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French brutal death metal/deathgrind outfit Benighted premieres a new NSFW gory music video for "Reptilian", taken from the band's upcoming new album "Necrobreed", which will arrive in stores February 24th, 2017 through Season of Mist.
Check out now "Reptilian" below.
Benighted teases a new music video for "Reptilian", taken from the upcoming new album "Necrobreed", which will arrive in stores February 24th, 2017.
Check out the teaser below.
Benighted is about to be touring in support of forthcoming new album, "Necrobreed," with th e festivities kicking off in late January.
The band recently released a new track off "Necrobreed," titled "Forgive Me Father" and featuring guest vocalist Trevor Strnad - listen in right here.
Benighted will release the "Necrobreed" album on February 24th, 2017. Catch these upcoming Benighted tour dates:
Jan. 21 Lisbon (PT) @ RCA Club (XXXapada Na Tromba)
Feb. 10 Grenoble (FR) @ L’Ampérage
Feb. 11 Puget-Sur-Argens (FR) @ Le Rat’s
Feb. 17 Saint Étienne (FR) @ Le FIL
Feb. 21 Nantes (FR) @ Le Ferailleur
Feb. 22 Joue Les Tours (FR) @ Le Temps Machine
Feb. 23 Paris (FR) @ Le Petit Bain
Feb. 24 Bergen (NO) @ Blastfest
Feb. 25 Rouen (FR) @ Le 106
Mar. 03 Toulouse (FR) @ Le Metronum
Mar. 18 Nancy (FR) @ Le Hublot
Mar. 31 Dijon (FR) @ Le Consortium
Apr. 01 Limours (FR) @ MJC
May 11 Horní Libchava (CZ) @ Zámek Horní Libchava
May 13 Zamek (CZ) @ Nice To Eat You Fest 2017
May 20 Saint-Omer (FR) @ Dreamer Fest 2017
Jun. 03 Saint-Riquier (FR) @ Abbaye Metal Fest 2017
Jul. 06 Viveiro (ES) @ Resurrection Fest 2017 (exact date tba)
Jul. 29 Steenwijk (NL) @ Stonehenge Festival 2017
Aug. 24 Spital Am Semmering (AT) @ Kaltenbach Open Air Festival 2017 More...
Benighted is now streaming a second new track off "Necrobreed." The track, featuring guest vocalist Trevor Strnad, is titled "Forgive Me Father" and can be heard below.
"Necrobreed" is coming on February 24th, 2017 and features 12 tracks of relentless death metal fury seeing the band joined by acclaimed extreme metal drummer Romain Goulon.
Regarding the new track below, vocalist Julien Truchan comments: "Born from the depths of Kohlekeller Studio in Germany, we now present 'Forgive Me Father', the second fragment of insanity ripped from our forthcoming album 'Necrobreed'. Stay sick!"
1. Hush little Baby
4. Forgive Me Father
6. Der Doppelgaenger
8. Monsters Make Monsters
9. Cum With Disgust
11. Reeks Of Darkened Zoopsia
12. Mass Grave
13. Biotech is Godzilla (Sepultura cover) *
14. Christraping Black Metal (Marduk cover) *
*Exclusive to the limited edition Digibox More...
New grindcore supergroup Stench Price - involving members of Brutal Truth, Necrophagist, Benighted, Monument Of Misanthropy, Cynic, Hail of Bullets, Benediction, Bolt Thrower, The Grotesquery etc. - premieres the pre-release full-album stream of the band's upcoming self-titled EP, which comes out on Wednesday, November 30th through Transcending Obscurity Records in a limited box-set format as well as standard formats.
Check out now "Stench Price" in its entirety below.
Benighted premieres a new song entitled "Versipellis", taken from the upcoming new album "Necrobreed", which will be out in stores on February 17, 2017 through Season of Mist. After being sold out yesterday within hours the pre-orders are open again HERE .
Check out now "Versipellis" below.
States the band: More...
Benighted just announced the final round of European shows in support of "Carnivore Sublime" (reviewed here), with dates available below. Benighted will soon reveal the first details about a new album - stay tuned for more info!
10 Sep 16 Belley (FR) Le Réservoir
17 Sep 16 Villeurbanne (FR) Metalhead For Refugees
28 Oct 16 Sofia (BG) Club Live and Loud
29 Oct 16 Bucharest (RO) Club Quantic
30 Oct 16 Cluj (RO) Napoca Flying Circus
12 Nov 16 Stockholm (SW) Prostatattack Fest
16 Dec 16 Eindhoven (NL) Eindhoven Metal Meeting
21 Jan 17 Lisbon (PT) RCA Club
17 Feb 17 Bergen (NO) Blastfest More...
With the addition of Pro-Pain, Soulburn, and Komah, the line-up for Eindhoven Metal Meeting 2016 is now complete. The eighth edition of the annual metal meeting is set to take place December 16th & 17th, 2016 at the reputable Effenaar venue in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.
