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Latest Apostasy News

Below is our complete Apostasy 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.

Xtreem Music Posts New Sampler For Free Download

To commemorate their 100th release on their 10th anniversary, XTREEM MUSIC is giving away a free "double CD" label sampler for download. The fourth label sampler, this free download showcases 24 bands from past, present and upcoming releases on the XTREEM CULT SERIES, spanning almost two hours. Cover artwork is courtesy of Finnish cult artist Turkka Rantanen (Demigod, Demilich, Paganizer, Adramelech, Depravity, Ribspreader...)

Here's the tracklisting:

CD 1:
1. Demigod - As I Behold I Despise
2. Rottrevore - Conspiracised
3. Funebre - Shiver
4. Revenant - The Burning Ground
5. Sacrilege - Insurrection
6. Dissect - Gals of the Eternal Solstice
7. Adramelech - Heroes in Godly Blaze
8. Morpheus Descends - The Way of All Flesh
9. Lethal Aggression - Outcast/Proud Johnny/I'll Fight
10. Unbounded Terror - Dreamlord
11. Cartilage - Why Do I Watch the Dawn?
12. Apparition - Curse of the Sunrise

CD 2:
1. Demilich - The Echo (Replacement)
2. Supuration - Hypertrophy - Sordid and Outrageous Emanation
3. Multiplex - Raise the Ecstatic
4. Purtenance - A Dark Cloud Arises
5. Necrophiliac - Gorefruit Trasure
6. Killing Addiction - Omega Factor
7. Abhorer - Abandonment of Chastity
8. Disgrace - Unity's Interlude Dyes Blind Tomorrow
9. Apostasy - Fraud in the Name of God
10. Phlegethon - Ornaments
11. Altar - Nothing Human
12. Absorbed - Off-World Endeavour

Stop by the Xtreem Music compilation page to get all four of the label's samplers for free download.

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Apostasy Reveals "Nuclear Messiah" Details

Swedish act Apostasy has officially set the "Nuclear Messiah" album for release on August 24th, 2011. Pre-order information is available here, and you can check out the artwork below. "Nuclear Messiah" is the follow-up to 2005's "Devilution."

You can also check out a teaser track from the new album by navigating to the Apostasy MySpace music profile.

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Apostasy Streaming New Song Online

Vocalist Fredric Edin of Swedish act Apostasy has issued the following announcement about streaming a new song online:

"We have the pleasure to tell you that we have a brand new killer track from the new album, available for streaming at our facebook site, until sunday then it will be taken down. So don't miss the opportunity! Rock on."

You can check out the new song "Horns," which is off the "Nuclear Messiah" album, by heading over to the Apostasy Facebook page at this location.

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Apostasy Announces New Guitarist

Swedish extreme metal act Apostasy has posted the following statement online, announcing the addition of Peter Huss to the band's ranks as its new permanent guitarist:

"Peter Huss has done tons of session/live works and can play any type of music. He will be a great addition to APOSTASY on our upcoming songwriting/recording/live/drinking sessions.

"We're excited to have this amazing guitarist onboard. And the best thing beside his chops is that he's a really nice and easygoing dude with a great sense of humor and great passion for music.

"Peter also plays guitar in the legendary Swedish band SHINING. He has toured with SINERGY in 1999 as a session guitarist, replacing Alexi Laiho.

"Some of the bands/albums Peter has participated on lately are Swedish death metal band RUINED SOUL, Dutch/Belgian death metal band UNLOCKED, Norwegian metal band PANTHEON I, and he did all guitars on the ISSA 'Sign Of Angels' album with monster drummer Uli Kusch, among others."

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Apostasy To Release Third Album

Swedish metallers Apostasy have checked in with the following announcement about inking a record deal to release their new album "Nuclear Messiah" in April of 2011:

"We have been offered a deal with Swedish Sony Music label Rambo and thus our third album Nuclear Messiah will be released in April. Currently we are working on finishing the design for the album and so far it is going smoothly, until then, make sure to listen to our teaser here on myspace."

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Apostasy Seeks New Guitarist

Swedish metal band Apostasy has announced that they have begun the search for a new guitarist due to the recent departure of guitarist Ludvig Johansson. Interested parties can contact the band on their MySpace page.

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Apostasy Parts Ways With Guitarist

Guitarist Ludvig Johansson has announced his departure from the Swedish metal band band Apostasy.

Ludvig Johansson comments on his departure, "I have decided to leave the band for personal reasons. It has been a hard decision to make, and there`s no hard feelings involved. It`s been a great time and I wish all the guys in the band the best luck in their future endeavors."

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Apostasy Posts New Music Online

Swedish blackened death metal band Apostasy has uploaded four new songs from their upcoming album, "Nuclear Messiah," to their MySpace page. The songs uploaded are "The Blacker The Blood," "Horns," "Nuclear Messiah," and "The Man With A Thousand Faces."

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Apostasy Streaming New Song Online

Apostasy has issued the following update about posting a new song online:

"Hi all of you! As you can see we have uploaded a rough mixed full length version of our title track from our coming album, we left our previous label and looking for a new one so we participate in a contest for a deal with NuclearBlast which would be the grand finale for our music to reach out to people. So all of you who wanna see us and hear us, vote for us and tell your friends,devils and sinners..thanks to all of you for staying true and wait for our new album!"

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Apostasy Issues Album Recording Update

Sweden's Apostasy has issued the following update about the recording of their new album:

"We sat up for recordings around 7 pm earlier today and Fredric nailed 2 songs in something like 3 hours or so. And it sounds so fucking good... It really feels awesome to be this confident in the upcoming material. We really think that we will blow you all away... As soon as there is a good pre mix done we hope to be able to share some stuff with you!"

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Apostasy Recording New Album

Swedish metal band Apostasy has issued the following update about recording a new album:

"Hello out there brohters and sisters!, I have a little studio update for ya..ll! Mathias and Ludvig are in this moment in the studio and recording the guitars for the coming album! Everything is working out fine and it looks like we are keeping the time schedule so far. stay tuned for some crazy studio videos! rock on all the best/Fredde"

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Wolf Announces New Drummer

Wolf have revealed that former Apostasy/ Haterush drummer, Richard "Raptor" Holmgren is the bands new drummer. Check out a video introduction below.

The band are currently working on their new album with details soon to follow. More...

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Apostasy Guitarist Stabbed To Death

Guitarist Henrik Johansson of the Swedish black metal band APOSTASY was murdered in his home Wednesday night/Thursday morning (March 8/9). "According to the police, his girlfriend stabbed him without known reason in his heart area and he bled to death before the ambulance showed up!" Edin said.

Added Fredric: "Rest in peace, dear brother and friend." More...

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