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Having laid low since the end of 2014, Northern Irish death metal band Rex Shachath is back for blood with a brand new record, which will be out November 20, 2015 via Great Dane Records.
Entitled "Revocation Of The Blood Elect," this new EP might not be what people are expecting if they're familiar with the band's debut offering "Sepulchral Torment." Since that release the band has had time to coalesce into an entirely new animal.
Tackling social issues such as the state of modern society and man's exorbitant desire for wealth at the expense of our natural world, the band has harnessed a sound more befitting to such issues on this forthcoming record. Old school ideals kneaded with modern death metal notions on a much punchier production is what we have here.
Vocalist and lyricist Dave Connolly sums the record up with a quote from French philosopher Denis Diderot, "Men will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of the last priest." More...
Hailing from Northern Ireland, Rex Shachath just issued its debut EP "Sepulchral Torment" this month. The band is streaming the track "Seven Serpents" from it, plus they have posted some United Kingdom dates with Necrotize, Overoth and Bloodshot Dawn known as the Pestilence Procession Tour.
Sep 29 The Lomax w/ Overoth, Necrotize Liverpool, United Kingdom
Sep 30 Snooty Fox w/ Overoth, Necrotize Wakefield, United Kingdom
Oct 01 Fox & Newt w/ Overoth, Necrotize Leeds, United Kingdom
Oct 02 South Sea Live w/ Necrotize, Overoth Sheffield, United Kingdom
Oct 03 Scruffy Murphy's w/ Overoth, Necrotize Birmingham, United Kingdom
Oct 04 The Croft w/ Overoth, Necrotize Bristol, United Kingdom
Oct 05 Alton Live Lounge w/ Bloodshot Dawn Alton, United Kingdom
Oct 07 Bogiez w/ Overoth, Necrotize Cardiff, United Kingdom