Ice Nine Kills, the American metalcore band known for their horror-themed music, has just announced an exciting collaboration with Francesco Ferrini, the Italian pianist and composer from symphonic death metal band Fleshgod Apocalypse. The two musical powerhouses are teaming up to create an orchestral version of Ice Nine Kills’ highly popular album, “The Silver Scream 2: Welcome to Horrorwood.”
“The Silver Scream 2: Welcome to Horrorwood” is the highly anticipated sequel to Ice Nine Kills’ critically acclaimed 2018 album, “The Silver Scream.” The original album paid homage to classic horror movies, with each track dedicated to a specific film. Fans loved the concept and the band’s ability to capture the essence of these iconic movies in their music. Now, with this orchestral collaboration, Ice Nine Kills is taking it to the next level.
Francesco Ferrini’s involvement in this project is a perfect fit. Known for his incredible piano skills and composition talents, Ferrini has been instrumental in building the symphonic sound of Fleshgod Apocalypse. His arrangements bring a grandeur and depth to their music, and it’s no doubt that his collaboration with Ice Nine Kills will yield stunning results.
The album’s orchestral version promises to enhance each track’s cinematic quality, adding layers of orchestration to create a larger-than-life experience for the listeners. With Ferrini’s expertise, the revamped versions of iconic tracks like “It Is The End,” “Your Number’s Up,” or “Assault & Batteries” are bound to be even more haunting and mesmerizing.
Ice Nine Kills and Francesco Ferrini are no strangers to each other. With their shared passion for storytelling through music and love for the heavy metal genre, this collaboration feels like a natural progression for both artists. Ferrini’s unique composition style will bring a fresh perspective to Ice Nine Kills’ sound, elevating their music to new heights.
In a statement, Ice Nine Kills frontman, Spencer Charnas, expressed his excitement for the collaboration, saying, “Working with someone as talented and unique as Francesco Ferrini is a dream come true for us. We’ve always admired his work with Fleshgod Apocalypse, and his contribution to our music is going to take it to another dimension.”
Fans of both bands are eagerly anticipating the release of this orchestral version of “The Silver Scream 2: Welcome to Horrorwood.” Ice Nine Kills has built a strong fanbase over the years with their intense live performances and dedication to horror-themed metal, while Fleshgod Apocalypse’s symphonic death metal has garnered them a loyal following worldwide. The combination of these two powerhouses is sure to create something truly extraordinary.
“The Silver Scream 2: Welcome to Horrorwood” orchestral version is set to be released later this year, and fans can’t wait to see what Ice Nine Kills and Francesco Ferrini have in store for them. Until then, listeners will have the opportunity to revisit the original album and appreciate the genius behind Ice Nine Kills’ horror-inspired concept. With their collaboration, they are sure to redefine the boundaries of symphonic metal and deliver an unforgettable musical experience for all horror and metal enthusiasts alike.