Obsolescence Available October 27th on Relapse Records
“The riffs are nonstop infectious to the point of being addictive, the grooves are bitchin’ and demand the volume cranked and the car windows lowered…”
|ABYSYMAL DAWN are less than one week away from the release of their new album Obsolescence. That being said, the band has teamed up with Metal Sucks for an exclusive stream of Obsolescence beginning today. Visit the link HERE, to listen to Obsolescence in its entirety courtesy of Metal Sucks.
Obsolescence will be released October 27th in North America (UK/World October 27th and Germany/Benelux/Finland on October 24th) via Relapse Records. Obsolescence is available for pre-order from Relapse Records HERE and digitally via Bandcamp HERE. The album can be pre-ordered on iTunes HERE. The album will be released on CD/LP/Digital/Deluxe Digital formats. The CD and digital releases include a bonus cover of Dissection’s “Night’s Blood” and the digital deluxe version includes demo recordings of every song on the album. A Relapse.comexclusive vinyl color is also available and includes a full color album cover poster. The devastating, otherworldly artwork was created by Pär Oloffson. (The Faceless, Spawn of Possession).
Throughout the recording of Obsolescence, ABYSMAL DAWN shot a series of videos documenting the process. The first video in the series can be viewed HERE and the second episode can be seen HERE and the third video in the series can be viewed HERE.
A lyric video for the song “Laborem Morte Liberat Te” can be viewed HERE.
In support of Obsolescence,ABYSMAL DAWN are on the road with Deicide through October 28th in Dallas, TX.
ABYSMAL DAWN strikes the perfect balance between extreme songwriting and exceptional skill with an infectious blend of technical yet memorable riffs, throat shredding vocals, and crushing rhythms delivered with machine gun precision. With Obsolescence, ABYSMAL DAWN unleash a veritable beast of a record and the perfect example of what 21st century death metal should sound like. The album was produced by Mike Bear at Artisan Road and mixed and mastered by John Haddad (Intronaut, Exhumed, Phobia) at Trench Studios.
Obsolescence Track Listing:
1. Human Obsolescence
2. Perfecting Slavery (featuring Christian Muenzer)
4. Devouring the Essence of God (featuring Bobby Koelble)
5. One Percent Incomplete
6. Loathed in Life / Praised in Death
7. By My Demons
8. Laborem Morte Liberat Te
9. The Inevitable Return to Darkness
10. Night’s Blood (DISSECTION cover)
ABYSMAL DAWN w/ Deicide, Septicflesh, Inquisition, Carach Angren
10/21/14 Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven
10/22/14 Portland, OR @ Tonic Lounge
10/23/14 Oakland, CA @ Metro Opera House
10/24/14 Anaheim, CA @ O.C. Music Hall
10/25/14 Ramona, CA @ Ramona Mainstage
10/26/14 Phoenix, AZ @ Joe’s Grotto
10/28/14 Dallas, TX @ Rail Club
10/29/14 Austin, TX @ Dirty Dog Bar