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Abstinenz

From: Germany
Last Known Status: Active

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Below is our complete Abstinenz 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.

Lineup Announced For Wolfsmond Festival

Abstinenz has been confirmed to performing at this year's edition of the Wolfsmond Festival, which is set to take place on August 26th and 27th. You can check out additional details on the festival at this location. The currently announced lineup is as follows:

Abstinenz
Ahnengrab
Black Shore
Carthaun
Ctulhu
Frostland
Fyrnreich
Goatcult
Krew
Krypta
Nastrandir
Nordafrost
Sadism Unbound
Skadika
Vea Tertium

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Czech Death Festival Lineup Announced

Abstinenz has checked in with the following brief announcement about an upcoming festival appearance: "Abstinenz at Czech Death Fest! Now it's official - Abstinenz will come to Czech Republic! See you all there!" The Czech Death Fest is set to take place from June 10th - 11th, 2011. You can check out additional details on the festival at this location.

The currently announced lineup is as follows:

Abstinenz(D)
Abstract Essence(CZ)
Arch of Hell(CZ)
Ascendancy(CZ)
BBYB(CZ)
But(CZ)
Colp(CZ)
Deathstar(CZ)
Dementor(SK)
Elysium(CZ)
G.O.R.E.(CZ)
Gutalax(CZ)
Heaving Earth(CZ)
Heiden(CZ)
Hypnos(CZ)
Insane(CZ)
Mater Monstifera(CZ)
Mechanical Falus Cult(CZ)
Melancholy Pessimism(CZ)
Minority Sound(CZ)
Mortifilia(CZ)
Opitz(CZ)
Return to Inocence(CZ)
Rotting Christ (GR)
Secret of Darkness (CZ)
Sic.Engine(CZ)
Six Degrees of Separation(CZ)
Tortharry(CZ)

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Abstinenz Checks In With Album Update

Germany's Abstinenz has issued the following update about working on a new album:

"The working on the new Abstinenz album is still going on! Unfortunately it will take more time as we thought because of different private incidents. The releasing date is unknown yet, but we will do all possible to present you the finished and new Abstinenz album in 2011!

"To keep you up-to-date, we will publish shortly one song of the new album on myspace! Who can't wait til then, has the chance to get a little taste of the new album at the 10th anniversary of Knüppelnacht in Speyer on October 30th. We will present a new song it, the actual songs and a completely new show! Don't miss it!"

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Abstinenz Announces Gahlen Moscht Appearance

German black metal band Abstinenz has checked in with the following brief update about appearing at the 2011 Gahlen Moscht Open Air festival:

"As promised, we now confirm the next opportunity to see live to Noves can! On 06/12/2011 Abstinenz be the stage of Gahlen Moscht Open Air Festival near storm of Cottbus! New Songs - New show - Not to be missed!"

More information on the festival can be found here. You can also hear sample Abstinenz songs via the band's MySpace page.

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Abstinenz Comments On Upcoming Shows

Germany's Abstinenz has checked in with the following update about scheduling shows in 2011:

"Abstinence Storm Hamburg! The first gig for 2011 may now be officially confirmed! At 12:03 Abstinenz will storm the North! More specifically, Hamburg! For more information regarding location, etc. in other bands soon! Stay Novesian!"

The upcoming Abstinenz live shows are as follows:

9/10 2010 Metal Embrace Festival Barleben bei Magdeburg, GERMANY
10/30 2010 Knüppelnacht Speyer (10 Jähriges Jubiläum) Speyer, GERMANY
3/12 2011 tbc Hamburg, GERMANY

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Abstinenz Comments On Metalcamp Fest

Germany's Abstinenz has checked in with the following recap of the band's performance at the 2010 edition of the Metalcamp festival:

"It was really overwhelming! Damn 40 degrees, not a single cloud and bright sun; But the fans and viewers of Abstinenz can not be deterred in this weather to find the stage. We enjoyed the regrettably short time with you all and hope to see you soon at one of our concerts to welcome you! More dates will be published shortly. Thank you, Thank you and thank you again!"

The upcoming Abstinenz tour dates are as follows:

9/10 2010 Metal Embrace Festival Barleben bei Magdeburg, GERMANY
10/30 2010 Knüppelnacht Speyer (10 Jähriges Jubiläum!) Speyer, GERMANY

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Abstinenz Announces New Live Shows

German black metal act Abstinenz has announced the following upcoming European live shows:

6/4 2010 Helvete Metal Club Oberhausen
7/9 2010 METALCAMP Tolmin, SLOVENIA
9/10 2010 Metal Embrace Festival Barleben bei Magdeburg, GERMANY
10/30 2010 Knüppelnacht Speyer (10 Jähriges Jubiläum!) Speyer, GERMANY

You can also check out sample Abstinenz songs via the band's official MySpace page.

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