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This week we chinwag about the odd jobs that come with living in Los Angeles. As of 2020, Alicia joined the Grammy nominated power metal band Dragonforce as their new bass player. Alicia Vigil (VIGIL OF WAR) - Bass Seana (a.k.a. Alicia started her musical journey with piano at only four years old, and throughout the years, picked up the flute, tenor saxophone, guitar and of course, the bass. As for pedals, I only use a BOSS tuner and occasionally a Big Muff distortion pedal. Alicia Vigil’s age is 24. I can’t wait to travel the world and play these new cities with them and be a part of their legacy.” Adds DRAGONFORCE guitarist Herman Li, “Alicia was recommended to me by On most occasions, I usually end up going with either my Jerry Only custom Devastator bass or Gibson Grabber, as they both have such crispy, cutting sounds. I’m a sucker for nice, metal guitars with bite! It’s all about getting the right amount of treble for the sound I like. Currently living near Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Samantha has written for a wide variety of publications including Spill Magazine, Stereo Embers Magazine, and the North Bay Nugget. In support of its release, the band will head out on the road next month in Europe, before touring the US with Unleash The Archers and Visions Of Atlantis. I can't wait to travel the world and play these new cities with them and be a part of their legacy!" CTRL + SPACE for auto-complete. To never let anyone discourage you from choosing an artistic path. Film credits of hers include Legion of the Black, and Mercenaries. ZP Theart – lead vocals (1999–2010) Steve Scott – bass, backing vocals (1999–2000) Diccon Harper – bass (2000–2002) Alicia Vigil is a singer/bassist from Los Angeles and has been playing Zemaitis since 2017. Check out what Vigil had to say about all of this and more. Check out what Vigil had to say about all of this and more. Perhaps I will expand my pedal selection in the future, but for the sound I’m using now, these work well. Definition of tone is a player’s personality. Musician, model, and actress Vocals/Bass for Los Angeles based Rock & Roll band VIGIL OF WAR Bass for DRAGONFORCE Alicia Vigil is a well known Bassist. His departure was announced on March 9th, 2010 by Herman Li. What kind of bass do you generally bring with you on stage? Both of these treks will see Alicia Vigil (Vigil Of War) handling bass and backing vocals for DragonForce. My name is Alicia Vigil and I sing and play bass for my band, Vigil Of War. Alicia was born on November 22, 1995 in Victorville, CA..Alicia is one of the famous and trending celeb who is popular for being a Bassist. What is your advice for young women who hope to work in the music industry? Don’t be afraid to be a leader and have a voice! Vigil of War’s new single “Hurricane” is out now. She has been a musician for over 10 years and currently fronts and plays bass in her own band Vigil of War. The American Bassist was born in Victorville on November 22, 1995. You have entered an incorrect email address! The band is supporting their 2019 album Extreme Power Metal (Metal Blade Records). Both of these treks will see Alicia Vigil (Vigil Of War) handling bass and backing vocals for the band. We could be enjoyed by fans of The Distillers, Joan Jett, Billy Idol, etc.! The band is fronted by Alicia Vigil (vocals/bass), Shane Taylor (guitar/keys), Chris Wilson (drums), and Kiki Wongo (guitar/bass). This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Both of these treks will see Alicia Vigil (Vigil Of War) handling bass and backing vocals for the band. So it definitely has helped me as a musician playing bass today. What kind of guitars do you tend to play? You can slow down or speed up any song to the percentage you want and work your way up, as well as pitch-shift any song. Shauna Lisse) - Vocals Nicole Papastavrou - Guitar Katt Scarlett (FEMME FATALE) - Keyboards Lindsay Martin - Drums. Giveaway: BOSS Acoustic Singer Live LT Enter to Win, Vigil of War at The Redwood Bar on July 17, 2019, COVID-19: How We Can Make Lemonade Out of Lemons, Valerie June Takes The Dreamer’s Path On New Album The Moon and Stars: Prescriptions For Dreamers Out March 12th via Fantasy, Billie Marten performed at SXSW on March 16, 2016, Charlotte Caffey of the She Rocks Awards Honoree band the Go-Go’s: Go-Going Where