The Rock City archives: 2012

Meshuggah, Rock City Main Hall

  • Saturday 14th April 2012
  • Supported by: Animals As Leaders + We Are Knuckle Dragger


Meshuggah are a mathcore/metal band hailing from Umea, Sweden.

Meshuggah formed in the late 1980’s in Umea in Sweden. After releasing their debut EP in 1989 the band signed to Nuclear Blast and released their full length debut album, “Contradictions Collapse”, in 1991. The new studio album will be the bands seventh, previous releases including the 1998’s legendary “Chaosphere”. The band are an established live draw, having played numerous festival worldwide (including main stage at Ozzfest) and toured the USA with Tool on two separate occasions. They are set to release a new studio album, (which is as yet untitled) at the start of 2012. The album will see a return of the math metal gods and will be their first studio release since 2008’s critically acclaimed masterpiece ‘Obzen’.

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