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Suffocation Posts New Song, "Cataclysmic Purification," Online

New York based extreme metal pioneers SUFFOCATION have upload the new song “Cataclysmic Purification” to their Myspace page. The track is taken from their forthcoming Nuclear Blast Records debut entitled “Blood Oath,” set for release on July 14 (North America). This will mark SUFFOCATION’s 20th anniversary as a band and as one of metal's most important and innovative artists.

Look for SUFFOCATION on this years installment of the Summer Slaughter 2009 touring festival! Confirmed dates so far are as follows:

06/05/09 Sonar - Baltimore, MD
06/06/09 The National - Richmond, VA
06/07/09 Theater of Living Arts - Philadelphia, PA
06/08/09 Webster Theater - Hartford, CT
06/10/09 Amos Southend - Charlotte, NC
06/12/09 Headliners Music Hall - Louisville, KY
06/13/09 The Masquerade - Atlanta, GA
06/14/09 Jannus Landing - St. Petersburg (Tampa), FL
06/15/09 Plush - Jacksonville, FL
06/16/09 Club Firestone - Orlando, FL
06/17/09 The Hanger – New Orleans, LA ç SUFFO SOLO DATE
06/18/09 White Rabbit - San Antonio, TX
06/19/09 Java Jazz - Houston, TX
06/20/09 White Rabbit - San Antonio, TX
06/21/09 House of Blues - Dallas, TX
06/22/09 Lonestar Events Center - Lubbock, TX ç SUFFO SOLO DATE
06/23/09 Gothic Theatre - Denver, CO
06/24/09 Sunshine Theatre - Albuquerque, NM
06/26/09 Marquee Theatre - Phoenix, AZ
06/27/09 Soma - San Diego, CA
06/28/09 The Grove - Anaheim, CA
06/29/09 House of Blues - Las Vegas, NV
06/30/09 House of Blues - Hollywood, CA
07/01/09 The Grand Ballroom - San Francisco, CA
07/02/09 Roseland Theater - Portland, OR
07/03/09 King Cat Theater - Seattle, WA
07/19/09 Irving Plaza – New York, NY

“Blood Oath” will be available in three exclusive formats to the North American territory, which include bonus materials. In addition to the standard retail version, there will be a mail-order addition available exclusively through the Nuclear Blast US web store, and a digital version through iTunes.

SUFFOCATION entered the studio on January 31 with Joe Cincotta (who worked on the band's last two releases) to begin recording "Blood Oath". The follow-up to 2006's self-titled record was mixed by Zack Ohren (ALL SHALL PERISH, DECREPIT BIRTH) and cover artwork was once again brought to life by Jon Zig (DEEDS OF FLESH, DISGORGE, GORGASM).

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1. weasel321 writes:

SWEET and coming to New Orleans! I'm there

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2. Jenny writes:

This is something I can definitely listen to while resting; it's good.

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3. That_One_Guy writes:

Great track, can't wait for this release.

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