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PIG DESTROYER New Song Streaming; Grace the Cover of November’s Decibel Magazine


New Album  Book Burner  Available October 22nd on Relapse Records      


Reigning grindcore champions  PIG DESTROYER  are less than a month away from the release of  Book Burner.   The band’s razor-sharp fifth-full length and first album in over five years was recorded at guitarist Scott Hull’s Visceral Sound Studios and has already been described by MetalSucks as “the best metal album of the year”.

Today another track from  Book Burner  has been unleashed.   Pitchfork is hosting an exclusive stream of the song “The Diplomat”.   The stream can be accessed  HERE.

PIG DESTROYER  are also gracing the cover of Decibel Magazine’s November issue.   This marks the band’s second appearance on Decibel’s cover, the last being in 2007 when  Phantom Limb  was named album of the year. The new issue can be ordered  HERE.

The latest installment of the Relapse Records Podcast features the brand new  PIG DESTROYER  song “The Underground Man”.   Check it out  HERE.

In support of  Book Burner,  PIG DESTROYER  will be making special appearances at various festivals and shows throughout the year, including  Calgary’s Noctis Fest, the  UK’s Damnation Festival, The Metal Sucks/Metal Injection CMJ Showcase, Decibel Magazine’s 100th Issue Anniversary Show and Maryland Deathfest 2013.   A full list of dates is included below.

PIG DESTROYER  are available for interviews upon request.   To speak with the band, please get in touch with  [email protected].   Additional  PIG DESTROYER  information is available via and the official  PIG DESTROYER  Facebook page.

Sept. 28  
         Calgary,  Canada           Noctis Fest
Oct. 18    
           Brooklyn,  NY               MetalSucks/Metal Injection CMJ showcase @ Public Assembly    Tickets
Oct. 19
             Baltimore,  MD           Ottobar       (w/ Royal Thunder)        Tickets  (CD Release Show)
Nov. 1
             Brighton,  UK               The Haunt                Tickets
Nov. 2
             London,  UK                 The Garage              Tickets
Nov. 3  
           Leeds,  UK                       Damnnation Festival

Jan. 19          Philadelphia,  PA      Union  Transfer w/ Municipal Waste, Repulsion, Tombs        Tickets
May 23 – 26
       Baltimore,  MD                Maryland  Deathfest XI4

“Pig Destroyer’s Book Burner is the best metal album of the year”
 – 5/5 Metal Sucks  



“The kings of bludgeoning art grind…a fucking phenomenal extreme metal band”


“They continue to create some of the most interesting, challenging, and indelible grind of the last decade.”


“a quantum leap for the whole goddamn genre.”

 – Pitchfork

“their most manic album yet”


      “A sound that is among the most extreme ever created.”

– Allmusic

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