Video: Trivium's Matt Heafy Interviewed By Musik Universe

 
Trivium frontman Matt Heafy was recently interviewed by Musik Universe when the band played the Heavy MTL festival in Canada the weekend of July 23 and 24. In the conversation, Heafy explains how In Waves is different from all previous Trivium albums, talks about the replacement of former drummer Travis Smith with Nick Augusto, and much more.
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Watch Trivium's Entire Wacken 2011 Set!

 
Trivium performed at this year's Wacken Open Air festival in Germany on August 5, and the set was streamed online. So now that the songs are almost all up on YouTube (for some reason, we couldn't find a clip of "A Gunshot to the Head of Trepidation"), we've gathered them up and put them in one spot, in case you weren't able to make it over there for the show.
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Weekend Poll: How Many New Songs Should A Band Play Live?

 
A lot of Roadrunner bands have new albums out or coming soon: Theory of a Deadman and Trivium's latest are already out, and Dream Theater, Opeth, and Machine Head will all be releasing hotly anticipated new albums in September. Many of these bands will also be hitting the road in support of their new music, too (check our tour page for dates).
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Trivium Declared "Artists Of The Week" At GuitarSquid.com

 
Trivium were chosen as Artists of the Week by the guitar site GuitarSquid.com. Guitarists Matt Heafy and Corey Beaulieu were interviewed about their new album In Waves, the gear they used during the recording process, and more. Says Heafy about the lengthy creative process behind In Waves, "At one point, we had made up about 40 songs, but we chose the best ones.
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Photos: Trivium Live At Mayhem Festival

 
Trivium delivered powerhouse performances on this year's Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival tour, premiering songs from their brand-new album In Waves (out this week) alongside classic metal anthems from their back catalog. We've got a gallery of exclusive photos from their Holmdel, NJ show on July 27, and you can check those out right here, right now..
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Trivium's Matt Heafy Interviewed By Horror Website Bloody-Disgusting.com

 
Trivium frontman Matt Heafy was recently interviewed by the #1 horror website, Bloody-Disgusting.com. In the course of the conversation, he talked about the album's visual style and how it works in tandem with the music, the recording process, and much more. Regarding In Waves generally, Heafy said, "it’s probably the first time that Trivium has been completely definable in every single aspect, where it’s not just an auditory experience anymore but we’re taking the visuals in ways that the music videos match the music, match the lyrics, match the packaging, match the way the band looks, and everything is one cohesive package." He described the at times difficult recording process in detail, too, saying, "The vocal process had me doing about four to six to eight hours per day.
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Trivium Offers "Forsake Not The Dream" For Free Through iTunes!

 
For one week only, Trivium are offering the song "Forsake Not the Dream," from their brand-new album In Waves, as a free download through iTunes. Click here to get a taste of the album absolutely free. In Waves is in stores today, in a standard CD format as well as a deluxe CD/DVD edition that includes five bonus tracks, a documentary about the making of the album, the video for the title track, and footage of the band performing eight songs, old and new, in a Florida warehouse.
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Trivium "In Waves" Listening Party Tonight!

 
The official listening party for Trivium's brand-new album, In Waves, is being held tonight at Idle Hands Bar in New York City. The event, hosted by Metal Army America, begins at 9 PM - there will be special guests in the house, drink specials all night, and the album will be played in its entirety.
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Video: Trivium Live At Wacken Open Air Festival 2011

 
Trivium performed this weekend at the massive Wacken Open Air festival in Germany, and their set was streamed live online. For those of you who missed it, though, here are some clips of the band performing brand-new songs from their album In Waves, which is out tomorrow. "In Waves": "Built to Fall": "Black": .
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Matt Heafy Offers Track-By-Track Breakdown Of Trivium's "In Waves" For Alternative Press

 
Trivium's new album In Waves comes out tomorrow, and frontman Matt Heafy sat down with Alternative Press to go through the album track by track. (Note: the deluxe edition includes five songs not discussed here.) About "Inception of the End," he says, "'Inception' has been around since the Slipknot support tour Trivium did.
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