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Napalm Death

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Formed: 1981
From: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Napalm Death News

Below is our complete Napalm Death news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.

Note: We began associating news directly with bands in late 2003. Therefore, earlier band news may not be listed on this page.

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Earache Releases "World's Shortest Album"

Earache Records is celebrating 25 years of bringing extreme metal to the masses and, as part of the celebrations, has released the "World's Shortest Album," striking fear into the hearts of radio DJs everywhere.

Earache is no stranger to world records, having previously claimed two official Guinness World Records, for the world's shortest single with Napalm Death's "You Suffer," as well as the world's shortest music video with Brutal Truth's "Collateral Damage."

Now, Earache is taking the idea of "shorter, faster, louder" to the extreme, with the shortest, fastest and loudest album around. "Earache: World's Shortest Album" celebrates brevity as an art form, featuring 13 extreme, straight-to-the-point tracks totalling just 87 seconds, smashing the previous 121-second record held by Canadian dance group Chromeo.

The attempt at setting the new record for the world's shortest album has been rejected by Guinness however, which no longer recognizes "world's shortest" records, explaining:

"The nature of competing to make something the 'shortest' by its very nature trivialises the activity being carried out, and Guinness World Records has been forced to reject many claims of this kind. As such, we have been forced to cease listing records for the shortest song, shortest poem and indeed the shortest concert."

"Earache: World's Shortest Album" is still available to the public however, and is out now on iTunes at this location.

The full track listing and times for the album are as follows:

01. Napalm Death - You Suffer (00:04)
02. Napalm Death - Dead (00:05)
03. Napalm Death - Your Achievement (00:06)
04. Wormrot - False Grind Sodomy (00:04)
05. Wormrot - You Suffer But Why Is It My Problem (00:04)
06. Brutal Truth - Collateral Damage (00:04)
07. A.C. - Howard Wulkan's Bald (00:09)
08. Lawnmower Deth - Be Scene Not Heard (00:07)
09. Painkiller - Trailmarker (00:08)
10. Brutal Truth - Blockhead (00:07)
11. Morbid Angel - Bil Ur-Sag #2 Lava (00:06)
12. A.C. - Windchimes Are Gay (00:10)
13. Insect Warfare - Street Sweeper (00:13)

Total running time - 01:27

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Municipal Waste Confirmed For Barge To Hell

Municipal Waste is the latest band to be confirmed for the inaugural Barge To Hell heavy metal cruise, following the announcement of Holy Moses earlier this week.

Barge To Hell is a five-day cruise from the organizers of the 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise. It departs from Miami, Florida on Monday, December 3rd and stops at Nassau, Bahamas before returning to Miami on Friday, December 7th. Booking for the cruise has opened to the general public, so book yours today.

The full Barge To Hell lineup so far is as follows, with many more bands to be announced: More...

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Holy Moses Added To The Barge To Hell

The organizers of the Barge to Hell have issued the following announcement about confirming Holy Moses as the latest act to play the cruise:

"Who better to lead them on their journey to the undead than the mighty Holy Moses celebrating their 30th anniversary? Not once, because as you know, they do everything twice. You heard right, twice! Here is how it goes: On December 3rd, 40 of the most extreme Metal Bands and 2,000 headbangers from around the world will go to the Caribbean to take over a luxury cruise ship for a 5 day and 4 night trip to the undead! For the entire trip it's like everyone has a backstage pass and you can mingle side-by-side with the Artists in this incredibly fan-friendly scenario that has no comparison. See each of the 40 bands play two live shows on two different days. That's 80 shows with unrestricted festival access to the three stages, each with it's own unique atmosphere:

"The luxurious 'A Chorus Line' theater where they spare no expense to have the benches removed on the floor. Because at a Metal show, who actually wants assigned seating in front of the stage?

"The cozy 'Spectrum' that gives you the real club feeling.

"And their jewel: The open air stage on the pool deck. The biggest festival stage to sail the Oceans.

