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Def Con One

Formed: 2009
From: Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Def Con One News

Below is our complete Def Con One 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.

Def Con One Debuts New Video

Metal Shock Finland has debuted the new video from Def Con One, titled "Skinhead Shaped Dent," which can be viewed at this location or below. The track comes from the Newcastle band's recent sophomore release, "II."

"Skinhead Shaped Dent" was filmed at Garage Studios in South Shields. The band commented about the interesting choice of song title:

“The song title came about when we were on our way to Les Fest in Scotland we stopped off at some services for some food and as we were leaving the restaurant, a car nearly knocked us down. Steve said if the car had hit us there would be a big skinhead shaped dent in the car, we all fell about laughing thinking it was so funny but then thought it would make a killer song title!”

Senior Manager Ali Blackdiamond comments:

“This song and video lives up to what we expect to hear from Def Con One – brutal chugging riffs combined with Davey’s vocals and Antton’s precision drumming makes for the ultimate metal listening experience, don’t miss it!”

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Def Con One Posts New Video

UK groove metallers Def Con One have unveiled the new video for their track "Brute Force and Ignorance." This song will be the title track from the band's new EP due out on vinyl from Night of the Vinyl Dead. It may see treatment in CD form in the forseeable future.

The video was filmed and edited by Chay at North East Recording. The EP will be released sometime at the end of October, with the "Brute Force and Ignorance" song to also appear in the next Terrorizer magazine CD installment.

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Def Con One Streams New Song, Available For Free

UK metal band Def Con One, featuring Ex-Venom/Ex-Mpire Of Evil drummer Antton Lant, has posted a new track entitled "No More Hate." The song can be heard streaming below and it can be downloaded for free from the stream directly or at this location. Def Con One is currently writing new material for the band's third LP and follow up to the 2012 release "Warface," which is available now through Scarlet Records.

The track is only available for 6 weeks, 6 days, 6 hours and then it will be gone! Check out and download "No More Hate" here:

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Killing Joke Added To Hammerfest 4

Hammerfest 2013 has just announced that along with St. Vitus, the festival line-up has just added legendary band Killing Joke. Angel Witch and a veritable who's who of metal will also be appearing at the Hammerfest 4 festival, which will take place on March 14th-16th at Haven Hafan y Môr Holiday Park, Pwllheli, Gwynedd, North Wales. Below is the current full line-up of bands appearing, with more information available over at the Hammerfest 4 website.

Killing Joke
Saint Vitus
Napalm Death
Angel Witch
Iron Saviour
Sister Sin
Evil Scarecrow
M-Pire of Evil
Attica Rage
Texas Hippie Coalition
Def Con One
Chimp Spanner
Commander In Chief
Sacred Mother Tongue
Serpent Venom
Vicsous Nature
Last Witness
Iron Knights
Line of Fire
Flayed Disciple
Bloodshot Dawn
Bull Riff Stampede
Making Monsters
Black Acid Souls
Deadman Sugar
Fire in the Empire
Goddamn Electric

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Def Con One Releases Video

Def Con One has released a video version of one of it's demo songs for the track "My Halo." This video is the second clip spawned from the Newcastle-Upon-Tyne band's forthcoming album in progress. Def Con One's drummer Antton Lant (Venom) is also busy with percussion duties for M-Pire Of Evil. You may stream many other songs and videos from Def Con One over on Reverbnation.

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