Adytum

Adytum

 Newmarket, Ontario, CAN
BandMetal

Biography

ADYTUM was formed in the Autumn of 2004 by Brendan Dean (Vocals/Guitar), Ryan Lewis (Bass) and Daniel Bonofoglio (Guitar), soon after practicing began the trio wrote what is now to be known as ADYTUM's first battle cry, "The Willow's Haunting".

In 2007 after the fall out with their two original members, Dean Williams (drums) and Ryan, ADYTUM version 1.5 was graced with the world's tallest moving building, Chase Burns and the former Serbian Heavyweight champion, Marko Vukovic increased the band's food budget making them the world's Hungriest Band. 2007 saw the release of the group's first album ECHOES OF REFUGE through Northern Storm Records.

From 2007 to 2008 ADYTUM had their busiest time going on tour with EPICUREAN (Metal Blade Records) and WHAT'S HE BUILDING IN THERE? (Year of the Sun Records). Sharing the stage with AUGURY (Nuclear Blast), UNEXPECT (The End Records), ENSIFERUM (Spinefarm), EMETH, BLACKGUARD (Nuclear Blast), THE EXALTED PILEDRIVER (Northern Storm Records), THE AGONSIT (Century Media), MARTYR (Galy), NEURAXIS (Prosthetic Records), NECRONOMICON (Earache Records), and QUO VADIS.

In December 2008 ADYTUM entered Voodoo Records to begin work on their 2nd album, ISLAND INFINITE with producer Mike Dmitrovic. In April of 2009 Brendan stepped down from his rank in ADYTUM to focus on school. Shortly after Co-Producer of ECHOES OF REFUGE David Clipperton joined the band as their new guitarist and in June of 2010 Mark Johnson joined as the new vocalist.

With the new line up ADYTUM plans on completing ISLAND INFINITE and taking the world by storm.

Discography

Echoes of Refuge (Nothern Storm Records, 2007)

Set List

Oceanus
Pillars of Creation
Wendigo
Animate Within
Beckoned
Parade of Darkness
Island Infinite
Spirals