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Legion of the Damned – “Slaves of the Shadow Realm”

Posted by longhairedpoet on Friday, December 14, 2018 at 1:08 PM (PST)

Thrashy death metallers Legion of the Damned return next month with the follow up to 2014’s Ravenous PlagueSlaves of the Shadow Realm, due out January 4 via Napalm Records, not only should serve as the soundtrack for your next session of Yu-Gi-Oh, but is a testament to band determined to make blistering extreme metal music. Slaves of the Shadow Realm will be the band’s eighth album since changing their name from Occult to Legion of the Damned thirteen years ago. It will be the band’s thirteenth album overall.

Check out my full review of Slaves of the Shadow Realm here.

Legion of the Damned to release new album

Posted by longhairedpoet on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 4:25 PM (PST)


Netherland death thrashers Legion of the Damned are set to release a new album via Napalm Records.

The new album is called Ravenous Plague.

Ravenous Plague is the follow up to 2011’s Descent into Chaos.

Check release dates for Ravenous Plague here.

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LegionoftheDamnedLogoDutch thrash metal band Legion of the Damned are getting ready to enter the studio to begin recording their upcoming album Ravenous Plague. The album will be the bands sixth studio album and is being produced by Andy Clausen. Ravenous Plague is set for release this summer via Napalm Records.

You can read the official statement from Napalm Record’s Facebook here.

Ravenous Plague will be a follow up to the bands 2011 album Descent into Chaos which was released via Massacre Records.

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Cannibal Corpse and Behemoth announce co-headlining tour dates

Posted by KageDrummer on Tuesday, August 30, 2011 at 3:18 PM (PST)

Tampa based death metallers, Cannibal Corpse and Polish death metallers, Behemoth announce they will be doing a co-headlining  tour appropriately named, the Full Of Hate Tour. Also on the tour bill are Legion Of The Damned, Misery Index, and Suicidal Angels. To view the tour dates click here.

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Legion of the Damned ex-bassist Twan Fleuren commits suicide

Posted by Lucas Riot on Monday, May 23, 2011 at 4:07 PM (PST)

Legion of the Damned ex-bassist Twan FleurenDutch thrash outfit Legion of the Damned has reported the suicide of their ex-bassist Twan Fleuren.  The band has issued the following statement:

“After swallowing the departure of guitarist Richard Ebisch a few weeks ago, Legion of the damned got yet another sad news delivered to their camp: ex bassplayer and friend Twan Fleuren commited suicide.

Twan joined the band Occult in 1998 where he directly joined them on a tour with Morbid Angel, Amon Amarth and Gorgoroth in 1999, after the recording of Occult’s “Rage to revenge” in 2001 and 2 great tours with Dark Funeral in 2001 and Exodus, Nuclear Assault and Agent Steel in 2003, Twan Fleuren was also at the beginning of the succes of Legion of the damned and recorded with the band the legendary “Elegy for the weak” with Andy Classen in 2003 that was later re-released under the name “Feel the blade” in 2007, as well as the recording of “Malevolent rapture” in 2004, which was released in 2006, the album that brought Legion of the damned to a level where they are in right now…”

To read the full statement click here.

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Legion of the Damned announce new guitarist Twan van Geel

Posted by jessepac on Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 12:59 PM (PST)

Twan Van Geel PictureFounding Legion of the Damned member Richard Ebisch quit his band Legion of the Damned almost a month ago, but the band has wasted no time in picking a replacement: Flesh Made Sin’s Twan van Geel

Vocalist Maurice Swinkels commented on the band’s dilemma and final decision to choose their new axeman:

“After guitarist Richard Ebisch quit the band around three weeks ago, we have not been sitting still. The day after Richard’s departure, I already had in mind to call guitarist Twan van Geel. I’ve known him for more than 10 years already and I knew he would be the perfect replacement. I called Twan that evening to tell him the situation in Legion of the Damned and asked him if he would be interested in a meeting with Harold, Erik and me. It didn’t really took long before he called me back and said he would be looking forward to it.”

Said van Geel on his new gig with Legion of the Damned:

“Asking me to be their new guitar player struck me as a bomb, Legion of the Damned has become a band that no one can deny or go around it, of course. Therefore it didn’t really take me a long time before I decided to take the shot and meet the rest of the gang. Being able to play in Legion of the Damned is an offer I can’t refuse, being able to finally play with the big boys, so to speak!”

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