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Massacre posterLegendary Florida death metal pioneers MASSACRE have returned with their first studio album effort in almost 20 years! Programmatically entitled Back From Beyond, the album will be released on March 24th in Europe and on April 1st in North America via Century Media Records. For a preview of Back From Beyond, the merciless song “As We Wait To Die” is now streaming via Decibel

MASSACRE’s bassist Terry Butler comments: “We believe ‘As We Wait To Die’ is the perfect song for our fans to hear first and it’s the opening track off ‘Back From Beyond’ as well. It gives them a taste of the brutality that awaits!!!”

Returning to the roots of MASSACRE’s early 90’s trademark sound, Back From Beyond was recorded and mixed by Tim Vazquez of CGM Studios, Florida, and features original MASSACRE members Rick Rozz (Guitars; ex-MANTAS/DEATH) and Terry Butler (Bass; OBITUARY, ex-DEATH/SIX FEET UNDER), as well as Ed Webb (Vocals; ex-DIABOLIC/EULOGY) and Mike Mazzonetto (Drums; ex-PAIN PRINCIPLE). Back From Beyond features cover artwork by Toshihiro Egawa (CRYPTOPSY, KRISIUN, DEVOURMENT, etc.) and will contain the following track-listing in its standard USA CD edition:

Massacre-Back From BeyondBack From Beyond USA special edition jewelcase track-listing
1. The Ancient Ones
2. As We Wait To Die
3. Ascension Of The Deceased
4. Hunter’s Blood
5. Darkness Fell
6. False Revelation
7. Succumb To Rapture
8. Remnants Of Hatred
9. Shield Of The Son
10. The Evil Within
11. Sands Of Time
12. Beast With Vengeance
13. Back From Beyond
14. Honor The Fallen

Bonus Tracks:

15. Corpsegrinder (DEATH cover)

16. Mutilation (DEATH cover)

MASSACRE just returned home from the successful 70,000 Tons Of Metal cruise, which went from Miami to Costa Maya, Mexico and back to Miami. Now, MASSACRE is announcing their return to European stages in order to promote Back From Beyond. See below for all upcoming dates.

MASSACRE live 2014

May 2, 2014 – Tilburg (The Netherlands) – Neurotic Deathfest /
May 3, 2014 -Powys (UK) – Rad Fest /
May 4, 2014 – Leeds (UK) – Kin Hell Fest /
May 5, 2014 – London (UK) – Barfly
May 6, 2014 – Oberhausen (Germany) – Resonanzwerk w/ LAY DOWN ROTTEN
May 7, 2014 – Aalen (Germany) – Rock It w/ LAY DOWN ROTTEN
May 8, 2014 – Hamburg (Germany) – Bambi Galore w/ LAY DOWN ROTTEN
May 9, 2014 – Dresden (Germany) – Scheune w/ LAY DOWN ROTTEN
May 10, 2014 – Siegen (Germany) – Vortex w/ LAY DOWN ROTTEN
May 11, 2014 – Brussels (Belgium) – Magasin 4 w/ PESTILENCE

MASSACRE line-up 2014:
Ed Webb – Vocals
Rick Rozz – Guitars
Terry Butler – Bass
Mikey Mazzonetto – Drums

From Beyond – 1991
Provoked Accurser 7″ – 1991
Inhuman Condition EP – 1992
Promise – 1996
Condemned To The Shadows 7″ – 2012
Back From Beyond – 2014

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