"You can also get all your memorabilia signed at the Meet & Greet sessions. Be part of their infamous Metal Karaoke and many other special activities with the Artists. And last, but not least: Don't forget that they have bars on board that never close! What are you waiting for? You might even need a vacation from this vacation when all is said and done."

The following bands have now been announced: More...

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MDF 2012 Full Lineup And Set Times Announced

The tenth annual Maryland Deathfest is set to take place in Baltimore, Maryland on May 24-27, 2012. Tickets are still on sale for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with Thursday is sold out.

The final lineup is confirmed and the running order and set times have been announced as follows:

Thursday, May 24th - Entrance opens at 4:00 pm

Main room
Extermination Angel - 4:45 - 5:10
Die Pigeon Die - 5:25 - 5:50
Needful Things - 6:05 - 6:40
Rorschach - 6:55 - 7:40
Dying Fetus - 7:55 - 8:40
Absu - 8:55 - 9:40
Eyehategod - 9:55 - 10:45
Agalloch - 11:00 - 12:00
Autopsy - 12:15 - end

Friday, May 25th - Entrance opens at 3:00 pm More...

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Behemoth, Napalm Death Added To Barge To Hell

The latest bands to be confirmed for the inaugural Barge To Hell heavy metal cruise are Behemoth and Napalm Death, the latter of whom will perform twice during the cruise.

Barge To Hell is a five-day cruise from the organizers of the 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise. It departs from Miami, Florida on Monday, December 3rd and stops at Nassau, Bahamas before returning to Miami on Friday, December 7th. Booking for the cruise has opened to the general public, so book yours today.

The full Barge To Hell lineup so far is as follows, with many more bands to be announced: More...

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Amazon Celebrating March Is Metal Month

Amazon is celebrating March the right way with the March is Metal Month campaign. Lasting for the whole month, the promotion features a number of metal albums all available digitally for under seven dollars.

Included in the digital promotion are twenty-one albums from Century Media artists. A full list of albums can be seen below so be sure to take advantage of this sale by clicking one of the purchase links below!

Aborted - Global Flatline
Arch Enemy - Khaos Legions
Architects (UK) - Here And Now
Deicide - To Hell With God
Devin Townsend Project - Deconstruction
ICS Vortex - Storm Seeker
In Flames - Sounds Of A Playground Fading
In This Moment - A Star-Crossed Wasteland
Insomnium - One For Sorrow
Intronaut - Valley of Smoke
Krisiun - The Great Execution
Napalm Death - Utilitarian
Sleeping Giant - Kingdom Days In An Evil Age
SS-Kaliert - Subzero
Suicide Silence - The Black Crown
TesseracT - One
The Devastated - Devil's Messenger
The Great Commission - Heavy Worship
Vallenfyre - A Fragile King
Warbringer - Worlds Torn Asunder
Winds Of Plague - Against The World

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Napalm Death Posts New Video Online

British grindcore legends Napalm Death has posted their new music video online for the song, "Analysis Paralysis." You can check it out below. The song comes from the groups fourteenth studio album, "Utalitarian," which was released this week through Century Media Records. The video was directed by the bands guitarist, Mitch Harris. More...

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Napalm Death Streaming Entire New Album

In anticipation of the release of the new album, "Utilitarian," on February 27th in Europe and February 28th in North America, the legendary Napalm Death is now giving fans the chance to listen to the album online in its entirety!

To join the album listening party, head over to this location. Napalm's shouter, Mark "Barney" Greenway, will also take part in a Yowie video chat today (Friday, February 24th) at 22:00 CET//1PM PT//4PM ET, so get your questions ready! The chat begins soon here.

