Polish excessive metallers DECAPITATED have simply launched their eighth studio album, “Most cancers Tradition”. It is probably the most versatile album the band has launched to this point, stunning followers with components they’ve by no means used earlier than, reminiscent of visitor appearances on vocals.
Once more, Jarek Szubrycht (“Carnival Is Endlessly”) has written superb lyrics in regards to the disproportion between the desires, ambitions, and aspirations of humanity. The main engineer of the album was Tomasz Zed Zalewski (“Anticult”). David Castillo was answerable for mixing the album and Ted Jensen for the ultimate contact for mastering. The quilt paintings comes from Fabio Timpanaro, an Italian artist whose artwork completely describes what the band needed to inform by way of visible artwork.
DECAPITATED guitarist Wacław “Vogg” Kiełtyka commented: “‘Most cancers Tradition’ is out at this time!!! We have been ready for this particular second for a really very long time.
“It looks like ages, 5 years since our newest launch ‘Anticult’, sixteen months of engaged on the ‘Most cancers Tradition’ album and ready virtually a 12 months to have the ability to share it with you lastly.
“You may count on to listen to numerous tracks, excellent manufacturing, unbelievable paintings, and naturally, as at all times, one thing you haven’t prone to hear on the DECAPITATED album earlier than.
“To have a good time this present day, we determined to launch a video for ‘Iconoclast’. For this event, we returned to the studio the place all had began, the place we recorded drums for the album, to really feel an unimaginable power and funky vibes once more, whereas making the video.
“As you in all probability know, we’ve got an distinctive visitor, the steel legend and good friend of ours, one and solely Robb Flynn [MACHINE HEAD]. His a part of the observe turned one in every of my favourite elements of this album.
“It is an enormous honor to have Robb on this venture, and I hope you’ll dig a tune. It is a totally different tune, not blasting insanity as many of the songs on this file however nonetheless highly effective, quick, and crushing.
“We’re supplying you with at this time the ‘Most cancers Tradition’. DECAPITATED is again, sturdy and alive! From ache to energy!”
Flynn feedback on the collaboration: “When Vogg requested me to sing on this DECAPITATED observe, I used to be honored to jam with pioneers and such insane musicians. When he despatched the observe, I used to be blown away at this unimaginable melodic part within the center. When he advised me the tune was referred to as ‘Iconoclast’, I knew precisely what wanted to be mentioned. An iconoclast is ‘a destroyer of photos utilized in non secular worship.’ This tune needed to deal with the hateful, rising fascist evangelical motion rising around the globe. The merciless males who want to cover their cruelty underneath a cloak of religion and zealotry.”
Fashioned in 1996, DECAPITATED constructed a repute through the years as one of many worldwide leaders of the “tech demise” style. Over its 26-year profession, DECAPITATED has launched eight studio albums, a few of that are thought of to be a number of the most influential demise steel releases of the twenty first century.
Since 2019, Kiełtyka has been caring for second-guitar duties in MACHINE HEAD following the departure of Phil Demmel.
Wacław “Vogg” Kiełtyka – guitars
Rafał “Rasta” Piotrowski – vocals
James Stewart – drums
Paweł Pasek – bass (reside)