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Decapitated - Members Plead Not Guilty To Rape, Kidnapping Charges

After the members of Polish death metallers Decapitated have been formally charged with rape and kidnapping in Spokane County, all four members of the band have now pleaded not guilty to those charges in court Tuesday, in a new update on the case, reported by The Spokesman Review. You can follow the details here. Their trial date has also been set and will start on December 18th.

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Source: spokesman.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 25.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Decapitated - Members Formally Charged With Rape, Release Statement (Update)

UPDATE: Two more members of the Polish death metal band Decapitated have been charged with rape and kidnapping in Spokane. After Wacław Kiełtyka (Vogg) and Michał Łysejko were previously charged with rape and kidnapping, now Rafał Piotrowski and Hubert Więcek, the vocalist and bassist of the band, had their first court appearance in Spokane County on Friday for allegedly participating in a gang rape of a woman on their tour bus in Spokane on August 31st.

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Source: spokesman.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 22.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (32)


Decapitated - Issue First Statement Following Arrest

Polish death metallers Decapitated are "strongly denying" the allegations that they kidnapped and sexually assaulted a woman on their tour bus, which subsequently led to their arrest. The band's first public statement on this very serious matter was posted on Facebook and can be read below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 15.09.2017 by nikarg | Comments (3)


Decapitated - Arrested For Suspected Kidnapping (Update)

UPDATE: Decapitated were arrested in California, early Saturday on suspicion of kidnapping a woman after their concert in Spokane on August 31st. However, they are now also facing charges of gang-rape. The woman said she was gang-raped by all four members of the Polish death metal band in the bathroom of their tour bus after their concert in Spokane, according to court documents released Monday.

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Source: spokesman.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 12.09.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (27)


Decapitated - Confirm European Tour

After the official release of their new album Anticult (out in stores from July 7th), Polish metallers Decapitated now confirmed 'Anticult European Tour', to be executed in October / November this year. This tour will follow their North American co-headlining run with Thy Art Is Murder in August / September. Supporting Decapitated in Europe will be King Parrot, Thy Disease and Venom Prison (UK dates only).

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 05.08.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Decapitated - Release 'Anticult' And Share New Track

Decapitated are releasing today their seventh album, Anticult, via Nuclear Blast. If you have not decided whether or not you want to buy it after the first two singles,"Never" and "Earth Scar", there is another new track from the follow up to Blood Mantra, which might help you make up your mind. It is called "One Eyed Nation" and can be streamed below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 07.07.2017 by nikarg | Comments (0)


Decapitated - Reveal Another New Track

Polish metal extremists Decapitated have released a music video for "Earth Scar", a track from their seventh album, Anticult, due on July 7th via Nuclear Blast. It is the second single from the band's upcoming album, nearly two months after they released "Never". The new video, directed by Dariusz Szermanowicz and produced by Grupa13, can be seen below.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 21.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (8)


Decapitated - To Tour With Thy Art Is Murder, Fallujah And Ghost Bath

Polish tech death metallers Decapitated have announced that they are going to co-headline an August/September tour in North America in support of their new album, Anticult, together with the Australians Thy Art Is Murder. Progressive death metal masters Fallujah and depressive black metal sensations Ghost Bath are also joining them for the "The Double Homicide Tour". You can see the full schedule for the live performances below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 02.05.2017 by nikarg | Comments (1)


Decapitated - Announce New Album, Debut New Song

Decapitated are finally back with the follow-up to Blood Mantra (2014). In fact, the Polish tech death metallers just announced Anticult as the name of their new opus, which will be available on July 7th via Nuclear Blast Records, and unveiled the cover art. But not only that. The band has also released the first single from the album and it's called "Never". What are you waiting for? Turn up the volume and hear it now below!

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Source: decapitatedband.net
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 28.04.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (12)


Decapitated - Suing Earache Records

You might remember that last year, Earache Records took down from streaming sites Decapitated's entire catalogue of music released by the label in retaliation to various disputes brought forth by the band. The Polish death metallers will now be taking legal action against their former label, Earache Records, over unpaid royalties. To raise money for legal fees, the band is selling a limited edition of a brand new '20 Years of Madness' t-shirt.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 27.06.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Decapitated - New Animated Video Online

Decapitated just premiered a brand new video. The Polish death metal masters are showcasing the song "Veins" from their latest album Blood Mantra, out since the 26th of September 2014 under Nuclear Blast Records. It is an animated clip, which depicts an apocalyptic universe featuring droids and feuding superpowers, created by Polish animator & concept artist Łukasz Rusinek. Watch it now below and let us know what you think.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 22.01.2016 by Pazdzioch | Comments (4)


At The Gates - Announce US Shows With Decapitated, The Haunted

No rest for the wicked. Swedish melodic death metal masters At The Gates have announced a string of U.S. tour dates to follow after their appearance on the 70000 Tons Of Metal 2016 cruise. Set to kick off on February 9th, 2016 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the trek will also feature The Haunted and Decapitated (direct support) and Harm's Way, making up for a heavy-hitting bill.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: At The Gates
Posted: 28.10.2015 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Decapitated - Earache Records Takes Down Band's Digital Albums

It seems like we have another legal battle in our hands, this time involving Polish death metallers Decapitated and their former label Earache Records. While the group is now signed to Nuclear Blast Records, it appears that Earache Records has taken down the band's entire catalogue of music released by the label in retaliation for legal disputes brought forth by the band. Essentially, you can't buy or stream these albums from iTunes or Spotify now.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 26.08.2015 by BloodTears | Comments (6)


Soulfly - Confirm Tour With Soilwork, Decapitated

Soulfly just announced that they will embark on a North American headlining tour starting on September 30th in Los Angeles. The band will be supporting their upcoming vicious new release Archangel, which was produced by Matt Hyde (Slayer, Children Of Bodom) and will be released on August 14th via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Joining them on this epic campaign are Swedish melodic death metal visionaries Soilwork, Polish technical death metallers Decapitated, and newcomers Shattered Sun. No word yet on who will replace bassist Tony Campos.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Soulfly
Posted: 05.05.2015 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Decapitated - Involved In Serious Van Accident

Polish death metallers Decapitated are currently touring in North America with Gwar but unfortunately they reported today that they had a serious van accident this Friday. The good news is that they are all okay and the tour will continue despite the accident and the state of their van.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 25.10.2014 by BloodTears | Comments (8)