"some music was meant to stay underground..."


Formed: 1999
From: Liverpool, United Kingdom
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Diamanthian News

Below is our complete Diamanthian 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.

Diamanthian Updates Drummer Condition

U.K. death metallers Diamanthian have issued the following update about their drummer suffering an injury to his hand:

"Andy has suffered a broken bone in his right hand, and will have his right arm in cast until the end of September. We hope he will be back behind the drum kit for our tour with Amputated & Cancerous Womb at the end of October.

"For the upcoming Prostitute Disfigurement gig in Liverpool on 19 September, Ethereal drummer Lee Jamieson will be standing in for Andy."

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Diamanthian Drummer Suffers Injury

U.K. death metallers Diamanthian have issued the following brief statement about drummer Andy Campbell injuring his arm:

"We are sad to inform you all that Andy 'Hatchets and Hammers' Campbell was seriously injured whilst defending Queen and country at a jousting fest. His right arm is now in cast, and we wish him a speedy recovery. Regards."

The band hasn't stated whether Campbell's injury will interfere with the band's upcoming tour dates in September and October.

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Diamanthian Posts New Album Teaser Trailer

U.K. death metallers Diamanthian have posted a promotional video online for their latest album "Arcana Doctrina," which was released earlier this month through Ossuary Industries. The video clip can be viewed below.

Diamanthian - Arcana Doctrina Promo

Troy | MySpace Video

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Diamanthian, Maple Cross Schedule Finnish Dates

U.K. death metallers DIAMANTHIAN will be teaming up with Finnish thrash metal band MAPLE CROSS for a tour of Finland beginning in late January. Confirmed dates are as follows:

Jan. 19 - Tampere, FIN @ Vastavirta club (w/ BLOODRIDE)
Jan. 20 - Helsinki, FIN @ Factory (w/ MALICIOUS DEATH)
Jan. 22 - Rovaniemi, FIN @ Kellari (w/ RAVAGE MACHINERY)

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Black Metal Winter Info

The Joiners in Southampton is to host an underground metal all dayer on January 15. Dubbed 'Black Metal Winter', it features the following bands:

  • Diamanthian

  • Desolation

  • Chaos Incarcerated

  • Irony Of Christ

  • Discidium

  • Centurions Ghost

  • Metalhead

For further details, go to www.blackmetalwinter.com (ed. - the site seems to be down at the time of posting)

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