANO. The visual background inspired in a straight line by the script was designed by KKSTRUCTURES while the final PROJEKT assemblage was generated by our long time teammate EURICO BERNARDO. We feel very pleased with the outcome and the final results perfectly extrapolate the devastating aura of our brand new single.

For a product made completely in Portugal, based just on a couple of raw notes and scribbles, this is the perfect demonstration that no huge investments are required to achieve an entertaining product. DEVOURED UNLIMITED serves as a testimonial to contradict the actual economic and social chaos panorama overfilling the Portuguese shores, yet manages to prove that it is necessary to move on, to be perseverant, to explore imagination and dedicate energy to find new ways to continue on giving good entertainment and OPTIMISM to the masses!

 

The audiovisual now playing is presented by MALEVOLENCE in a direct association with KKSTRUCTURES and CARBON MEDIEN.

Scroll down below to enjoy a dose of pure BLACK & WHITE entertainment.

 

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Friday, 18 January 2013 22:51

MALEVOLENCE TO RELEASE NEW SINGLE

Portuguese extreme progressive metallers MALEVOLENCE are proud to press forward that DEVOURED UNLIMITED, the 2nd single extracted from their upcoming 3rd album ANTITHETICAL will be available on Friday, January 25th.


DEVOURED UNLIMITED draws a parallel on wars linking the precedent atrocities known to men with the present state of destruction and the pandemonium that is about to come.

 

The audio episode verses about solid facts and renders the ironic ARBEIT MACHT FREI statement amongst the flagellation brought to the world by the Nazi regime.

 

The artwork for the brand new single was once more propelled ahead by the design bureau KKSTRUCTURES.

 

While DEVOURED UNLIMITED is not available watch/listen the official video/audio for the 1st single SLITHERING extracted from ANTITHETICAL down below.

 

Watch out: A STORM IS COMING !!! 

 

 

 

 

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Friday, 02 November 2012 15:29

Slithering Now Playing

As reported previously by Portuguese Extreme Metallers MALEVOLENCE, SLITHERING the brand new video from the band is now playing.

 

The PREMIERE is broadcasting exclusively via METAL UNDERGROUND in USA, PUREGRAINAUDIO in CANADA, BURST in GREECE and ARTE SONORA in PORTUGAL.

SLITHERING, written by guitarist/vocalist Carlos Cariano is taken from the bands upcoming third album ANTITHETICAL, which will be released in 2013.

The audio (visual) episode now in exhibition was directed by David Barros of 4THERECORDS.

 

GREECE and BRAZIL Medias were primarily interested in contributing for the previously reported alliance. Though GREECE only confirmed participation on the event today. MALEVOLENCE welcomes aboard their GREEK FANS and informs as well that that BRAZIL will soon launch the rotation of the video.

 

In order to watch every single PREMIERE click on the media name presented above.

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Thursday, 01 November 2012 01:19

Slithering Video Premiere

SLITHERING, the brand new video from Portuguese Extreme Progressive Metallers MALEVOLENCE will premiere exclusively via METAL UNDERGROUND in USA, PUREGRAINAUDIO in CANADA and ARTE SONORA in PORTUGAL. It was directed by David Barros of 4THERECORDSSLITHERING, written by guitarist/vocalist Carlos Cariano, is taken from the bands upcoming third album ANTITHETICAL, which will be released in 2013.

 

Carlos commented about the new video: SLITHERING was the first single extracted from our impending new album. DECIBEL MAGAZINE kindly assisted us to make the PREMIERE of the audio episode some weeks ago, helping us in the process to show the song writing diversity on ANTITHETICAL. Now we are moving forward and presenting the visual production of our first (ever) music video interrelated with the same song. To achieve that we worked with 4THERECORDS, a young company producing mainly short films and commercials. SLITHERING is their boldest achievement to date and we are truly pleased with the visual quality of our first cooperation with this entity.  The support of 4THERECORDS was central and decisive to attain the professional final results.

 

Considering the alliance held for this PREMIERE, Carlos added: Subsequent to the PREMIERE of SLITHERING we received rave reviews far and wide. The interest upon ANTITHETICAL grows on a daily basis rate. Sharing our video through such professional media, in 3 different Countries at the same time means quite something!

 

All the media involved in this alliance have been faithfully serving up mainstream and underground to their ever growing global fan base.

 

On November 2 youll get to decide whether or not we all succeeded. 

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Portuguese extreme progressive metallers MALEVOLENCE provided via METAL UNDERGROUND (USA) an exclusive. The exclusive consists of a track-by-track breakdown about their upcoming 3rd full length effort ANTITHETICAL. After a 13 year hiatus the band reveals to their fans a taste of the overall concept thats about to come. This information is revealed after the recently released opening track SLITHERING over BANDCAMP

 

To check the very comprehensive article click here .

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Sunday, 07 August 2011 00:00

All who moved up their asses to make the MALEVOLENCE appearance at the III edition of VAGOS OPEN AIR 2011 into something very unique and special during yesterday. The MALEVOLENCE performance got an excellent receptiveness (which the band was not waiting at all) and after eleven years absent from the stages, MALEVOLENCE felt good and proud to know that they have achieved a tremendous status within the National panorama that will be extremely difficult to shake. MALEVOLENCE is now engaging in the recording of their 3rd album and will share more news for all their Lusitanian fans as the work progresses. Check one of the very special moments from their live performance yesterday! 

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Friday, 13 April 2012 00:00

the men with the suitcase disembark

Welcome to the world: Antithesis! Welcome to the world: Contradiction!

 

Welcome to Landshut: Germany!

 

Portuguese extreme metal fine exports MALEVOLENCE have just arrived to WOODSHED STUDIO and in their own words the weather seems to look fine as well as the surroundings. In the meanwhile the band met up with V. Santura and it looks like it feels in addition good to finally meet the personality behind the facility.

 

MALEVOLENCE will be on this conclave and missing between the 13th and the 24th March 2012.

 

In their suitcases they bring the full recording structures for their 3rd yet untitled full length effort. The process of recording vocals is schedule for tomorrow and after that they will start the final mixing & mastering process on all the new material. A bright picture from the WOODSHED STUDIO facility is shared above!    

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Wednesday, 25 April 2012 00:00

third album completed

Portuguese extreme progressive metallers MALEVOLENCE announce that their brand new third album is now concluded in terms of recording, mixing and mastering.

 

The long awaited successor to their second album will be the bands first official release since their 1999 release MARTYRIALIZED (recorded in Fredman Studios).

 

The new album was produced entirely by Carlos Cariano, the groups singer, guitarist, lyricist and main songwriter. All the instrumentation was completely recorded during diverse sessions between the fall of 2011 and the beginning of 2012 by Paulo Pereira (keyboards and programming) at his own 20M2SEA Studio in Portugal.

 

Vocal recordings, final mixing and mastering were generated in Woodshed Studio in Landshut, Germany, property of producer V. Santura (TRIPTYKON, OBSCURA, DARK FORTRESS).

 

The recording lineup on the new album consists of the same members that were responsible for the generation of MARTYRIALIZED, while introducing session drummer extraordinaire Dirk Verbeuren (SOILWORK, THE DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT, JEFF LOOMIS).

 

The final album title, track listing and further details shall be revealed soon.

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