Trivium

Trivium is an American metalcore/heavy metal band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2000. Later Signed to Roadrunner Records, the band has attended major music festivals, including Ozzfest and the Download Festival. In 2005, they played the first Saturday set on the main stage at Download Festival in Castle Donington, England. This performance is widely accepted as the best Trivium gig to date. It is credited by Matt Heafy as the gig that really launched Trivium on the world stage. The band was named the best live band of 2006 at the Metal Hammer Golden God Awards.

In September 2008, they released their 4th full-length album “Shogun”, which sold 24,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, and debut at number 23 on the Billboard 200 chart as well as Number 1 in the UK Rock Album Charts. They toured extensively through out 2009 in support of “Shogun”, with 2 headline legs of the US, a headline slot on the Mayhem Festival second stage, a Australia/Japan leg, as well as a conclusive UK run in March 2010. Through out their headline runs they have been supported by Chimaira, Darkest Hour, Dirge Within, Whitechapel, Rise To Remain and Black Tide.

Other Information

  • Origin: Orlando, Florida, United States
  • Genres: Metalcore, Heavy metal, Thrash metal
  • Years active: 1999-Present
  • Labels: Roadrunner Records, Lifeforce Records
  • Associated acts: Capharnaum, Mindscar, Metal Militia
  • Website: http://www.trivium.org
  • Members:
  1. Matt Heafy – lead vocals, guitars
  2. Corey Beaulieu – guitars, backing vocals
  3. Paolo Gregoletto – bass, backing vocals
  4. Nick Augusto – drums, percussion

Releases

Full-lengths

  • Ember to Inferno (2003)
  • Ascendancy (2005; re-released in 2006)
  • The Crusade (2006)
  • Shogun (2008)

EP

  • Trivium (2003)

Demo

  • Demo (2003)

Links

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~ by molco on April 11, 2009.

One Response to “Trivium”

  1. Nu on drums. best luck!

    …will miss u travis

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