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Grave Ritual

From: Montgomery, AL, United States
Last Known Status: Active

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Grave Ritual Streaming Music From New Album

Alabama death metal act Grave Ritual has posted a new song online from the band's upcoming full-length album "Euphoric Hymns From the Altar of Death." The new track "Beyond Diabolus" is available for streaming via the Razorback Recordings MySpace page. Additional details on the album will be announced as they are made available.

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Grave Ritual Announces Album Release

Alabama based death metal act Grave Ritual has issued the following announcement about the release of "Euphoric Hymns From the Altar of Death," the band's first full-length album:

"Our first full length, Euphoric Hymns from the Altar of Death, is now available for pre-order at Dark Descent Records. 300 on black vinyl. 100 on fire orange/black vinyl. 100 on maroon vinyl. Also comes with poster. Official release date is set for December 10th at Rites of Darkness."

You can also check out sample Grave Ritual tracks via the band's MySpace profile.

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Impiety To Play Rites Of Darkness Festival

Impiety has issued the following brief statement about the band's first U.S. performance at the Rites of Darkness festival: "Impiety's debut U.S. appearance headlining Rites of Darkness II Festival in San Antonio, Texas this Dec 10th-11th. Demons strike - from above and below...." The festival lineup is as follows:

December 10th:

Engaged in Mutilating - 5:20 - 5:45
Speedwolf - 6:00 - 6:30
Grave Ritual - 6:45 - 7:15
Spiculum Iratus - 7:30 - 8:00
Manticore - 8:15 - 8:50
Infernal Stronghold - 9:05 - 9:35
Grave Miasma - 9:55 - 10:35
Ghoul - 10:55 - 11:35
Blasphemophahger - 11:55 - 12:35
Weapon - 12:55 - close

December 11th:

Blaspherian - 3:40 - 4:10
Obeisance - 4:25 - 4:55
Necroholocaust - 5:10 - 5:40
Hod - 5:55 - 6:25
Morbosidad - 6:40 - 7:10
Vasaeleth - 7:35 - 8:10
Disma - 8:25 - 9:00
Cruciamentum - 9:15 - 9:50
Black Witchery - 10:05 - 10:45
Surrender of Divinity - 11:05 - 11:55
Diocletian - 12:10 12:50
Impiety - 1:05 to close

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Grave Ritual Streaming Two New Songs Online

Alabama based death metal act Grave Ritual has posted two new songs online from the band's upcoming full-length album. The new tracks "Beyond Diabolus" and "Obscurdom" are available for streaming via the Grave Ritual MySpace page.

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Grave Ritual To Release Album On Vinyl

Alabama death metal act Grave Ritual, formerly known as Meathole Infection, has issued the following brief update about a vinyl release of the "Euphoric Hymns From the Altar of Death" album:

"Dark Descent Records will be doing the LP version of our full length. 100 color copies and 400 black copies will also come with a poster. We expect this to go to press as soon as we have master audio. I will post more info in this blog as things develop. 666!"

You can hear sample Grave Ritual tracks through the band's MySpace page. The band has the following upcoming live shows:

8/7 2010 EMPERORS OF THE BLACK ABYSS Houston, Texas
12/11 2010 Rites of Darkness II San Antonio, Texas

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Grave Ritual Issues Re-Recording Update

Alabama death metal act Grave Ritual, formerly known as Meathole Infection, had previously announced the band's upcoming album "Euphoric Hymns from the Altar of Death" had to be re-recorded. Grave Ritual has now issued the following update about the re-recording process:

"Everything has been recorded again except guitar leads and vocals. Should be finished in about a week or so. Then its off to mixing/mastering and then to the press. We will post the new track listing soon."

You can also hear sample Grave Ritual songs at this location.

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Grave Ritual Pushes Back Album Release

Alabama death metallers Grave Ritual, formerly known as Meathole Infection, have issued the following update about pushing back the release date of their new album "Euphoric Hymns from the Altar of Death:"

"Due to unforeseen circumstances the full length must be re-recorded. Obviously this will push back the release date by a month or two. Drums will start this weekend and then everything else will follow in the next couple of weeks. More news as it comes..."

The track listing for the album is as follows:

1. Sink into the Grave
2. Drenched in Madness
3. Evoke the Realm of Tormenting Blasphemy
4. Wormholes
5. Grotesque Summoning
6. Bestial Nomadic Conquest
7. Obscurdom
8. Abysmal Rotting
9. Beyond Diabolus
10. Cannibal Rising
11. Morbid Aura of Desolation

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Grave Ritual Issues New Album Update

Alabama death metallers Grave Ritual, formerly known as Meathole Infection, have issued the following update about recording a new full-length album:

"Hello... the title for the full length will be 'Euphoric Hymns from the Altar of Death.' Drum tracks were completed today for it. Here is the track listing:

1. Sink into the Grave
2. Drenched in Madness
3. Evoke the Realm of Tormenting Blasphemy
4. Wormholes
5. Grotesque Summoning
6. Bestial Nomadic Conquest
7. Obscurdom
8. Abysmal Rotting
9. Beyond Diabolus
10. Cannibal Rising
11. Morbid Aura of Desolation

"We will begin recording guitars and vocals this week and hopefully be through in the next couple of weeks. Vagelis (Necrovorous, Embrace of Thorns, etc) will be handling the mixing and mastering in March, so expect the release sometime soon after that. Also Rafal Kruszyk will be doing the cover and back cover artwork and Schmudenhaven will be doing a few pieces for the layout. More news as it comes."

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Grave Ritual Announces Upcoming Releases

Alabama death metallers Grave Ritual (formerly Meathole Infection) have issued the following update about upcoming releases:

"Hells!

"Our new demo tape should be out by the end of November...it is being released by Skeleton Plague Records and it will be limited to 200 copies on pro tape...Also there are two shirt designs being worked on now that we want to release by the end of 2009...one will be a grey shirt and the other will be a white shirt...both will be EXTREMELY limited...all sizes will be available... Finally we would like to announce that Grave Ritual will be releasing a full length CD on Razorback Records...right now it is set for February 2010...more news on this as it comes..."

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Meathole Infection Changes Name To Grave Ritual

Alabama death metallers Meathole Infection have announced they are officially changing their name to Grave Ritual. Samples of their music can be found at the new Grave Ritual MySpace page. Grave Ritual is currently working on new material to release in 2010.

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