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DISKORD joins the WITCHFEST 2016 Line up

Witchdoctor Productions would like to officially welcome DISKORD to the WITCHFEST 2016 line up. The band’s unique take on both old school death metal in the vein of Autopsy and Demilich and the jarring dissonance reminiscent of Gorguts and Atheist has earned them a place in the heart of many a death metal connoisseur.

“A marvelous ability to twist old-school tropes into exciting new shapes”

– Stereogum

As far from mainstream death metal as you could possibly get
– Scream Magazine

Old school razor-wire riffs […], wonderful, organic production aesthetics
– Terrorizer Magazine

DISKORD PRESS RELEASE 2015
The fall of 2014 saw DISKORD release the mini-LP OSCILLATIONS (Hellthrasher productions, Europe / Australopithecus Records, USA) to great critical acclaim from both national as well as international press. The band’s unique take on both old school death metal in the vein of Autopsy and Demilich and the jarring dissonance reminiscent of Gorguts and Atheist has earned them a place in the heart of many a death metal connoisseur.
With a new lineup for 2015, featuring forming members Hans Jørgen (vocals/drums) and Eyvind (bass/vocals) as well as latest recruit Dmitry (guitars/vocals), the band is ready to shred upon stages around the world.

Oscillations:
“The music itself is wild, insane, unpredictable and highly creative […] For those of you who love old-school extreme metal, yet yearn for something different from the norm; this could well be for you.” – Ave Noctum
“a jarring exercise in unorthodox death metal, uniting both the primitive and the complex into an inseparable mass, with bile and broken bones trailing in its wake.” – No Clean Singing
“a marvelous ability to twist old-school tropes into exciting new shapes” – Stereogum
“If you’re looking for something to get the frayed wires in your head operating again or just want to get you face smashed by something intelligent and thought provoking, this band can treat what ails you every damn time.” – Meat Mead Metal

Wonderfully avant-garde; utterly fantastic; remarkably unique – The Metal Advisor
As far from mainstream death metal as you could possibly get – Scream Magazine
Old school razor-wire riffs […], wonderful, organic production aesthetics – Terrorizer Magazine
Dystopics is a cluster fuck of Gorguts-meets-Atheist rhythms and aggression done in an old-school-meets-new-school manner – No Clean Singing

 

Doomscapes:
“This is a masterpiece and in time I suspect it to become an all time classic as well” (9/10) – The Streets webzine (Norway)
“Oh my twisted sister! This is one of the most original death metal albums I have listened to since 1990 I first discovered death metal! No, I am not joking at all! I find it hard to describe this fucking unique piece of death metal art!” – Black Blood zine #4 (Greece)
“The best death metal album of the year” (8.5/10) – Metal-Norge webzine (Norway)
“Norway’s uncrowned kings of death metal” (5.5/6) – Eternal Terror webzine (Norway)
“The best pure death metal album to come out of Norway in more than a decade” – Nocturnal Cult Webzine (UK)
“An enormous, solitary realization” (8.9/10) – Heavymetal.no (Norway)
“Norway’s toughest” (5/6) – Tønsbergs Blad (Norway)
“How outstanding and essential I found Diskord’s unorthodox and deranged pseudo-death metal” – Deadly Illness Zine #2 (Hungary)
“‘Doomscapes’ is a showcase of a band with power, creativity and attitude” (8/10) – Beat the Blizzard webzine (Norway)
“Very at ease whatever rhythms/tempos they play, be it doom parts à la Autopsy or blasting ones like Morbid Angel or putting a trapping break reminding of some ATHEIST tunes. Confusing but amazing stuff!” – Putrefactive Effect Zine #3 (France)
“They come up with some amazing riffs, sounding cool as hell” (5/6) – Monster Magazine (Norway)
“Death metal with surprises, great hooks and twisted riffs” (5/6) – Imhotep Magazine (Norway)
“Something new and creative that hopefully will give Norwegian death metal the credit it deserves” (5/6) – Musiq webzine (Norway)
“Avant-garde and technical death metal madness” – Assault Zine (Russia)
“Diskord dominate and surpass in the mix between death metal from the old school and the need not to stagnate in old formulas” (4/5) – Rockcore webzine (Spain)
“I won’t let the cat out of the bag, this is simply a CD that you must hear!!! Category: Highly recommended!!!” – Shrunken & Mummified zine #9 (Hungary)
Live. DISKORD have extensive live experience from a cartload of shows, and provide a fierce and competent live show. Some recent highlights include several appearances at the Inferno festival, Kill-Town in Denmark, Live Evil at the Camden Underworld, Hole in the Sky in Bergen, By:Larm here in Oslo, Szczecin Extreme Fest, gigs with Nasum, Possessed, etc.

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