Hometown: Perugia, UMB, IT
Label: Nuclear Blast Records
Management: HARD IMPACT MANAGEMENT - Maurizio Iacono
Fleshgod Apocalypse was born in April 2007. After the release of “Promo ‘07” recorded and mixed at 16th Cellar Studio by the producer Stefano “Saul” Morabito the band signs to Neurotic Records. The two tracks contained in the promo are also included in the 4-way split “Da Vinci Death Code” distributed via Spew Rec. In early 2008 the band performs some live dates to spread his name in the Italian and European underground scene supporting bands like Behemoth, Origin, Dying Fetus, Hate Eternal, Suffocation, Napalm Death and many more. In May 2008 the band enters again 16th Cellar Studio to record its first full-length album, “Oracles”. In December 2008 the band decides to part ways with Neurotic Records and ink a deal with Willowtip Records that will release the debut “Oracles”. The album is distributed via Willowtip Records (US/WORLD) and Candlelight Records (EU). Right after the “Oracles” release in April 2009, the band started an intense live activity all over the Europe. Supporting God Dethroned in the Balkans tour, then Vader and Marduk in Funeral Nation tour and finally covering the UK and EIRE territories with the first Fleshgod Apocalypse headlining tour. In the mean while new songs have been written for a new opera: Mafia. The EP has been recorded, mixed and mastered at 16th Cellar Studio in January 2010 and released by Willowtip Records (WORLD). It’s a big step forward for the band in every way. Right after the end of the recording session the band embarks another European tour supporting Suffocation and an headlining Russian tour. After some Festivals and gigs in the summertime, Fleshgod fly overseas to join a US/Canada Tour named “Decibel Defiance Tour 2010” in October/November 2010 with Suffocation, The Faceless, Though The Eyes of The Dead and Decrepit Birth. Before the end of the year the band played other gigs in Europe. 2011 opens with the Bonecrusher Fest, a european tour with Dying Fetus, Keep of Kalessin, Carnifex, Annotations of An Autopsy and Angelus Apatrida. In May 2011 Fleshgod has signed a worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records. The Summer Slaughter Fest Tour will see FA hitting North America in summer 2011. The new album, called Agony, will be released via Nuclear Blast Records in Summer 2011 as well. In the plans to support it, before the end of the year, Fleshgod will take part of another EU tour and a South East Asia/Australia Tour and a South African Tour for April 2012. More to come soon.