Band MALIGNANT TUMOUR start in fall of 1991 in city of Ostrava, Czech Republic, not long after iron curtain was torn down. Together with few
other bands MALIGNANT TUMOUR was one of the first bands who show extreme music in their country. Band went through many of line-up
changes and released many recordings on different formats in D.I.Y. scene all around the world. In 2003 whole band line up changed, except
main brain of the band Bilos who is the only original member since band beginning, and style of music went to the direction of more metallic
crust‘n‘roll which is the music based on rock‘n‘roll style, pushed to the extreme. MALIGNANT TUMOUR released six full-lenght albums and tons
of other recordings on many different underground labels all around the world. The latest album called The Metallist was released by canadian/
belgian underground metal label UNREST RECORDS in autumn 2016.
dirty metallic crust‘n‘roll
MALIGNANT TUMOUR played over 1000 gigs in their history all around the Europe, North America, Canada and Asia. A lot of notable gigs
like OBSCENE EXTREME FESTIVAL (Czech and Japan), WITH FULL FORCE (Germany), WAY OF DARKNESS (Germany), MARYLAND DEATH FEST
(USA), HELL INSIDE (Germany), UNREST FEST (Canada), PARTY SAN OPEN AIR (Germany), BRUTAL ASSAULT (Czech), BLOODSHED FEST (Holland),
European tour with legendary POSSESSED, twice support for mighty SLAYER (Czech), COYOTE BRUTAL FEST (Russia) and many of self-made tours
around the Western and Eastern Europe.
> ALBUM OF THE YEAR 2010 (Earthshaker album) – winner of the Czech music GRAMMY Awards in category Hard and Heavy; nominated for
album of the year in Czech extreme music GRAMMY Awards.
> ALBUM OF THE YEAR 2008 (In Full Swing album) – winner of the czech extreme music GRAMMY Awards; nominated for album of the year
in Czech music GRAMMY Awards.
Walk As We Talk (2016), At Full Throttle (2014), Overdose & Overdrive (2013), Earthshaker (2010), We Are The Metal (2008), Dressed To Kill (2008),
Saddam Hussein Is Rock‘n‘Roll (2006), Clearance Of Century (2005)
Bilos [guitar/vocal], Šimek [bass/vox], Korál [guitar/vox], Bohdič [drums]
“The Metallist is the present for all true fans who knows what metal music is all about!”
“After first listen, in first minute you want to bite your fingers off…”
“Malignant Tumour‘s In Full Swing isn‘t original in any way, shape or form. What it is – it’s loud, fast and fun – and you can‘t ask for much
more than that.”
“So, you get full speed thrash, catchy rock-n-roll, hellraiser lyrics about truck driving, warfare, sex, and death, with grainy vocals that sound like
plate tectonics shifting, but with clear diction. Another great thing about Earthshaker is the vocalist‘s tone, alliteration, and diction. This is the
best album from any Czech band in history. Before anyone gets angry, I‘ll mention that the band is not exactly Czech. The band is from the region
around the city of Ostrava. They are ve