Rivers Of Nihil Announce August European/UK Tour

Rivers Of Nihil have announced a European/UK tour. Select dates will find the band performing with Suffocation, Decapitated, God Mother, etc.

Tour Dates:

08/09 Jaromer, CZE – Brutal Assault
08/10 Nurnberg, GER – Hirsch (feat. Suffocation & God Mother)
08/11 Karlsruhe, GER – Stadtmitte (feat. Suffocation & God Mother)
08/12 Kortrijk, BEL – Alcatraz Metal Fest
08/13 Leipzig, GER – Hellraiser (feat. Suffocation, Rings Of Saturn, Humanity’s Last Breath, Frontierer & God Mother)
08/14 Munster, GER – Sputnikhalle (feat. Decapitated, Rings Of Saturn & Humanity’s Last Breath)
08/15 Haarlem, NET – Patronaat (feat. Suffocation, Humanity’s Last Breath & Frontierer)
08/16 Koln, GER – Essigfabrik (feat. Decapitated, Suffocation, Rings Of Saturn & Humanity’s Last Breath)
08/17 Aschaffenburg, GER – Colo-Saal (feat. Decapitated, Suffocation, Rings Of Saturn & Humanity’s Last Breath)
08/19 Fernhill Farm, UK – ArcTanGent
08/21 Saint-Nolff, FRA – Motocultor

Morbid Angel, Valkyrja, Etc. Drop Off 2022 Maryland Deathfest, Deicide, Immolation, Etc. Added

Morbid Angel, Valkyrja, Archgoat, Blaze Of Perdition, and Antichrist have dropped off the 2022 Maryland Deathfest. Despite this, there is some good news as Deicide (performing “Legion” in full), Immolation, Profanatica, Akhyls, and Sulfuric Cautery have all been added to the festival. As previously reported, the event will take place in Baltimore, MD on May 26-29.

Here’s the updated daily lineups:

May 26 (Rams Head Live):

Asthma Castle
Acid Witch
Cough
Frizzi 2 Fulci (Fabio Frizzi in Concert. A Tribute to Lucio Fulci)
Primitive Man
Warmask
Yautja

May 26 (Soundstage):

Funerus
Limbsplitter
Mortiferum
Putrid Pile
Scattered Remnants
Skeletal Remains

May 26 (Power Plant):

Mortician

May 27 (Edison Lot):

Atheist
Bloodbath
Carcass
Graveyard
Massacre
Monstrosity
Obituary
Suffocation
Scorched

May 27 (Rams Head Live):

Akhlys
Panzerfaust
The Ruins Of Beverast
Spite

May 27 (Soundstage):

ACxDC
At War
Blood Feast
Cloud Rat
Fistula
Fuck the Facts
Miasmatic Necrosis
No/Mas
Sulfuric Cautery

May 27 (Power Plant):

Vio-lence

May 28 (Edison Lot):

Cancer
Cardiac Arrest
Cavalera (Max and Iggor Cavalera performing songs from “Beneath The Remains” & “Arise“)
Cerebral Rot
Coroner
Dismember
Enforced
Imprecation
Novembers Doom
Onslaught
Triptykon
Vircolac

May 28 (Rams Head Live):

Impure
Avslut
Necrophobic
Nifelheim

May 28 (Soundstage):

Backslider
Cadaveric Incubator
Flesh Parade
Haemorrhage
Holy Cost
Impaled
Malignant Altar
Napalm Raid
Skitsystem
Throaat

May 28 (Power Plant):

Deeds of Flesh
Schirenc Plays Pungent Stench

May 29 (Edison Lot):

Blood Incantation
Deicide (Performing “Legion” in its entirety)
Demilich
Destruction
Divine Eve
Hypocrisy
Immolation
Necrofier
Nocturnus AD
Nunslaughter
Sacrilegia
Triumph Of Death

May 29 (Rams Head Live):

Devil Master
Dark Fortress
Profanatica
Sacramentum (Performing “Far Away From The Sun” in its entirety)

May 29 (Soundstage):

Antichrist Siege Machine
Birdflesh
Butcher ABC
General Surgery
Gravesend
Shock Narcotic
Warfuck
Whoresnation
Zombie Assault

May 29 (Power Plant):

Exhorder

Belphegor, Suffocation, & Hate Cancel European Tour

Belphegor, Suffocation, and Hate have cancelled their upcoming European tour. That trek was supposed to kickoff next month with Necrosy, Skaphos, Devils Rage, and Blasphemous Creation set to open on select dates. Suffocation commented:

“We’re saddened to announce that despite the efforts of all team members, due to the global COVID restrictions continuing to tighten and the unknown factors moving forward we are forced to cancel our European co-headliner with Belphegor. We will be continuing to watch the situation regarding restrictions and when the time is right, plan our return to the EU Territory. Refunds for all tickets purchased are available through the point of purchase.”

