Skeletonwitch To Reissue “Beyond The Permafrost” On Limited Edition Vinyl

Skeletonwitch will be reissuing their album “Beyond The Permafrost” on limited edition blue with red and black splatter vinyl. It will be available on March 30 and can be pre-ordered at


Skeletonwitch Part Ways With Drummer Dustin Boltjes

Skeletonwitch have parted ways with drummer Dustin Boltjes. With him gone, the band have recruited Jon Rice (ex-Job For A Cowboy) for the time being. They said the following:

“At this time, we feel it’s necessary to inform everyone that Skeletonwitch has parted ways with Dustin Boltjes. Dustin gave much of his creativity, time, and energy to the band, and for that we thank him and wish him the best. Jon Rice will be handling drum duties for the time being. See you all on the road.”

Skeletonwitch Planning Spring Release Date For New Album

Skeletonwitch are planning a spring released date for their new album. The band have been recording the effort with producer Kurt Ballou (Cverge) at GodCity Studio in Salem, MA. Fredrik Nordström will mix the album. Guitarist Scott Hedrick commented:

“It feels great to be back in GodCity Studio! Those in the know are aware that working with Kurt Ballou ensures incredible sonics. We’re very comfortable working with Kurt which has allowed us to stretch out into some new territory. We’re excited for people to hear the new stuff.”

Skeletonwitch Recording New Album

It looks like Skeletonwitch are recording a new album with Converge‘s Kurt Ballou at GodCity Studio in Salem, MA. The band shared the following posts:

Dustin laying the foundation. It begins…

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@dbolt666 grinding it out.

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Prosthetic Records To Re-Release Lamb Of God, Animals As Leaders, & Skeletonwitch Albums On Limited Edition Silver Vinyl

On March 17, Prosthetic Records will be releasing some limited edition silver vinyl pressings of the following albums (limited to 500):

-Animals As Leaders – “Animals As Leaders”
-Animals As Leaders – “Weightless”
-Lamb Of God – “New American Gospel”
-Skeletonwitch – “Beyond The Permafrost”
-Skeletonwitch – “Serpents Unleashed”

You can preorder them at

Skeletonwitch Stream “The Apothic Gloom” In Full

Skeletonwitch are streaming their new EP, “The Apothic Gloom,” in its entirety via Decibel. The effort will be released on August 19, and it will be the group’s first release to feature new vocalist Adam Clemans (Wolvhammer).

Click the LINK to go to the stream.


Skeletonwitch Announce 2016 U.S. Tour With Iron Reagan, Oathbreaker, Gatecreeper, & Homewrecker

Skeletonwitch have announced a headlining U.S. tour. The band will also be joined by special guests Iron Reagan, Oathbreaker, Gatecreeper (select dates) and Homewrecker (select dates).


Tour Dates:

09/28 Asheville, NC – Mothlight (feat. All Hell)
09/29 Atlanta, GA – The Earl (with Gatecreeper)
09/30 Savannah, GA – The Jinx (with Gatecreeper)
10/01 Tampa, FL – Crowbar (with Gatecreeper)
10/02 Gainesville, FL – The Atlantic (with Gatecreeper)
10/04 New Orleans, LA – Siberia (with Gatecreeper)
10/05 Houston, TX – White Oak (with Gatecreeper)
10/06 Dallas, TX – RBC (with Gatecreeper)
10/07 Austin, TX – Barracuda (with Gatecreeper)
10/09 Phoenix, AZ – Rebel Lounge (with Gatecreeper)
10/10 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick (with Gatecreeper)
10/11 Los Angeles, CA – The Roxy (with Gatecreeper)
10/12 San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge (with Gatecreeper)
10/14 Portland, OR – Panic Room (with Gatecreeper)
10/15 Seattle, WA – Highline (with Gatecreeper)
10/17 Salt Lake City, UT – Metro Bar (with Gatecreeper)
10/18 Denver, CO – Marquis Theater (with Gatecreeper)
10/19 Kansas City, MO – Riot Room (with Homewrecker)
10/20 Des Moines, IA – Vaudeville Mews (with Homewrecker)
10/21 Minneapolis, MN – Triple Rock (with Homewrecker)
10/22 Chicago, IL – Subterranean (with Homewrecker)
10/23 Indianapolis, IN – 5th Quarter (with Homewrecker)
10/25 Pittsburgh, PA – Cattivo (with Homewrecker)
10/26 Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts (with Homewrecker)
10/28 Brooklyn, NY – Saint Vitus (with Homewrecker)
10/26 Baltimore, MD – Metro Gallery (with Homewrecker)
10/30 Richmond, VA – Hardywood Brewery (with Homewrecker)