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Below is our complete Vulcano 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.
The first round of band confirmations have been made for Maryland Deathfest 2015. The thirteenth edition of the festival will take place in Baltimore, Maryland from May 21-24, 2015.
The bands confirmed so far are as follows:
Aeternus (Norway) - exclusive US appearance
Arcturus (Norway) - exclusive US appearance
Aura Noir (Norway) - exclusive US appearance
Bulldozer (Italy) - exclusive US appearance
Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult (Germany)
Dragged into Sunlight (UK)
Einherjer (Norway) - exclusive US appearance
Impetuous Ritual (Australia) - exclusive US appearance
Lock Up - exclusive US appearance
Lycanthropy (Czech Republic)
Portal (Australia) - exclusive US appearance
Skepticism (Finland) - exclusive US appearance
Suffering Mind (Poland)
Triptykon (Switzerland) - exclusive US appearance
Tsjuder (Norway) - exclusive US appearance
Twilight of the Gods - exclusive US appearance
Vallenfyre (UK) - exclusive US appearance
Vulcano (Brazil) - exclusive US appearance
Wolfbrigade (Sweden) - exclusive US appearance
Dates that each band performs and running times will not be set until closer to the festival dates.
The organizers are satisfied with the venue situation this year and have decided to use the same set up next year. This means that Maryland Deathfest 2015 will use the Edison Lot (located at 545 N. High St) for the two main stages, Rams Head (located at 20 Market Place) will be used each night and will host death/black metal bands, and Soundstage (located at 124 Market Pl) will be used each day/night for grind/hardcore/punk bands. On Thursday, only Rams Head will be used.
Brazilian death metallers The Ordher have issued the following announcement about performing at the Brazilian Metal Fest on July 17th:
"Following the release of the album 'Kill The Betrayers' in Brazil, The Ordher will make its debut in the Brazilian capital at the Brazilian Metal Fest on July 17th, which is the legendary Vulcano attraction, besides the Nervochaos and three local bands. It will be the first time the trio play cowboy in Brasilia, and even with new lineup (with the addition of drummer Matthew Montenegro), the band promises a full show."
You can also check out The Ordher's music through this location.
Vulcano has issued the following update about recruiting a new vocalist:
"It's with great pleasure that we would like to announce that Vulcano has now a new singer, our long-time friend : Luiz Carlos Louzada also known for his work with extreme bands such as Chemical Disaster, Repulsão Explicita, K.O.V., White Frogs, Hierarchical Punishment, Predatory, Preguh, Chaosmaster, etc. He also recorded the three bonus tracks for the reissue of the LIVE! album back in 1998. A true Brazilian legend indeed.
"Angel had to leave the band because of other priorities he has in his life. Thanks for all those years in Vulcano. We wish you the best, you deserve the best brother. European tour coming soon!!!"
Sample Vulcano tracks can be heard through their MySpace page.
Swedish cult act NIFELHEIM have finished writing the two songs that will be released exclusively on the NIFELHEIM / VULCANO split EP, due later in the year via I Hate Records. The songs "Sepulcral Fornication" and "Raging Flames" will be recorded at a Swedish studio beginning on May 27 and are being described by NIFELHEIM guitarist Vengeance From Beyond (a.k.a. Sebastian Ramstedt; also in NECROPHOBIC) as "a total attack of satanic black metal." He added that "this split will be the true synergy of evil."
Drummer Peter Stjornvind reecntly left the long-running Swedish metallers ENTOMBED in order to concentrate on his membership in NIFELHEIM, according to Ramstedt. "No bad breakup or anything personal between him/us and the guys in ENTOMBED, but heavy touring didn't fit his situation right now," according to Ramstedt. ENTOMBED are currently utilizing the services of session drummer Olle Dahlstedt (ALPHA SAFARI, ex-MISERY LOVES CO.) for all of their upcoming European gigs.