METAL BLADE has issued the following:
Just back home from a 5-week European tour in support of their new album Torture and on the jump again for another five weeks of touring through North America, CANNIBAL CORPSE have now confirmed their return to Europe for February 2013!
CANNIBAL CORPSE will be co-headlining with DEVILDRIVER with CANNIBAL CORPSE finishing all mainland European shows while DEVILDRIVER will finish the UK dates. Support acts will be announced shortly.
09/02/13 ˆ FI ˆ Oulu ˆ Teatrie Oulu
10/02/13 ˆ FI ˆ Tampere ˆ Pakkahuone
11/02/13 ˆ FI ˆ Helsinki ˆ Nosturi
13/02/13 ˆ SE ˆ Stockholm ˆ Göta Källare
14/02/13 ˆ SE ˆ Gothenburg ˆ Brewhouse
15/02/13 ˆ DK ˆ Copenhagen ˆ Amager bio
16/02/13 ˆ DK ˆ Aarhus ˆ Train
17/02/13 ˆ DE ˆ Hamburg ˆ Grünspan
19/02/13 ˆ NL ˆ Tilburg ˆ 013
20/02/13 ˆ DE ˆ Köln ˆ Essigfabrik
21/02/13 ˆ DE ˆ Karlsruhe ˆ Substage
22/02/13 ˆ DE ˆ Geiselwind ˆ Music Hall
23/02/13 ˆ BE ˆ Antwerp ˆ Trix
24/02/13 ˆ FR ˆ Paris ˆ Le Bataclan
26/02/13 ˆ IT ˆ Milan ˆ Alcatraz
27/02/13 ˆ CH ˆ Lausanne ˆ Les Docks
28/02/13 ˆ CH ˆ Zurich ˆ Komplex 457
01/03/13 ˆ DE ˆ Chemnitz – Südbahnhof
02/03/13 ˆ CZ ˆ Ostrava ˆ Garage Club
03/03/13 ˆ DE ˆ Berlin ˆ Columbia Club
05/03/13 ˆ DE ˆ München ˆ Backstage
06/03/13 ˆ DE ˆ Saarbrücken ˆ Garage
07/03/13 ˆ UK ˆ London ˆ The Forum
08/03/13 ˆ UK ˆ Nottingham ˆ Rock City
09/03/13 ˆ UK ˆ Manchester ˆ HMV Ritz
10/03/13 ˆ UK ˆ Glasgow – ABC
The latest studio album from American death metal icons, CANNIBAL CORPSE sold approximately 9,594 copies in the United States in its first week landing the band at #38 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart, making it the highest debut inCANNIBAL CORPSE history! Torture landed at #7 on the Billboard Top Independent Album Chart, #4 on the Billboard Top Hard Music Albums chart and #32 Billboard Top Current Albums Chart.
In Canada, Torture ranked in at #29 on the Top 200 Current chart, #2 on the Hard Music chart and #90 on the Digital Album chart.
The record also slayed all in its path overseas, entering the German and Austrian Top 100 charts at #40, the German MSH charts (Media Markt and Saturn stores) at #33, Switzerland’s Top 100 chart at #72, Sweden’s Top 100 chart at #37, and Denmark’s Top 100 chart at #84. The album also entered the national album charts in Finland at # 35 and the independent record store charts at # 7.
Torture sold 1,215 units in its first week in the UK and ranked an astounding #5 on the UK Metal chart, #18 on the UK Indie chart and #126 on the UK Top 200 chart. Torture pummeled Benelux and France as well entering their Top 200 charts at #157 and #129 respectively.
Produced by Hate Eternal’s Erik Rutan, Torture continues to reap critical accolades from critics and fans around the globe and is yet another testament to CANNIBAL CORPSE‘s permanent allegiance to shrewdly arranged, pile-driving death metal madness.
Alex Webster – Bass
Paul Mazurkiewicz – Drums
Rob Barrett – Guitar
Patrick O’Brien – Guitar
George “Corpsegrinder” Fisher ˆ Vocals
CANNIBAL CORPSE, are pleased to unveil the official new video for Encased In Concrete. The video was directed by David Brodsky of MyGoodEye (Black Dahlia Murder, Goatwhore, Municipal Waste, Suffocation etc.) and is available below.