Black Cannibal Corpse Engage
2013-04-07 by Trey Spencer STAFF | 56 Comments
Killswitch Engage guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz has confirmed to Decibel Magazine that there is a project in work that features The Black Dahlia Murder drummer Shannon Lucas and Cannibal Corpse vocalist George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher:

"It was supposed to be a big hush-hush, but I think people are starting to catch wind of it," Adam said.

"When [Killswitch Engage] toured with Cannibal Corpse and Black Dahlia on the [Rockstar Energy Drink] Mayhem [Festival], I was just hanging out with George one night, and I was like, 'Dude, if I wrote you a bunch of songs to sing over, would you do it?' And he was like, 'Fuck yeah, man!' So, I've written about eight songs. I've played them for George and Shannon, and they're both down. So, we're just looking for a time get into the studio."

Asked if this was material he had sitting around that he thought George would be good for, or if these were songs that were written specifically for George to sing, Adam said: "They were written specifically for him. He's one of my favorite singers of all time, and I thought there wouldn't be any harm in at least asking him. Once he said yes, it was like, 'Alright — let's go!'"

Regarding the musical direction of the new project, Adam said: "It's not straight death metal — there's some melodic elements in there — but it's much faster and more aggressive than KILLSWITCH is. And the drums are blazing, so Shannon is probably one of the only guys on the face of the earth who could pull this off."


http://www.blabbermouth.net/news.aspx?mode=Article&newsitemID=188432
Tagged: Killswitch Engage

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DamnVanne
April 6th 2013
1781 Comments


cool.

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Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
April 6th 2013
50412 Comments


False metal fans unite

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fireandblood
April 6th 2013
198 Comments


False as fuck.

ImmortalPaper
April 6th 2013
110 Comments


corpsegrinder and lucas i can deal with, but the fact that adam d wrote it all instantly turns me off to it

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XingKing
April 6th 2013
10612 Comments


I thought this was going to say Cannibal Corpse got a new vocalist and he was black

Scum
April 6th 2013
379 Comments


will suck

tempest--
April 6th 2013
13510 Comments


Yeah I thought this was going to be a cover band or something where all the members were African American.

Will check it because I love Shannan Lucas and Corpsegrinder is a cool guy.

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TrstN01
April 6th 2013
800 Comments


Has potential but will most likely suck.

TheFifthEye
April 6th 2013
122 Comments


My inner 13 year old would be cheering, too bad he died when I turned 14.

bloc
April 6th 2013
34854 Comments


Alternate article title: African-American Man Eating Cadaver Immerse

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FearThyEvil
April 6th 2013
12547 Comments


This could be cool. Emphasis on could

DallyLama
April 6th 2013
1073 Comments


worst headline ever

heyadam
April 6th 2013
1711 Comments


"corpsegrinder and lucas i can deal with, but the fact that adam d wrote it all instantly turns me off to it"

Adam D is a great songwriter. Will be fun to check out for sure

Relinquished
April 6th 2013
25060 Comments


i thought cannibal corpse would go black metal for an album but this was worse than I thought

demigod!
April 6th 2013
44464 Comments


oh wow this will be bad

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Durrzo
April 6th 2013
1105 Comments


I'll check it out because Shannon is a beast of a drummer when he wants to be, the rest I'm not sure about. I do usually like Adam D's material, but I am in not even close to a CC fan.

MichaelSnoxall
April 6th 2013
12163 Comments


The only thing that turned me off about this was "And the drums are blazing, so Shannon is probably one of the only guys on the face of the earth who could pull this off."

UGH

Sauce
April 6th 2013
693 Comments


it's weird to me that a member of some other band came out and spilled the beans.

zaruyache
April 6th 2013
6489 Comments


The guy that spilled the beans is also in the group.

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sixdegrees
April 6th 2013
17113 Comments


would listen if it was actually called Black Cannibal Corpse Engage

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Sauce
April 7th 2013
693 Comments


black dahlia is gonna be on warped. might actually go then.

