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Napalm Death

Napalm Death are a British grindcore band formed in Meriden, West Midlands, England, in 1981. While none of its original members remain in the group since December 1986, the lineup of vocalist Mark “Barney” Greenway, bassist Shane Embury, guitarist Mitch Harris and drummer Danny Herrera has remained consistent of the band’s career since 1992’s Utopia Banished

Napalm Death are credited as pioneers of the grindcore genre by incorporating elements of crust punk and death metal, using a noise-filled sound that uses heavily distorted, down-tuned guitars, grinding overdrive bass, high speed tempo, blast beats, and vocals which consist of incomprehensible growls, or high-pitched shrieks, extremely short songs, fast tempos, and sociopolitical lyrics. The band’s debut album Scum, released in 1987 by Earache Records, proved substantially influential throughout the global metal community. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, their song “You Suffer” is the shortest song in the world, at only 1.316 seconds long.

Napalm Death have released fifteen studio albums and are listed by Nielsen SoundScan as the seventh best-selling death metal band in the United States

 

Old Empire and Tidal Concerts proudly present

Napalm Death

plus very special guests Brujeria and Power Trip

plus support (TBA)

Campaign For Musical Destruction Europe Tour 2017

Friday 12th May 2017 
Doors: 6:00 PM
Electric Ballroom | 184 Camden High Street, London, NW1 8QP, United Kingdom

Ticket price: £20.00

Age: 14+ (Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult)

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