Suffocation Announce North American Tour With Atheist, Soreption, & Contrarian

Suffocation have announced a headlining North American tour. Atheist, Soreption, and Contrarian will serve as support.

Tour Dates:

05/26 Brooklyn, NY – The Monarch
05/27 Baltimore, MD – Maryland Deathfest (Suffocation and Atheist only)
05/28 Rochester, NY – Montage Music Hall
05/29 Chicago, IL – Reggie’s
05/30 Madison, WI – The Crucible
05/31 Lawrence, KS – Granada Theater
06/01 Denver, CO – Roxy Theater
06/03 San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge
06/04 Los Angeles, CA – 1720
06/05 San Diego, CA – Brick by Brick
06/06 Pomona, CA – Glasshouse
06/07 Mesa, AZ – Nile Theater
06/08 Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theater
06/09 El Paso, TX – Rockhouse Bar & Grill
06/10 Austin, TX – Come and Take it Live
06/11 Dallas, TX – Trees
06/12 Houston, TX – White Oak Music Hall
06/13 New Orleans, LA – Southport Hall
06/14 Tampa, FL – The Brass Mug
06/15 Jacksonville, FL – 1904 Music Hall
06/16 Jonesboro, GA – Furnace 41
06/17 Spartanburg, SC – Ground Zero
06/18 Louisville, KY – Diamond Concert Hall
06/19 Detroit, MI – Sanctuary
06/20 Toronto, ON – Velvet Lounge
06/21 Ottawa, ON – Mavericks (no Contrarian)
06/22 Montreal, QC – L’Astral (no Contrarian)
06/23 Quebec, City QC – Imperial Bell (no Contrarian)
06/24 Boston, MA – Middle East Downstairs (no Contrarian)
06/25 Clifton, NJ – Dingbatz (no Contrarian)

Suffocation guitarist Terrance Hobbs commented:

“We are beyond stoked to return to the road with the ‘Forces Of Hostility North American Tour 2022‘! We’ll be joined by our good friends and brothers in Metal Atheist as well as the technical metal powerhouse Soreption and death metallers Contrarian! This will be our first tour back in almost 3 years due to COVID so we are eagerly awaiting the stage and all our fans to blow off some well-awaited steam!”

Suffocation Stream Live Version Of “Pierced From Within”

Suffocation are streaming a live version of their song “Pierced From Within.” The audio is taken from the band’s new live album “Live In North America,” which will be released on November 12. That effort was recorded during the band’s final tour with ex-frontman Frank Mullen. Terrance Hobbs commented:

“Hope you all enjoy this live version of ‘Pierced From Within‘. This song has always been a staple of the Suffocation arsenal as it’s one of our favorite musical pieces to play. When going through the live recording and figuring out which songs to tease this release we didn’t even have a second thought when it came to ‘Pierced From Within‘ and we couldn’t be more proud of how this live version sounds. This song has transcended almost 3 decades and still holds its potency in our set to this very day as well as being intricate with breaking major ground for us in the death metal world since its original release. Hope you all crank it out loud and let Suffocation fill your homes with some of our best death metal through the years!”

Deeds Of Flesh To Play First U.S. Show In Over 15 Years At 2022 Maryland Deathfest

Deeds Of Flesh have been added to next year’s Maryland Deathfest. The set will serve as the band’s first U.S. show in over 15 years.

The group commented:

“We’re very excited to announce that we’ll be playing the Maryland Deathfest in May of 2022. It will be our first show on U.S. soil in over 15 years! The set list will contain songs from a mix of old and new albums. Let the pummeling begin!

