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Ulcerate Inks Deal With Relapse Records

Relapse Records has issued the following announcement about signing a deal with Ulcerate:

"Relapse Records is extremely proud to announce the signing of New Zealand progressive death metallers Ulcerate.

"Ulcerate (Paul Kelland: Bass/vocals, Michael Hoggard: Guitars, William Cleverdon: Guitars, and Jamie Saint Merat: Drums) formed in 2000 and has previously released three full-length albums. The band's latest album, The Destroyers of All, was released earlier this year and received international critical acclaim for its blend of ambitious songwriting and unorthodox extremity. Ulcerate will enter the studio next fall to begin recording their Relapse debut."

Ulcerate's Jamie Saint Merat commented on the signing and the band's upcoming tour dates: "Working with Relapse is a very logical next step for us, and we're really looking forward to the partnership. Their presence of quality releases regardless of genre, overarching aesthetic and attention to detail is something that we find very natural to align with, as well as being fans of the label's releases well before the band was even started. In terms of what's next for the Ulcerate, 2012 will be a big year for us - in February we're touring Europe for 23 dates with our good friends in Svart Crown, followed up by MDF X and accompanying side-shows in the US in May, New Zealand shows in December (2011) and January, and a tentative return to Australia mid-year. We'll also begin work on album number 4..."

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1. Kurt666 writes:

Great Band!!! You guys are awesome, new album is killer! cant wait for your NZ Shows

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2. metalmayhem writes:

dun dun duhhhh!!!! yeah all three albums they've released have been awesome but now they're on relapse....we'll see what happens.....

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3. NW_MetalHead writes:

Awesome band, good to hear they're moving to a big label

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