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Below is our complete Diabolical 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.
Sweden's Diabolical has checked in with the following update about postponing the band's previously scheduled September 25th live show in Linköping:
"September 25 gig in Linköping has been postponed to an as yet unconfirmed date. The reason that the show is moved to the organizer, according to what we heard, a loss of div tours earlier this summer, and chose to pull out because of this. But we are planning to run for another date later this fall with another organizer."
Sweden's Diabolical has issued the following announcement about recruiting a new bass player and lining up new live shows:
"New bass player, new shows confirmed. As some people probably noticed Diabolical has a new member taking care of the bass duties since some time back - the legendary Dan Darforth. He played with the band on various gigs last year, and has been a permanent member since then.
"Two shows are confirmed for the autumn: DIABOLICAL, HAVOK, LOS SIN NOMBRE Linköping Konsert och Kongress, 25 September. URN, DIABOLICAL, INTERMENT + supports. Festung, Bitterfeld [DE]. 2010.12.04."
Diabolical has issued the following update about performing a show in Sweden on September 25th:
"Live appearance on Swedish soil confirmed. 25.09 2010 / SWE / Linköping / Konsert & Kongress Headline gig together with label mates Havok and Los Sin Nombre. See you there! For more info, check the event. We also want you to know that more live dates will be added soon, so stay tuned."
Sample Diabolical songs are also available for streaming through the band's MySpace page.
Jordanian dark Oriental metal band BILOCATE is confirmed to perform in the upcoming DevilStone Open air Festival 2009 in Anykšciai, Lithuania which will take place on July 17th to 19th. This will be BILOCATE's first appearance in Europe alongside SEPULTURA, KEEP OF KALESSIN, CROCELL, SINISTER and many others.
The full line up of 20 bands confirmed is as follows:
SEPULTURA [Brazil, groovy thrash metal]
KEEP OF KALESSIN [Norway, modern black metal]
SINISTER [Netherlands, technical death metal]
CODE [England/Norway, nostalgic black metal]
TRAUMA [Poland, death metal]
ZAS [Lithuania, sociopolitical metal/rock]
BILOCATE [Jordan, atmospheric oriental death metal]
LEPROUS [Norway, challenging progressive metal]
AZARATH [Poland, straightforward death metal]
FRAILTY [Latvia, doom/death metal]
OBTEST [Lithuania, expressive pagan metal]
NAHASH [Lithuania, occult black metal]
THE PROWLERS [Italy, progressive power/heavy metal]
DIABOLICAL [Sweden, catchy death/thrash metal]
SAPLES [Lithuania, old school death metal]
CROCELL [Denmark, aggressive death/thrash metal]
STRANGER AEONS [Lithuania, progressive metal/rock]
HEAVEN GREY [Latvia, atmospheric doom/death metal]
LUCTUS [Lithuania, thrashing black metal]
+ Special Guest [TBA]
For more information on the festival, visit devilstone.net.
The Hammer Battalion North Tour 2009 has been announced, with the line up including Unleashed, Belphegor, Devian and Diabolical. The tour dates so far are as follows:
27.02.2009 (EST) Tallin / Tapper
28.02.2009 (FIN) Tampere / Yo-Talo
01.03.2009 (FIN) Helsinki / Nosturi
03.03.2009 (FIN) Turku / Klubi
04.03.2009 (FIN) Joenasuu / Kellari
05.03.2009 (FIN) Oulu / Teatria
06.03.2009 (SWE) Umea / Midnight
07.03.2009 (SWE) Sundsvall / Pipeline
08.03.2009 (SWE) Östersund / TBA
10.03.2009 (SWE) Orebro / Kulturhuset
11.03.2009 (SWE) Malmoe / Debaser
12.03.2009 (DEN) Copenhagen / The Rock
13.03.2009 (SWE) Stockholm / Klubben
14.03.2009 (SWE) Goteborg / Sticky Fingers
ViciSolum Productions has inked a three record deal with Swedish death metal band Diabolical. On November 7th ViciSolum will unleash Diabolical's third album, "The Gallery of Bleeding Art." It has been six years since Diabolical released their successful second album, "A Thousand Deaths."