Guitarist Diego Verduzco of New Jersey/New York's ILL NIÑO was interviewed on January 21, 2011 at The Rave/Eagles Club in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. You can now watch the chat below.
ILL NIÑO will embark on a European headlining tour in March. Support at all shows will come from BREED 77. The trek will include appearances at Hammerfest and the Kick Out The Jams festivals.
ILL NIÑO's "Against The Wall" video can be viewed below. The clip was shot in Virginia Beach with director Scott Hansen, who has previously worked on videos for ANIMALS AS LEADERS, WILLIE NELSON, THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA and A DAY TO REMEMBER, among others.
"Against The Wall" comes off ILL NIÑO's fifth album, "Dead New World", which sold around 3,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 164 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's previous effort, "Enigma", opened with 5,000 units to land at No. 145 back in March 2008.
"Dead New World" was released on October 26, 2010 via Victory Records. The follow-up to 2008's "Enigma" was self-produced, with co-production coming from Clint Lowery (SEVENDUST) and Sahaj Ticotin (RA),and mixed by Eddie Wohl (36 CRAZYFISTS, ANTHRAX, SMILE EMPTY SOUL). The album artwork was created by Tim Butler of XIII Designs (DISTURBED, SLIPKNOT, METALLICA, SLAYER, MICHAEL JACKSON).
"Against The Wall" video: