decapitated in - CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, News

SUHRIM Announces New Guitarist

Belgian death metallers SUHRIM have announced the addition of guitarist Pieter Vandeputte (BATTALION) to the group's ranks. Vandeputte joins the band as the replacement for Thomas Bleys, who exited SUHRIM in July "due to a series of events." SUHRIM is currently in pre-production for its new, as-yet-untitled album, which is slated for a October 2009 ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VADER Confirmed For Germany's WALPURGIS METAL DAYS IX

Polish extreme metal veterans VADER have been confirmed for the Walpurgis Metal Days IX festival, set to take place May 1-2 at Festplatz in Hauzenberg, Germany. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: ARTAS GRAVE DISBELIEF DORNENREICH ENTHRONED FLESHLESS GRAILKNIGHTS POPPY SEED GRINDER SINISTER IN SLUMBER SCARECROW NWA TAXIDERMIST For more information, visit ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NERVECELL: New Live Video Posted Online

Dubai-based death/thrash act NERVECELL has released the official video for the song "Flesh & Memories", recorded live at the Dubai Desert Rock Festival 2008. NERVECELL recently confirmed its appearance at next year's Dubai Desert Rock Festival — along with MOTÖRHEAD, OPETH, ARCH ENEMY, CHIMAIRA and AUGUST BURNS RED — which is set to take place ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VADER: 'Carnal' Video Available

"Carnal", the new video from Polish death metal veterans VADER, can be viewed below (clip produced by Abysmo). VADER recently debuted its new touring lineup, which is as follows: Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek (guitar, vocals) Reyash (bass) Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka (DECAPITATED) (guitar) Pawel Jaroszewicz (SOUL SNATCHER) (drums) Commented Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek: "Since the first shows in ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VADER Frontman Reveals More Information About Forthcoming Album

Guitarist/vocalist Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek of the Polish death metal veterans VADER has issued the following update: "What's new in VADER? You know for sure about all the personal changes in line up. We just finished two-weeks tour in Baltic States and Scandinavia with GRAVE, ZONARIA and ZABBADIAH CROWS, which was 'baptism in fire' for new ...

Read more

Posted in: News

'Worldwide Metal' Mega-Value Box Set To Be Released

In recognition of a music genre that has spawned some of the most original and talented bands hailing from every corner of the globe, Earache Records has announced the release of "Worldwide Metal". Celebrating the diversity of metal in all of its forms, "Worldwide Metal" is the ultimate collection of the fastest, heaviest and most ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VADER: Umeå Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of VADER's October 24, 2008 concert at Scharinska in Umeå, Sweden can be viewed below (clips uploaded by "BobiScarecrow"). VADER's current touring lineup is as follows: Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek (guitar, vocals) Reyash (bass) Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka (DECAPITATED) (guitar) Pawel Jaroszewicz (SOUL SNATCHER) (drums) VADER's tour with GRAVE, ZONARIA and GILLA BRUJA kicked ...

Read more

Posted in: News

MASACHIST: New Music Posted Online

MASACHIST, the project featuring Thrufel (AZARATH, YATTERING), Daray (drums; DIMMU BORGIR, VADER, VESANIA, NEOLITHIC) and vocalist Pig (Wojciech Wasowicz, a.k.a. Sauron, DECAPITATED), has posted the songs "Crush Them", "Inborn Obedience" and "Womb" on the group's MySpace page. MASACHIST recently completed work on its debut album at Progresja Studio. The CD's cover art was ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NERVECELL Completes Filming 'Demean' Video

Dubai, United Arab Emirates-based death thrashers NERVECELL have issued the following update: "We have finally finished shooting the music video for the song 'Demean' off our latest album 'Preaching Venom'. The video was shot in Dubai and is currently being edited at this stage. The video is scheduled to be released towards the end of ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VADER: Rehearsal Photos Of New Lineup Posted Online

Prior to the start of their Scandinavian tour, Polish extreme metallers VADER took part in a photo session at Warsaw's Progresja Club. The pictures, which were taken by Agnieszka Krysiuk, can be found at www.vader.pl. VADER's new touring lineup is as follows: Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek (guitar, vocals) Reyash (bass) Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka (DECAPITATED) ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SYN:DROM: New Songs Posted Online

