Canadian metal rockers Villain have finished recording debut album to be released in 2018

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Canadian metal rockers Villain have finished recording debut album to be released in 2018

Toronto, Ontario, Canada based heavy metal rockers Villain featuring former Midnight Malice frontman Caleb Beal have announced that they have finished recording heir debut album which will be released in 2018.

Villain consist of Beal as lead vocalist and guitarist, drummer Jake Greasy and bassist Gaz James. Beal was previously part of the heavy metal band Midnight Malice whose debut full-length album Proving Grounds finished at #10 on the Sleaze Roxx’s Top Ten Albums 0f 2014. Midnight Malice disbanded in early 2016 with Beal resurfacing as lead vocalist and guitarist for Villain 2017 while his Midnight Malice bandmates — drummer Hunter Raymond and bassist Tom Gervais — went on to form HighLife in late 2016.

The following message was posted on Villain‘s Facebook page earlier today:

“THIS IS SNAKE GREASY CUMIN’ ATCHA LIVE FROM ORLANDO, FLORIDA!! Currently crushing beers poolside and “takin’ er ease” as I once heard Ian Chains say. Anyways, me and the big bois(Caleb, Gaz) in Villain got our debut record fully recorded and were gunna unleash the grease on ya in early 2018. Toronto needs to wake up and were talking atleast 5 slammers coming down like hammers so expect to see us on the road promoting it very soon. Stay in tune and we will too! 🌴 –Jake “small boi” “he’s only seventeen” Greasy

Recording session by Villain‘s frontman Caleb Beal at Lincoln County Social Club in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on August 16, 2017:

Villain in the Studio

Caleb Beal of Villain at the Lincoln County Social Club recording studio in Toronto, laying down some tasty tracks for an up and coming release