GRIGORI -(gri gore E) 3
The name relates to a race of fallen angels.
The concept of live and let live died for the female fronted Metal Industrial artists GRIGORI 3, who have showed absolutely no mercy since their emergence in the Chicago scene in 2003. GRIGORI 3 has been enchanting audiences with some of the most powerful mind crunching music in the country.
The band credits its strength to its ability to blend the diverse influences each member brings to their sound. Where other groups simply write songs, GRIGORI 3 composes and then delivers intensely melodic yet energetic riffs and melodies, encapsulated in a show often described as amazing.
In 2003 the band crossed lines breaking into the live scene playing various shows throughout the Midwest, performing and setting dates with some of thier favorites including national acts- HANZEL & GRETYL, BILE, GENITORTURERS, DOPE, PITBULL DAY CARE ,SLICK IDIOT, DRYKILL LOGIC, MUSHROOMHEAD.
GRIGORI 3 has recently gained selective national press throughout the underground music scene including Gothic Beauty Magazine, SWAG Magazine, Dark Realms Magazine, MK Magazine and Outburn as well as numerous ezines and online articles. The band has crossed over into club rotation as well and featured at various clubs nationwide including Chicago's own-Double Door,ElboRoom, Oasis 160, Indianapolis' Emerson Theatre, Madison's Club Inferno and Philadelphia's favorites The Ceremony and Antiquity. GRIGORI 3 has been added to vast number of radio and college/internet stations world wide including and has begun receiving airplay on Chicago's own REBEL RADIO,94.7 THE ZONE, &am p; Q101, Hollywood's Gothic Radio, Panama's Siete Gatos, and Germany's Black Channel and Argentina's Radio Argentina.
GRIGORI 3 are in the process of following up their debut independent EP "Megotholis" which premiered the club hit single "Awakening", which has helped the band gain industry attention worldwide."Awakening" is now featured on Dark Future Music's latest compilation release, "The Best of Gothic Radio,Vol.1" and can be found at Hot Topics, Wharehouse Music and various record chains throughout the country. The upcoming release "EXILE" will premiere in the fall of 2006 and will include brand new GRIGORI 3 music as well as some established favorites .
The band's latest club hit "DEFENDE" will be featured on the upcoming underground release and soundtrack from Resurrection M. Pictures entitled "TRISTE EDAD," which will be showcased throughout the film festivals circuit in summer 2005. The hard hitting band has a few select shows to finish out their 2005 schedule. GOTHICFEST (September 2005) and Mushroom Head (December 2005).
GRIGORI 3 is featured on Latex Records upcoming compilation release "Ancient Times; Modern Music /Primal River Valley" and TRUE PLAYER ENTERTAINMENT'S compilation release "FRIENDS & FAMILY" (TPE).
In 2012 the band returns with their new album “On Your Six”… Also, several tracks from the bands classic release “Exile” are featuted in the movie and on the soundtrack to JEZEBETH THE MOTION PICTURE Now Available on Blu-Ray