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DYING FETUS Fan Rests In The Pit As Band Honors Him By Scattering Ashes at Concert

DYING FETUS Fan Rests In The Pit As Band Honors Him By Scattering Ashes at Concert
 
  
 
(Dying Fetus Vocalist/Guitarist John Gallagher with fan Nick’s ashes)
DYING FETUS are currently on the road headlining the “Metal Alliance Tour” with support from THE ACACIA STRAIN, JUNGLE ROT, BLACK CROWN INITIATE and rotating openers REAPING ASMEDEIA and NYLITHIA.
During their May 3rd Illinois stop of the tour, the band received what they considered a very interesting request.  One of their biggest fans recently passed away and as a final wish, he had asked that his ashes be scattered on stage during their show.  When the band ripped into Nick’s favorite song  “Homicidal Retribution”, the band honored his wish and did just that.
“We just scattered nicks ashes in the pit for his favorite song, homicidal retribution, may he RIP. Rest in the pit \m/”, commented the band on Twitter.
Prior to this tour that band was busy in the studio recording their latest release for Relapse Records. Once the “Metal Alliance Tour” concludes the band will finish the long anticipated eighth studio release. Album name and release date is TBA. After the album is complete they will embark on an extensive Europe run that will include headline and festival dates, all of which are listed below.
DYING FETUS‘ latest album, “Reign Supreme”, sold around 3,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 186 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD landed at position No. 5 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.
“Metal Alliance Tour”
May 05 – Winnipeg, MB – Park Theater
May 06 – Saskatoon, SK – Obriens
May 08 – Edmonton, AB – Shredmonton Festival
May 10 – Seattle, WA – Studio Seven
May 11 – Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theater
May 12 – Petaluma, CA – Pheonix Theater
May 13 – Pomona, CA – Glasshouse
May 14 – Hollywood, CA – Whisky A Go Go
May 15 – Phoenix, AZ – Joe’s Grotto
May 17 – Denver, CO – Marquis Theater
May 18 – Kansas City, MO – Riot Room
May 20 – Ft Worth, TX – Rail Club
May 21 – Austin, TX – Dirty Dog
May 23 – New Orleans, LA – Southport Hall
May 25 – Tampa, FL – Orpheum
May 26 – Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
May 27 – Knoxville, TN – The International
May 28 – Dayton, OH – Oddbody’s
May 29 – Greensboro, NC – Arizona Pete’s
 
DYING FETUS EUROPEAN SUMMER 2016
27.07.16 Slovenia Tolmin @ Metaldays  
28.07.16 Germany München @ Free & Easy Fest
29.07.16 Germany Aachen @ Musikbunker 
30.07.16 Holland Steenwijk @ Stonehenge Fest  
 
01.08.16 Russia Moscow @ Volta   
02.08.16 Russia St.Petersburg @ ClubZal   
     
04.08.16 Greece Athens @ Second Skin  
05.08.16 Greece Thessaloniki @ Eightball Club  
06.08.16 Germany Saarbrücken @ Garage 
07.08.16 France Saint-Maurice-de-Gourdans @ Sylak Fest  
08.08.16 Switzerland Zürich @ Dynamo  
09.08.16 Austria Salzburg @ Rockhouse   
10.08.16 Czech Rep Jaromer @ Brutal Assault   
11.08.16 Germany Rostock @ Alte Zuckerfabrik   
12.08.16 Germany Schlotheim @ Party San  
13.08.16 Germany Oberhausen @ Helvete  
14.08.16 Belgium Ieper @ Ieper Fest  
15.08.16 Germany Bremen @ Tower  
16.08.16 Denmark Copenhagen @ Beta, Days Of Summer   
17.08.16 Germany Berlin @ Lido
 
19.08.16 Germany Dinkelsbühl @ Summer Breeze  
20.08.16 France Paris @ Divan du monde  
21.08.16 France Saint Nolff @ Motocultog 
 
 
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