Firewind guitarist Gus G. has recorded a guest solo
for Redemption, the third album from the Portugese metal/goth rock band Heavenwood, due in September via Recital Records. Gus appears in the track "One Step To
Devotion," "matching perfectly Heavenwood's emotive music with is thundering solo!" according to a press release. Also scheduled to appear on the CD is singer Tijs Vanneste of the Belgian progressive metallers Oceans Of Sadness.
Redemption will be mixed and mastered by Jens Bogren (Opeth, Soilwork, Amon Amarth) at Fascination Street Studios in ?rebro, Sweden. The initial recording sessions for the CD took place at Ultrasound Studios with Daniel Cardoso and Ricardo Dias.
After the departure in 2004 of main songwriter and guitarist Ricardo Dias, Heavenwood went on a lengthy hiatus. Now Ricardo Dias has returned along with new drummer Luiz Ferreira (ex-Secrecy from Portugal).
Heavenwood 2007 is:
Ernesto Guerra - Vocals
Ricardo Dias - Guitars and Vocals
Bruno Silva - Guitar
Luiz Ferreira - Drums
Heavenwood previously relelased two albums - Diva and Swallow - and played shows with In Flames, Atrocity, Theatre Of Tragedy and Lake Of Tears, among others.
[Source: Robert, Rock N Roll Cola]