Apostasy Records has announced signing of OVERTORTURE from Sweden. The band is currently recording its debut album for a late 2012 release.

OVERTORTURE was formed in 2011 by Magnus Martinsson, Joel Fornbrant, Fredrik Widigs and Jonas Torndal, known from bands like GRAVE, COLDWORKER and WITCHERY, with the mission to deliver new, fresh, groovy and pure crushing death metal.

Commented the band: “We’re very happy to be a part of Apostasy Records roster, and very excited to working together with Tomasz Wisniewski and his team for the release of our debut album! At the moment we’re busy recording and it’s going great! It will be a kick-ass album for sure!”

One of the tracks from OVERTORTURE‘s 2011 demo-recording sessions, “Slaves To the Atom”, can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below.


Joel Fornbrant (COLDWORKER) – Vocals
Magnus Martinsson (ex-GRAVE, ex-INSISION) – Guitar
Andreas Hemmander – Guitar
Jonas Torndal (ex-GRAVE) – Bass
Fredrik Widigs (THE UGLY, session WITCHERY) – Drums



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