Tag Archives: Schmier

Interview: Destruction’s Schmier talks new album ‘Diabolical’

Posted by on May 25, 2022

    German thrashers Destruction have unleashed their new album, Diabolical, on April 8th via Napalm Records. Since then, the group returned to North America for their first time in five years and a long return with two guitarists. We caught up with the band’s mastermind Schmier to discuss the record, performing live again, and […]

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Destruction’s Schmier discusses guitarist Mike Sifringer’s absence

Posted by on August 5, 2021

  Destruction frontman Schmier has made it known that original guitarist Mike Sifringer has left the band. He took to social media and had this to say, “Yes, Corona goes weird ways. I have received several messages (asking) why we have played with a different guitarist in Austria at Area 53 Festival and I understand […]

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A conversation with Schmier on the next chapter of Destruction

Posted by on October 14, 2019

Destruction’s new album Born To Perish was released on August 9th via Nuclear Blast (read our review here and order the album here). The follow-up to 2016’s Under Attack officially marks the next chapter for these German Thrashers as they added Damir Eskic on lead guitar and have recruited Randy Black on drums. We caught […]

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Jungle Rot premieres new song “Fearmonger” ft. Destruction’s Schmier

Posted by on June 8, 2018

Death metal giants Jungle Rot have announced their overall tenth studio album will be released on July 20th. Today (8th) they premiered “Fearmonger,” the first track taken from the upcoming self-titled record that features Destruction vocalist/bassist Schmier. Vocalist/guitarist Dave Matrise commented about the song: “We covered the Destruction classic ‘Invincible Force’ some years ago and […]

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Destruction’s New Album To Feature Guest Appearances From Sodom And Tankard Frontmen

Posted by on August 8, 2012

While America has the Big 4, Germany essentially has the Big 3 of Teutonic thrash. Those three bands, of course, would be Kreator, Destruction and Sodom. So hearing that Destruction’s new album Spiritual Genocide (due out in November) will feature Sodom’s Tom Angelripper is pretty exciting news. Destruction confirmed the news by posting a picture […]

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