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DEADLOCK Issue Lyric Video For ‘Ein Deutsches Requiem’ Track (June 9th, 2016) | News @ Metal Forces Magazine

Posted June 8, 2016 by Josh Drespling in Uncategorized

DEADLOCK Issue Lyric Video For ‘Ein Deutsches Requiem’ Track
June 9th, 2016

Schwarzenfeld, Germany-based metal band Deadlock have issued an official lyric video for the song ‘Ein Deutsches Requiem’, which can be viewed below. The track is a symphonic black metal interpretation of German composer and pianist Johannes Brahms’ ‘Ein Deutsches Requiem’ (A German Requiem) and dedicated to Deadlock’s former drummer Tobias Graf.

Deadlock issue seventh full-length studio album Hybris on July 8th, 2016 through Napalm Records, and will available as a limited edition CD / DVD set. The DVD features a 90 minute documentary entitled The Longest Road.

The outing marks the Deadlock recording debut of vocalist Margie Girlitz, who replaces Sabine Scherer. Girlitz stood in for Scherer during Deadlock touring commitments in late 2014 / ealy 2015 after the latter took time off to have a baby. Sabine Scherer subsequently made the decision to leave Deadlock, and on April 28, 2016 the band confirmed that Margie Girlitz was now a permanent member.

Hybris is also the first Deadlock studio album not to feature former drummer and founding member Tobias “Tobi” Graf, who announced his departure from the band on April 28th, 2014. Sadly, Tobias Graf died of cancer on September 2nd, 2014 at the age of 35.

The track listing is as follows;

CD – ‘Hybris’

01. ‘Epitaph’
02. ‘Carbonman’
03. ‘Berserk’
04. ‘Blood Ghost’
05. ‘Hybris’
06. ‘Wrath / Salvation’
07. ‘Backstory Wound’
08. ‘Ein Deutsches Requiem’
09. ‘Vergebung’ (acoustic instrumental)
10. ‘Welcome Deathrow’
11. ‘Uncivil Hands’ (bonus track; Morning Again cover)
12. ‘Fightsong’ (bonus track; Marilyn Manson cover)

DVD – ‘The Longest Road’

01. ‘Intro’
02. ‘Winter – Restart’
03. ‘Spring – Songwriting’
04. ‘Summer – Demo’
05. ‘Fall – Pre-production’
06. ‘Winter – Recordings’
07. ‘Spring – Hybris’
08. ‘Credits’

Deadlock’s line-up is as follows;

Margie Gerlitz (vocals)
John Gahlert (vocals)
Ferdinand Rewicki (guitar)
Sebastian Reichel (guitar)
Christian Simmerl (bass)
Werner Riedl (drums)

Directed by Marco Härtl, a music video was filmed for the track ‘Berserk’, which can also be viewed below.

Sixth studio record The Arsonist was released in July 2013.

Source: Metal Force
DEADLOCK Issue Lyric Video For ‘Ein Deutsches Requiem’ Track (June 9th, 2016) | News @ Metal Forces Magazine

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