KATAKLYSM To Headline 'Hatefest 2011' European Tour

Canadian extreme metallers KATAKLYSM will headline the Hatefest 2011 European tour in December. Support on the trek will come from TRIPTYKON, MARDUK, MILKING THE GOATMACHINE and two more "special guests" who have not yet been announced.

The dates are as follows (subject to change):

Dec. 02 - Oberhausen, Germany @ Turbinenhalle - Metalfest Winter Edition
Dec. 03 - Giessen, Germany @ Hessenhalle - Metalfest Winter Edition
Dec. 04 - Paris, France @ Alhambra
Dec. 05 - Pratteln, Switzerland @ Z7
Dec. 06 - Innsbruck, Austria @ Hafen
Dec. 07 - Vienna, Austria @ Arena)
Dec. 08 - Zlin, Czech Republic @ Masters Of Rock Caf
Dec. 09 - Leipzig, Germany @ Hellraiser
Dec. 10 - Geiselwind, Germany @ Event Hall - X-Mas Metal Festival
Dec. 11 - Antwerp, Belgium @ Trix
Dec. 12 - Saarbrcken, Germany @ Garage
Dec. 13 - Hanover, Germany @ Musikzentrum
Dec. 14 - Hamburg, Germany @ Markthalle
Dec. 15 - Berlin, Germany @ C-Club
Dec. 16 - Munich, Germany @ Backstage
Dec. 17 - Eindhoven, The Netherlands @ Effenaar - Eindhoven Metal Meeting
Dec. 18 - Ludwigsburg, Germany @ Rockfabrik

KATAKLYSM is nearly done with its highly successful world tour that has taken the band to the four corners of the world. The "Heaven's Venom" mania will continue this summer with the band's appearance at the Wacken Open Air festival this August. The band will headline the Brutal Assault festival in Czech Republic, perform at Metal Mean in Belgium, and play at the 20th anniversary of the Summer Breeze Open Air in Germany to an already sold-out audience of 30,000 metal fans!

In other news, KATAKLYSM recorded the single "The Iron Will" last week in Montreal, Canada with guitarist/producer Jean-Francois Dagenais. It will be mixed this fall by Tue Madsen (THE HAUNTED, BEHEMOTH, MNEMIC) in Denmark and will be released with a video clip on iTunes one month before the release of the documentary DVD "The Iron Will: 20 Years Determined", which depicts the ups and downs of the band's long, turbulent career... one that made KATAKLYSM one of today's top names in extreme music.

"The Iron Will" DVD will be released in the spring of 2012 and will include this year's live performance from the Summer Breeze festival.

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