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Colonel Blast

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Formed in the North-West of England in 2008, Colonel Blast have spent two years perfecting their aggressive sound and earning a reputation for their ferocious live act, supporting acts such as Ted Maul and Amputated. In 2010 Colonel Blast’s line up evolved with the introduction of Hecate Enthroned guitarist Andy Milnes, ensuring their live sound is even heavier than before.

Debut album 'For the Greater Good' is released on Condate Records on 7th June and is a crushing slab of Metal, heavier than a herd of elephants strapped to a Boeing 747. Read more on

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Season’s Bleedings 2010-2011: Colonel Blast

December 21st, 2010

Ben Whitfield might be all about middle-finger brutality when he plays guitar for Colonel Blast, but at heart he’s just a softy who dreams about his favourite stuffed toys. Awww, bless!

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When did you find out Santa Claus wasn’t real and how did it happen?
My drunk uncle used to come in and touch me then leave a gift under the guise of Santa Claus. It was only when I put two and two together and realized that Christmas wasn’t every Thursday night when he baby sat that I knew.

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