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Deals Death

Formed: 2008
From: Gothenburg, Sweden
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Deals Death News

Below is our complete Deals 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.

Amaranthe Announces New Tour Dates

Amaranthe has checked in with the following announcement about new European tour dates:

"The time is finally here to announce our very first headline tour in Europe! We are very excited to bring a special, full length set to our fans throughout the continent! This tour finally includes our first dates in the UK in support of 'The Nexus.'

"Joining us on this tour are two amazing up-and-coming Swedish bands; Deals Death and Smash Into Pieces. For full list of dates check the poster or our website. More dates to follow, ticket links coming soon!" More...

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Deals Death Posts "Point Zero Solution" Video

Masterminded by award winning director Patric Ullaeus, today Deals Death unveils the official music video for "Point Zero Solution," the title track of the band's upcoming album. "Point Zero Solution" will be released via Spinefarm Records on 13th of September.

Guitarist and song composer Erik Jacobson comments, “Point Zero Solution introduces the factors that lie behind a weakened society, a failed state. The lyrics deal with our human behaviour and our quest for comfort and luxury, at any cost.”

A prevailing theme throughout, vocalist and lyricist Olle Ekman comments on the album as a whole: "It’s a step-by-step description of the process which breaks down the systems of nature and society, our false hopes, our credulity towards authority and the belief in eternal growth." More...

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Deals Death Details New Album

Swedish melodic death metal act Deals Death has announced that the band's third release will be entitled "Point Zero Solution." The new CD will be issued on September 13th via Universal/Spinefarm Records. The album is the first to feature new bassist Kammo Olayvar. Pre-orders for the album can be made at this location.

The new album was forged in the deep woods of Grangärde, Sweden and here is band`s statement of the record: "Deals Death brings the good news! The world isn't going to end; it’s only becoming a horrific and gruesome place to inhabit. On September 13th, Deals Death will give you the details of this event as we release our third album via Universal/Spinefarm. Follow this step-by-step description of the process, which breaks down the systems of nature and society. This album contains 11 songs packed with a lyrical edge, delivered with all our blood, sweat and toil!"

Having introduced themselves to a wider audience with last year's "Elite," "Point Zero Solution" shows Deals Death's staying power and musical evolution with lush arrangements, deadlier output through and through and melodic hooks catchier than ever before.

The track listing is:

1. Point Zero Solution
2. Facing The Echoes
3. Escalation
4. Flatline
5. Passion For Infinity
6. The Separation
7. Paramount Authority
8. Beyond Reason
9. Dark Dream Dawn
10. Back To Consciousness
11. Author Of Arts More...

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Deals Death Recruits New Bassist

Swedish melo-death stalwarts Deals Death have announced a new bassist following the departure of Fredrik Ljung earlier this year.

Guitarist Erik Jacobson states: "When we decided to go separate ways with Fredrik Ljung some time ago, we immediately set our focus on finding a replacement. And not just a new bass player but a new member who would fit the shoes of representing Deals Death on all levels. Power, strength and skill. Along with a mighty ambition to take it to the next level and a mind set to fit our own. We could only think of one person.

"We give you KAMMO OLAYVAR!

"Be prepared to witness some heavy bass lines and a powerful performance from this guy. Born and raised in Sweden and blessed with Hawaiian blood Kammo takes on the role as Deals Deaths bass player."

Introducing himself to Deals Death fans, Kammo comments: "I'm really excited to take on the role as the bass player of Deals Death. I feel honoured to be playing with such great musicians and can't wait to deliver some bass tones to these killer riffs. See you all on the road this fall!" More...

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Deals Death Finishes Work On New Album

Deals Death has inked a deal with Strikhult Productions to release a new album coming later this year. The following press release was issued about the band:

"After five years of hard work and dedication, Deals Death has earned their name in the world of metal! With tours in Sweden, Finland, Japan and the UK in just under 8 months, sharing stages with bands such as Scar Symmetry, Hypocrisy, Dark Tranquillity and making appearances at numerous festivals such as House Of Metal, Rockstad Falun & Sweden Rock; Deals Death have just started to reveal the tip of the iceberg to their potential.

"The band’s second album ‘Elite’ which was released last year via Spinefarm/Universal garnered Deals Death extensive press coverage further cementing their place as one of Sweden’s most promising up and coming acts.

"It is with their heads held high that Deals Death continues to lay down the foundations to future success and go into a new booking cooperation with the mighty Srikhult Productions. With this new partnership signed in blood very soon Scandinavia and Europe will be met with full force of Deals Death as conquests come to fruition. The new album is complete, forged in the deep woods of Grangärde, Sweden, the fall of 2013 will be interesting... very interesting."

You can also watch the official video for "Fortified" from the latest Deals Death album below. More...

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Deals Death Splits With Bassist

Gothenburg act Deals Death has parted ways with bass player Fredrik Ljung. The band comments:

”There are times when everything is great, there are times when everything is bad. And there are times when different paths are chosen and you simply drift apart. Things like these are never easily decided and we thank our friend and bandmate for 3 awesome years and wish you a brilliant future."

Fredrik Ljung also issued the following statement:

"Dear friends and fans! As you now know, I have left the band. We saw it as the only way to go and I want to thank everyone who has gotten me and Deals Death to the point where we are at today. There are many reasons for my goodbye but I personally feel that I'm not on the same wavelength as the present band. And when you play in a band such as Deals Death you have to be able to give it your all!

"My last contribution with Deals Death is recorded and will be heard on the new album and I'm sure you'll like it. I will continue with my other projects and have no intention to quit making music what so ever. I would also like to thank Deals Death for this wonderful time and great memories!"

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Deals Death Signs With Spinfarm Records

Swedish melodic death metal band Deals Death announced that the band has signed on with Spinefarm Records. The band will release the sophomore LP "Elite" in March of 2012. The album is the follow up to the 2009 debut "Internal Dreams." Details of the new album will be revealed soon.

The band's official announcement reads: "Deals Death would like to announce that we have signed a deal with Spinefarm records! We are proud to say that we are now a part of this great label. Now, the future we have been waiting for is finally here and Elite will be released in March 2012!!"

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