Country: Switzerland
Genre: Avantgarde Black Metal
Active since: 2009
Current label: Prosthetic Records
Full length releases:
-Sic Lvceat Lvx (2010)
-Contradiction (2014)
-Triangle (2016)
-The Maldoror Chants: Hermaphrodite (2017)

Short bio: Having been active for almost a decade, Switzerland’s Schammasch have been working on the fringes of black metal creating a unusual sounds and ensuring that the esoteric nature of their avant-garde style is at the forefront of their music. Triangle (2016) was a three disc opus that saw them invited to Roadburn Festival before releasing an EP based on the surreal works of the Comte de Lautréamont and the band reaching into ambient and ritualistic territory.

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Upcoming shows

03-08-2019SchammaschRockstadt Extreme FestBrasovRomania
13-12-2019SchammaschDecibel Metal & Beer Festival: Los AngelesSanta AnaUnited States
02-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CaronteViper RoomViennaAustria
03-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CaronteClub SeilerstrasseZwickauGermany
04-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CaronteHedonZwolleThe Netherlands
05-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CaronteP60AmstelveenThe Netherlands
06-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CaronteThe Dome Tuffnell ParkLondonUnited Kingdom
07-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CaronteAlbert'sNottinghamUnited Kingdom
08-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CarontePetit BainParisFrance
09-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CaronteZappaAntwerpBelgium
10-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CaronteMS Connexion ComplexMannheimGermany
11-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CaronteZwischenbauRostockGermany
12-01-2020Enthroned / Schammasch / CaronteNuke ClubBerlinGermany