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Devourment Announces Band Lineup Changes

Devourment has announced a major lineup change that sees the band regressing to the sewage from which it was originally conceived.

After nearly 10 and 20 years, respectively, Eric Park and Mike Majewski have decided to leave the group to pursue other things. Their absence has ushered in the return of two of Devourment's most hailed players. Devourment co-founder Brad Fincher has reclaimed the drum throne, and Ruben Rosas has come back, sans guitar, to once again provide guttural filth on the mic. Rosas made his unique style of vocal assault infamous on the band's legen - wait for it - dary 1999 debut LP "Molesting the Decapitated."

In addition to that personnel shift, incumbent bassist Chris Andrews has taken over the role of guitar, where he will be debuting his crushing style worthy of the Devourment lineage. The band commented on the reformation:

"Devourment mines it's origins while marching toward a darker, ever more brutal future. Two eras ofthe Devourment legacy shift and combine in a completely new and deadly line-up. This hybrid monster is set to elevate the signature sound they created and deliver the definitive next level of hyper-brutal death metal. Nothing can prepare you for the Pure Apocalyptic Embludgeonment that is coming. Nothing."

The band will debut this new lineup starting July 12th in Dallas, TX followed by a series of U.S. tour dates and special appearances at Philadelphia's This Is Hardcore Fest, New York Deathfest, and Louisville Deathfest. Additionally the band has confirmed a run of South American dates this August plus an appearance at Germany's Essen Deathfest. A

Jul 12 Dallas TX Reno's Chop Shop
Jul 18 Little Rock AR Stickyz
Jul 19 Chicago IL Chicago Domination Fest @ Underground Lounge
Jul 20 Cleveland OH The Foundry
Jul 21 Rochester NY The Bug Jar
Jul 22 Baltimore MD The Sidebar
Jul 23 Boston MA The Church
Jul 24 Philadelphia PA Voltage Lounge TIHC Afterparty
Jul 25 Secaucus NJ The Blue Room
Jul 26 Brooklyn NY Deathfest @ St Vitus Bar
Aug 09 Louisville KY Louisville Deathfest

Aug 15 Bogota, Colombia
Aug 16 Quito, Ecuador
Aug 17 Lima Peru
Aug 22 La Paz , Bolivia
Aug 23 Santiago , Chile
Aug 24 Santiago, Chile
Aug 27-30 Brasil

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