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Decapitated To Support Gwar on Fall Tour Through The U.S.


Returning to the U.S. in support of their sixth studio album Blood Mantra (due out in North America on September 30th), Polish technical death metallers DECAPITATED are direct support to Earth’s only openly extraterrestrial rock band GWAR on the first leg of the “GWAR Eternal Tour 2014,” launching on October 15th in Norfolk, Virginia and ending in Seattle on November 12th.  Opening will be Texan trio American Sharks.

Decapitated guitarist & songwriter Wacek “Vogg” Kiełtyka shares the following:  “This tour with GWAR and American Sharks will be a great party for sure!!!  We will play songs from the new album Blood Mantra together with old classics. DO NOT MISS THIS!!!”


DecapTickets for “GWAR Eternal Tour 2014” go on sale this weekend.  Confirmed first-leg dates are: 


10/15/14  The Norva – Norfolk, VA
10/16/14  Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ
10/17/14  Sherman Theater – Stroudsburg, PA
10/18/14  The Palladium “Rock and Shock Festival” – Worcester, MA
10/19/14  The Town Ballroom – Buffalo, NY

10/21/14  Expo Five – Louisville, KY
10/22/14  New Daisy Theater – Memphis, TN
10/23/14  Gas Monkey Live – Dallas, TX
10/24/14  House of Blues New Orleans, LA
10/25/14  Emo’s “Housecore Horror Film Festival” – Austin, TX
10/26/14  Warehouse Live – Houston, TX
10/28/14  Diamond Ballroom – Oklahoma City, OK
10/29/14  Pop’s Nightclub – Sauget, IL
10/30/14  Granada Theater – Lawrence, KS
10/31/14  The Summit Music Hall – Denver, CO
11/01/14  Sunshine Theater – Albuquerque, NM
11/02/14  The Marquee – Tempe, AZ
11/03/14  The Observatory – Santa Ana, CA
11/04/14  Knitting Factory Concert House – Reno, NV
11/05/14  The Regency Ballroom – San Francisco, CA
11/06/14  House of Blues – Hollywood, CA
11/07/14  Hard Rock Live – Las Vegas, NV
11/08/14  The Great Salt Air – Magna, UT
11/10/14  Knitting Factory Concert House – Boise, ID
11/11/14  Roseland Theater – Portland, OR
11/12/14  Showbox SODO – Seattle, WA



The new Decapitated track “The Blasphemous Psalm To The Dummy God Creation” is available for streaming on Nuclear Blast’s YouTube channel


The digital single is available for purchase from the following outlets:


Nuclear Blast MP3 
Amazon MP3  
Google Play


Recorded under the direction of Wojtek and Slawek Wiesawski at Hertz Studio in Poland, Blood Mantra features the debut of new drummer Michal Lysejko.


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The track listing for the deluxe digi-pak version of Blood Mantra is:


01. Exiled In Flesh
02. The Blasphemous Psalm To The Dummy God Creation
03. Veins

04. Blood Mantra

05. Nest

06. Instinct

07. Blindness

08. Red Sun


09. Moth Effect

+ BONUS DVD: “2010 – 2014 Diary”


Pre-order the album in exclusive t-shirt bundle + poster, CD, and vinyl formats from the Blood Mantra Landing Page.



Decapitated has previously toured throughout North America with Meshuggah, Lamb Of God, and Decrepit Birth & Fleshgod Apocalypse.


Official Decapitated music videos for your viewing pleasure: