In June 2020 the band announced that that they were in the studio recording the new album. The members of Cannibal Corpse were originally inspired by thrash metal bands like Slayer and Kreator and other death metal bands such as Morbid Angel and Death. 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In response to accusations that his band's lyrics desensitize people to violence, Alex Webster argued death metal fans enjoy the music only because they know the violence depicted in its lyrics is not real: "I think people probably aren't that desensitized to it, you know including myself, like you know, we sing about all this stuff and you watch a movie where you know it's not real and it's no big deal, but if you really saw someone get their brains bashed in right in front of you, I think it would have a pretty dramatic impact on any human being you know what I mean? Cannibal Corpse was established 1988 by members from earlier Buffalo-area death metal bands; Beyond Death (Webster, Owen), Leviathan (Barnes), and Tirant Sin (Barnes, Rusay, Mazurkiewicz).  Despite this, when displayed in some stores, even the "uncensored" editions are censored manually. Musically, they were closest to Slayer, although more extreme metal bands like Death also played a role in their sound. In 1995, singer Chris Barnes was dismissed and was replaced by Monstrosity singer George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher. Cannibal Corpse was established 1988 by members from earlier Buffalo-area death metal bands; Beyond Death (Webster, Owen), Leviathan (Barnes), and Tirant Sin (Barnes, Rusay, Mazurkiewicz). However, they are all "restricted" and only sold to those over 18 years of age. " The gig in Nizhny Novgorod was stopped halfway through the set, after police conducted a search for drugs at the venue. ", Six of the eight planned shows from the band's 2014 Russian tour were canceled after protests from local Orthodox activists. Formed in December 1988, the band has released fourteen studio albums, two box sets, four video albums, and two live albums. In February 1993, founding member and guitarist Bob Rusay was dismissed from the group (after which he became a golf instructor) and was ultimately replaced by Malevolent Creation guitarist Rob Barrett. The band played its first show at Buffalo's River Rock Cafe in May 1989, shortly after recording a five-song thrash metal demo tape, Cannibal Corpse.  Evisceration Plague, Cannibal Corpse's eleventh studio album was released February 3, 2009, to a highly positive response from fans. We like gruesome, scary movies, and we want the lyrics to be like that. Even though we've got crazy entertainment now, our social realities are actually a bit more civilized than they were back then, I mean we're not hanging people or whipping them in the street and I think that's positive improvement for any society in my opinion. Evisceration Plague, Cannibal Corpse's eleventh studio album was released February 3, 2009, to a highly positive response from fans. The band has had several lineup changes. The band has had many line-up changes over the years. All Cannibal Corpse albums up to and including Tomb of the Mutilated were banned upon release from being sold or displayed in Germany due to their graphic cover art and disturbing lyrics; the band was also forbidden to play any songs from those albums while touring in Germany.