The official track list for "Utilitarian" is as follows:

1. Circumspect
2. Errors In The Signals
3. Everyday Pox
4. Protection Racket
5. The Wolf I Feed
6. Quarantined
7. Fall On Their Swords
8. Collision Course
9. Orders of Magnitude
10. Think Tank Trials
11. Blank Look About Face
12. Leper Colony
13. Nom De Guerre
14. Analysis Paralysis
15. Opposites Repellent
16. A Gag Reflex

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Napalm Death Posts Track-By-Track Video, Pt. IV

U.K. grindcore band Napalm Death posted the fourth part of a track-by-track video series for the forthcoming LP "Utilitarian." The album is due out via Century Media on on February 27, 2012 (EU) and February 28, 2012 (North America).

Check out the video here:

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Napalm Death Posts "Secret Band Facts" Video

In anticipation of the release of the band's 14th studio album, "Utilitarian," on February 27th in Europe and February 28th in North America, the legendary Napalm Death has posted a new video of Mark "Barney" Greenway discussing "secret band facts." Check out the video below.

The band also just released the third part of the "Utilitarian" track-by-track series, which is available here. In this video, Barney guides you through the next four songs on the album: "Orders of Magnitude", "Think Tank Trials", "Blank Look About Face" and "Leper Colony." In addition to featuring an explanation of the meaning behind each song, this track-by-track is also spiced-up with audio samples of all the new album songs that Barney refers to.

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Napalm Death Posts Track-By-Track Video, Pt. III

U.K. grindcore band Napalm Death posted the third part of a track-by-track video series for the forthcoming LP "Utilitarian." The album is due out via Century Media on on February 27, 2012 (EU) and February 28, 2012 (North America).

Check out the video here:

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Napalm Death's "Scum" Album To Be Re-Issued

Earache Records has issued the following announcement about re-releasing the "Scum" album from Napalm Death on CD and vinyl:

"It's an extreme noise pleasure! SCUM, the classic 1987 debut album from grindcore pioneers NAPALM DEATH, is due to be re-released on limited edition redux CD and coloured vinyl LP on March 5th.

"To celebrate 25 years since the release of the most influential grindcore album ever made, SCUM has been remastered especially for this release from the original tapes with Full Dynamic Range (FDR), allowing the music's nuances to shine through and giving the whole album a more ferocious and dynamic sound than ever before, and enabling the listener to immerse in the full audio chaos like never before."

Original NAPALM DEATH guitarist and founding member MICK HARRIS states: "It sounds wicked - that record still holds up today and I'm proud I was part of it."

Earache added, "This full dynamic range release is a reaction to the loudness war which has affected the music scene since the '90s, with artists and labels striving to producer ever-louder CDs. Earache firmly believes the playback volume should be in the hands of the listener, not the producer - that's what the volume control is for! See a comparison of the 'Scum' full dynamic range audio against the previous version at this location. More...

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Farewell To Arms To Support Napalm Death

German melodic death metal band Farewell to Arms announced that it will provide support for the Napalm Death on its current "Utilitarian" European Tour. Farwell To Arms will join the bill in late March 2012. The band's latest is the "Exhalation" EP was released in 2010 and the band recently signed on with Massacre Records in late 2011. In Spring 2012, the band is headed to Weltraumstudios in Munich, Germany to record the debut full length.

For dates of the Napalm Death European Tour, head over to this location.

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Napalm Death Posts Interview Footage

Napalm Death posted interview footage with vocalist Barney Greenway discussing the meaning behind the band's forthcoming LP "Utilitarian" and the "occupy movement." The album is scheduled for February 27, 2012 (EU) and February 28, 2012 (North America) through Century Media.

Check out the video here:

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Napalm Death Posts Track-By-Track Video, Pt. II

U.K. grindcore band Napalm Death posted the second part of a track-by-track video series for the forthcoming LP "Utilitarian." The album is due out via Century Media on on February 27, 2012 (EU) and February 28, 2012 (North America).

Check out the video here:

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Napalm Death Posts Track-By-Track Video, Pt. 1

U.K. grindcore band Napalm Death posted the first part of a track-by-track video series for the forthcoming LP "Utilitarian." The album is due out via Century Media on on February 27, 2012 (EU) and February 28, 2012 (North America). For the latest on the band, check out Metal Underground's latest interview with frontman Barney Greenway.