Inspiration Calls. DRAGONFORCE guitarist Herman Li has been using the coronavirus downtime to work on new material. I can't wait to travel the world and play these new cities with them and be a part of their legacy!" Practicing and work ethic is super important and know that good things take time! Yes!! Do you use a different one in the studio? You have to take that time away to write new songs. Alicia Vigil is currently single, according to our records. I will be a part of a really cool music video ad for a badass rock ‘n’ roll brand that will be playing on the jumbo screen before one of the biggest bands in rock ‘n’ roll go onstage. … They’ve just expanded their partnership with the Japanese company “Greco,” so all of our upcoming shows I will be playing both my Zemaitis and my new Greco bass! Vigil comments, “So beyond stoked that DRAGONFORCE chose me to be a part of this! You had a couple of exciting live shows, including VANS Warped tour in California. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. © Low Group Inc. dba Guitar Girl Magazine® 2020. You have entered an incorrect email address! In this article, we take a look at Alicia Vigil's net worth in 2020, total earnings, salary, and biography. Alicia Vigil is a American Bassist from Victorville, California, USA. Ha-ha, you must’ve really done your research! I was supposed to still be on tour right now. She is taking over for Frédéric Leclercq (Kreator), who left the band last year. Alicia Vigil is a member of famous Bassist list. It has been a life dream of mine to be able to play Warped Tour, so we were so excited about it! “Hurricane” is about any kind of bipolar relationship, whether that be a friend or love interest. DragonForce announces headlining USA trek with Unleash the Archers and Visions of Atlantis - January 15th, 2020 – Alicia Vigil (Vigil Of War) to handle bass and backing vocals for DragonForce on upcoming tours This past September, DragonForce unleashed their 8th full-length, Extreme Power Metal, worldwide. Although my favorite amp would be the Ampeg SVT series, I’m much more open to playing pretty much any amp, as I can pretty much get my tone to how I like off most amps. Originally named DragonHeart, but changed their name, because there was another power metal band (Dragonheart) using the same name. I also understand that you play guitar. Film credits of hers include Legion of the Black, and Mercenaries. Why the flute? He tells Ultimate Guitar in a new interview: "We were originally not planning to work on any new songs. Since then she has achieved a BA in literature, will soon have an MA in journalism, and is even a trained journalist and reporter. Please welcome Alicia Vigil (Vigil of War), who will be handling bass duties and backing vocals for the upcoming DragonForce tours.. Alicia Vigil comments: “So beyond stoked that DragonForce chose me to be a part of this! Multi-talented actress, model and multi-instrumentalist who plays the bass for the all-girl band She Demons. Our sound is a bit hard rock, a bit alternative, and a bit melodic metal. This past September, Dragonforce unleashed their eighth full-length, Extreme Power Metal, via Metal Blade Records. I use an online app called Transcribe, which is a lifesaver! Los Angeles, Ca. 48.9k Followers, 951 Following, 1,705 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Alicia Vigil (@aliciavigil) Alicia Vigil comments: "So beyond stoked that DragonForce chose me to be a part of this! Both of these treks see Alicia Vigil (Vigil Of War) handling bass and backing vocals for DragonForce. Based in Los Angeles, Vigil of War is a four-piece rock band that was formed in 2017. © Low Group Inc. dba Guitar Girl Magazine® 2020. We formed in 2017 and have frequented The Whisky a Go Go, Las Vegas, did a U.K. tour earlier in 2019 and Vans Warped Tour 25th Anniversary in Mountain View over the summer of 2019. Both of these treks will see Alicia Vigil (Vigil Of War)… Lead Singer & Bass Player of Vigil Of War ‍ ️ Bassist of DragonForce. Alicia Vigil will be handling bass and backing vocals for the upcoming DragonForce tours. Words by Nic Angeles. And I understand that you also play the flute. Based in Los Angeles, Vigil of War is a four-piece rock band that was formed in 2017. I have both Schecter and Jackson guitars. Learn about Alicia Vigil: her birthday, what she did before fame, her