01.10.2016 Schüür Luzern
(with Moonspell, Wolfheart and others)
15.10.2016 Metbar Lenzburg (AG)
12.11.2016 O'Hanlons Pub Reinach (AG)
(with Final Cut)
NEW GIGS CONFIRMED 27.03.2014
We happily can announce the next gigs for CONTORSION. On 17.06.2014 we will play the Star Club Uster as support for Huntress (USA) and Battlecross (USA). The other two shows are in November 2014 - one with The Percent at Metbar Lenzburg and the other with Excelsis, Souldrinker, Pertness and many more in Steffisburg. Mark these dates in your calendar.
Our former guitarrist Luca Rossi made some videos of our CD release gig in Sursee. You can check them out here:
It's not high definition and perfect sound quality ... but gives you some impressions of our last gig.
NEW REVIEWS AVAILABLE 08.04.2014
There are new reviews available. Check them out:
Thanks for your support.
NEW GIG CONFIRMED 27.05.2014
On 11.10.2014 we will support mighty GurD at their show at District28 in Siebnen SZ. Check out the live page for further details.
NEW REVIEWS ONLINE AND MORE GIGS CONFIRMED 23.06.2014
There are more reviews online for our CD "Planet Parasite. Check out the links below:
In the "Live" section you find more confirmed gigs for the club season 2014/2015.
NEW GIG CONFIRMED 27.08.2014
On 06.12.2014 we will support Belgian grindcore masters Leng T'che and Swiss folk metal band Abinchova at the Treibhaus Lucerne.
UPCOMING SHOWS IN NOVEMBER & DECEMBER 28.10.2014
The concert season is up and running. After a succesful gig with GurD three weeks ago, we will play Metbar this Saturday together with our buddies from The Percent. This will be massive!
On 15.11.2014 we will play the Metal Night X in Steffisburg. As we will already play on 16:20 you have to show up early to catch some serious thrash metal. The week after is Thrash Metal Domination over Emmenbrücke with Mortal Factor. It will be hot and sweaty - but fun ... don't miss this one.
The last confirmed gig for this year will be in Lucerne with Belgian grindcorelers Leng T'che and Swiss folk metal masters Abinchova.
We hope to see you at these occasions! Support Contorsion - support metal in Switzerland!
NEWS ... 02.02.2015
Last Saturday we played @ Böröm pöm pöm with Suborned and Petrol Patrol. Everything went smooth and easy - a pleasure as always with the Böröm crew.
Currently we are writing songs for a future record. At the moment we have 4 songs finished and a lot of ideas for some more tunes.
More gigs will come up - as soon as they are confirmed we will put them on the page.
Gig update 22.04.2015
We have a gig @ Coq d'Or in Olten this Thursday with COBRA from Peru this Thursday. It's really short term but come out and support heavy metal!
There are two more gigs confirmed for this year. The first is at the Harvest Festival in Muotathal. Thia is a very nice and familiar festival in a picturesque landscape. Further bands on the bill are GurD, EXIT, Devils Rage and many more.
In November we will destroy Metbar once again. Our buddies from Mortal Factor will join us for this mayhem.
Songwriting turns out very productive so far. We have no 7 songs almost finished and some more to come.
NEW GIGS CONFIRMED 29.04.2015
It seems to be a busy summer ... two more shows confirmed. One with the thrashers HIRAX and NERVOSA @ Coq d'Or and one in October with Swiss fellows BATTALION. See ya ...
NEW GIGS & PREVIEW 2016 11.12.2015
The year is going to end soon and we had a really great and succesful 2015!! Great shows, meeting a lot of new people, hanging around & drinking. Thanks for supporting us!
There are already some gigs confirmed for 2016 and more are in the pipeline. We are still writing new material and will concentrate on that the next few months to prepare for the next record.
So stay healthy, have a nice christmas or whatever and see you soon on the road!! Cheers
SOME NEWS FROM CAMP CONTORSION 20.05.2016
It was quiet the last months on our website - but no news does not necessarily mean bad news ...
We played two great shows in Olten and Winterthur and of course songwriting nonstop. We are happy to announce that we booked the studio for December 2016. We will Team up again with Markus Hospenthal from KHE Recording Studio in Sursee to record the successor of "Planet Parasite" In this moment we have 10 Songs ready for the record, but we will do more songwriting during summer. The songs sound promising and we will present some of them on future live occasions.
There are two more gigs confirmed for autumn / winter 2016. We will play the O'Hanlons Irish Pub in Reinach (AG) together with our buddies from Final Cut. And we also will be part of the "Stroke Of Fate Vol. 6" Festival in Boswil (AG) with Broken Fate, Hellvetica & Final Story.
NEW GIGS CONFIRMED FOR 2016 / 2017 11.08.2016
Summer holidays are over and we have some exciting news about new confirmed gigs.
We will play the legendary Meh Suff Festival amongst highlights like Coroner, Asphyx, Samael, Tryptikon, Entombed A.D. and many more.
In October we will enter the Metbar stage for another time. Support band will be added soon.
And for 2017 there is already a show booked. For the 10 year anniversary of Metal Mayhem we will play the foyer @ KiFF with our buddies from Final Cut, Angry Bastard & Strained Nerve. The best thing is: it's for free!! And in the main room will be a one-off reunion show of mighty Cataract - don't miss this and get your ticket ...
Check out the "live" section on our page for more details.