E-FORCE, the band featuring former VOIVOD bassist/vocalist Eric Forrest, have signed a new three-album deal with France's Thundering Records. The band will enter the studio in October in Toulouse, France with producer Patrick Fredrich to begin recording their sophomore album, tentatively due in early 2007. As previously reported, E-FORCE have posted four songs from their 2006 demo on their MySpace.com page (http://www.myspace.com/eforceband. Check out the tracks "Satanic Rituals", "Lobotomized", "Agent 99" and "Exterminator" at this location. E-FORCE's current lineup includes 19-year-old guitar hero Cyril Bernhard, who has been influenced by the likes of Yngwie Malmsteen, Marty Friedman and Andy Larocque, among others. Completing the group's current formation is drummer Boris Lugan. E-FORCE's next album release is expected to include collaborations with Alex of AGRESSOR as well as Tim and Kevin Guttierez of PROJECT: FAILING FLESH. Moreover, Eric has decided to re-record/cover a song from the unreleased VOIVOD 2001 demo as a tribute to late VOIVOD guitarist Denis "Piggy" Da'Amour. E-FORCE's debut album, "Evil Forces", was released in October 2003 via Season Of Mist Records.