family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more. Are there certain recording techniques you prefer in the studio? I’m sure in life everyone deals with someone who’s hot and cold, so this was my take on that. Write CSS OR LESS and hit save. Alicia Vigil comments: "So beyond stoked that DragonForce chose me to be a part of this! There will be people that will try to knock you down or instill you with self-doubt, but do not let that stop you from propelling forward. Alicia Vigil Bass Play Through of the new track "Vultures" by Vigil Of War https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3CLlZBpeCtc Afterwards, Bowie and Jess speak to Alicia Vigil, the power metal bass player for DragonForce and singer/bass player of Vigil of War. Real/full name: Alicia Jean Vigil Age: 24 (born Nov 22nd, 1995) Place of origin: United States (Victorville, California) Gender: Female Alicia Vigil: rock ‘n’ roll bassist, actress, and … former flute player? Vigil comments, “So beyond stoked that DRAGONFORCE chose me to be a part of this! DRAGONFORCE Recruits ALICIA VIGIL As Bass Player For Headlining USA trek with UNLEASH THE ARCHERS and VISIONS OF ATLANTIS By Editorial Team January 15, 2020 Known as the fastest band in the world, Grammy-nominated extreme power metal band DragonForce unleashed their 8th full-length, “Extreme Power Metal”, worldwide. Which guitars, amps, and pedals are you currently using and why? Alicia Vigil guest performing Vampire Girl in New York City 10/27/2015 at the PlayStation Theater. Although the band is based in London, only Sam Totman, Marc Hudson, and former members Dave Mackintosh, Adrian … So many amazing bands, quite a few stages, and just an all-around good time! Vigil Of War is a rock & roll, female fronted 4 piece from Los Angeles formed in 2017 with an edgy sound and a look to match. Both have such great and different tones, so I think it’s really going to add a new dynamic to our set. ZP Theart left the band due to "insurmountable differences of musical opinion". ... Multi-talented actress, model and multi-instrumentalist who plays the bass for the all-girl band She Demons. Learn how your comment data is processed. But we actually started writing new songs already. Alicia Vigil comments: “So beyond stoked that DragonForce chose me to be a part of this! On top of that, Vigil Of War also debuted their new single at an intimate show at The Redwood Bar, which Vigil described as “a cool pirate-themed dive bar in downtown LA.”. What is your definition of tone, and how has it changed over the years? Vigil commented: “So beyond stoked that DragonForce chose me to be a part of this! I like my bass cutting through and being a big part of our mix, instead of being a background instrument. I can't wait to travel the world and play these new cities with them and be a part of their legacy!" That’s about all I can say for now, but I’m very excited about it! As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 9 – Autumn 2019 – Ladies of Metal, Alicia Vigil is a powerhouse of a musician and this summer she fulfilled a life-long dream. I always play my Zemaitis bass live, which is a badass Japanese brand I’m stoked to be partnered with. With the amount of new pedals, amps, technology, etc., there is so much more versatility available for players nowadays. I don’t really play flute so much anymore, but it was the first real instrument I took seriously, as I started when I was 9 and continued playing it all throughout middle and high school. Watch DRAGONFORCE Perform With New Bassist ALICIA VIGIL Fan-filmed video footage of DRAGONFORCE‘s February 4 concert at TivoliVredenburg in Utrecht, Netherlands can be seen below.The show marked the band’s second performance with new bassist and backing vocalist Alicia Vigil (VIGIL OF WAR), who joined DRAGONFORCE last month.. DRAGONFORCE guitarist Herman Li stated about … I usually use this when practicing on my own, then get together with my band to rehearse as a band when all has been learned. Wikifamouspeople has ranked Alicia Vigil as of the popular celebs list. They have recruited bassist and backup vocalist Alicia Vigil (Vigil of War) to join the tour as well. CTRL + SPACE for auto-complete. An entire world of sounds, music, and stories opened up to her, and she found herself inspired by it all. Vigil and her band, Vigil Of War, will be playing with VANS Warped tour in celebration of the famed tour’s 