British metal icons CARCASS, will return to North America for a headlining tour this November! Joining them are shoegaze infused black metallers DEAFHEAVEN and doom merchants INTER ARMA. Tickets go on sale everywhere starting Friday, August 26th at 10 am local time. "In Sickness & In Hell Tour 2016" CARCASS, DEAFHEAVEN, INTER ARMA 11/07 Batone Rouge, LA - The Varsity Theatre 11/09 Birmingham, AL - Iron City 11/10 Jacksonville, FL - 1904 11/11 Tampa, FL - States Theater 11/12 Monterrey, MX - North Side Festival (CARCASS only) 11/14 Wilmington, NC - Ziggy's By The Sea 11/15 Asheville, NC - The Orange Peel 11/17 Asbury Park, NJ - Stone Pony 11/18 Reading, PA - Reverb 11/19 Providence, RI - Fete Music Hall 11/20 Patchogue, NY - The Emporium 11/21 Poughkeepsie, NY - The Chance 11/22 Pittsburg, PA - Rex Theater 11/23 Cleveland, OH - Agora Ballroom 11/24 Kitchener, ON - Dallas 11/25 Valparaiso, IN - Big Shots 11/26 Columbia, MO - The Blue Note 11/27 Madison, WI - Majestic Theatre CARCASS released Surgical Steel in September 2013 and came in at #41 on the US Billboard Top 200 Chart, just narrowly avoiding the dreaded “top 40 band” moniker. Even with their impressive back catalogue, Surgical Steel has given the band their highest charting and possibly most critically acclaimed record to date. Surgical Steel was produced by Colin Richardson (NAPALM DEATH, BOLT THROWER, GOREFEST, CANNIBAL CORPSE, SINISTER, RODRIGO Y GABRIELA) and mixed/mastered by Andy Sneap (MEGADETH, ACCEPT, EXODUS, TESTAMENT). Joining guitarist Bill Steer and bassist/vocalist Jeff Walker in the band's current incarnation are new drummer Dan Wilding (ABORTED, TRIGGER THE BLOODSHED) and guitarist Ben Ash (PIG IRON, DESOLATION, LIQUEFIED SKELETON). Original sticksman Ken Owen contributed guest vocals as well. CARCASS has released several classic albums over the years, including Decibel Magazine “Hall of Fame” inductees Heartwork and Necroticism – Descanting the Insalubrious, and their influence has changed the face of extreme metal with every consecutive release. Whether it was inventing gore-grind (i.e. Reek of Putrefaction, Symphonies of Sickness) or creating the template for melodic death metal (i.e. Heartwork), CARCASS has always made records by which bars were set and rules were broken. Upon the band’s dismantling in 1996, fans mourned the loss of the seminal act and longed that the group would return again one day. In 2007, the metal world got its wish as CARCASS reformed to play several sold-out reunion shows around the globe. Once again re-motivated to administer a shot of cynicism and infectious riffs into the arm of a sickly metal scene, founding members Bill Steer and Jeff Walker began writing what would become the latest output of their highly influential career, Surgical Steel. Only the choicest of cuts were made, and blood sweat and tears were shed to bring us a record worthy of the CARCASS legacy. In short, Surgical Steel is just what the doctor ordered. Visit CARCASS online: