Fear Factory, the internationally acclaimed metal band known for their high-octane performances, is thrilled to announce their highly anticipated live show in Tallinn on December 15, 2023. The event will take place at Helitehas, promising an unforgettable night of raw energy and intense musicality. Fear Factory is joined by special guest, Butcher Babies (Los Angeles) and warm-up band IGNEA (Ukraine), one more warm-up to be expected.
With a reputation as industrial metal’s eternally dysfunctional champions, Fear Factory has captivated audiences worldwide with their electrifying stage presence and powerful sound. Their impressive discography includes a string of hit albums, showcasing their ability to push boundaries and redefine the metal landscape. After the recent successful North and Latin American tour legs with the new vocalist Milo Silvestro from Rome, Italy and drummer Pete Weber (Havok), the band is stronger than ever and ready to light up the stages at 44 European shows for the first time since 2016, including Tallinn.
With a career spanning over 30 years, they have unleashed influential albums with devastating anthems, cementing their position as crucial and innovative figures in extreme metal circles. Fear Factory’s sound, a fusion of staccato paint-stripping riffs, industrial-tinged drums, electronic flourishes, and a captivating scream/sing dichotomy, has become a hallmark in heavy music since their emergence in L.A. Fear Factory’s records are cinematic in scope, creating sonic landscapes that mirror dystopian post-apocalyptic futures found in classic sci-fi literature and films, from Ray Bradbury to Blade Runner.
Fans should brace themselves for the relentless sonic assault of “Depraved Mind Murder,” the electrifying new track from Fear Factory’s upcoming album, “RE-INDUSTRIALIZED”. The band’s latest offering showcases their unrivaled power and serves as a glimpse into the intensity that awaits fans.
Fear Factory – “Depraved Mind Murder” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JRLvrcDjBMU
“RE-INDUSTRIALIZED” takes the critically acclaimed album, The Industrialist, to new heights with a remarkable remix by the acclaimed Greg Reely. Prepare to be mesmerized by the fusion of dark melodies and crushing rhythms, complemented by the addition of live drums and the inclusion of six thrilling bonus tracks. Digital, 2CD, and vinyl versions of “RE-INDUSTRIALIZED” will be unleashed on June 23rd, providing metal enthusiasts with an immersive and unforgettable experience. With its fresh artwork and expanded sonic landscape, this release promises to redefine Fear Factory’s legacy.
Fear Factory – “Replica” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7RJsRQOneMY
Fans attending the Tallinn performance can expect an adrenaline-fueled show filled with the band’s iconic hits, as well as tracks from their latest release, which is set to showcase their evolving sound and musical progression. Fear Factory’s commitment to delivering an unforgettable live experience guarantees a night of headbanging, mosh pits, and an unrivaled connection between the band and their devoted fanbase.
Joining Fear Factory as special guests for the Tallinn concert are the fierce and electrifying Butcher Babies from Los Angeles. Metal veterans, Butcher Babies, have been crushing stages worldwide with their vicious live performance and explosive energy for nearly 15 blistering years. With their unapologetic blend of heavy metal and aggressive vocals, Butcher Babies have carved out their own unique space in the music scene. Known for their high-energy performances, the band delivers a relentless onslaught of hard-hitting riffs and intense melodies. As special guests, they will undoubtedly ignite the crowd in Tallinn with their signature brand of raw power, leaving a lasting impression on all in attendance.
Adding to the excitement, Ukrainian melodic metal upstarts IGNEA will join Fear Factory as the warm-up band for the Tallinn concert. IGNEA has quickly gained recognition as a band-to-watch with their incredible talent for storytelling and powerful performances. Mixing heavy riffs and epic lyricism with symphonic, electronic, and multicultural folk elements, IGNEA has impressed international metal fanbases with tracks like “Jinnslammer,” “Alga,” and “Disenchantment,” garnering significant views on YouTube and receiving honors at the Best Ukrainian Metal Act Awards.
Despite the challenges posed by the ongoing brutal war in Ukraine, IGNEA remained undeterred during the production of their cinematic concept album, “Dreams of Lands Unseen.” The band’s resolute spirit shines through as they proudly present their multifaceted voyage, inviting listeners to follow them into new worlds.