SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY guitarist Marc Rizzo has released a new single, “Downside Up”, via iTunes, Amazon and other digital retailers. The song is the first single off Rizzo‘s fourth solo album, which was recently recorded with producer Chris “Zeuss” Harris (SUICIDE SILENCE, ALL THAT REMAINS, SHADOWS FALL, SOULFLY).
Rizzo is currently on a European tour with SOULFLY in support of the band’s latest record, “Enslaved”, which came out in March.
New Jersey native Marc Rizzo embarked on his first U.S. solo tour in 2007. He released two solo albums with Shrapnel Records in 2006 and 2007, entitled “Colossal Myopia” and “The Ultimate Devotion”, respectively. In 2010, Marc issued his latest album on his own Phlamencore Records, entitled “Legionnaire”.
Rizzo has been endorsed by the likes of Peavey, Yamaha and B.C. Rich, and currently has a B.C. Rich Stealth Pro seven-string signature guitar available for public purchase.
Rizzo is well known for his position in popular metal act SOULFLY, with whom he has released five records to date; “Prophecy” (2004), “Dark Ages” (2005), “Conquer” (2008), “Omen” (2010) and “Enslaved” (2012). In addition, he is a member of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY with SEPULTURA co-founders Max and Igor Cavalera, with whom he collaborated on the project’s debut album, “Inflikted”, in 2008 and the follow-up effort, “Blunt Force Trauma”.