Brazilian Black/Death Metal band formed in 1996, in the south of Brazil, renewed the brazilian metal scene with the aim of creating a creative Black Metal, mixed with old school Death Metal and having also influence from the 80’s thrash. The band’s name ‘CRUCIFIXION’ was chosen by Lord Grave War, inspired by the name of a SEPULTURA song.
In 2004 they’ve moved to Porto Alegre, constructing since then a big experience in concerts in Brazil, taking part of diverse festivals as the headliners, and supporting KRISIUN in their last show of the ASSASSINATION Tour in 2007. Also in 2011 they have supported DARK FUNERAL together with irish thrashers GAMA BOMB on the Satanic War Tour in Brazil. In 2016 band moved to São Paulo, Brazil.
The band has previously released in their hometown, Rio Grande, two demo-CD’s in 2002, named ‘In The Shadows Of The Obscurity’ and ‘Diabolical Profecies’, having swedish musician Jan Felipe Queiroz a.k.a. Den Rode Med Horn (x-bassist of swedish dark ambient band ‘MZ.412’) as their bassist. These demos have received good reviews in metal mags around the world. Still in 2002 they took part on the compilation ‘Metal Crusader’ by Radio Muda from SP.
In 2011 they have released in August 1st an EP named “War Against Christian Souls” through Satanica Productions, a label from New Zealand. This EP has three tracks from the full-length album, called “Destroying The Fucking Disciples Of Christ”. Their EP received lots of great reviews, and got air play in many radios around the world, being the highlight on the show “Demons Of Dark World” by polish Radio Revolta. Also they played live on the TV Program “Radar” of TVE Channel from Brazil.
On January 1st 2014 they released their official video for ‘Eternal Judgement’, and later they got a deal with Horror Pain Gore Death Productions from USA, and released in USA on October 7th, 2014 their first full-length album named “Destroying The Fucking Disciples Of Christ”. In 2015 they got a deal with Brazilian label Shinigami Records and released it in their country. In 2016, dutch label Serpent’s Eye Recs released the album in cassette format. This album was mixed & mastered at Hurricane Studio, a brazilian renowned studio, and it presents CRUCIFIXION BR evoluting with their Obscure Art.
Tracks from this album have been featured in many compilations around the world, such as Extreme Metal Mu-Sick Compilation by Extreminal Zine from Turkey, Most Unholy Convergence II by Satanica Prods from New Zealand, Brutal Beatings XI by Sick Drummer Magazine from USA, and the first compilation by Hit Hat Girls Mag from Brazil. Drummer Juliana Novo is featured on the #28 issue of Sick Drummer Mag from USA, as the first woman to be interviewed on this magazine. They were interviewed by American Decibel Magazine on the Deciblog, and in Brazil on the Roadie Crew Magazine, also by Andreas Kisser on his Radio Show “Pegadas” on 89FM Radio, and by Vitão Bonesso on his radio show “Backstage” on Kiss 102.1FM Radio.
Their first european tour “Devastation tour” during Oct/Nov 2015 was successful, their sound got a great receptivity from the audience in countries like Poland, Holland, Germany, Belgium and Ireland, sharing the stage with bands such as Besatt and Fleshless, and being interviewed by a polish radio, receiving compliments for their different sound.
In 2017 the band is featured on the tribute “Going To Brazil…A Brazilian Tribute to Motörhead”, released and distributed worldwide by Secret Service Recs from UK. A brand new official video with their version for ‘Bomber’ is released in March 2018. This track will also be available as a bonus track on their upcoming album, to be released sometime in 2018.