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Legendary German thrashers DESTRUCTION are proud to unleash their 17th studio record, »Born to Perish«, today via Nuclear Blast. In celebration of the momentous event, the band has premiered a visualizer video for "Inspired by Death". Check out the infectious song and accompanying video

Original guitar slinger Mike states: „Enjoy the exciting fresh wind that the new line up brings into the well oiled wrecking machine! We had a blast...

German thrash titans DESTRUCTION are set to unleash their 17th studio album, »Born to Perish«, on August 9th, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band releases the second single entitled, "Betrayal". The official video clip can be seen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jc5uyQYLaVc

Video directed by Achilleas Gatsopoulos for Hypnagogia Films | www.hypnagogia.com
Filmed in June 2019 in Berlin/Germany & Basel/Switzerland

Director Achilleas Gatsopoulos states:
" It was my...

German thrash titans DESTRUCTION are set to unleash their 17th studio album, »Born to Perish«, on August 9th, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band present the second album trailer, in whichSchmier, Mike, Randy and Damir discuss songwriting and production of the new album.

The...

erman thrash titans DESTRUCTION are set to unleash their 17th studio album, »Born to Perish«, on August 9th, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band present the first album trailer, in whichSchmier, Mike, Randy and Damir discuss the band's new line-up.

Pre-order »Born to Perish« in various formats, here: http://nblast.de/DestructionBTP
Pre-save »Born to Perish« via Spotify: http://nblast.de/DESTRUCTIONbtpPreSave

The tracklisting of...

Photo credit: Achilleas Gatsopoulos

Legendary German thrashers, DESTRUCTION, are set to unleash their 17th studio album, »Born to Perish«, on August 9th, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, drummer Randy Black has released a playthrough video for the record’s title track, 'Born to Perish'.

Randy states:
"The clip of BORN TO PERISH was filmed during the drum recording sessions at my studio in Berlin this March!
This song is especially cool for
...

Legendary German thrashers, DESTRUCTION, have revealed the cover artwork to their upcoming 17th studio album, »Born To Perish«. This stunning visualization was created by acclaimed artist Gyula fromHungary, who has also created artwork for ANNIHILATOR, GRAVE DIGGER, STRATOVARIUS, TANKARDand many more.

The album will be released on August 9th, 2019 via Nuclear Blast.

yula states "Schmier wanted to get a simple and different image than my previous DESTRUCTION covers....

Today, legendary German thrashers, DESTRUCTION, have announced their upcoming 17th studio album, »Born To Perish«. The album will be released on August 9th, 2019 via Nuclear Blast.

»Born To Perish« was recorded in January & February 2019 with VO Pulver (PRO-PAIN, BURNING WITCHES, NERVOSA etc.) at Little Creek Studios in Switzerland and is the first DESTRUCTION album featuring Randy Black on the drums and new 2nd guitar shredder Damir Eskic!...

Nuclear Blast Records is proud to announce that the German thrash-legends DESTRUCTION have signed a new record deal with the label.

Founded in 1982, DESTRUCTION soared to the top of the national thrash metal movement, with albums like»Infernal Overkill« and »Eternal Devastation« tucked away in their impressive heavy metal arsenal.Even the band’s later work such as »All Hell Breaks Loose« or »The Antichrist« are glorious moments in thrash, highlighting why...

German thrash metal legends DESTRUCTION are pleased to officially welcome Randy Black (Annihilator, Primal Fear) into the fold, after a gruelling probation that involved an extensive tour and many shows around the globe.

Randy will make his official debut as the band's new drummer at the Wacken-Open-Air on August 3rd, 2018.

Mastermind Schmier states:
"Many years ago, when Randy was still with PRIMAL FEAR and we were looking for a...

Photo Credit: Bianca Berger

Sad news from German thrash titans DESTRUCTION: After joining the band back in 2010, drummer Vaaver announces that he will be parting ways with the group in March after 8 years. His departure from the band is due to family reasons.

Vaaver commented:
"It is never easy to make hard decisions. It is time for me to part ways with DESTRUCTION - the band that has hosted me for nearly...

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