CONTROL DENIED - New Rare Demo From The Fragile Art Of Existence Reissue Streaming At

November 5, 2010, 6 years ago

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The reissue of CONTROL DENIED’s legendary first album, The Fragile Art of Existence, will see its official Canadian release date next Tuesday, November 9th.

The 1996 demo of the track 'Expect The Unexpected' is currently streaming online at - head to the left-hand-side of the site to launch KnuckleTracks Online Audio Player.

Originally released in 1999, The Fragile Art of Existence has been remastered, re-packaged and features liner notes from drummer Richard Christy, never-before-seen photographs, as well as over an hour of previously unreleased demo and rehearsal tracks.


Two versions of ‘The Fragile Art of Existence’ reissue are available. The worldwide version is a two-CD set including the original album plus a bonus CD of early demo material. The second version is limited to 1,000 copies and is a three-disc set including an extra bonus disc of demo tracks. The complete track listing of songs included in the three-disc set can be found below and photos of the packaging are also available. This special reissue package is available exclusively via now.

The Fragile Art Of Existence Deluxe 3-Disc Reissue tracklist:

Disc 1:


'Breaking The Broken'

'Expect The Unexpected'

'What If...?'

'When The Link Becomes Missing'


'Cut Down'

'The Fragile Art Of Existence'

Disc 2:

'Consumed' (1999 Demos)

'When The Link Becomes Missing' (1999 Demos)

'The Fragile Art Of Existence' (1999 Demos)

'Breaking The Broken' (1999 Demos)

'Breaking The Broken' (1999 Demos) with Chuck Schuldiner on Vocals

'Believe' (1997 Demo)

'What If…?' (1997 Demo)

'Cut Down' (1997 Demo)

'Tune Of Evil' (Comedy Demo)

Disc 3:

'What If...?' (1996 Demos)

'Cut Down' (1996 Demos)

'Expect The Unexpected' (1996 Demos)

'Believe' (1996 Demos)

'The Fragile Art Of Existence' (1996 Demos)

'What If...?' (1996 Demos)

'Expect The Unexpected' (1996 Demos) with Chuck Schuldiner on Vocals

'What If...?' (1996 Demos) with Chuck Schuldiner on Vocals

'Cut Down' (1996 Demos) with Chuck Schuldiner on Vocals

As previously reported, many classic album art designs will follow in the coming months, making some highly sought-after designs available officially for the first time in years. Stay tuned to, the official Death / Control Denied / Chuck Schuldiner website, and for more information.


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