Montréal based melodic death metallers KATAKLYSM are set to unleash their new studio album,Meditations on June 1st, 2018 through Nuclear Blast Records.
Today sees the release of the first single from the new album, “Guillotine,” just in time for the launch of the album pre-orders!
Watch the video for “Guillotine” here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQheV94Vl5I
Singer Maurizio Iacono states:, “‘Guillotine‘ is a powerful track that holds some of KATAKLYSM‘s most important traits: fierce and fast riffing, melodic accents and groove laden power punches to the gut. We are focused and determined; dedicated to your worst enemy”
Pre-order Meditations digitally and receive an instant download for “Guillotine” or stream the song here: nblast.de/KataklysmMeditations
Meditations – Track Listing:
03. The Last Breath I’ll Take Is Yours
05. Born To Kill And Destined To Die
06. In Limbic Resonance
07. And Then I Saw Blood
08. What Doesn’t Break Doesn’t Heal
09. Bend The Arc, Cut The Cord
10. Achilles Heel
Produced by the band’s own guitarist J-F Dagenais and drummer Oli Beaudoin, the record was mixed by Jay Ruston (ANTHRAX, STONE SOUR a.o.). Mastering duties were handled by Paul Logus (PANTERA a.o.).
The artwork was created by Ocvlta Designs by Surtsey, who also crafted the artwork for KATAKLYSM‘s previous record, Of Ghosts And Gods.
Meditations marks the return to old work ethics. All four band members wrote and composed together under the same roof for the first time in over a decade and returned to the old days of songwriting efforts which saw the band’s classics such as Shadows & Dust, Serenity In Fire and In The Arms Of Devastation come to life.
01. – 03.06. CZ Pilsen – Metalfest Open Air
14. – 16.06. D Ferropolis – With Full Force
21./22.06. D St. Goarshausen – RockFels
23.06. F Clisson – Hellfest
06./07.07. RO Bucharest – Metalhead Meeting
20./21.07. D Bertingen – Rock unter den Eichen
15. – 18.08. D Dinkelsbühl – Summer Breeze