The organization is furthermore proud to reveal the daily schedule of the festival. Single day tickets are going on sale Monday, the 1st of August 2016. The full festival billing is as follows:
Aura Noir (NO)
Bleeding Gods (NL)
Burning Hatred (NL)
Cirith Gorgor (NL)
Der Weg Einer Freiheit (DE)
General Surgery (SE)
Hail Of Bullets (NL – featuring David Ingram [ex-Benediction, Bolt Thrower[ on vocals)
Harakiri For The Sky (AT)
Insanity Reigns Supreme (BE)
Mayhem (NO – ‘De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas’ will be played in its entirety!)
Memoriam (UK – featuring band members from Bolt Thrower, Cerebral Fix and Benediction)
Moonspell (PT – Special setlist based on the 'Wolfheart' and 'Irreligious' albums!)
Necrophagia (US – pre-party)
Schirenc Plays Pungent Stench (AT - pre-party)
Toxic Waltz (DE)
Watain (SE – Exclusive BeNeLux show & unique 'Casus Luciferi' setlist!)
Wederganger (NL) More...
It's just over eight months until one of the highlights of the metal festival calendar is upon us once again... Blastfest!
The festival is held in Norway's Bergen, a city steeped in metal culture and famed for its natural beauty with its location between seven mountains and seven fjords. Blastfest takes place right in the heart of winter on 22nd - 25th February, 2017.
Now on the lead up to its fourth incarnation, acts such as Devin Townsend Project, Dying Fetus and Hell have already been announced. Today 14 more groups are confirmed, with the current linup as follows:
Devin Townsend Project / Dying Fetus / Between The Buried & Me / Hell / Peste Noire / Memoriam / Batushka / Akercocke / Ajattara / Horna / Benighted / Hour Of Penance / Angelcorpse / The Monolith Deathcult / Hatesphere / Misþyrming / Zhrine / Trident / Emptiness / IXXI / Regarde Les Hommes Tomber / Lucifers Child / Deluge / Auðn / Nordjevel / Darkend / Beneath / Avslut / Doomas / Aspherium / Ade / Plus More TBA More...
Hail Of Bullets, Archgoat, Memoriam, Illdisposed, Valkyrja, Insanity Reigns Supreme & Burning Hatred are now all confirmed for Eindhoven Metal Meeting 2016.
The eighth edition of this internationally renowned festival is set to take place Friday the 16th and Saturday the 17th of December 2016 at the Effenaar venue in Eindhoven. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: More...
French brutal death metal/deathgrind outfit Benighted just revealed Romain Goulon (Necrophagist, Monument Of Misanthropy, Raising The Veil, Agressor, Disavowed etc.) as the band's new drummer, succeeding Kevin Foley. States the band:
"Here we are! We are extremely proud to welcome war machine Romain Goulon as our new drummer! Watch him blast away while performing our song "Asylum Cave" in this video clip!"
You can now check out the new drum playthrough clip below.
Benighted has announced a European trek, dubbed the "Abysmal European Tour," supporting The Black Dahlia Murder.
The tour begins January 14 and covers 8 countries, with a full list of confirmed dates below.
Regarding the forthcoming trek, the band comments: "Europe, are you ready!? We are proud to announce to be main support on the upcoming 'Abysmal European Tour' 2016! Come and join us to have a sick party together!"
Jan. 14 Brighton, UK @ The Haunt
Jan. 15 Southampton, UK @ Talking Heads
Jan. 16 Bristol, UK @ The Fleece
Jan. 17 Nottingham, UK @ Rescue Rooms
Jan. 18 Leeds, UK- The Key Club
Jan. 19 Glasgow, UK @ Cathouse
Jan. 20 Dublin, IRE @ Voodoo Lounge
Jan. 21 Manchester, UK @ Sound Control
Jan. 23 London, UK @ Underworld
Jan. 25 Dunkerque, FRA @ Le Feerailleur
Jan. 26 Toulouse, FRA @ Connexion Live
Jan. 28 Madrid, SPA @ Caracol
Jan. 29 Barcelona, SPA @ Razzmatazz 2
Jan. 30 Lyon, FRA @ O’Totem
Feb. 1 Winterthur, SWI @ Gaswrk
Feb. 2 Graz, AUT @ Explosiv
Feb. 3 Leipzig, GER @ Conne Island
Feb. 4 Hamburg, GER @ Logo
Feb. 5 Eindhoven, NET @ Dynamo
Feb. 6 Antwerp, BEL @ Biebob
Feb. 7 Essen, GER @ Turock More...
