Italian orchestral-death metal giants FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE were recently forced to postpone their North American tour due to travel restrictions implemented in response to the spread of COVID-19, “Coronavirus.” What was to be one of metal’s most anticipated spring tours, where the band was to be accompanied at shows by a classical string quartet for the first time ever, will now take place at a later date to be announced as plans are confirmed.
To bring the live experience to fans worldwide, the band will partake in a live streaming event labeled “The QuaranStream” on Saturday, March 28th, 2020.
THE SCHEDULE IS AS FOLLOWS:
9am PT / 12 pm ET / 5pm CET
Fans can tune in to the Nuclear Blast Twitch and Nuclear Blast YouTube channels to watch a rebroadcast of the special show “An Evening In Perugia,” originally performed on September 22nd, 2018 at Afterlife Club in the band’s hometown of Perugia, Italy with a classical string quintet.
Make sure to click on 🔔SET REMINDER on the lower left side of the YouTube video.
11:15am PT / 2:15pm ET / 7:15pm CET
Tune in to the Nuclear Blast Twitch channel to listen to the albums Veleno, King, Labyrinth and Agony.
FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE checks in with the following message:
“These are tough times for all touring bands so, if you want to support and give us a contribution, please have a look at the band’s official merch store.
The band just released a brand new t-shirt design, “The Italian Strings,” donated by the amazing Travis Smith (Katatonia, Opeth) and REALPIMP. The design is exclusively available here.
Thanks so much everyone for the huge support we’ve been receiving these days.”
Top artist photo by Dave Tavanti
Press release courtesy of Secret Service PR / Nuclear Blast Records