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Cattle Decapitation, Carnifex, and the Faceless to co-headline 2019’s Summer Slaughter tour

Posted by on May 15, 2019

Last year, the Summer Slaughter tour went in a different direction by making it a little more progressive sounding. And now, for the first time-ever, the touring event will have three headliners on the bill for its run this summer. Headliners include Cattle Decapitation, Carnifex, and The Faceless. All three bands will perform a full […]

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Interview: Allegaeon reveal upcoming new album, “Apoptosis”, writing process and touring plans

Posted by on July 23, 2018

WMSC’s The Metal Teddy Bear Experience went on the road to Starland Ballroom for Summer Slaughter and caught up with Colorado science thrashers, Allegaeon. Vocalist Riley McShane and guitarist Greg Burgess shared fun times on Summer Slaughter and the bands they’ve been hanging with. The band also revealed the title of their upcoming fifth album, […]

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Summer Slaughter kicks off without The Faceless and Slaughter To Prevail

Posted by on July 27, 2017

If you’re headed to Reading, PA tonight for the first date of the Summer Slaughter tonight, you’re going to be seeing two less bands than expected, as neither The Faceless or Slaughter To Prevail will be at tonight’s show. Metal Sucks reports that a reader reached out to them informing them that both bands were […]

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2017’s Summer Slaughter lineup includes The Black Dahlia Murder, Dying Fetus, Rings of Saturn and more

Posted by on June 6, 2017

Clues for this year’s Summer Slaughter began early last month hinting that artists Dying Fetus, The Black Dahlia Murder, Oceano, Slaughter to Prevail, Rings of Saturn, Betraying the Martyrs, and Lorna Shore would be part of this year’s bill. Turns out, the rumors and our decoding were correct. It will also feature technical death metal […]

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Countdown to deathcore extinction, or just a slow death? Carnifex weighs in

Posted by on January 18, 2017

Remember the late nineties?  A time after grunge and post-grunge, when nu-metal bands were a dime a dozen? Many praised this subgenre that welcomed bands like Slipknot, KoRn, Disturbed, and loads more. It was an amazing time to be “nu,” despite wondering if the next metal genre would be called nu-nu or nuer. Eventually, this […]

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Photos: Summer Slaughter, Worcester MA, 7/30/2016

Posted by on August 4, 2016

Now in its tenth year, the Summer Slaughter Tour is the sole remaining touring music festival in North America devoted to the most extreme metal bands. This year’s lineup is no exception, headed by the brutal death metal heavyweights Cannibal Corpse, and boasting supporting acts Nile, After the Burial, Suffocation, Carnifex, Revocation, Krisiun, Slaughter to […]

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The Summer Slaughter Tour reveal dates for 2016 edition

Posted by on May 23, 2016

A few weeks ago, the news about this year’s Summer Slaughter tour started getting around after Nile’s frontman Dallas Toler-Wade revealed they would be part of the tour with Cannibal Corpse. Afterwards, GWAR leaked the bands confirmed for the trip, forcing the tour to officially announce the lineup before time, it’s time to get the dates for that […]

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GWAR leaks lineup to this year’s Summer Slaughter tour

Posted by on May 13, 2016

The lineup to this year’s Summer Slaughter tour was supposed to be announced via the Facebook page of American Satan, a film penned and directed by Sumerian Records founder Ash Avildsen. Well… GWAR may have jumped the gun. GWAR accidently beat American Satan to the punch by announcing this year’s lineup of Summer Slaughter (which […]

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Born of Osiris are getting stronger and more resilient

Posted by on September 10, 2015

Born of Osiris announced the release of their new album Soul Sphere on October 23rd through Sumerian Records, and the only taste we had was “Throw me in the Jungle” a few months ago and now, its time to get more of it. The band just revealed their new track “Resilience” and it sounds very consistent to what they have […]

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Summer Slaughter adds dates including GWAR-B-Q

Posted by on June 5, 2015

While you already know the Arch Enemy-headlined Summer Slaughter 2015 tour was starting at the end of next month,  the fest has added three new dates so you don’t have to worry about missing it this year.  The metal annihilation will now be stopping at Hamilton Ontario, Richmond Virginia and Los Angeles California.  The Richmond date […]

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