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Sumerian Records signs ABACABB

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 9:05 PM PT


Sumerian Records has officially signed Washington D.C. metal band ABACABB. The group's new album, "Survivalist," will hit stores on January 20th. Those unfamiliar with the band can check them out online here.


61 comments


12/2/2008 9:09:05 PM
First post.

12/2/2008 9:13:34 PM
Genesis....

12/2/2008 9:14:40 PM
what the fck does that stand for?

12/2/2008 9:19:17 PM
fck me, right?

12/2/2008 9:19:49 PM
the code that would let you have blood in Mortal Kombat.

12/2/2008 9:22:38 PM
hate hate hate hate hate hate.

12/2/2008 9:25:32 PM
i saw this band a few years back. they used two bass cabs and a volume pedal for bass booms. the lights flickered it was so heavy. good for them

12/2/2008 9:29:49 PM
i love this band. I'm spilling the beans and telling you their tour plans. after the burial and veil of maya, early 2009. look the fck out.

12/2/2008 9:32:16 PM
They were pretty good when they toured with Danza. Good for them.

12/2/2008 9:35:41 PM
possibly the worst band name ever

12/2/2008 9:38:38 PM
god i fcking hate this band. their bassist is a piece of shit. the drummer is a terrorist.

12/2/2008 9:42:37 PM
This band is tight...I love these dudes....stefan isn't a piece of shit and I heard the new cd its fcking amazing. Looking forward to gettin it.

12/2/2008 9:51:05 PM
Sumerian records is DEAD SET on becomming the home for all shitty deathcore and scene bullshit. kudos jerks

12/2/2008 10:01:16 PM
About fcking time Sumerian, good for these guys.

12/2/2008 10:01:46 PM
THIS IS AMAZING! this band and this label are amazing, i have been listening to them for years. congrats!

12/2/2008 10:04:16 PM
thanks for all the great feedback! make sure you pre-order the album

12/2/2008 10:26:55 PM
I don't like this band. I don't like the people in the band. But I can still say good for them. They've been doing this shit for awhile now.

12/2/2008 10:37:55 PM
YOU SELFISH BITCH

12/2/2008 11:15:22 PM
"nike 12/2/2008 9:14:40 PM what the fck does that stand for?" If I'm not mistaken, it's a cheat code in Mortal Combat.

12/3/2008 12:24:52 AM
it is the blood code for mortal kombat on sega

12/3/2008 1:38:14 AM
Looking forward to this my band played with them a few years back.Great band.

12/3/2008 1:41:40 AM
This band has been around for a while. I am surprised they have made it this far.

12/3/2008 2:02:17 AM
YOU ARE fckIN' DEAD...... 2 ME!!!

12/3/2008 2:15:56 AM
this band will continue to be a revolving door of members around their singer. can't wait for this trend to die and for them to go with it.

12/3/2008 2:19:46 AM
this band is really inventive. and creative. and technical. and overall awesome.

12/3/2008 2:36:24 AM
worst recordings ever. hope they dont suck now

12/3/2008 2:37:13 AM
this band is ok, not sure about this label though

12/3/2008 3:04:00 AM
this band is a joke

12/3/2008 7:52:14 AM
hahaha, their myspace pics are fcking retarded just like their band name.

12/3/2008 8:08:33 AM
shit band, shit label, death to scenester bullshit

12/3/2008 8:10:37 AM
good dudes..but whitechapel b sides seem to be what sumerian is looking for these days

12/3/2008 9:41:37 AM
this band is so heavy, saw them last summer and they destroyed the rest of the bands

12/3/2008 9:44:47 AM
hmmm good for them

12/3/2008 9:48:33 AM
Will never forget when this band played AFTER Necrophagist at VA Beach a year or two back. I looked over and saw the drummer holding is head in his hands after witnessing what they were following. Have never seen, not worth the time.

12/3/2008 11:27:40 AM
BOOT-CUT-CORE

12/3/2008 12:15:03 PM
too bad veil of maya and after the burial suck just as much, guitarist_sandy

12/3/2008 12:32:00 PM
Shit band, shit label

12/3/2008 12:32:23 PM
This band sucks they are part of that Virginia/DC metal scene with c-cky gay dudes playing shitty "death metal"...join TTIW and you guys can take a tour bus off a cliff!

12/3/2008 1:59:36 PM
Played with this band about a year and a half ago. Used my amp, then broke it. Not their fault though. Nice dudes.

12/3/2008 2:31:35 PM
my old bassist from bitgota was in this band for a little while...he then left to europe somewhere. Spazz, where are you now?

12/3/2008 2:43:11 PM
j33bus 12/2/2008 9:35:41 PM possibly the worst band name ever bullshit. its the blood cheat from mortal kombat. that is badass

12/3/2008 2:55:04 PM
Nice dudes, good for them

12/3/2008 3:50:31 PM
biggest group of jerks in VA. we were gentlemen deserved to be signed more than them.

12/3/2008 4:03:51 PM
DULLARD > ABACABB

12/3/2008 4:23:49 PM
TrappedInVA 12/3/2008 3:50:31 PM biggest group of jerks in VA. we were gentlemen deserved to be signed more than them. MOVE OUT OF VA, IT DOSNT WANT YOU gay. GOOD BAND, GROWING LABEL AND THIS BAND IS fckING SICKK LIVE.

12/3/2008 4:57:46 PM
this band is fcking heavy as shit

12/3/2008 6:34:43 PM
sw33t f@k3 drumzzzz!!!

12/3/2008 7:01:41 PM
Vocals are terrible and I heard they had to get rewritten by the label not worth my time

12/3/2008 7:06:20 PM
What kinda gay posts on his own press release? fckn dork

12/3/2008 7:24:10 PM
go myspace bands....

12/3/2008 7:26:31 PM
I know for a fact that the bass player sucked by best friends dck last year when they came through PA with Danza.

12/3/2008 10:29:57 PM
blastblastblast69 12/3/2008 7:26:31 PM I know for a fact that the bass player sucked by best friends dck last year when they came through PA with Danza.>>>> True. Your BFF has a small dck btw

12/3/2008 10:41:10 PM
lol at the actual band members posting replies here. gays go to work to finance you shit band...

12/3/2008 11:17:19 PM
Programmed drums.

12/4/2008 12:11:12 AM
Fat Jack told me these guys were gonna get huge. Looks like he was right. Mortal Kombat for Sega Genesis is the greatest game of all time

12/4/2008 4:12:39 AM
I've been a fan since '03 I believe. Glad to hear that Sumerian FINALLY signed them. Can't wait for the album to drop in January.

12/4/2008 6:46:07 PM
Glad to hear it! Tyler has worked hard for a while now! Good dude!

12/5/2008 2:37:10 AM
Gay as fck. No fcking care ever. I do love that the + feedback is coming from the band members and VA (toughguy??) scenesters. gayACABB!

12/8/2008 7:41:00 AM
Everyone in this band sucks at what they do. They sound like every local band in the u.s, why do terrible bands keep getting signed?

12/10/2008 1:49:14 PM
good dudes

1/3/2009 10:05:18 PM
god sumerian is retarded