Destruction's drummer Vaaver will not be able to complete the upcoming North American tour with Sepultura and Arsis due to the birth of his second child. Parenthood comes first. Standing in for Vaaver will be longtime Primal Fear/Annihilator drummer Randy Black that joins the Teutonic thrash metal unit for these shows.
German thrash metal veterans Destruction have recently announced their return to the road for a full European headlining tour this coming fall. Joining them on this tour will be two promising acts of the current thrash/speed metal scene: Finnish label mates Lost Society and Belgium newcomers Evil Invaders. The complete list of dates for this tour can be find out below the official flyer.
German thrashers Tankard have recently premiered the music video for the track "R.I.B. (Rest In Beer)" and now you can watch the video here. The song is taken from the upcoming new album R.I.B., coming on June 20th, 2014 via Nuclear Blast Records. The clip was filmed in March 2014 under the direction of Jan Öhlenschläger in Frankfurt (Germany). Enjoy!
Shall we thrash? German thrashers Destruction have just premiered a new video for the song "Carnivore". The song will appear on their upcoming beast Spiritual Genocide, which should hit stores on November 23rd via Nuclear Blast. This album marks the band's 30th anniversary.
Check out "Cyanide", a brand new song from German thrashers Destruction, which is now available for streaming at this location (at the price of one 'Like') or on the Soundcloud player below. The song comes off the band's new 30th anniversary album Spiritual Genocide, which will be released on November 23rd via Nuclear Blast.
Mike, Schmier & Vaaver are currently in Gernhart Studios in Troisdorf, Germany with engineer Martin Buchwalter recording their new thrashing album Spiritual Genocide. The 30th band-anniversary album will be mixed by Andy Classen and feature guest appearances from Tom Angelripper (Sodom) and Gerre (Tankard)!
German thrash metal veterans Destruction have set Spiritual Genocide as the title of their 30th-anniversary album, to be released in November via Nuclear Blast Records. The band has recently finished recording drums for the new release and posted the following update: "The drum-recording for the upcoming Destruction album Spiritual Genocide is finished! Vaaver did an amazing job on the fastest Destruction album in history! The release date of this thrashbomb will be around November 2012!"
German thrashers Destruction have posted on the band's official Facebook page that they are currently working on the 30th anniversary album, tentatively due to be released before the end of the year.
The band stated: "Thanks for the amazing support last year thrashers! 2012 will be an interesting year: the band is working hard on the 30th anniversary album already - next shows in Latin America in April! Thrash Till Death!"
Destruction are forced to postpone their previously announced South American tour dates to August.
Destruction's manager, Jeff Keller, has issued the following statement regarding the forthcoming South American tour: "Due to circumstances beyond our control, Destruction is postponing this month's scheduled South American dates. Unfortunately there were multiple issues, most notably regarding travel logistics, that have forced us to reschedule these dates. All six of the previously scheduled dates will now be moved to the month of August. Our apologies to our South American fans who had planned to attend the shows this month. The band is looking forward to August, and we are very pleased that all six shows were able to be successfully moved."
"Hate Is My Fuel", the new video from German metallers Destruction, can be viewed at this location. The clip was produced by Berlin, Germany's Roax Films and was filmed on December 31, 2010 at the Headbangersball Silvester Festival in Burgdorf, Switzerland.
"Hate Is My Fuel" comes off the band's latest album, entitled Day Of Reckoning, was released in Europe on February 18 via Nuclear Blast Records.
Day Of Reckoning, the new album from German thrash metal veterans Destruction, is available for streaming in its entirety on the band's Facebook page (Note: the stream will only be available until February 21).
Day Of Reckoning will be released on February 18 via Nuclear Blast Records.
Day Of Reckoning cover art] tracklist:
01. The Price
02. Hate Is My Fuel
04. Devil's Advocate
05. Day Of Reckoning
06. Sorcerer Of Black Magic
08. The Demon Is God
09. Church Of Disgust
10. Destroyer Or Creator
11. Sheep Of The Regime
12. Stand Up And Shout
13. The Price
"Hate Is My Fuel", a brand-new track from Teutonic thrashers Destruction, has been made available for streaming over at MySpace.
Another new track, called "The Price" is also still streaming at the same location.
"Hate Is My Fuel" and "The Price" come off the band's upcoming new album Day Of Reckoning, which will be released on February 18th through Nuclear Blast. More album details were previously reported over here.
Destruction will be returning to North America in support of their new studio album, Day Of Reckoning, due out in the US and Canada on March 8th, 2011 and on February 18th in Europe. Special guests on the tour are Australia's Deströyer 666.
Destruction bassist & vocalist Schmier shares the following on the upcoming trek: "It feels fantastic to return to North American shores for the first time after our return to Nuclear Blast with a new album as brutal as Day Of Reckoning on our backs. This is the strongest material we have written since The Antichrist and we are burning to present these shredding songs and introduce our new 6.6 foot tall drum animal Vaaver (UnSun, Indukti) live! Of course, all the Destruction classics will be there; we know what our faithful fans want and we will serve them well! You will feel the force of the strongest line-up we have ever had. Experience the true power and the rigorous precision of German Thrash Metal live this spring! Can't fuckin' wait!"