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OMNIUM GATHERUM Reveals New EP Slasher

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 @ 11:07 AM


Out June 2nd; Title Track Video Launched

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Photo credit: Terhi Ylimäinen

On June 2nd, OMNIUM GATHERUM will release their new EP, Slasher, via Century Media Records. For a first preview of Slasher, the title track video (produced by Coldstore Productions) can be viewed on KNAC.COM HERE.

Jukka Pelkonen (vocals) comments: "A powerful fast song with a message like a plea to oneself! The darkness within can be an ally or an enemy. You are both the hunter and the hunted! Slasher is also the title of our upcoming EP. This bad boy delivers two more OG songs and a furious cover. For now, check out the rippings of "Slasher"!"

Markus Vanhala (guitars and clean vocals) adds: "Hello from OG HQ! We'll serve you a snack in between album cycles - it's called Slasher, it's an EP and it rocks! This release is a two-sided coin: A-side is presenting our new guitar hero and team player on the other side of the Atlantic, Mr. Nick Cordle (who joined the band right after our Origin release); B-side is presenting two older songs which were recorded already during the Origin sessions and aimed to release as digi-singles (but here they are on vinyl and CD too now finally). Enjoy!"

Pre-order Slasher now at: https://omnium-gatherum.lnk.to/Slasher-EPID - where the EP is available in the following versions:

  • Ltd. CD digipak
  • Black vinyl
  • Digital EP
Mixed by Jens Bogren and mastered by Tony Lindgren at Fascination Street Studios, Slasher is modern melodic death metal of the highest caliber. This 4-track EP includes a cover version of the 80s classic "Maniac", plus the first studio recordings with new guitarist, Nick Cordle. After 25+ years, OMNIUM GATHERUM proves once again that they're still leading the pack!

Slasher track-listing:

  • "Slasher"
  • "Maniac" (Cover Version)
  • "Sacred"
  • "Lovelorn"
EP artwork by: Olli-Pekka Lappalainen

  • " just kicked off their North American tour with ELUVEITIE and SEVEN SPIRES; European fans can also catch the band at some of the biggest festivals this summer, before they join PARADISE LOST on the road across Europe in the fall. See below for all dates!

    ELUVEITIE tour dates
    w/ OMNIUM GATHERUM, SEVEN SPIRES

    • Mar. 8, 2023 - Ottawa, ON - Brass Monkey
    • Mar. 9, 2023 - Toronto, ON - Opera House
    • Mar. 10, 2023 - Detroit, MI - Majestic Theater
    • Mar. 11, 2023 - Joliet, IL - The Forge
    • Mar. 12, 2023 - Minneapolis, MN - Cabooze
    • Mar. 13, 2023 - Lincoln, NE - 1867 Bar (Omnium Gatherum headlining show)
    • Mar. 14, 2023 - Denver, CO - Ogden Theatre
    • Mar. 15, 2023 - Sale Lake City, UT - The Depot
    • Mar. 17, 2023 - Vancouver, BC - The Cobalt (Omnium Gatherum headlining show)
    • Mar. 18, 2023 - Seattle, WA - El Corazon
    • Mar. 19, 2023 - Portland, OR - Hawthorne Theater
    • Mar. 21, 2023 - Roseville, CA - Goldfields
    • Mar. 22, 2023 - Los Angeles, CA - The Regent
    • Mar. 23, 2023 - Mesa, AZ - Nile Treater
    • Mar. 24, 2023 - El Paso, TX - Rockhouse Bar & Grill (Omnium Gatherum headlining show)
    • Mar. 25, 2023 - Dallas, TX - Amplified Live
    • Mar. 26, 2023 - Austin, TX - Come And Take It Live
    • Mar. 27, 2023 - Houston, TX - White Oak Music Hall
    • Mar. 29, 2023 - Tampa, FL - Orpheum
    • Mar. 30, 2023 - Atlanta, GA - Masquerade (Heaven)
    • Mar. 31, 2023 - Charlotte, NC - Underground
    • Apr. 1, 2023 - Richmond, VA - Canal Club
    OMNIUM GATHERUM festivals 2023
    • May 26-28 - Manorfest
    • June 4-7 - Karmøygeddon Metal Festival
    • June 8-10 - Z! Live Rock Fest
    • June 9-11 - Into the Grave
    • June 29 - PROVINSSI
    • Aug. 9-12 - Brutal Assault
    • Aug. 10-12 - Dark River Festival
    More TBC


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