Tag Archives: Decapitated

Decapitated part ways with drummer Michal Lysejko

Posted by on December 21, 2018

After four years with the group, Decapitated drummer Michal Lysejko has decided to part ways. The Polish death metal giants announced they have recruited Vader drummer James Stewart to fill in for their upcoming tour. The band didn’t reveal a reason for the split. However, it appears amicable as they wish him “well on his […]

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Decapitated announce UK/Ireland 2019 Winter tour

Posted by on October 9, 2018

Decapitated will embark on a UK/Ireland tour with support from Dyscarnate and Baest. The Killing the European Cult kicks off on February 11th in Brighton, UK and runs through February 19th in London. Tickets will go on sale this Thursday (11th) at 10 AM UK time. The group commented: “Last weekend we played Mammothfest UK […]

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Decapitated unleash “Kill the Cult” Music Video

Posted by on July 16, 2018

Decapitated are gearing up for their European festival appearances that kicks off next month at the Into the Grave fest in Leeuwarden, NL. Today (16th) these Polish death metal giants have unleashed a music video for the song “Kill the Cult.” The track is taken from their latest effort Anticult, which was released last year […]

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Decapitated make statement: “We are innocent. We are free. We are back home. And we are ready to return with the band.”

Posted by on March 23, 2018

After a horrific 2017, Decapitated are finally home and innocent.  This past January, all charges were dropped against the Polish tech-death metal giants and Behemoth’s Nergal expressed his excitement on the band’s return. It has been since September of last year when the group’s lives were turned upside down after they were arrested for alleged […]

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Behemoth’s Nergal says “welcome home brothers” to Decapitated

Posted by on January 9, 2018

When Decapitated were initially arrested, Behemoth’s Nergal was one of the first to respond to their worst nightmare. During that time, he urged everyone to refrain from judgement along with explaining that his Polish tech death metal friends are a bunch of good guys and “decent and hard-working fellas.” Now, the weight (or wait?) has […]

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Breaking: All rape and kidnapping charges dropped against Decapitated

Posted by on January 5, 2018

Last year, the metal community was shocked when Polish death metal band Decapitated were arrested on rape and kidnapping charges stemming from an incident that took place in Spokane on August 31st. The band were in jail for the majority of the last half of the year, with the band scheduled to stand trial for […]

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Metal Insider’s 11 most shocking moments of 2017

Posted by on December 20, 2017

For a while now, we’ve been recapping the year in metal by looking at some of the most surprising, sad, ridiculous or generally WTF moments that have taken place over the prior 12 months. With things like Tim Lambesis’ and Randy Blythe’s brushes with the law, Baroness’ near-fatal bus crash and Lostprophets Ian Watkins being […]

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Metal Insider editor Bram Teitelman’s top 10 of 2017

Posted by on December 14, 2017

What a year, amirite? Between the suicides of beloved 90’s and ’00s singers, the jarring difference between our last and current leader of the country, and the just-passed news of net neutrality ending, it’s been a rough year. Fortunately, as always, there’s always music to seek solace in, and this year was a pretty good […]

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All members of Decapitated released from jail, trial pushed to January

Posted by on December 13, 2017

According to the Spokesman-Review, all four members of Decapitated have been released from jail while they await trial of their accusations facing rape and kidnapping charges. Despite the bail being set for $100,000 for each member, they were released on their own recognizance. They are still a long way from home since Judge Julie McKay […]

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Metal Insider contributor Zenae Zukowski’s Top Ten of 2017

Posted by on December 7, 2017

When 2017 began, I was overly excited to hear countless new albums from artists including Ensiferum, Myrkur, Chelsea Wolfe, Dying Fetus, Cannibal Corpse Iced Earth and, many more. Unfortunately, a multitude of these new releases by talented artists felt more as a contractual obligation instead of a brilliant creative execution. The overall production quality remained […]

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