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Dirk Verbeuren of Soilwork

by Steve Patrick
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Dirk of SoilworkSwedish metal outfit Soilwork have recently released their latest album, The Living Infinite. The record is in fact a double album which is definitely unusual for a 2013 release. After undergoing some personnel changes, the band set out to create a record that was not only challenging for them to record, but also an engaging, fresh listen for their longtime fans. Soilwork has succeeded in achieving both of those goals and have created one of the first must-have metal releases of the New Year.

Dirk Verbeuren, the band’s drummer, took some time out of his busy schedule to speak with Hardrock Haven just prior to embarking on a North American tour with support from Jeff Loomis, Blackguard, Bonded by Blood, and Hatchet. Verbeuren discussed The Living Infinite, the status of his other band Bent Sea, and the last minute change in opening acts for the tour:

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