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AxeWound is a British-Canadian supergroup formed in 2012 comprising Liam Cormier of Cancer Bats on lead vocals, Matthew Tuck of Bullet for My Valentine on guitar and backing vocals, Mike Kingswood formerly of Glamour of the Kill on guitar, Joe Copcutt of Zoax and formerly of Rise to Remain playing bass and Jason Bowld of Bullet for My Valentine on drums.[2]

Photo taken at a Cancer Bats show in Barcelona on 22 June 2008
Background information
Years active2012–2013 (hiatus)
LabelsSearch and Destroy
Associated acts
WebsiteOfficial website

The band was officially unveiled on 1 May 2012 on the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show with their lead single, "Post Apocalyptic Party", premiered the same night, and made available for free download.[3] The same day, they were confirmed to sub-headline the Pepsi Max Third Stage at Download Festival 2012, on 8 June, underneath The Devin Townsend Project. Tuck announced that Avenged Sevenfold guitarist Synyster Gates will guest on the song title track of the debut album. It was confirmed in Kerrang! Magazine that the debut album would be entitled Vultures. It was also confirmed four track titles: "Vultures", "Post Apocalyptic Party", "Cold", and "Blood Money and Lies". AxeWound's debut album Vultures was released on 2 October.


Band membersEdit


AxeWound discography
Studio albums1
Music videos2

Studio albumsEdit

Year Album details Peak chart positions
2012 Vultures
  • Released: 1 October 2012
  • Label: Search and Destroy
  • Formats: CD, Download
"—" denotes a title that did not chart.

Music videosEdit

Year Title Album
2012 "Cold" Vultures


  1. ^ "AxeWound "Vultures" Album Review — 5 out of 5 stars". Artistdirect. 2012-09-27. Retrieved 2012-10-02.
  2. ^ "BFMV's Matt Tuck and Cancer Bats' Liam Cormier form new band AxeWound". NME. 2012-05-01. Retrieved 2012-05-01.
  3. ^ "Get a FREE download from AxeWound". AxeWound. 2012-05-01. Archived from the original on 2012-05-08. Retrieved 2012-05-01.

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