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Cattle Decapitation - To Tour N. America With Revocation, Full Of Hell & Artificial Brain

Cattle Decapitation have announced a new headlining tour for this autumn with Revocation, Full Of Hell and Artificial Brain. "The North American Extinction Tour Part II: Inhuman Beings" will begin on October 10th in Los Angeles, California and is scheduled to conclude on November 20th in Las Vegas, Nevada. Thanatology will be opening the first 3 dates, taking the place of Full Of Hell.

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Source: metalblade.com
Band profile: Cattle Decapitation
Posted: 28.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (1)


Cormorant - Release Track From New Album

After weeks of teasing on their Facebook page, progressive black metal masters Cormorant have finally decided to drop a new tune from their upcoming album, Diaspora, their first album in 3 years and a follow up to the highly acclaimed Earth Diver. The 10-minute song is called "Preserved In Ash".

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Source: decibelmagazine.com
Band profile: Cormorant
Posted: 28.06.2017 by Gothmog_Motsham | Comments (1)


Europe - To Release Anniversary Show 2CD/DVD

On July 21st 2017, Swedish hard rockers, Europe, will share their unique 30th Anniversary performance of The Final Countdown from London's legendary Roundhouse on November 12th 2016, which was captured by Patric Ullaeus from rEvolver Film Company AB. You can watch the trailer below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Europe
Posted: 28.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (0)


Maryland Deathfest 2018 - First Bands Confirmed

The first 25 bands have already been confirmed for Maryland Deathfest XVI! The annual event is taking place in Baltimore on May 24-27, 2018. The venues that will be used in 2018 will be the same as this year. Rams Head Live and Baltimore Soundstage will be used all 4 days and vendors will be set up at Power Plant Live. Some of the biggest names announced so far include Bloodbath, Eyehategod, God Dethroned and Evoken.

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Source: en-gb.facebook.com
Event: Maryland Deathfest XVI
Posted: 28.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Shadowside - Announce New Album

Brazilian metal band Shadowside, featuring former HammerFall bassist Magnus Rosén, revealed details about their upcoming album today. After the highly praised Inner Monster Out, in 2012, the band announces their brand new work Shades Of Humanity, marking the official debut of their new bassist Magnus Rosén. Check out the cover art and tracklist below.

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Source: shadowside.ws
Band profile: Shadowside
Posted: 28.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Obscure Sphinx - Part Ways With Guitarist

Polish female fronted sludge/post-metallers Obscure Sphinx have shocked fans by announcing that they have parted ways with longtime guitarist Tomasz "Yony" Jońca. Yony has been part of Obscure Sphinx for the last eight years and has contributed his share to the band's three full-length releases.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Obscure Sphinx
Posted: 27.06.2017 by Paz | Comments (3)


Paradise Lost - Reveal 'Medusa' Tracklist And Song Snippet

Paradise Lost are about to drop their newest record on September 1st entitled Medusa. However, the British metallers are already giving us a little taste from the album by revealing a snippet for the upcoming single "The Longest Winter" as well as showing the tracklist for the upcoming album. Check out the clip below and lay your eyes on the provided artwork.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Paradise Lost
Posted: 27.06.2017 by The Underdog | Comments (3)


Blind Guardian - Release 'Twilight Of The Gods' Live Video

German power metallers Blind Guardian are about to release their first live record in 14 years. Live Beyond The Spheres, a package filled with 22 songs, will be released on July 7th and guides the fans not only through the band's all-time classics such as "The Bard's Song (In The Forest)" or "Mirror Mirror", but also presents rarely performed songs like "And Then There Was Silence". Today, you can watch the live video of "Twilight Of The Gods", from their latest album, Beyond The Red Mirror.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Blind Guardian
Posted: 27.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Infestus - Update On New Album, To Release Limited Tape

One-man black metal band Infestus has been quiet for some time but mastermind Moloc has now given a new sign of life and explained what he has been up to. He has been working on a new album but several injuries have delayed the recording process. However, there is a special release coming your way: the tape version of their latest opus, The Reflecting Void, limited to 100 copies.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Infestus
Posted: 27.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Antigama - To Record New EP And Album

Antigama have been busy forging new material and fans can expect plenty of new releases coming from the Polish experimental metallers soon. The band is in the process of making a new album which will be recorded in early 2018. In the meantime, they are going to the studio to make a new EP as well titled Depressant. The session will begin next week at JNS Studio with Paweł 'Janos' Grabowski on the mixing board.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Antigama
Posted: 27.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Latitudes - Working On New Album

Post-metallers Latitudes are working on a new album to follow Old Sunlight, released last year. The U.K. group is hard at work finishing the writing of their 4th album and expect to have this completed in the coming months with studio time planned for early 2018.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Latitudes
Posted: 27.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Auri - New Band Feat. Tuomas Holopainen, Troy Donockley

A new band, Auri, has just been introduced and it might interest Nightwish fans. The Finnish singer Johanna Kurkela (Sonata Arctica, Tuomas Holopainen) lent her voice, while Troy Donockley and Tuomas Holopainen cast their spells with various other instruments. Using selected guest musicians and friends, the album finally takes its form under the direction of sound engineer Tim Oliver, all within 'Real World' studios in Southern England.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Nightwish
Posted: 26.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (10)


Officium Triste - Release Cover Song

Dutch death doom metal band Officium Triste have shared a song online. While they are working hard on a new album, the band recorded the cover "The Weight Of The World". It's a cover off of 2007 Editors album An End Has A Start. The track is available as a free download from their Bandcamp page. It is also the first recording with the current line-up. Enjoy!

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Source: officiumtriste.bandcamp.com
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Posted: 26.06.2017 by Bad English | Comments (4)


Alter Bridge - Release Live Performance Video

Alter Bridge are hitting European festival and club stages right now. Just recently, they announced the release of a new live album and rarities collection called Live At The O2 Arena + Rarities which captures one of the biggest moments of the band's career, when they played their show at London's O2 Arena on November 24th, 2016. The band put together a clip with some of the finest moments of this landmark performance with the background music of their The Last Hero track "Cradle To The Grave". Watch it here.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Alter Bridge
Posted: 26.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Andras - To Release New Album, Unveil Lyric Video

German cult black metal band Andras is coming back again. Seven years after their last album, Warlord, Andras return on October 10th 2017 with a new album. They just announced a full-length called Reminiszenzen to be released by Einheit Produktionen. Here is a lyric video for the first song "Altar der Finsternis" (Altar of Darkness). Check it out below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Andras
Posted: 26.06.2017 by Black Emperor | Comments (0)