European tour up and running!

On September 15th, Metal Blade Records will release WHITECHAPEL’s ‘The Somatic Defilement’ for the first time ever on vinyl! Re-mastered for vinyl, this special re-issue will be available in following versions:
–black vinyl
–pale violet-marbled vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 300 copies)
–dim gray-marbled vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 200 copies)
–cool gray-marbled vinyl (US exclusive – limited to 500 copies)

Pre-order your copy now at

‘The Somatic Defilement’ track-listing:
1. Necrotizing
2. The Somatic Defilement
3. Devirgination Studies
4. Prostatic Fluid Asphyxiation
5. Fairy Fay
6. Ear to Ear
7. Alone in the Morgue
8. Festering Fiesta
9. Vicer Exciser
10. Articulo Mortis

WHITECHAPEL just returned to the UK/Europe to tour in support of their latest album, ‘Mark of the Blade’. Hailed as “an exciting milestone” (, ‘Mark of the Blade’ seesWHITECHAPEL redefine who they are and what they are capable of with 11 tracks that leave a distinct impression on every listener. To view the crushing, emotional video for ‘Bring Me Home’ – and to purchase the record in various formats – please visit:

Aug. 24 – Saabrucken, Germany – Garage
Aug. 25 – Oberhausen, Germany – Kulttempel
Aug. 26 – Sulingen, Germany – Reload Festival