Dismember Split After 23 Years
2011-10-17 by CakeWithCream | 40 Comments

After 23 years of constant touring and album releases, Swedish death metal veterans Dismember have decided to split up. Bassist Tobias Cristiansson issues the following statement "After 23 years, Dismember have now decided to quit. We wish to thank all our fans for your support."

Dismember was founded by some ex-members of Carnage in 1988 and released their debut "Like An Ever Flowing Stream" in 1991. That album was praised by critics and is still heralded today as a milestone for the Swedish death metal scene. Dismember would then go on to release 7 more albums, including their most recent self-titled album released in 2008.

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zaruyache
October 18th 2011

5852 Comments


It took a long time for this to get approved for some reason.

Sucks, although they had a good run. Glad they could retire with pride.

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Hyperion1001
Staff Reviewer
October 18th 2011

18005 Comments


RIP

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Eclecticist
October 18th 2011

3863 Comments


RIP

bloc
October 18th 2011

34669 Comments


Great band.

But nice to see them go out on a relatively high note. It seems like every 90's death metal band is releasing an album these days that is just terrible.

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Carnifex
October 18th 2011

1918 Comments


rip man

FearThyEvil
October 18th 2011

12214 Comments


Long run, sad to see them go for fans who listen to them. I'll be honest and say I never listened to anything they done but I might have to check some of it out.

SinkToTheBeets
October 18th 2011

67 Comments


read this as "Dismemberment Plan split..."

pedro70512
October 18th 2011

2405 Comments


I guess this means I should listen to Every Flowing Stream now. Classy way to end a great career.

"It seems like every 90's death metal band is releasing an album these days that is just terrible." Fortunately, Immolation is still on their game

bloozclooz
October 18th 2011

1770 Comments


dammit

austin888
October 18th 2011

331 Comments


This sucks. I love these guys.

KILL
October 18th 2011

70543 Comments


rip so hard

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JizzInMyPants
October 18th 2011

2368 Comments


dang man, didn't see this coming at all, thought these dudes would be rocking with cannibal corpse well into their 70s

ASberg
October 18th 2011

2161 Comments


Probably the most consistantly great death metal band ever. Hope to see them go on to new and exciting projects.

Ovrot
October 18th 2011

10460 Comments


rip

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Crysis
Staff Reviewer
October 18th 2011

16242 Comments


RIP //////

taylormemer
October 18th 2011

4913 Comments


m/

taylormemer
October 18th 2011

4913 Comments


I ain't playing this game

m/

TheNotrap
October 18th 2011

7978 Comments


RIP









Wizard
October 18th 2011

19208 Comments


Fuck

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Voivod
Staff Reviewer
October 18th 2011

5909 Comments


I was a teenager and not into extreme metal when they reveled.

I have been listening to their stuff the last few years.

RIP.

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HenchmanOfSanta
October 18th 2011

1852 Comments


Would have loved to see them live. LaEFS is a stone cold classic.

FromDaHood
Contributing Reviewer
October 18th 2011

9033 Comments


So the band was dismembered?

ToMMyMiL116
October 18th 2011

1474 Comments


rip

Edwin
October 18th 2011

1399 Comments


Probably my favourite extreme metal band, rip.

MO
October 18th 2011

18222 Comments


rip

hard pos m/

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YetAnotherBrick
October 18th 2011

4384 Comments


R.I.P. m/

RedTravis713
October 18th 2011

17 Comments


R.I.P.

turnip90210
October 18th 2011

308 Comments


Good band. Their 2008 full length was the second death metal album I checked out and liked. Glad they went out on a high note, the 2006 release is pretty darn godly.

Grave, pick up the slack please, you've got even more expectations placed on you now.

endtell
October 18th 2011

57 Comments


R.I.P. one of the greatest old school death metal band.

WintersD
October 18th 2011

41 Comments


I liked the version of this articled that was titled "Dismember dismembers".

Ticondaroga
October 18th 2011

231 Comments


Lames

CakeWithCream
October 18th 2011

1021 Comments


if Grave and Immolation split up too, I don't know what I'm gonna do

RosaParks
October 18th 2011

14592 Comments


sad day for dm rip

Hawks
October 18th 2011

34344 Comments


Yeah this sucks ass.

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sifFlammable
October 18th 2011

2741 Comments


dis-membered

Carnifex
October 19th 2011

1918 Comments


im still in shock, fuck

Motiv3
October 19th 2011

8906 Comments


this sucks pretty hard. RIP.

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DallyLama
October 19th 2011

1064 Comments


Dismember have Dismembered
ba-doom-tssh!!!

IAmHollywood
October 19th 2011

1443 Comments


Dismember Split


lol word choice

FenixZero
October 21st 2011

382 Comments


God dammit.



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