Two new songs from Swedish death metallers SYN:DROM (formerly BLACKBREATH) can be heard using the MyFlashFetish.com player below. The group, which is currently unsigned, describes its musical direction as "high-quality death metal in the vein of HATE ETERNAL, AEON and DECAPITATED." SYN:DROM is: Jonny Pettersson (BONEGOD, MOURNING, HUMAN HARVEST) - Vocals Roger Bergsten (PSYCHO POETRY, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VADER: Video Footage Of New Lineup Available

Fan-filmed video footage from VADER's current tour with GRAVE, ZONARIA and GILLA BRUJA can be viewed below. Commented the group's frontman Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek: "Veni, vidi, vici! VADER is alive and killzzz! After our yesterday show in Turku I'm pretty sure our war machinery works just as perfect as in the past. I would say ...

Read more

Posted in: News

FRACTURED INSANITY Launches Vocalist Search

Belgian uncompromising brutal death metal band FRACTURED INSANITY is looking for a new vocalist. The group says, "We already have a full CD, 'When Mankind Becomes Diseased…', and we're writing new material, which will be recorded in 2010 in the Hertz Studios in Poland. We're looking for heavy, brutal vocals. You can always come to ...

Read more

Posted in: News

HATE Frontman To Guest On 'Maximum Threshold' Tomorrow

Frontman Adam The First (ATF) Sinner of the Polish extremists HATE will guest on this Saturday's (October 11) edition of the "Maximum Threshold" show at 9:00 p.m. EST. "Maximum Threshold" is an Internet radio show dedicated to presenting up-and-coming hard rock bands and successful bands as well as interviews, news and music reviews. It is ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VADER: New Touring Lineup Announced

Polish death metal veterans VADER have announced their new touring lineup. It is as follows: Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek (guitar, vocals) Reyash (bass) Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka (guitar) Pawel Jaroszewicz (drums) Commented the band: "Last Sunday at Progresja Club, Warsaw, we had drummers audition. Earlier, actually just after the anniversary gig we had some talks with a ...

Read more

Posted in: News

THE BOY WILL DROWN Preparing To Record Debut Album

British technical metallers THE BOY WILL DROWN are preparing to record their debut album. The band, who recently signed a multi-album, worldwide deal with Earache, is set to follow in the footsteps of its idols DECAPITATED and enter Hertz Studios in Bialystok, Poland to begin tracking its as-yet-untitled CD. The band will be in the ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Teloitus - SOTAJUMALA

Here is a case of familiarity not breeding contempt, as the death metal style of Finland's SOTAJUMALA (translation: "War God") is one with obvious influences, yet the act pays tribute without complete artistic robbery and does so with personality. "Teloitus" is not the future of death metal; it is simply a sturdy effort that attacks ...

Read more

Posted in: CD Reviews

VADER Parts Ways With Drummer, Guitarist

Polish portal Interia.pl reports that drummer Dariusz "Daray" Brzozowski and guitarist Maurycy "Mauser" Stefanowicz have left the veteran Polish death metal band VADER. According to the Meinl Cymbals web site, Daray will join the Norwegian black metal group DIMMU BORGIR while Mauser will reportedly concentrate on his UNSUN project, which will ...

Read more

Posted in: News

DECAPITATED Guitarist: 'We Are On Indefinite Hiatus For Now'

Guitarist Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka of the Polish extreme metallers DECAPITATED — whose brother, DECAPITATED drummer Witold "Vitek" Kieltyka, died on November 2, 2007 in a Russian hospital from injuries sustained in a road collision — has issued the following update: "I would like to take the time to inform everyone interested in knowing about the ...

Read more

Posted in: News

MASACHIST: Album Artwork Unveiled

Guitarist Thrufel (AZARATH, YATTERING) has issued the following update regarding his MASACHIST project, also featuring Daray (drummer of VADER, VESANIA and NEOLITHIC) and vocalist Pig (Wojciech Wasowicz, a.k.a. Sauron, ex-DECAPITATED): "We have finally and definitely finished working on our debut album. It was often difficult and totally stressful but the results will knock people out! ...

Read more

Posted in: News

THE BOY WILL DROWN Signs With EARACHE RECORDS

Earache Records has announced the signing of British technical metallers THE BOY WILL DROWN to a multi-album, worldwide recording deal. THE BOY WILL DROWN is a four-piece band based in Norwich/Colchester, UK who formed in late 2006. Currently regarded as one of the most flamboyant and intense bands in the UK, they play a vicious ...

Read more

Posted in: News