NODE Announce New Session Bassist, DESTRAGE’s Gabriel Pignata!

Italian legendary Death Thrashers NODE have announced their new session bassist, Gabriel Pignata, from Alternative/DjeahCore lords DESTRAGE!

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Statment of the band:

“We are so thrilled to announce that from our show in Prague on (April 8th) DESTRAGE’s bassist Gabriel Pignata will join us on all our live dates, filling the position, which for months has been empty. Of course, DESTRAGE remains the priority for Gabriel, said this, on the dates he can not be present, we’ll use the pre-recorded tracks. We thank Gabriel and DESTRAGE for the invaluable help they are giving us with this great gesture of solidarity and friendship, at the moment the road become increasingly difficult for us! Fortunatelly, friends who give a hand to help are always many !!!! Brothers, Rock on !!!”
Get more information about DESTRAGE, here:

Remaining “Cowards Empire Live 2017” Tour dates are:

08 April – Hudební Klub EXIT-US – Prague (Czech Republic)
06 May – Rock Pub Centrale – Erba (supporting EXTREMA)
13 May – Padiglione 14 – Collegno (Torino)
26 May – Wanted – Galliate
11 June – Blood Gerenzano Festival
01 July – Eresia Metal Fest – Resia (Udine)

More shows will be announced shortly.

Watch the tour teaser video, here!

Also check out NODE’s official video “The Truck”, footage taken from the latest Russian shows, supporting KATAKLYSM:

NODE‘s sixth studio effort “Cowards Empire” – released on April 26th, via Punishment 18 Records – is available on iTunes and all other platforms. The album contains a DVD with excerpts of the 20th Anniversary concert of the band, which took place on March 15th, 2014.

Cowards Empire” tracklist:

1. StagNation
2. Death Redeems
3. Lambs
4. Average Voter
5. Locked In
6. No Reason
7. Money Machine
8. The Truck
9. Still The Same
11. The Plot Survives (instrumental)

+ 2 (revisited and re-recorded) bonus tracks
– Jerry Mander (from Sweatshops 2002)
– Children (from Technical Crime 1998)
(with solos of the NODE founder and former guitarist, Steve Minelli, available only in digital form)

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