It will be a heavy summer for Carcass fans in the U.S. as the death metallers have just announced a new tour with shows in July and August. The British metallers will be joined by Crowbar, Ghoul and Night Demon on this trek dubbed One Foot In The Grave 2016. Carcass vocalist/bassist Jeff Walker did break his foot in March!
Currently touring with Slayer and Testament in North America, Carcass vocalist/bassist Jeff Walker broke his foot, prior to the band's March 19th concert in Seattle, Washington. However, Jeff Walker is being a trooper and will complete the tour that wraps up on March 26th in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hopefully, Jeff Walker will feel better soon.
In support of Repentless, the band's 12th studio album and its career-highest chart debut, Slayer will launch 2016 by pillaging and marauding its way across North America, headlining some two-dozen dates over a five-week period. With special guests Testament and Carcass on all dates, this tour of metal heavyweights starts on February 19th in Chicago and wraps up in Las Vegas on March 26th.
The mighty Carcass will release a special edition version of their latest album, Surgical Steel, on CD and digitally on October 30th, and on vinyl on November 20th via Nuclear Blast. The complete edition includes their whole 2013 comeback album Surgical Steel, along with the entire Surgical Remission / Surplus Steel EP released later. Well, and how about a new album? That is still under wraps.
Carcass will be embarking on the Deathcrusher Tour 2015 soon and they are not taking just anyone with them. Accompanying the death metallers will be Napalm Death, Obituary, Voivod and Herod (SUI). This vociferous line-up will be hitting Europe this fall. Are you going? Check out the dates here.
No Carcass shows allowed in Malaysia, it seems. The seminal death metal band was scheduled to play there in May but their visas were declined due to their "lyrical content". It's not the first time a metal band is banned in Malaysia. In 2013, Lamb Of Godwere forced to cancel a show in Kuala Lumpur because their performances were found to infringe on religious sensitivities and cultural values of Malaysian society. Now Carcass are taking the heat even after they played in Malaysia last year.
Former Carcass guitarist Carlo Regadas has joined forces with drummer Ian Treacy (ex-Benediction, Meathoo Sead, Absolute Power) and vocalist Tony Glover (ex-Devoid) in a new band called Monstrance. They are currently writing for their first album after bouncing material around for several years.
Extreme metal legends Carcass have recently released a lyric video for the new song entitled "Livestock Marketplace". The song, which was the last remaining song from the Surgical Steel recording sessions yet to be released, will appear on the band's forthcoming EP Surgical Remission/Surplus Steel. The EP also features the 3 other non-album tracks recorded during the Surgical Steel sessions. The video for the new song can be streamed below.
Extreme metal heavyweights Carcass are about to embark on a North American tour with Obituary, Exhumed, and Noisem which begins on October 24th. Ahead of that, the British unit just debuted a new video. Directed by Kazuaki "Kazu" Kimura and Glenn Maguire, the official video for the track "The Granulating Dark Satanic Mills" from their comeback album Surgical Steel (2013) is available for your viewing pleasure below.
You want more Carcass? You got it! As you know, the mighty melodic death metallers returned last year with their new album Surgical Steel to much delight. Carcass will now release a collection of unreleased and hard to find tracks this November entitled Surgical Remission / Surplus Steel EP. Find out all about it here.
Carcass are pleased to announce a set of tour dates across the States, scheduled for this coming October and November. On the majority of dates direct support will come from death metal veterans Obituary (28th Oct. - 09th Nov.), and on the rest of it from Macabre (10th Nov. - 15th Nov.). Exhumed and Noisem will be supporting Carcass throughout the entire tour. Dates are available below the flyer.
British extreme metallers Carcass have announced that they are returning to Australia in June to promote their new album, Surgical Steel, out since last year via Nuclear Blast Records. The band last toured Australia in 2008. Australian fans in Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane will have the pleasure to see Carcass in their home town. See the dates here.
Recently, the legends Carcassrecorded four songs, "Unfit For Human Consumption", "The Cadaver Pouch Conveyor System", "Captive Bolt Pistol" and "Carneous Cacoffiny", at the legendary BBC Maida Vale Studios in London, England. The session aired on BBC Radio 1's Rock Show with Daniel P. Carter and you can now listen to the session online for one week only at this location.
British extreme metal pioneers Carcass have recorded four songs, "Unfit For Human Consumption", "The Cadaver Pouch Conveyor System", "Captive Bolt Pistol" and "Carneous Cacoffiny", at the legendary BBC Maida Vale Studios in London, England. It is expected that the session will air on BBC Radio 1's "Rock Show". However, details are yet to be revealed.
Megadeth is confirmed to perform at next year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival on August 2nd, 2014 in Wacken, Germany. All 75,000 tickets to the festival, set to take place from July 31st - August 2nd, were sold in less than 48 hours. Other bands recently confirmed include Hellyeah, W.A.S.P., Hatebreed, Motörhead and Carcass.