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Latest Hammerdrone News

Below is our complete Hammerdrone 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.

Calgary's Decimate Metalfest Announces First Bands

Gearing up for their first annual year of brutality, Decimate Metalfest announces Chaos Being, Accostal, Hazzerd, Widow's Peak, From The Wolves and Hammerdrone as the first batch of local bands to be added to the 2018 line up for the three night festival descending on Calgary, AB from June 7th - 9th at Distortion Live Venue.

DMF organizer Sloan Voxx comments:

"There is so much incredible talent in our city and we are very fortunate to have the pleasure of working with so many of them. We feel that the locals we have included on the first annual Decimate Metalfest are a wonderful asset to our fest and will round this bill out perfectly!"

Weekend Passes available at the following LINK (single tickets to be sold at a later date)

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Hammerdrone Offering Track For Free Download

Canadian melodic death metal band Hammerdrone today releases the title track from forthcoming second album, "Dark Harvest," as a free download - grab your copy at Bandcamp here.

At times crushingly heavy, and at times quietly introspective, the single showcases the band's trademark marriage of intense aggression, melodic subtlety, and headbang-inducing-shout-out-choruses.

New album "Dark Harvest" is due to drop March 24th, 2017 and for more info be sure to check out our recent interview with the band. More...

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Hammerdrone Releasing New Album

Canadian melodic death metal crew Hammerdrone today unveils the artwork for 2nd full-length album, "Dark Harvest."

Completed by Brazilian graphic artist Caio Caldas - best known for his work with U.K. power metal band, Dragonforce - the cover art depicts a sea landing by night of the Dark Harvest Commando, the obscure but real-life terrorist group who threatened the UK government with anthrax attacks in retaliation for the failed clean-up of a former biological weapons testing site in Scotland.

"Caio's execution of the cover art was uncanny," says Graham Harris, the band's vocalist. "I described what I was looking for, and he literally produced what I had previously sketched, but he had never seen! We're really proud to have worked with Caio on this album - he's a genuine talent."

You can follow the latest on Hammerdrone at Facebook here and the album will be released on March 24th, 2017 via Bandcamp. More...

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Hammerdrone Announces Only Show Of 2015

Canadian melodic death metal group Hammerdrone has announced the band's ONLY show of 2015 will take place at Vern's, Calgary on April 25th. Also on the bill will be Frightenstein, Bloated Pig and Astroplague.

Drummer Vinnie Cardellini explains: "Our vocalist, Graham, relocated to Australia at the end of 2014, so this will unfortunately be our only 2015 show. He'll be flying 12,500 km to play this one with us!"

"This isn't the end of the band," added guitarist Curtis Beardy, "We've almost finished writing our second album and we'll be recording that later this year."

Stay up-to-date on the latest Hammerdrone activity over at the band's Facebook profile here.

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Hammerdrone Finishes Recording Album

Melodic death metallers Hammerdrone have completed tracking their new, and as yet untitled, album.

The album follows the band's debut EP, "A Demon Rising," which was released in 2012. According to vocalist Graham Harris, the new album features "nine tracks of aggressive yet melodic death metal."

The band has engaged artist Nathan Navetto to produce the album cover art. A release is anticipated in October of this year.

The full track listing is:

1. Jevon's Paradox
2. Clone Of Europa
3. Subtle Knives
4. Kelpie
5. Death In The Yukon
6. Wraiths On The Horizon
7. Triumph
8. Stormchaser
9. Prometheus Is Murdered

You can also check out the band's previously posted music video for "A Demon Rising" at this location.

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Hammerdrone Streaming New Single

Canadian melodic death metallers Hammerdrone have just released a brand new single, "Wraiths On The Horizon." and are making it available to fans as a free download at this location. You can also stream the track below.

"We've almost finished writing the album, but in the meantime we wanted to give people something to whet their appetite," explained vocalist Graham. "We're planning to record the full length this summer, so stay tuned." More...

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Hammerdrone Releases "A Demon Rising" Video

Canadian melodic death metallers Hammerdrone have just released their first official music video for "A Demon Rising" to coincide with Halloween. Shot in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the video follows a gang of crazies in a brutal hunt to a bloody conclusion. Check out the clip below, or listen to the full "A Demon Rising" EP over at this location. More...

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Hammerdrone Streaming New EP

Canadian blackened death metal act Hammerdrone, which features ex-members of Reverend Kill, has now released the debut EP "A Demon Rising" via Bandcamp. You can stream all four tracks from the release in the player below or at this location. The track listing is:

1. A Demon Rising
2. Last Stand On Gibraltar
3. Another Winter
4. Annihilation In Equilibrium More...

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