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KATAKLYSM Discuss Title Of New Album, Meditations

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"And then I saw blood ..."

Montréal based melodic death metallers KATAKLYSM are set to unleash their new studio album, Meditations on June 1st, 2018 through Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band released an album trailer where mastermind Maurizio Iacono discusses the title of the new album Meditations! Watch the trailer below:

Check out the lyric video of the first single "Guillotine" below:

Singer Maurizio Iacono states: "'Guillotine' is a powerful track that holds some of KATAKLYSM‘s most important traits: fierce and fast riffing, melodic accents and groove landed power punches to the gut, we are focused and determined, dedicated to you worst enemy” Pre-order Meditations digitally and receive an instant download for "Guillotine" or stream the song here: Meditations - Track Listing: 01. Guillotine 02. Outsider 03. The Last Breath I'll Take Is Yours 04. Narcissist 05. Born To Kill And Destined To Die 06. In Limbic Resonance 07. And Then I Saw Blood 08. What Doesn't Break Doesn't Heal 09. Bend The Arc, Cut The Cord 10. Achilles Heel Produced by the band's own guitarist J-F Dagenais and drummer Oli Beaudoin, the record was mixed by Jay Ruston (ANTHRAX, STONE SOUR a.o.). Mastering duties were handled by Paul Logus (PANTERA a.o.). The artwork was created by Ocvlta Designs by Surtsey, who also crafted the artwork for KATAKLYSM's previous record, Of Ghosts And Gods. The live DVD was filmed in Munich, Germany on the "A Moment in Time" tour on October 21, 2017. It features the performance of the bands 2 classic albums, Shadows & Dust and Serenity in Fire in their entirety. The concert was captured by several cameras and recorded live in front of a full house of fans from around the world. Mixed by the band’s guitarist, JF Dagenais, the feature also includes interviews with the band members about that very special tour and the new album Meditations. A gift to the fans as a bonus with the new album. KATAKLYSM live: 01. - 03.06. CZ Pilsen - Metalfest Open Air 14. - 16.06. D Ferropolis - With Full Force 21./22.06. D St. Goarshausen - RockFels 23.06. F Clisson - Hellfest 06./07.07. RO Bucharest - Metalhead Meeting 20./21.07. D Bertingen - Rock unter den Eichen 15. - 18.08. D Dinkelsbühl - Summer Breeze

Born in 1992 from the cold winds of Montréal, Québec, Canada comes one of the country's top extreme musical exports to date: KATAKLYSM. With a career spanning 25 years, KATAKLYSM is a leading force in the most brutal & powerful genre in heavy metal and has conquered territories such as Europe, North & South America, Australia, and Asia while recently becoming the first Canadian metal band to ever play South Africa. They've spent the last 25 years cementing their legacy in the extreme metal genre. 2016 marked a whirlwind of excitement as the band added a Juno Award to their collection as well as landing their highest Billboard charting. They are one of a handful of bands that have the title of "Longest Standing Artist" on the Nuclear Blast roster.

KATAKLYSM is: Maurizio Iacono | Vocals Jean-Francois Dagenais | Guitar Stephane Barbe | Bass Oli Beaudoin | Drums


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