A trailer for “Un-Slaved”, the new video from ICON IN ME — the Russian/Swedish/Danish modern metal band featuring HOSTILE BREED guitarist Dmitry Frans, Danish drummer Morten Løwe Sørensen (SUBMISSION, THE ARCANE ORDER, SCARVE, INSTANT CARNAGE, STRANGLER, SCARVE, SOILWORK) and Swedish vocalist Tony Jelencovich (M.A.N, ex-MNEMIC, TRANSPORT LEAGUE) — can be viewed below. The clip was filmed in February in Moscow. The track features a guest guitar solo by Anders Björler of THE HAUNTED.
“Un-Slaved” comes off ICON IN ME‘s sophomore album, “Head Break Solution”, which will be released on July 12 via the Chicago, Illinois-based label Goomba Music. The CD was recorded at CBS Studio (Denmark), A-Lab (Moscow), and Grand Recordings (Sweden) and was mixed by Ben Schigel (CHIMAIRA, DROWNING POOL, WALLS OF JERICHO) at Spiders Studio. The mastering duties were carried out by Maor Appelbaum (HALFORD, FIGHT, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, CYNIC, THERION).
“Head Break Solution” features guest appearances by the following musicians:
* Glen Drover (MEGADETH, KING DIAMOND)
* Anders Björler (THE HAUNTED, AT THE GATES)
* Rob Guz (M.A.N.)
* Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, AMARANTHE)
* Magnus Söderman (IN RAGE, SLAPDASH)
* Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, AMARANTHE, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM)
* Oleg Izotov (TRINITY, ANJ)
ICON IN ME‘s debut album, “Human Museum”, was released in April 2009 via Massacre Records. The CD was recorded in November 2007 at Hansen studios in Ribe, Denmark and was mixed by Jacob Hansen.
According to the band’s official bio, ICON IN ME‘s style can best be described as “modern metal with some thrash, death and hardcore style elements.”
For more information, visit the band’s MySpace page.