Ignimbrite
April 7th 2013
5345 Comments


thought this would be about a black dude

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SlMBOLlC
April 7th 2013
5191 Comments


Well Shannon and corpse are true. Adam may be false bit we'll see I guess

Mabbitt
April 7th 2013
1366 Comments


This should be interesting. Not really a fan of Killswitch but Adam D seems like a cool dude

atokad432
April 7th 2013
105 Comments


he said he was working with the 2 at least 2 years ago, also

MichaelSnoxall
April 7th 2013
12163 Comments


lol Adam is more trve than TBDM will ever be.

demigod!
April 7th 2013
44464 Comments


trve fax

AdolfChrist
April 7th 2013
1763 Comments


sounds like it will suck.

PunchforPunch
April 7th 2013
6280 Comments


Engage the Black Corpse

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wanderlust
April 7th 2013
305 Comments


This will probably be fun as fuck tehehe. I don't get the hate for Adam D tho.

Wizard
April 7th 2013
19410 Comments


False metal fans unite

Besides George, I agree. Sounds like shit, especially considering the last Killswitch and BDM albums were abysmal piles of poo.

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Tyrael
April 7th 2013
20879 Comments


I love false metal and I disapprove nonetheless

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BigPleb
April 7th 2013
36705 Comments


Will be weird.

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SpiritCrusher2
April 7th 2013
3052 Comments


http://4.bp.blogspot.com/--bY-WF76gmE/UEtWwxlxq3I/AAAAAAAACqE/7eUOV1-T-DM/s1600/there-it-goes.gif

kingsoby1
Emeritus
April 7th 2013
4950 Comments


the drums are so crazy naturally only the drummer of the black dahlia murder could pull it off!

BigPleb
April 7th 2013
36705 Comments


Classic Adam D.

apert
April 7th 2013
3032 Comments


Last BDM album was their best and how are they false

ibringyoufire
April 7th 2013
358 Comments


Hmm. We'll see how this goes.

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Shuyin
April 7th 2013
11648 Comments


what a gigantic pile of bullfuck..

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dylanjones42
April 7th 2013
180 Comments


Adam D is a fucking douche.

SputsMacKenzie
April 7th 2013
15 Comments


I thought that the former vocalist for Killswitch (who is black) would now be the vocalist for CC, hence "Black Cannibal Corpse Engage"

PumpBoffBag
April 7th 2013
327 Comments


yeah, that's a pretty misleading article title. This doesn't interest me that much though. I respect adam d as a producer and such but I couldn't care less about Fisher or Lucas, so I'll probs give this a miss

Curse.
Contributing Reviewer
April 7th 2013
7996 Comments


Shannon Lucas is a fantastic drummer, I don't know why people are slagging him

MoonBoots432
April 7th 2013
30 Comments


Why do people feel the need to say "African-American" in place of "black", as if all black people are African-American? Makes no sense.

Progger6009
April 7th 2013
1099 Comments


Yeah for all their respective genres they are some of the best out there. I mean Adam went to Berkley (knows his shit way more than any asshole here), Shannon did play fast Death metal in TBDM, and George is in CC need you even justify that.

Immortallix
April 7th 2013
53 Comments


Adam must not know many drummers.

ShadowRemains
April 7th 2013
20767 Comments


Shannon Lucas is a fantastic drummer, I don't know why people are slagging him


yeah he's a good drummer, but he's not the only one who could pull this off by a longshot

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ColonelWang
April 7th 2013
31 Comments


Think Kollias would be able to pull it off too...just a hunch.

abrfest
April 7th 2013
32 Comments


lee stanton from thy art is murder is a nasty drummer


Makemebad35
April 7th 2013
752 Comments


could be cool? interesting....

savagecabbage
April 8th 2013
2105 Comments


idgaf i'm goin to listen to this and i'll probably like it too. Suck a sack

Acrosstheshield13
April 8th 2013
791 Comments


this will be hilarious.

slipnslide
April 8th 2013
2640 Comments


5/5 best new Black Cannibal Corpse Engage

J0ckstrapsFTW
April 8th 2013
3652 Comments


Will either rule or be comical

VisceralUproar
April 9th 2013
161 Comments


Not sure if gusta. I'm curious.

Impervious
April 9th 2013
387 Comments


Terrible article title



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