Check out the video here:

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Metalcamp 2012 Trailer Posted

A new trailer for the upcoming 2012 edition of Metalcamp was posted. The even takes place from August 5-11, 2012 in Tolmin, Slovenia. The lineup includes the following acts (in alphabetical order):

Amon Amarth
Avven
Brezno
Doomed
Edguy
Eluveitie
Epica
Finntroll
Gorguts
Grand Magus
Hatebreed
Heathen
Inmate
Kataklysm
Korpiklaani
Machine Head
Madball
Morana
Napalm Death
Nile
Pain
Paradise Lost
Sabaton
Sin Deadly Sin
Sodom
Testament
The Black Dahlia Murder

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Napalm Death Announces European Tour

Grind veterans Napalm Death have released the full list of dates for its forthcoming 2012 European headline tour. The dates can be found below.

The band is set to release its forthcoming new album, titled "Utilitarian," on February 28th through Century Media Records.

01/27 Siegen, GER – Vortex Club
01/28 Cham, GER – L.A. Cham
01/29 Koblenz, GER – Circus Maximus
02/25 Birmingham, UK – HMV Institute
03/02 Tilburg, NET – Neurotic Deathfest
03/04 Paris, FRA – Maroquinerie
03/31 Enschede, NET – Atak
04/04 Blios, FRA – Chatodo
04/05 Castres, FRA – Bolegason
04/06 Rambouillet, FRA – Usine a Chapeaux
04/07 St Brieuc, FRA – Citrouille
04/27 Lausanne, SWI – Les Docks
04/28 Bari, ITA – Demode’ Club
04/29 Livorno, ITA – The Cage Teather
05/11 Magdeburg, GER – Factory
05/12 Essen, GER – Zeche Carl
05/24-27 Baltimore, MD – Maryland Deathfest
06/01 Barcelona, SPA – Primavera Sound
06/15 Clisson, FRA – Hellfest
07/27 Bertingenm GER – Rock unter den Eichen Open Air
07/28 Essen, GER – Nord Open Air Festival
08/02-04 Wacken, GER – Wacken Open Air

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Napalm Death Premiers Second New Track

U.K. grindcore band Napalm Death premiered the second new track, this time the title track of the forthcoming LP "Utilitarian" on Brooklyn Vegan's website at this location. Earlier today, the band premiered the song "Leper Colony" with Metal Hammer Germany (see this location). The album is due out via Century Media on on February 27, 2012 (EU) and February 28, 2012 (North America).

The official track list for "Utilitarian" is as follows:

1. Circumspect
2. Errors In The Signals
3. Everyday Pox
4. Protection Racket
5. The Wolf I Feed
6. Quarantined
7. Fall On Their Swords
8. Collision Course
9. Orders of Magnitude
10. Think Tank Trials
11. Blank Look About Face
12. Leper Colony
13. Nom De Guerre
14. Analysis Paralysis
15. Opposites Repellent
16. A Gag Reflex

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Napalm Death Premiers New Track

U.K. grindcore kings Napalm Death is streaming the new song "Leper Colony" exclusively on Metal Hammer Germany's website at this location. The track appears on the band's forthcoming LP "Utilitarian" due out on February 27, 2012 (EU) and February 28, 2012 (North America) through Century Media Records.

The official track list for "Utilitarian" is as follows:

1. Circumspect
2. Errors In The Signals
3. Everyday Pox
4. Protection Racket
5. The Wolf I Feed
6. Quarantined
7. Fall On Their Swords
8. Collision Course
9. Orders of Magnitude
10. Think Tank Trials
11. Blank Look About Face
12. Leper Colony
13. Nom De Guerre
14. Analysis Paralysis
15. Opposites Repellent
16. A Gag Reflex

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