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Nile Reveals New Album Title As "At The Gate of Sethu"

The reigning kings of technical, historically-themed brutality, Nile, are proud to announce they are touring Asia this April/May. This marks the band’s first time in these markets and the guys are extremely excited to be playing for their Asian metal brothers. “The whole idea of spreading NILE’s music into this part of the world has been a long time coming” commented the band. “We are extremely pleased to go to there and are looking forward to an amazing cultural exchange and experience.”

Nile is currently in the studio wrapping up the mix of the group's latest effort "At The Gate of Sethu" with producer Neil Kernon. The album is tentatively scheduled to be released the 2nd quarter of 2012.

Nile's upcoming tour dates are as follows:

Asian Invasion 2012
April 26 Diablo Open Air Singapore, Singapore
April 28 Hammersonic Jakarta International Metal Festival, Lapangan D, Jakarta INDONESIA
May 2 A.U.A. Auditorium, Bangkok, Thailand. (w/ HATE ETERNAL)
May 5 Summer Blaze Metal Festival, New Delhi INDIA
May 6 Nile live in Bangalore, E-Zone Club, Bangalore India

Prior to that NILE will be the main support to Detroit, Michigan's melodic death metal outfit THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER. Additional support on this package is to come from SKELETONWITCH and HOUR OF PENANCE. Those dates will kick off on March 24 in Grand Rapids, Michigan at The Intersection and wrap on April 20 in Worcester, Massachusetts at the New England Metal & Hardcore Festival.

The dates are as follows:
Mar. 22 – Pittsburgh, PA – Altar Bar** NILE only
Mar. 23 – Cleveland, OH – Peabody’s** NILE only

Mar. 24 - Grand Rapids, MI - The Intersection
Mar. 25 - Milwaukee, WI - Eagles Club
Mar. 26 - Minneapolis, MN - Station 4
Mar. 27 - Chicago, IL - Bottom Lounge
Mar. 28 – Lawrence, KS – Granada ** NILE only
Mar. 29 - Denver, CO - Marquis Theatre
Mar. 30 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Complex
Apr. 02 - Seattle, WA - El Corazon
Apr. 03 - Portland, OR - Hawthorne Theater
Apr. 04 - San Francisco, CA - Slims
Apr. 05 – West Hollywood, CA - House of Blues
Apr. 06 - Phoenix, AZ - Nile Theater
Apr. 07 - Albuquerque, NM - Sunshine Theater
Apr. 09 - Dallas, TX - Prophet Bar
Apr. 10 - San Antonio, TX - White Rabbit
Apr. 11 - Houston, TX - Warehouse Live
Apr. 13 - Atlanta, GA - Masquerade
Apr. 15 – Detroit, MI - Blondies ** NILE only
Apr. 17 - Baltimore, MD - Rams Head Live
Apr. 18 - Philadelphia, PA - Theater of the Living Arts
Apr. 19 - New York, NY - Irving Plaza
Apr. 20 - Worcester, MA - New England Metal & Hardcore Fest at The Palladium

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1. Cynic writes:

SUPPORTING TBDM? You defile the sacrelige of Nile! You mock Ra! You are doomed to stand and receive in
your faces the fire which serpent Khetti is about to
ppit at you!!

Also, I'm really looking forward to the new Nile.

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2. Brother B writes:

^ ha, nice.

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3. BrianMN writes:

LOL, Cynic...totally agree.
Talk about defiling the gates of Ishtar.
But it will introduce them to an even larger crowd so...congrats to them.
I'd rather see them open for Slayer or Metallica.
A Creeping Death duet would rule.
Looking forward to the new album.
Drummer is insanity incarnate.

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4. Nicholas writes:

hell yea Nile best death metal band out there right now hands down

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