Brisbane's hard-out and heavy outfit Lavidius are back with a new frontman Ben Davis and single ' Captain Benjamin Hornigold', which is available now through iTunes/Apple Music, Spotify and all good online outlets.
Nev Pearce spoke to Ben Davis for the Everblack Podcast about joining Lavidius, the story behind the new single, working with acclaimed producer/engineer Adam Merker from Studio Anders Debeerz, their recent appearance at the Scott Niblock memorial show and what 2019 has in store for the band.
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Lavidius plays hard hitting music, with a unique blend of melody, down tempo grooves, finely tuned gutturals and ball tearing riffs that make you pull an ugly face because they are that filthy. Influences on the band include (though not limited to) Chimaira, Lamb of God, DevilDriver, Soilwork, Opeth, Parkway Drive, Gojira and Metallica, have been featured on triple j's The Racket, The Faction, Andrew Haug Radio and single Days Get Darker featured Soilwork's Bjorn 'Speed' Strid on guest vocals! Their career to date has also seen them support international artists Cradle of Filth and Angelus Apatrida as well as Australian legends Orpheus Omega, Witchgrinder, DarkCell, Chronolyth and Vanishing Point, as well as play Lagerstein's festival Lagerfest.
LAVIDIUS - Captain Benjamin Hornigold