Tuesday, October 25, 2011


Tampa, Florida thrashers DENIAL FIEND have announced an early winter 2011 U.S. tour with Florida death metal legends OBITUARY.

FROM DENIAL FIEND: Crossover thrash masters Denial Fiend have announced a string of dates with death metal legends Obituary. The tour will kick off on November 12th in Tampa, Florida. Dates are as follows:

11/12/2011 The Brass Mug - Tampa, FL
11/14/2011 Sirens - St. Augustine, FL
11/15/2011 C Level - Panama City, FL
11/17/2011 Championship Sports Bar & Grill - Trenton, NJ
11/18/2011 42nd Street Rock House - Greensburg (Pittsburgh), PA
11/19/2011 Santos Party House - New York, NY
11/20/2011 The Casbah/Tremont Music Hall - Charlotte, NC

Denial Fiend's Terry Butler (who will be pulling double duty on this tour as a stand-in bassist for Obituary) had this to say about the outing, "First off we would like to thank Obituary for asking us to be part of their "East Coast Possession Tour",Very cool indeed. We are very excited to finally playing some shows with the new line-up. Hope to see all you FIENDS at the shows crushing and tearing it up!!"

Denial Fiend's latest release, Horror Holocaust is currently on sale via the Ibex Moon Records Webstore. The album is also streaming in full at HailsAndHorns.com. Crank your speakers up and visit this location to hear this molten thrashterpiece for yourself.


Recorded at Mana Studios, the long awaited follow-up release to 2007's They Rise, Horror Holocaust, is scheduled for a US release date of August 2nd, 2011 on Ibex Moon Records.

The current line-up of the band features drummer Rob Rampy (DRI, The Spears), vocalist Blaine Cook (the Accused, The Fartz), bassist Terry Butler (Death, Six Feet Under, Massacre, Obituary) & guitarist Sam Williams (Down By Law, The Spears). Horror Holocaust also features guest appearances from Steve Swanson (Six Feet Under), Ralph Santolla (Deicide, Obituary) and James Murphy (Obituary, Testament).

Bassist Terry Butler comments on the album. "Horror Holocaust is quite simply one of the best records I've played on. It's an perfect mix of thrash, punk and death metal. The songs are aggressive, tight and heavy. I'm very proud of this one."

To celebrate the release of Horror Holocaust, Denial Fiend has teamed up with HorrorMerch.com, Plan 916 Guitars, Ibex Moon Records and the makers of Afterparty Massacre to give away a Sam Williams custom guitar featuring artwork from the album. Also available in the giveaway is an autographed copy of the Afterparty Massacre movie, CD soundtrack, 7 inch and also a weapon prop of your choice from the movie! Plus 10 runners up will be getting a copy of the new Denial Fiend - Horror Holocaust CD and a pack of CDs from Ibex Moon Records! Head over to www.HorrorMerch.com for details.
Thanks-Stay Metal, Stay Brutal-\m/ -l-