UPDATE: This is likely to be THE ONLY U.S. show in 2022. We won’t be adding any dates around Maryland, so get your asses there if you want to see the show. Power Plant Live on Saturday, May 28, 2022″

The festival is scheduled to take place in Baltimore, MD on May 26-29 and the daily lineups can be found below:

May 26 (Rams Head Live): Asthma Castle, Acid Witch, Cough, Frizzi 2 Fulci (Fabio Frizzi in Concert. A Tribute to Lucio Fulci), Primitive Man, Warmask, and Yautja.

May 26 (Soundstage): Funerus, Limbsplitter, Mortiferum, Putrid Pile, Scattered Remnants, and Skeletal Remains.

May 26 (Power Plant Live!): Mortician

May 27 (Edison Lot): Atheist, Bloodbath, Carcass, Graveyard, Massacre, Monstrosity, Obituary, Suffocation, and Scorched.

May 27 (Rams Head Live): Blaze Of Perdition, Panzerfaust, The Ruins Of Beverast, and Spite.

May 27 (Soundstage): ACxDC, Antichrist, At War, Blood Feast, Cloud Rat, Fistula, Fuck The Facts, Miasmatic Necrosis, and No/Mas.

May 27 (Power Plant Live!): Vio-lence

May 28 (Edison Lot): Cancer, Cardiac Arrest, Cavalera (Max and Iggor Cavalera performing songs from Sepultura‘s “Beneath The Remains” & “Arise“), Cerebral Rot, Coroner, Dismember, Enforced, Imprecation, Novembers Doom, Onslaught, Triptykon, and Vircolac.

May 28 (Rams Head Live): Impure, Avslut, Necrophobic, and Nifelheim.

May 28 (Soundstage): Backslider, Cadaveric Incubator, Flesh Parade, Haemorrhage, Holy Cost, Impaled, Malignant Altar, Napalm Raid, Skitsystem, and Throaat.

May 28 (Power Plant Live!): Deeds Of Flesh and Schirenc Plays Pungent Stench.

May 29 (Edison Lot): Blood Incantation, Demilich, Destruction, Divine Eve, Hypocrisy, Morbid Angel, Necrofier, Nocturnus AD, Nunslaughter, Sacrilegia, Triumph Of Death, and Valkyrja.

May 29 (Rams Head Live): Archgoat, Devil Master, Dark Fortress, and Sacramentum (performing “Far Away From The Sun” in full)

May 29 (Soundstage): Antichrist Siege Machine, Birdflesh, Butcher ABC, General Surgery, Gravesend, Shock Narcotic, Warfck, Whoresnation, and Zombie Assault.

May 29 (Power Plant Live!): Exhorder

More Bands Added To 2022 Northwest Terror Fest

More bands have been added to the 2022 Northwest Terror Fest. The event will take place at Neumos and Barboza in Seattle, WA on June 30 – July 2 and the updated daily lineups can be found below:

June 30: Deep Cross, Exulansis, Grayceon, Hallows, Izthmi, Ludicra, Mizmor, Obsequiae, Squalus, Tchornobog, Vile Creature, and Windhand.

July 1: Disease, Eyes Of Perdition, Haunter, Lowlife, Oryx, Panopticon, Racetraitor, Repulsion, Ringworm, Ripped To Shreds, Turian, Witch Vomit, and Xibalba.

July 2: Acephalix, Bewitcher, Cartilage, Cloak, Creeping Death, Drawn And Quartered, Funeral Chic, Leila Abdul-Rauf, Mantar, Succumb, Suffocation, Vale, and Wormwitch.

Suffocation To Release New Live Album “Live In North America” In November

Suffocation have announced that they will be releasing a new live album, titled “Live In North America,” on November 12. That effort was recorded during the band’s final tour with ex-frontman Frank Mullen. The first single, a live version of “Funeral Inception,” can be found below:

“Live In North America” Track Listing:

01. “Thrones Of Blood”
02. “Effigy Of The Forgotten”
03. “Funeral Inception”
04. “Pierced From Within”
05. “Surgery Of Impalement”
06. “Dismal Dream”
07. “Jesus Wept”
08. “As Grace Descends”
09. “Liege Of Inveracity”
10. “Breeding The Spawn”
11. “Catatonia”
12. “Souls To Deny”
13. “Infecting The Crypts”

Guitarist Terrance Hobbs commented:

“We couldn’t be more excited to bring our fans our new live CD ‘Live In North America‘ featuring Frank Mullen‘s last performances with Suffocation. We couldn’t think of a better way to wish Frank a fantastic farewell into retirement for all his contributions to this band as a great frontman, influence, and friend – and to also share this farewell with the fans, new and old, who have been there for us over the decades.

