Tag: Diego Valdez
We are proud to announce the first single “Mercyful Angel” from our upcoming record “Reflections”
The Song is also available for streaming through Spotify
Assignment’s new album “Reflections” will be released on August 21, 2020 via MASSACRE RECORDS!You can already pre-order the album here » https://lnk.to/assignmentreflections
The Album will be released as a Deluxe DigiPack. The cover artwork was created by Didier Scohier. Pascal Thüring took care of the mixing and mastering at Klanglounge.
Ines Vera Ortiz guest appereance on “Reflections”
On our upcoming release “Reflections”, we are proud to present you the amazing Ines Vera Ortiz. She´s entering team Machine for a wonderfull duet with Diego Valdez on the track “Endlessly”
As Diego, she is originally from the Argentinian capital Buenos Aires, moved to Alicante in Spain, They both became part of the “Rhapsondy of Queen” show, touring together through Spain. Ines is also involved as Singer & Songwriter with “Black Oceans” and “Inner” Stream.
The Band has revealed the Cover Artwork for the upcoming record “Reflections” With this release the Band returns to the Belgian artist Didier Scohier (Artcore) who already did the amazing Arwork for “Inside of the Machine” back in 2013.
Massacre Records is currently streaming “Closing The Circle” in its ENTIRE beauty on their official YouTube Channel \m/
You can also follow the stream here:
Massacre Records & AssignmentTV (our official YouTube Channel) released a video for “Evolution”
“Evolution” is the opening track of our upcoming record “Closing the Circle” to be released 22 July, 2016 via Masscre Records / Soulfood and is also available through the webshop on this site \m/ \m/
If you have missed the first single from the upcoming record, “Genetic Slavery” is still online:
Dear followers of the Machine \m/
As the release date for our new record “Closing the Circle” (via Massacre Records / Soulfood Distribution) is getting closer, first reviews in different lanaguages get posted! We will keep this news updated with new reviews once published)
Here an overview:
DANGERDOG MUSIC REVIEWS (Craig Hartranft, ENG)
… “What hasn’t changed for Assignment is their exploration of melodic and progressive power metal. Yet this is not overly complex stuff. The usual suspects occur with tempo and time signature changes, and particular instruments offering representative solo parts. The band’s goal is not to confuse you or leave you perplexed, but to demonstrate some creativity and entertain. The glue that holds everything together is Assignment’s inherent commitment to melody and groove which allows the arrangements to be both intriguing and accessible”…
KALLE ROCKT BERLIN (Matthias, DE)
… “Das was man jetzt hört, kann sich echt sehen lassen. Ein volles Gitarrenriff begleitet hier das treibende Schlagzeug. So kommt recht schnell Fahrt in den Song. Die Stimme, die dann einsetzt hört sich kräftig, tief und spannend an bevor dann ein hoher Schrei einsetzt. Alle Achtung Herr Valdez, so ein Gesang macht Eindruck. Über den gesamten Song gibt es eine ansteigende Spannungskurve, und somit … Read More »
Assignment have signed with Massacre records!!!
New album “Closing the Circle” to be release on the 22nd July 2016 through Massacre Records !!! Thanks to Massacre for believing!!!
Welcome to the Machine!!!
We are pleased to announce that a first “Closing the Circle” Teaser / Making of has been uploaded by the Band on the official Youtube Channel AssignmentTV
Below you will find the previous teaser and introduction of new Assignment vocalist, Diego Valdez on the song “Crimson Poison” which will be included on the new release!
Let the Metal flow… The Machine
We are happy to provide you with an exclisive interview with Diego Valdez about the new Assignment record “Closing the Circle” Enjoy!
Diego, first of all, thank you for the time! There may not be many people that didnt notice you in the world of heavy music, so just for these rare ones, please introduce yourself:
Hello everyone! My name is Diego Valdez lead singer of Helker and Electro Nomicon and Im from Argentina!
Tell us, what was your first thought when you were contacted by Assignment?
I was very intrigued about the band and their music and I thought that could be a great chance for me to explore and expand my musical horizons.
Are you familiar with the previous release “Inside of the Machine” and if yes, what do you think about it?
Well, I was not familiar with the music at first, then I listened the album and I found great songs and singers.
The production for the follow up “Closing the Circle” is completed. Are you satisfied with the results and what can you tell us about the music?
I think this album its great, plenty of good and creative music! You will find many styles of metal wisely intertwined.I think that the … Read More »
Heiko Spaarmann joins Assignment!!!
The line up for the upcoming Assignment record “Closing the Circle” has been completed! Heiko replaced Heiko! Heiko Sparmann, also known as bassist for the peogressive band Poverty´s No Crime has joined our force! He has already recorded 90% of his parts. Heiko, welcome to the Machine!
Goran provided some new information regarding the upcoming record “Closing the Circle” and announced the first official trailer/teaser to be released on #AssignmentTV (Band´s official YouTubeChannel) in April:
“The material is almost completely recorded by now while the final mix and mastering are scheduled for April/May… As Mausoleum Records have an option per contract we believe that a release in 2015 is realistic as the band keeps other options open as well.”
“We all are very excited, as every new release is for Assignment a (knd off) new beginning! On the new record we have Diego Valdez oficial replacing Michael Bormann on vocals, we have with Heiko Sparmann from Poverty´s No Crime a new member responsible for the Bass…
“The Assignment tradition of having also female vocals involved will be continued as we introduce Ledy Pot, from Rosario, Argentina. She has a wonderful, powerful voice and we are sure you will all enjoy the Duet “Variaxis” she did together with Diego”
“For me personally, after the very epic melodic and symphonic “Inside of the Machine” conceptual record, the most important thing was to let Assignment sound different, while still having it from composition view remarkably Assignment like. Just another step that sometimes is more … Read More »
ASSIGNMENT are searching for a new Bassist to record the upcoming record “Closing the Circle”
Here are the basic requirements:
– You should have a home studio / quality equipment to record
– Experience / Skills with Rock, Metal & Progressive Music
– English and/or German language required
If you are motivated and interested please contact the Band through their Homepage / COntact us option or the Facebook page for further details!
DIEGO VALDEZ TAKING OVER VOCALS
ON UPCOMING ASSIGNMENT RECORD
Septemer 23, 2014 ASSIGNMENT are pround to announce that
DIEGO VALDEZ is taking over the vocals for the upcoming
release “Closing the Circle” (working title).
Diego might be known to fans from his excellent work with the
Argentinian Metal Heros HELKER and other projects
Diego´ s voice reminds of the immortal Ronnie James Dio and
Jorn Lande. The recording sessions have been sheudled for the
next three months followed by mixing and mastering and a
potencial release during summer of 2015.