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Dutch metal act Massive Assault is currently in the process of recording new material currently titled "Slayer." The band has now checked in with the following brief report on the recording process: "Studio report 3: Bass & Vocals done! All bass-parts and vocals for the upcoming 'Slayer'-mcd are recorded! Next up: mixing and mastering!" In the mean time you can also check out Massive Assault's music through the band's MySpace page, or catch the band live on the following dates:
2/6 De Kade Zaandam, NETHERLANDS
3/19 CP-CR. Luik, Luik, BELGIUM
4/9 Het Podium Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS
5/14 Metal fest Emmen, NETHERLANDS
6/25 GTNS-fest Torgau/Saxonia, GERMANY
Dutch death metal act Massive Assault has posted a video clip online of the band performing the song "The Rival Believer" live at Beukfeest. You can check out the footage below.
Dutch act Massive Assault has issued the following announcement about recording the guitar parts for an upcoming release:
"Massive Assault Guitarist Fredde Kaddeth has finished guitar recordings for the group's upcoming release. Massive Assault is currently recording at Studio Dirty Bird Productions Massive Assault will release their upcoming MCD through Dutch label Herrie Records, run by Herrie from the Grindbashers. Massive Assault has two record deals for 2011. Next summer the band will start recording their second full-length album, which will be released by F.D.A. Rekotz."
Dutch act Massive Assault recently announced the band is in the process of recording a new release to be titled "Slayer." Massive Assault has now issued the following brief update about completing the drum recording: "Studio Report: Drum recordings are done. We have recorded the drums for our upcoming MCD titled Slayer." Additional details on "Slayer" will be announced as they are made available. You can also check out Massive Assault songs available for streaming through the band's MySpace page.
Dutch act Massive Assault has issued the following announcement about recording an upcoming release titled "Slayer:"
"Massive Assault will release their upcoming MCD through Herrie Records. The MCD will be released at the beginning of 2011 and will be entitled 'Slayer.' At the moment the band is recording at Studio Dirty Bird Productions.
"Herrie Records is run by Herrie from the Grindbashers (who have frequently recorded at the Dirty Bird). We have been talking about this release for a while now and it will see the light of day very soon. Massive Assault has two record deals for 2011. Next summer the band will start recording their 2nd full length. The full length will be released by F.D.A. Rekotz."
Dutch metal act Massive Assault has issued the following announcement about inking a deal with FDA Rekotz:
"Hey, people! Here's a quote from the FDA Rekotz newsletter: 'We are really proud to announce the signing of dutch old school death metal band Massive Assault. The upcoming full length album will come sometimes in 2011 as CD, MC and LP version via FDA Rekotz. Brutal, catchy old school death metal with megafat "sunlight" guitar sound. Massive Assault together with Swedish death horde Maim will enter the German stages in June 2011. A first gig on June 24th, 2011 at Grind The Nazi Scum Festival in Torgau/Saxonia is confirmed. More will follow. We'll keep your informed.'
"We're also very happy with the signing to FDA Rekotz (current home of Entrails, Revolting, Deus Otiosus and Afgrund to name a few)! And we're eager to go to Germany coming June!! We'll keep you posted on more Massive Assault news!"
Video footage has been posted online of Massive Assault performing on September 12th, 2010 at Atak Enschede. The clip can be viewed below.
Massive Assault has issued the following update about parting ways with the band's bass player:
"Massive Assault and bass player Reiner have parted ways. Reiner really was the best bass player we had in Massive Assault and a good person also. There is no bad blood between any of us and we wish Reiner the best of luck in the future! Bands who are looking for a bass player are welcome to contact Reiner, he can handle all music styles.
"Our new bass player will be Massive Assault vocalist Jozze. Besides growling Jozze also is a damn good bass player. Carl will take care of lead vokill duties, he already rejoined the ranks of Massive Assault this summer."
Dutch metallers Massive Assault have posted a video clip online from the band's appearance at the Herriefest 2010. The clip can be found below.
Dutch metallers Massive Assault have posted footage online of the band's performance at the 2010 edition of the Herriefest, which can be viewed below.
Massive Assault has posted more footage online from the band's appearance at Het Podium in Hoogeveen, The Netherlands on April 17th. The video clip can be viewed below.
Footage has been posted online of Massive Assault performing at Het Podium in Hoogeveen on Saturday, April 17th, 2010. The video clip can be viewed below.
Dutch metallers Massive Assault have announced former vocalist Carl Christ has officially returned to the fold. The band issued the following brief comment about Carl's return: "Old band member Carl is back in the band! We are happy to announce that our 'ex' vocalist Carl-Christ is back to the ranks of Massive Assault. We have 2 vocalists now." The upcoming Massive Assault tour dates are as follows:
6/5 2010 HERRIE FEST with Obtuse, Grindbahers, Departure, Scoinics, NL
6/5 2010 To Hell Fest with Brutus, Erebus, The New Dominion Groesbeek, Gelderland, NL
Dutch metallers Massive Assault have posted footage online of their performance on Saturday, April 17th at Het Podium in Hoogeveen, the Netherlands. The video clip can be viewed below.
Dutch metallers The Exalted have issued the following update about Carl Christ making guest vocal appearances at two upcoming Massive Assault live shows:
"Carl Christ will be doing some guest vocals on two Massive Assault shows. The first one will be on the 16th of April in Zwolle (@ Eureka). The second one will be on the 17th of April in Hoogeveen (@ Podium). As everyone knows, Fredde is the guitar player in Massive Assault. As almost everyone knows Carl Christ was the former singer of Massive Assault. Come and join the party!"
You can also check out The Exalted's music at the band's MySpace page.
Dutch metallers Massive Assault have issued the following announcement about recruiting a new bassist:
"We are very happy to tell you that we have completed our line-up! Reiner Top 'Toppe' is the name of our new bassplayer. With the addition of both Gideon and Reiner we are once again at full battle strength and ready to grind away! Both our new members fit very well within our musical style and the old school feel will be stronger present than ever."
Newly formed Dutch death metallers The Exalted, featuring guitarist Fredde Assault of Massive Assault and vocalist Carl Christ (ex-Massive Assault), have announced they will be re-recording several songs to be released. In the mean time samples of their current music can be found at their official MySpace page.
Dutch metallers Massive Assault have issued the following update about recruiting a new drumme:
"Some news, Michel, Henke & Jerome are out of Massive Assault, all of them had serious shortcoming investing time at the end. Michel, Henke & Jerome decided by theirself to quit, also because their situation will not change for Massive Assault in respectable period of time. We wish Michel, Jerome and Henke all the luck in this world and respect their decision.
"Now the good news: We are very happy to tell you that we have already a new drummer. His name is Gideon who also handles the drums for Hammer of Justice. Our new drummer already played drums in Massive Assault in the past, with both Fredde and Jos. So we are familiar with this freak.
"We had a bassist on audition last week, and we have good hope that he can handle the tunes the alcohol the groove and our ridiculous sense of humor. More about that later.
Dutch metallers Massive Assault have announced that they are seeking out a new bassist for the recording sessions of their second full length album. Interested bassists can contact the band at email@example.com. Samples of Massive Assault's music can be heard at their official MySpace page.
Dutch metallers Massive Assault have issued the following update about seeking a new drummer:
"Anyone interested in the vacant drum seat, please contact us through myspace or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
"We have about 9 finished songs that we wanted to record soon for our second full length. We also have a permanent rehearsal room with full backline incl a good quality drum kit."