Polish extreme metallers VADER will team up with the Swedish black metal outfit MARDUK for the Blitzkrieg 5 tour of Poland beginning on August 29 in Warsaw. Also appearing on the bill are Polish bands CHAINSAW and ESQARIAL as well as other guest acts.
Commented MARDUK guitarist Morgan Håkansson: "MARDUK are proud to announce that we will be joining VADER for a 15-date Polish tour right before we hit Europe. We are delighted to team up once again with our war brothers in VADER to march across Poland together with our loyal Polish fans and reach territories we havent been in before. Unleash the wolfpack..."
Added VADER guitarist/vocalist Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek: "We are looking forward to start Blitz and I'm sure that's gonna be the best tour we've ever played. The new [VADER] lineup is getting stronger day by day, both artistically and mentally. We are working hard to improve the quality of our shows and prepare some special surprises for our fans. Hopefully this time we will succeed in all. Remember — VADER takes no slaves!"
For a list of upcoming shows, go to this location.
VADER will release its new album, "Necropolis", in Europe on August 21 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Hertz studios in Bialystok, Poland with the Wieslawski Bros.. Tue Madsen, who previously worked with such bands as MOONSPELL, CATARACT, HEAVEN SHALL BURN and many more, mixed the CD at his Antfarm Studios in Denmark.
"Necropolis" track listing:
02. Rise Of The Undead
03. Never Say My Name
05. The Seal
06. Dark Heart
08. Summoning The Future
10. We Are Horde
11. When The Sun Drowns In Dark
Check out the cover artwork below.
"Necropolis" will mark the recording debut of VADER's new lineup:
Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek (guitar, vocals)
Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka (DECAPITATED) (guitar)
Pawel Jaroszewicz (SOUL SNATCHER) (drums)