25th anniversary. If Billy Idol, Joan Jett, and Brody Dalle were to mix their sound in a current day feel, VOW would fall close to this. 315 talking about this. Alicia Vigil comments: "So beyond stoked that DragonForce chose me to be a part of this! NOTE:  Alicia Vigil is our April featured artist in our 2020 Guitar Girl Magazine calendar that can be purchased HERE. I’m much pickier on how I want my bass tone to sound in the studio, so I will usually try several different basses for each song until I get the one I like. Vigil of War’s new single “Hurricane” is out now. Film credits of hers include Legion of the Black, and Mercenaries. Giveaway: BOSS Acoustic Singer Live LT Enter to Win, Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 9 – Autumn 2019 – Ladies of Metal, Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 9 - Autumn 2019 - Ladies of Metal, Behind the Board with Producer/Engineer Sylvia Massy, Jennifer Batten: Tone Talk and Tips from the High Priestess of Shred, Valerie June Takes The Dreamer’s Path On New Album The Moon and Stars: Prescriptions For Dreamers Out March 12th via Fantasy, Billie Marten performed at SXSW on March 16, 2016, Charlotte Caffey of the She Rocks Awards Honoree band the Go-Go’s: Go-Going Where Inspiration Calls. The show marked the band's second performance with new bassist and backing vocalist Alicia Vigil(VIGIL OF WAR), who joined DRAGONFORCElast month. RELATED:  Vigil of War at The Redwood Bar on July 17, 2019. I play exclusively live with Zemaitis bass guitars, which is a rad Japanese company I fell in love with the first time I ever saw and played one. Alicia Vigil - Vocals/Bass Shane Taylor - Lead Guitar/Keys Progressive Powermetal band DragonForce has booked a new headline tour of the USA, with direct support coming from Unleash the Archers and Visions of Atlantis. How do you keep your sound consistent onstage? The official tour actually ended its full run last year, but this year they are doing three special cities in celebration of their 25th anniversary, so we are honored to be part of the West Coast weekend. Please welcome Alicia Vigil @aliciavigil (@vigilofwar), who will be handling bass duties and backing vocals for the upcoming DragonForce tours. As an actress and a model, what other projects do you have on the go this year? I can’t wait to travel the world and play these new cities with them and be a part of their legacy!” The band is fronted by Alicia Vigil (vocals/bass), Shane Taylor (guitar/keys), Chris Wilson (drums), and Kiki Wongo (guitar/bass). I value those years of playing as I learned all about theory, dynamics, and how to read music. Multi-talented actress, model and multi-instrumentalist who plays the bass for the all-girl band She Demons. What inspired the track? DragonForce have recruited Alicia Vigil (Vigil Of War) to play bass and sing backing vocals on their upcoming tours. What can you tell us about that show? As of 2018 Alicia Vigil is 23 years years old. Samantha Stevens has been singing along with the radio for as long as she can remember. Both of these treks will see Alicia Vigil (Vigil of War) handling bass and backing vocals for DragonForce. Alicia Vigil – bass, backing vocals (2020–present) Damien Rainaud – bass, backing vocals (2019) Aquiles Priester – drums (2020) Christian Wirtl – drums (2003) Former members. Yeah, I started playing guitar as my first string instrument when I was 12. It was last year in August that Dragonforce announced the departure of long-time bass player Fred Leclerq who has since joined Kreator.The power metal phenoms announced today that they will be joined by Vigil of War’s Alicia Vigil for their upcoming tours in support of their latest effort, Extreme Power Metal. https://guitargirlmag.com/interviews/tone-talk/tone-talk-with-alicia-vigil It really helps when you have a fast song to learn or need to slow something down to hear exactly what is being played. YOU can do whatever you set your mind to. She still sings for the sheer joy of it. Finally, what advice would you give to young musicians? But straight out of high school, she decided that she wanted to see the world, and so she did what any young adventurer would do…she joined the navy. Write CSS OR LESS and hit save. I like bringing along my Zemaitis as well as my Jerry Only (Misfits) custom “Devastator” bass for recording. 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