KATAKLYSM Take Home “Metal Artist of the Year” Award at 14th Annual SiriusXM Independent Music Awards

KATAKLYSM: "The American Way" A Classic Remade
KATAKLYSM: “The American Way” A Classic Remade

Montreal based death metal powerhouse KATAKLYSM, took home the award for “Metal Artist/Group or Duo of the Year” at this year’s installment of the SiriusXM Indie Awards. Some of the other artist nominated this year in that category included BLOOD CEREMONYGORGUTSKENmode, and VOIVOD. “We are very pleased for this great honor,” commented the band. “KATAKLYSMremains one of the hardest working bands on the planet and we won’t change who we are ever. The future looks bright and winning this award puts a big smile on our face. The fans have spoken;  thank you!”

KATAKLYSM recently released the music video for their rendition of the SACRED REICH classic “The American Way”, here. The clip was shot by director Tommy Jones (TESTAMENTDEATH ANGELEX DEO), during their recent North American tour with Belgian gore-grinders ABORTED. The track can be heard on the band’s latest album Waiting for the End to Come, which was released last October via Nuclear Blast records.

Waiting for the End to Come Digipak and LP Track Listing:

01. Fire

02. If I Was God – I’d Burn It All

03. Like Animals

04. Kill The Elite

05. Under Lawless Skies

06. Dead & Buried

07. The Darkest Days of Slumber

08. Real Blood – Real Scars

09. The Promise

10. Empire Of Dirt

11. Elevate


12. The American Way (SACRED REICH cover)


Waiting for the End to Come was recorded by guitarist Jean Francois Dagenais and mixed by Zeuss (SUFFOCATIONHATEBREED,ARSIS). The artwork by Eliran Kantor (TESTAMENTHATEBREED) is featured on the deluxe digipak and LP versions of their new album, while the cover art by Peter Sallai (SABATON) is featured on the standard jewel case and limited edition cassette tape versions.

More on Waiting for the End to Come:

“Elevate” music video youtu.be/g7Yw1jYMptI
“Fire” lyric video youtu.be/ayVOskyUYyk
Track-by-track part 1 youtu.be/XJLS2OXFDQA

Track-by-track part 2 youtu.be/kvd1qBQqYFA
Track-by-track part 3 youtu.be/5XmPxczBaJY
Artist profile part 1 youtu.be/PYUZayXVDEw
Artist profile part 2 youtu.be/hd80YUJ6bsU
Artist profile part 3 youtu.be/3A4ZRMyH6yo


Maurizio Iacono – Vocals
Jean-Francois Dagenais – Guitar
Stephane Barbe – Bass
Oli Beaudoin – Drums

For more information visit: www.facebook.com/kataklysm  |   www.nuclearblast.de/kataklysm



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