Marc Rizzo

Track Premiere: Claustrofobia – “Corrupted Self” featuring Marc Rizzo

Originally formed in 1994, Brazilian deathrashers Claustrofobia started releasing full-length albums at the turn of the 21st century. They have played with metal royalty like Iron Maiden, Slayer, and Anthrax. Now the band calls Las Vegas home, and they are ready to cloak America’s City of Lights in complete darkness. Unleeched is their seventh full-length album, and it will lash out for blood on March 11th. We offer the album’s second single courtesy of Metal Assault Records.
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Marc Rizzo of Hail the Horns

Welcome to The Nothing Shocking Podcast 2.0 Reboot episode 78, our guest is Marc Rizzo of Hail of Horns (Soulfly, Ill Nino, Cavalera Conspiracy). In this episode we discuss the formation of Hail of Horns and the single “God of Thunder” on Godsize Records, recording new music, and touring. In addition we discuss his latest solo compilation album “”Living Shred, Vol. 1” and new old school death metal project Revenge Beast!
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Marc Rizzo rejoins Ill Niño

Ill Niño has announced that guitarist Marc Rizzo has returned to the band. Rizzo left in 2003 to join Soulfly where he stayed, until this year, when they experienced a less than friendly parting ways. In a statement issued today, Ill Niño said this:. “Hello Familia, cats outta the bag…...

Ex-Soulfly Guitarist Marc Rizzo Re-Joins Ill Niño

Two months after splitting from Max Cavalera’s Soulfly after twenty years, guitarist Marc Rizzo has apparently re-joined his old band, Ill Niño. Of course, this isn’t quite the Ill Niño of which Rizzo was a member at the turn of the century. Current and former members of the band spent a good part of 2019 and 2020 in a heated lawsuit over ownership of the group’s moniker. That ultimately resulted in a settlement, with original singer Cristian Machado and guitarists Ahrue Luster and Diego Verduzco ultimately leaving to form a new band, Lions at the Gate. The current iteration of Ill Niño longtime members Dave Chavarri (drums), Lazaro Pina (bass), and Daniel Couto (percussion) along with with new singer Marcos Leal (Shattered Sun) and new guitarists Jess Dehoyos (Sons of Texas) and Sal Dominguez (ex-Upon a Burning Body).
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Marc Rizzo, former Soulfly guitarist, rejoins Ill Niño

Marc Rizzo has announced that he has rejoined heavy metal group Ill Niño, 19 years after he originally left the band back in 2002. Rizzo, who already has two Ill Niño stints under his belt, revealed he’ll be rejoining the group for their upcoming record, IIIMortals – their first since 2014’s Till Death, La Familia – after parting ways with his previous band, Soulfy, earlier this year.

Marc Rizzo Has Officially Rejoined Ill Niño

Ill Niño have announced the return of guitarist Marc Rizzo to their ranks. Rizzo originally left the band back in 2003, going on to join Soulfly for a lengthy run that recently came to a bitter end. In a statement issued today, Ill Niño offered:. “Hello Familia, cats outta the...
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Marc Rizzo says he “got no support from Soulfly” throughout the pandemic

Marc Rizzo has opened up on his recent departure from metal juggernauts Soulfly, saying he's received “no support” from the band in the past year. In a new conversation with Pierre Gutiérrez of Rock Talks, the guitarist details how the past year has been “very difficult”, adding that he “had to go back and get a day job” to cope with the financial strain of the pandemic.