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FALLUJAH Sign to Nuclear Blast, Announce Tour Plans

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Nuclear Blast Entertainment is proud to announce the signing of progressive death metal masters, FALLUJAH! These San Francisco Bay Area natives caused quite a stir amongst the music world with the release of their latest album, The Flesh Prevails. It topped several “best of 2014” lists in not only the metal world, but in the progressive music community as well and won over scores of new fans with their fresh, emotive, and technically challenging music. As a result, FALLUJAH has paved the way for a new melodic and atmospheric perspective on death metal!

“We’re extremely excited to be part of a roster alongside not just great bands, but great people who are dedicated to the craft and enthusiastic about our vision of where we see FALLUJAH going,” comments the band. “FALLUJAH is all about pushing the envelope, taking risks, and keeping an open mind; with that mentality we felt Nuclear Blast was the most obvious and logical step for a band such as ours. With our team behind us, we can’t wait to see FALLUJAH grow.”

Since forming in 2007, FALLUJAH has displayed a rugged work ethic which has seen them invest in countless weeks on the road all over the world. The band will continue to bring the metal to the masses this winter, with a tour with THE CONTORTIONIST, which will be immediately followed by their very own headlining run. Confirmed dates are as follows:

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THE CONTORTIONIST, REVOCATION, FALLUJAH, TOOTHGRINDER
02/07/15              Indianapolis, IN – Emerson Theater

02/08/15              Joliet, IL – Mojoe’s

02/10/15              Nashville, TN – The End

02/11/15              Knoxville, TN – The Concourse
02/13/15              Jacksonville, FL – 1904 Music Hall

02/14/15              Tampa, FL – The Orpheum

02/15/15              Orlando, FL – Backbooth

02/17/15              Greensboro, NC – Greene Street Club

02/18/15              West Springfield, VA – Empire

02/19/15              Amityville, NY – Revolution Bar & Music

02/20/15              Hartford, CT – Webster Underground

02/21/15              Brighton, MA – Brighton Music Hall

02/22/15              Montreal, QC – Le Petit Campus

02/23/15              Quebec City, QC – Le Cercle

02/25/15              Ottawa, ON – Maverick’s

02/26/15              Toronto, ON – Tattoo Rock Parlor

02/27/15              Grand Rapids, MI – The Intersection

02/28/15              Newport, KY – Thompson House

FALLUJAH, ARCHSPIRE, LORNA SHORE, THE ZENITH PASSAGE
03/03/15              Denver, CO – Marquis Theater

03/04/15              Salt Lake City, UT – Loading Dock

03/05/15              Boise, ID – The Shredder

03/06/15              Spokane, WA – Northwest Pinnacle

03/07/15              Seattle, WA – El Corazon *early show*

03/08/15              Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theater *early show*

03/10/15              Sacramento, CA – Boardwalk

03/11/15              San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge

03/12/15              Hollywood, CA – The Whisky

03/14/15              Sanata Ana, CA – Malone’s

03/15/15              San Diego, CA – House of Blues

03/16/15              Phoenix, AZ – Joe’s Grotto

03/18/15              Austin, TX – Metal Sucks SXSW Showcase

03/20/15              Austin, TX – New England Hardcore & Metalfest SXSW Showcase

03/21/15              Mission, TX – Never Say Never

03/22/15              Fort Worth, TX – Quik Trip Park

FALLUJAH’s commitment to crafting forward thinking music, has helped them build their own diehard fanbase from the ground-up through several releases; 2009’s Leper Colony EP, 2011’s The Harvest Wombs LP, Nomadic EP in 2013, and most recently their critically acclaimed album The Flesh Prevails.

The Flesh Prevails was mixed, mastered and engineered by Zach Ohren (ANIMOSITY, SUFFOCATION, ALL SHALL PERISH) at Sharkbite Studios in Oakland CA over the course of a few months. It features guest appearances from Christian Muenzner (SPAWN OF POSSESSION, ex-OBSCURA, ex-NECROPHAGIST) and the voice of Roniit Alkayam. The cover artwork was a collaborative effort between Poland’s Tomasz Alen Kopera and the band’s vocalist, Alex Hofmann.

Check out the track “Sapphire” taken from The Flesh Prevails here.

FALLUJAH is:

Alex Hofmann – vocals

Rob Morey – bass

Andrew Baird – drums

Scott Carstairs – guitars

Brian James – guitars
Visit FALLUJAH online: www.facebook.com/fallujahofficial | https://twitter.com/fallujahbayarea

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