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Schmier of Destruction

by Steve Patrick
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German thrash pioneers Destruction recently released their latest studio album Spiritual Genocide on Nuclear Blast. The record is a crushing declaration from the Teutonic band that they have no intention of slowing down even after 30 years in the music business. Spiritual Genocide also features guest performances by Gerre (Tankard), Ol Drake (Evile), and Tom Angelripper (Sodom).

Frontman and bassist Schmier spoke to Hardrock Haven about Spiritual Genocide, Destruction’s North American touring plans, the band’s longevity, and what he would like Destruction’s legacy to be in the history of metal:

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