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"Omega Wave", the much-anticipated new album from reactivated San Francisco Bay Area thrashers FORBIDDEN, will be released in Europe on October 22 and in North America on October 26 via Nuclear Blast Records. It was recorded at Sonic Room/Audio Voyage Studios in Livermore, California, produced by FORBIDDEN guitarist/songwriter Craig Locicero with Tim Narducci, and mixed by Sean Beavan (SLAYER, MARILYN MANSON, NINE INCH NAILS).
Check out Matt Camacho's demolishing bass tone, thanks to his Tremor basses.
CARCASS frontman and new Fernandes artist, Jeff Walker will be playing his soon-to-be-released Fernandes death/grind bass at upcoming BRUJERIA shows, where he is better known as El Cynico. Next show will take place October 13th at the House Of Blues in West Hollywood, CA, with special guests Repulsion and Sangre.
Standby for updates on Jeff's new bass and keep an eye for new tour dates and news at CARCASS and BRUJERIA official websites:
Another treat from the Suicidal Records stable, "No Mercy Fool!/The Suicidal Family", features re-recorded tracks from SUICIDAL TENDENCIES
' second album, "Join The Army", as well as tunes from the second full-length from NO MERCY, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES
' guitarist Mike Clark
's speed metal band (which found SUICIDAL TENDENCIES
vocalist Mike Muir on vocals) from 1986.
Since its beginnings in Venice, California in the early '80s, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES
has led the charge in the skate punk/thrash metal movement, consequently influencing an entire generation of bands along the way. Now, over two decades later, the time is right to unleash these lost gems, re-recorded and released for fans old and new to enjoy for the very first time. Also included is a new version of the classic SUICIDAL TENDENCIES
track "Possessed To Skate". A video for the song is also in the works.
"No Mercy Fool!/The Suicidal Family" will be released via Suicidal Records on September 7.
"No Mercy Fool!/The Suicidal Family" track listing
01. Suicidal Maniac
02. Possessed To Skate
03. The Prisoner
04. I Feel Your Pain...And I Survive
05. Join The ST Army
06. No Name, No Words
07. Born To Be Cyco
08. Come Alive
09. Something Inside Me
10. No Mercy Fool!
11. We're F'n Evil
12. Crazy But Proud
13. I'm Your Nightmare
14. Widespread Bloodshed...Love Runs Red
Fernandes Guitars proudly announces the addition of a legendary artist to our family roster: Jeff Walker of CARCASS.
Jeff has been playing during the band's last run of European Festivals a new Signature Custom Bass model, which was designed by the man himself and developed at the Fernandes custom shop in Hollywood, CA. The band's festival run included a headlining spot in the Neurotic Fest in the UK, Vagos Open Air in Portugal, Hellfest in France and a premier spot at the Graspop Metal Meeting in Blegium, where the mighty CARCASS played alongside Aerosmith, Kiss, Slayer, Paradise Lost, Immortal, Soulfly, Slash, Saxon, Hatebreed and Killswitch Engage.
CARCASS has been successfully active since their acclaimed reunion in 2008, playing to what some has been "Wacken's best show ever", two headlining tours trough North America and a string of sold-out shows thru Latin America, Japan, Australia and New Zeland. The band was formed in 1985 by Jeff Walker, Bill Steer and Ken Owen, and would later be joined by Swedish Maestro Michael Amott (Carnage, Spiritual Beggars, Arch Enemy). They are to this day widely regarded as pioneers, developers and innovators of the Grindcore genre. Their legacy started with the recording of seminal grind-gore classics "Reek of Putrefaction" and "Symphonies of Sickness" . Achieving legendary status a few years later by releasing the masterpiece "Necroticism: Descanting the Insalubrious", and their career's breakthrough "Heartwork", that included the amazing commissioned artwork of cult artist H.R. Giger and top-notch production courtesy of Colin Richardson (Machine Head, Fear Factory).
Praised nowadays as one of the most influential bands in extreme music, cited by thousands of bands as an influence in their playing, sound, image, music and lyrical concept, CARCASS was, is, and will be, the undisputed Gods of Grind.
The grind/death bass will be officially presented to the public at the 2011 Winter NAMM Show.
Brit masters of disaster NEMHAIN have just announced their UK/Germany "Natural Born Sinners Tour" that will kick off Septeber 8th in London!
Catch Lakis, Sam and Lisa playing Ravelle axes live!
Check out Bullet Tooth (formerly Trustkill) artist MEMPHIS MAY FIRE's new video on myspace, where Kellen can be seen punding his Monterey Deluxe in Black Satin. Catch them on tour across the UK and Europe this fall.
OZZY's new album "Scream", features the Sustainer once again, just like in the previous release "Black Rain". Producer Kevin Churko stated "Once again, the Fernandes Sustainer came through big time on the Scream. It's all over the record, sometimes sounding like strings, sometimes a keyboard and sometimes just plain old guitar."
Miguel Contreras from Bogota, Colombia, was the winner of the Ravelle Bass signed by the members of SAMAEL, after headlining the prestigous Rock Al Parque Festival last June. Miguel declares himself as a great admirer of SAMAEL's work and has collected all their albums, as well as many merch items, such as pins, patches, muggs, cup holders, hats, bags, clocks, jackets and t-shirts.
The kings of true American Black Metal, INQUISITION, will be releasing their new offering "Ominous Doctrines of the Perpetual Mystical Macrocosm" on late September, via No Colours Records in Europe, Hell's Headbangers in the USA and Icarus Records in Latin America. The band will be promoting the new release with a world tour, staring in Europe on September 10th.
Check out Dagon's Signature sound thanks to his Ravelle Deluxe Tremolo guitars. Visit INQUISITION's myspace for tour dates and updates: