Napalm Death are going to release a rarities compilation. It will be a 2xCD/2xLP set called Coded Smears And More Uncommon Slursand will be out Marcg 2018 via Century Media. The release covers non-album cuts and unreleased songs from the band's 2004-2016 period. The band has stated that they plan to begin work on a new studio LP in 2018. They released Apex Predator - Easy Meat in 2015.