We hope the fans will hold Frank‘s last recorded live tour with us close to your hearts as we do. As another chapter from Suffocation closes, we are more than ready and anxious to bring you more new music and classic death metal in the upcoming months and years. So keep your eyes and ears open, stay heavy and play it loud… see you all on the road!”

Repulsion, Suffocation, Windhand, Etc. Set For 2022 Northwest Terror Fest

The initial lineup has been revealed for the 2022 Northwest Terror Fest. The event will take place at Neumos and Barboza in Seattle, WA on June 30 – July 2 and it will feature: Repulsion, Suffocation, Windhand, Obsequiae, Mizmor, Ringworm, Cloak, Grayceon, Haunter, Xibalba, Vile Creature, Exulansis, Racetraitor, Squalus, Cartilage, Oryx, Succumb, Funeral Chic, Wormwitch, and Disease.

Max & Iggor Cavalera, Morbid Angel, Destruction, And Enforced Added To 2022 Maryland Deathfest

Max & Iggor Cavalera, Morbid Angel, Destruction, and Enforced have been added to next year’s Maryland Deathfest. That event is scheduled to take place in Baltimore, MD on May 26-29, 2022 and the updated daily lineups can be found below. Notably, the Cavalera brothers plan to perform songs from Sepultura’s “Beneath The Remains” and “Arise“ during their set.

Lineup:

May 26 (at Rams Head Live):

  • Asthma Castle
  • Acid Witch
  • Cough
  • Frizzi 2 Fulci (Fabio Frizzi in Concert. A Tribute to Lucio Fulci)
  • Primitive Man
  • Warmask
  • Yautja

May 26 (at Soundstage):

  • Funerus
  • Limbsplitter
  • Mortician
  • Mortiferum
  • Putrid Pile
  • Scattered Remnants
  • Skeletal Remains

May 27 (at Edison Lot):

  • Atheist
  • Bloodbath
  • Carcass
  • Graveyard
  • Massacre
  • Monstrosity
  • Obituary
  • Suffocation
  • Scorched

May 27 (at Rams Head Live):

  • Blaze of Perdition
  • Panzerfaust
  • Spite

May 27 (at Soundstage):

  • ACxDC
  • Antichrist
  • At War
  • Blood Feast
  • Cloud Rat
  • Fistula
  • Fuck the Facts
  • Miasmatic Necrosis
  • No/Mas
  • Vio-lence

May 28 (at Edison Lot):

  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cavalera (Max and Iggor Cavalera performing songs from Sepultura‘s “Beneath The Remains” & “Arise“)
  • Cerebral Rot
  • Coroner
  • Dismember
  • Enforced
  • Imprecation
  • Novembers Doom
  • Onslaught
  • Triptykon
  • Vircolac

May 28 (at Rams Head Live):

  • Impure
  • Avslut
  • Necrophobic
  • Nifelheim

May 28 (at Soundstage):

  • Backslider
  • Cadaveric Incubator
  • Flesh Parade
  • Haemorrhage
  • Holy Cost
  • Impaled
  • Malignant Altar
  • Napalm Raid
  • Schirenc Plays Pungent Stench
  • Skitsystem
  • Throaat

May 29 (at Edison Lot):

  • Blood Incantation
  • Demilich
  • Destruction
  • Divine Eve
  • Hypocrisy
  • Morbid Angel
  • Necrofier
  • Nocturnus AD
  • Nunslaughter
  • Sacrilegia
  • Triumph of Death
  • Valkyrja

May 29 (at Rams Head Live):

  • Archgoat
  • Devil Master
  • Dark Fortress
  • Sacramentum (performing ‘Far Away From The Sun‘ in its entirety)

May 29 (at Soundstage):

  • Antichrist Siege Machine
  • Birdflesh
  • Butcher ABC
  • Exhorder
  • General Surgery
  • Gravesend
  • Shock Narcotic
  • Warfck
  • Whoresnation
  • Zombie Assault