NILE Announces Dates In Scandinavia, Baltic States

South Carolina-based extreme technical death metallers NILE have scheduled the following dates in Scandinavia and Baltic states:

Feb. 17 - (DEN) Copenhagen - Amager Bio
Feb. 18 - (SWE) Goteborg - Musikens Hus
Feb. 19 - (NOR) Oslo - Betong
Feb. 20 - (SWE) Stockholm - Klubben
Feb. 22 - (FIN) Tampere - Klubi
Feb. 23 - (FIN) Helsinki - Nosturi
Feb. 24 - (EST) Tallin - Tapper
Feb. 25 - (LAT) Riga - Melna Piektdiena
Feb. 26 - (LIT) Vilnius - Mulen Ruzas

Support on the trek will come from MELECHESH, BIBLEBLACK, PRESSURE POINT and GOAT THE HEAD.

NILE's new video, "Permitting The Noble Dead To Descend To The Underworld", can be viewed below. The clip was filmed, edited, produced and directed by Juan "Punchy" Gonzalez of D.O.W. Studios.

"Those Whom The Gods Detest", the latest album from NILE, sold 3,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 160 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD landed at position No. 3 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.

Produced and mixed by Neil Kernon (NEVERMORE, CANNIBAL CORPSE, QUEENSRĊ¸CHE), along with a drum-recording job by Erik Rutan (CANNIBAL CORPSE, VITAL REMAINS, GOATWHORE), "Those Whom the Gods Detest" features the band's strongest production and perhaps its best material to date. The cover artwork was created by Michal "Xaay" Loranc, whom NILE guitarist/vocalist Karl Sanders had previously worked with on his second solo album, "Saurian Exorcisms".


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