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Morgoth live 2015: Mar 26: Bambi Galore – Hamburg (Germany) (*=Ungod album release shows with Deserted Fear and Incarceration)* Mar 27: Cassiopeia Dehuman Reign – Berlin (Germany) – (*=Ungod album release shows with Deserted Fear and Dehuman Reign)* Mar 28: Cafe Cairo – Würzburg (Germany) (*=Ungod album release shows with Deserted Fear and Deathronation) * Mar 29: AJZ Bahndamm – Wermelskirchen (Germany) – (*=Ungod album release shows with Deserted Fear and Kingdom Of Salvation)* Jun 13: Czech Death Fest – Cerveny Kostelec (Czech Republic) Jun 19: Copenhell Festival – Copenhagen (Denmark) Jun 20: Graspop Metal Meeting – Dessel (Belgium) Jun 21: Hellfest – Clisson (France) Jun 26-28: Protzen Open Air – Protzen (Germany) Jul 18: Black Frenzy Festival – Wadersloh/Diestedde (Germany) Jul 30-Aug 01: Wacken Open Air – Wacken (Germany) Aug 13-15: Summer Breeze Open Air – Dinkelsbühl (Germany)
Morgoth line-up: Karsten “Jagger” Jäger – Vocals Harry Busse – Lead & Rhythm Guitars Sebastian Swart – Rhythm Guitars Sotirios Kelekidis – Bass
Marc Reign – Drums
Morgoth discography: Resurrection Absurd EP (1989) Eternal Fall EP (1990) Cursed (1991) Odium (1993) Feel Sorry For The Fanatic (1996) 1987 – 1997 The Best Of Morgoth Compilation (2005) Cursed To Live (2012) God Is Evil Single (2014) Ungod (2015)
German death metallers Morgoth have parted ways with long time vocalist Marc Grewe and replaced him with Karsten “Jagger” Jager from Disbelief. He is currently handling all the vocals on their forthcoming album Ungod, as well as their upcoming live shows.
Stream the unmixed versions of the new record here.
Ungod will be released on March 30th in Europe and April 7th in North America via Century Media Records and will be celebrated with a string of very special release club shows in Germany with support by DESERTED FEAR, as well as local opening acts to be announced soon. See below for dates:
Dec 20: Metalowa Wigilia 2014- Warsaw (Poland) – Progresja www.facebook.com/events/1418606241756286/ / www.facebook.com/massivemusicofficial Jan 17: Break The Silence Festival – Dippoldiswalde / Dresden (Germany) www.breakthesilence.de / www.facebook.com/8reakthe5ilence Feb 20: Blastfest – Bergen (Norway) www.blastfest.no / www.facebook.com/blastfestival
MORGOTH + DESERTED FEAR & local supports / Ungod album release shows: Mar 26: Bambi Galore – Hamburg (Germany) Mar 27: Cassiopeia – Berlin (Germany) Mar 28: Cafe Cairo – Würzburg (Germany) Mar 29: AJZ Bahndamm – Wermelskirchen (Germany)