Metal Heavy Weighs Meshuggah Head on Tour
Extreme metal Swedish band Meshuggah will always have a place in the metal scene and a cult-like fanbase. The band, who haven't released an album in three years will tour with the help of death metal band The Black Dahlia Murder.
The band was established in 1987 in Ume, Sweden but first being prominent in the metal scene with the release of their 1995 album 'Destroy Erase Improve.' The band have since been named as one of Rolling Stone magazine's '10 Most Important Hard and Heavy Bands' and been nominated for a Grammy Award in 2018 for their song 'Clockworks.'
Since their formation, the band have released eight studio albums and six EPs. Their latest album, 'The Violent Sleep of Reason,' released in 2016 was acclaimed and called "the most organic-sounding Meshuggah album in over 20 years" by Pitchfork.