Austria's only true metal underground festival, Kaltenbach Open Air, is streaming a short video recap of its 10th anniversary edition below (courtesy of Stormbringer). This year's edition of the festival had the following bands live on stage: Marduk, Dark Funeral, Agalloch, Krisiun, Anaal Nathrakh, Rotting Christ, God Dethroned, Valkyrja, Benighted, Thulcandra, Hideous Divinity and Darkfall.
Check it out now below.
Benighted has announced that long-time drummer and brother Kevin Foley will be unavailable to perform with the French brutal death shooting stars this Summer due to the blasting progeny having an offer to join another big project that he can't refuse. The band is searching for a full time replacement and today reveals two drummers stepping in for ucpoming Summer festivals.
Austrian killer machine David Diepold will bang the drums at the Ranger Rock Festival in Brand, Germany on the 13th of June and the Swiss Summer Break(Down) Festival in Geneva at Kalvingrad on June 27th. On all other Summer festivals (please see below for a full list of shows), the band's friend Kevin Paradis (who appeared in Benighted's music video "Experience Your Flesh") will sit on the drum stool.
Interested talents can apply by sending two drum videos of the songs "Asylum Cave" and "Let The Blood Spill Between My Broken Teeth" to email@example.com. In the meain time, catch Benighted live on these upcoming tour dates: More...
Austria's Kaltenbach Open Air is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and deploying following bands among many others: Marduk, Dark Funeral, Agalloch, Krisiun, Anaal Nathrakh, Rotting Christ, God Dethroned, Valkyrja, Benighted, Thulcandra, Darkfall. Check out the official festival trailer streaming below. Tickets and all informations about the festival can be found HERE.
Check out the official Running Order 2015: More...
Austria's Kaltenbach Open Air is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and has already announced the running order for all three days. Tickets and all informations about the festival can be found HERE.
Check out the official Running Order 2015 below: More...
With American death metal legends Origin, the utterly brutal Morgoth from Germany, Dutch marauders Centurian and Dutch brutal death grinders Korpse rounding off the bill, the line-up for Neurotic Deathfest 2015 is complete.
Europe's premier indoor extreme metal festival sets place on April 17th - 19th at the 013 venue in Tilburg, the Netherlands. 42 bands in total will play at the 12th edition of the festival, including heavyweight acts such as Bloodbath, Obituary and Entombed A.D. Weekend tickets and day tickets are available through this location.
The confirmed bands are as follows:
Bloodbath, Obituary, Entombed A.D., Immolation, Origin, Devourment, Nader Sadek, Broken Hope, Pyrexia, Tribulation, Internal Suffering, Benighted, Internal Bleeding, Morgoth, Dead Congregation, Sinister, Disavowed, Soulburn, Liquid Graveyard, Mass Infection, Gorod, Kronos, Centurian, Ingested, Holocausto Canibal, Jig-Ai, Nominon, Unfathomable Ruination, Acranius, Cardiac Arrest, Incinerate, Regurgitate Life, Hideous Divinity, Contrastic, Perfecitizen, The Walking Dead Orchestra, Near Death Condition, Korpse, Bleeding Utopia, Abhorrent Decimation, Neuroma and Slaughter To Prevail. More...
French death metal grindcore outfit Benighted is streaming a new live clip "X2Y/Noise/Let The Blood Spill Between My Broken Teeth" filmed at the Foufounes Électriques, March 4th 2015.
Check it out below.
Extreme death metal outfit Benighted has announced a string of tour dates in the U.K next month. The trek, which begins on April 11th, sees the band playing shows in Bristol, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Birmingham, and more before concluding on April 17th in Reading.
Support on this tour comes from Cancerous Womb and Abhorrent Decimation. A full list of tour dates can be found below. Regarding the forthcoming trek, the band comments:
"We are very proud and excited to come back to the UK for this leg. We are looking forward to kick ass together with our friends from Cancerous Womb and Abhorrent Decimation, who will join us! We will sure deliver a sick and intense show that our UK fans will not forget soon. Promise! Don't miss this!" More...
Industrial doom outfit Crown will be playing at this year's edition of the Kaltenbach Open Air Festival (replacing the black metalers of Hellsaw who recently called it quits). Hailing from France, Crown (not to be confused with The Crown) consists of two men and a machine who tune their neutron guitars to the Richter scale, and deliver the sound of a molten universe collapsing.
The Kaltenbach Open Air is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and deploying following bands among many others: Marduk, Dark Funeral, Agalloch, Krisiun, Anaal Nathrakh, Rotting Christ, God Dethroned, Valkyrja, Benighted, Thulcandra, Darkfall. Tickets and all informations about the festival can be found HERE .