Formed out of the ashes of several prominent local death metal bands like (Suture, Catholicon, Despondency); Excommunicated came to life in 2010 with yourself Chad on vocals, Jonathan Joubert, and Jason McIntyre both handle guitars and bass
Rounding out the line-up on the new album are drummer Mike Heller (Fear Factory, Raven, System Divide, Malignancy) and bassist Bruno Muenzler (Suture, Slime In the Current). The album also features a number of guest appearances, including the one by James Murphy.
Louisiana death metallers Excommunicated released the bands second full length a cover album “Death Devout” on April 20 2018 by Satanath Records (Russia) and Metallic Media (USA).
01. Excommunicate And Anathema (Intro)02. Body Count (Morgoth cover)03. And Here I Die… Satisfied (Grave cover)04. Edible Autopsy (Cannibal Corpse cover)05. Nightmare Lake (Cemetary cover)06. For God Your Soul, For Me Your Flesh (Pungent Stench cover)07. Inside The Torn Apart (Napalm Death cover)08. Intoxicated (Obituary cover)09. Lunatic Of God’s Creation (Deicide cover)10. World Eater (Bolt Thrower cover)11. The Invocation12. Day Of Suffering (Morbid Angel cover)13. Blessed Are The Sick / Leading The Rats (Morbid Angel cover)14. Bone Fragments (Outro)Length – 68:00
Excommunicated did a remarkable job with all the covers and injected their own originality to the songs, while still being respectful to the original.