CANNIBAL CORPSE return to European stages in June! First European tour in support of new album ‘Torture’!

May 7th, 2012
by EvilG

CANNIBAL CORPSE – undisputed godfathers of Death Metal – return to Europe in June for their first European tour in support of their latest album Torture.

Comments bassist Alex Webster: “We are very excited to return to Europe for this tour, which is a combination of festival appearances and club dates. Let the Torture begin!”

CANNIBAL CORPSE
01/06/12 – UA – Kiev – Bingo Club
02/06/12 – RU – Moscow – Milk Club
03/06/12 – RU – St. Petersburg – Glav Club
05/06/12 – NO – Trondheim – Blaest
06/06/12 – NO – Drammen – Union Scene
07/06/12 – NO – Bergen – Hulen
08/06/12 – NO – Oslo – Betong
09/06/12 – SE – Sölvesborg – Sweden Rock Festival
10/06/12 – DE – Rostock – Alte Zuckerfabrik ****
12/06/12 – NL – Zwolle – Hedon ****
13/06/12 – NL – Leiden – LVC ****
15/06/12 – FR – Clisson – Hellfest
16/06/12 – ES – Bilbao – Rockstar **
17/06/12 – PT – Porto – Club Hard
18/06/12 – ES – Madrid – La Riviera **
19/06/12 – ES – Barcelona – Razzmatazz 2 *
20/06/12 – FR – St. Etienne – Le Fil *
21/06/12 – IT – Milan – Gods Of Metal Festival
22/06/12 – BE – Dessel – Graspop
23/06/12 – DE – Aschaffenburg – Colos-Saal ****
24/06/12 – DE – Augsburg – Kantine ****
26/06/12 – PL – Cracow – Club Studio *
27/06/12 – SK – Kosice – Colloseum ***
28/06/12 – HU – Budapest – Club 202 ***
29/06/12 – PL – Wroclaw – Alibi
30/06/12 – DE – Rojtzschjora – With Full Force Festival
01/07/12 – CZ – Spalene Porici – Basinfirefest
03/07/12 – DE – Nürnberg – Hirsch ****
04/07/12 – DE – Lindau – Club Vaudeville ****
05/07/12 – CH – Pratteln – Extremefest
06/07/12 – AT – Henndorf bei Salzburg – Extremefest
07/07/12 – DE – Hünxe – Extremefest
* with Children Of Bodom
** supporting Amon Amarth
*** with ABORTED
**** with ABORTED + LAY DOWN ROTTEN

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 in CANNIBAL 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, entertaining 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 copies 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.

CANNIBAL CORPSE:
Alex Webster – Bass
Paul Mazurkiewicz – Drums
Rob Barrett – Guitar
Patrick O’Brien – Guitar
George “Corpsegrinder” Fisher – 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 being hosted by prime horror portal, Bloody Disgusting. To peep Encased In Concrete, head over to THIS location.

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