The progressive metal powerhouse KADINJA from France has signed a deal with Arising Empire.
The band commented: “We are absolutely thrilled to announce our signing with Arising Empire and look forward to working with such a dedicated team on our upcoming endeavours!”
Formed in Paris in 2013, KADINJA explore a mix of progressive metal djent & technical prog topped off with catchy hooks, virtuosic fretboard runs and violent low-end grooves.
After their first recorded EP »Eponymous« (2013) and the debut steps as a live band, the group began working on their first full length effort. Further developing their style to refine their technical prog identity, the band released their first album »Ascendancy« in February 2017 via Klonosphere/Season of Mist. The debut album went on to receive praise from by fans and media alike, as a breath of fresh air that complex metal needed, which also swiftly exposed the quintet to various show and touring opportunities. Sharing stages across Europe with acts like ANIMALS AS LEADERS, DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT, ADAGIO, KLONE, BETRAYING THE MARTYRS, THE ALGORITHM and many more, motivated the band so much that nothing could hold back their creativity to immediately compose more music.
Merely one year after the debut album release, in spring 2018 it was time again to enter the studio to record the fully written second album to show the world KADINJA‘s latest musical findings.
By joining the Arising Empire family in September 2018 KADINJA are set out to hit a larger audience with the release of the upcoming album in early 2019.
More conceptual, more rock, and one step further in its technical approach, these young men will soon invite you on a musical journey dedicated to pushing the limits of modern rock and metal.
The first single from the sophomore album will be released in October 2018.
The band also recently announced that they will be supporting MONUMENTS on their tour in October and November 2018:
»Phronesis European Tour 2018«
w/ MONUMENTS, VOLA, ATLAS
05.10. D Cologne – Euroblast*
06.10. CH Aarau – KiFF*
07.10. D Karlsruhe – Substage
08.10. D Munich – Backstage
09.10. D Neunkirchen – Stummsche Reithalle
10.10. D Dresden – Club Puschkin
12.10. I Vicenza – Bocciodromo
13.10. I Milan – Circolo Svolta
14.10. I Bologna – Alchemica Music Club
15.10. A Vienna – Arena
17.10. HR Zagreb – Močvara
19.10. BG Sofia – Universiada Hall
20.10. RO Bucharest – Quantic Club
21.10. RO Cluj-Napoca – Form Space
22.10. H Budapest – Blue Hell *UPGRADE*
23.10. PL Warsaw – Pogłos
24.10. D Berlin – Bi Nuu
25.10. D Hamburg – Kaiserkeller
26.10. DK Søborg – Richter-Gladsaxe
28.10. B Roeselare – De Verlichte Geest
29.10. NL Nijmegen – Doornroosje
30.10. F Paris – Backstage By the Mill
31.10. F Nantes – La Scène Michelet
01.11. NL Haarlem – Patronaat
02.11. UK Worthing – Bar 42 *SOLD OUT*
04.11. UK Cardiff – The Globe
05.11. UK Glasgow – G2
06.11. UK Belfast – Foundry
07.11. IRL Dublin – The Voodoo Lounge
08.11. UK Manchester – Fac251
09.11. UK London – The Dome
10.11. UK Sheffield – Corporation
11.11. UK Bristol – Macmillan Fest*
Expect more info to come soon…
Philippe Charny Dewandre – vocals
Pierre Danel – guitar
Quentin Godet – guitar
Steve Tréguier – bass
Morgan Berthet – drums