Tag Archives: Destruction

Destruction set summer release date for new album

Posted by on April 25, 2019

German thrash metal outfit Destruction will be releasing their 15th studio album on August 9th via Nuclear Blast. Born To Perish will feature new additions Randy Black on drums and second guitarist Damir Eskic. Randy Commented: “I’ve recorded quite a few thrash records over the years but never have I laid down drum tracks this intense, […]

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Destruction are now a four piece as band welcomes new guitarist

Posted by on February 28, 2019

Destruction have been a three piece for quite some time. However, today (28th) these German thrash titans have recruited Damir Eskic as their second guitarist who will work alongside with Mike. To celebrate their new line up, the group are working on a new album, which is scheduled to be released in August 2019 via Nuclear […]

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Destruction officially announces Randy Black as new drummer

Posted by on July 19, 2018

Destruction have announced Randy Black (Annihilator, Primal Fear) as their new drummer. Earlier this year. these German thrashers parted ways with Vaaver and now, the group have revealed “the cat is out of the bag” with his replacement. The band have been touring extensively and finally had the time to share an announcement as Black’s […]

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Jungle Rot premieres new song “Fearmonger” ft. Destruction’s Schmier

Posted by on June 8, 2018

Death metal giants Jungle Rot have announced their overall tenth studio album will be released on July 20th. Today (8th) they premiered “Fearmonger,” the first track taken from the upcoming self-titled record that features Destruction vocalist/bassist Schmier. Vocalist/guitarist Dave Matrise commented about the song: “We covered the Destruction classic ‘Invincible Force’ some years ago and […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/22: Sensing the presence of Evanescence

Posted by on November 22, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. I cannot hear Evanescence without thinking about Daredevil. I don’t mean the awesome newer Netflix series, I mean the 2003 film starring Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner, which heavily featured Evanescence’s two biggest hits […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/8: Told you once, told you thrice

Posted by on June 8, 2016

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Summer is more or less here, which means you can expect some seesawing of sales thanks to all those touring festivals. And while Mayhem won’t be one of them this year, that doesn’t […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/1: Got an issue? Here’s a tissue

Posted by on June 1, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. I had pretty much forgotten Issues existed even before the band’s top ten debut album dropped off the charts. You may recall that the band just kind of showed up seemingly out of nowhere […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/25: New misadventures on the charts

Posted by on May 25, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. If last week’s charts felt a bit scarce to you, fret not: we have twelve debuts this week. A handful of these are heavy hitters too, which is saying something considering how many other […]

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New & Noteworthy, May 13th – Own Your World

Posted by on May 13, 2016

I warned you all, so I hope you’re prepared. This week, we’re flooded with new music. We’re overwhelmed by it. And while that certainly isn’t a bad thing, it does mean you all have your work cut out for you in terms of required listening. No point in delaying – just dive in, and don’t […]

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Destruction frontman calls out ‘overrated American band’ for cancelling European tour

Posted by on November 20, 2015

We all know about Lamb of God’s decision to decision to cancel their European tour after security concerns that arose minutes before their scheduled show in Tilburg, The Netherlands this week. While many can argue that anything regarding the safety of the bands, attendees and everybody involved should always be the priority, others may see […]

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