Bassist Jeff Hughell and guitarist Steve Swanson of American death metal giants SIX FEET UNDER are pleased to announce their recent endorsement with Dean Markley strings!
Comments Hughell: “Dean Markley are the only strings that can handle my finger domination! I’ve been using Dean Markley strings for almost 20 years and they are the only strings that have the brightness to cut through especially in metal!”
Adds Swanson: “I would like to thank all at Dean Markley for representing us with strings, as they are awesome! I’m happy to be part of the Dean Markley family!”
In related news, SIX FEET UNDER recently added additional show to their upcoming European tour where the band will play some exclusive festival gigs as well as selected club shows.
SIX FEET UNDER Undead Euro Tour 2012:
8/05/2012 Alte Zuckerfabrik – Rostock, DE
8/06/2012 Progresja – Warschau, PL
8/08/2012 Posthalle – Würzburg, DE
8/09/2012 Baroeg – Rotterdam, NL
8/10/2012 Buze – Steenwijk, NL
8/11/2012 Brutal Assault Festival – Jaromer, CZ
8/12/2012 Postbahnhof – Berlin, DE ***
8/13/2012 Backstage – München, DE ***
8/14/2012 Galerie – Pratteln, CH ***
8/15/2012 Turock – Essen, DE ***
8/16/2012 Rock Temple – Kerkrade, NL ***
8/17/2012– Summer Breeze – Dinkelsbühl, DE
8/18/2012 Grünspan – Hamburg, DE ***
*** w/ Dew-Scented, Deadborn
SIX FEET UNDER will be touring in support of Undead, their latest platter of merciless extremity. Crowned “the best thing SFU have recorded since Maximum Violence,” by Decibel, “an album on which this new level of musicianship adds value without tarnishing SIX FEET UNDER‘s legacy of brutality,” by Outburn and simply a “kickass SIX FEET UNDER record,” by Revolver, Undead entered the Billboard Heatseekers Chart at #5 upon its first week of release! In addition, Undead landed at at #30 on the Billboard Top Independent Album Chart, #22 on the Billboard Top Hard Music Albums Chart, #14 Billboard Top Current Albums Chart and #183 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart.