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Dew-Scented - Premiere New Single, Unveil New Album Tracklist

"Sworn To Obey", a brand new song from German thrashers Dew-Scented has premiered and can be streamed below.

"Sworn To Obey" is taken from the band's upcoming album entitled Icarus, scheduled for release on July 27th in Germany, Switzerland and Austria, July 30th in the rest of Europe via Metal Blade Records and July 31st in North America via Prosthetic Records.

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Source: dew-scented.net
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Posted: 05.06.2012 by BudDa | Comments (4)


Periphery - New Song Online

"Make Total Destroy", a new song from US progressive/djent outfit Periphery is now available for your streaming pleasure below. The song is the first taste and single off the band's forthcoming album entitled Periphery II: This Time It's Personal, which is set to be released on July 3rd via Sumerian Records. More details about the album were previously posted here.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 05.06.2012 by BudDa | Comments (4)


King Of Asgard - Unveil New Album Cover And Tracklist, First Single Streaming

After revealing the first details about their new album ...to North, Swedish viking folk metallers King Of Asgard have now unveiled the new release cover art and tracklist. The artwork is an oil on panel created by artist Mattias Frisk. "The Nine Worlds Burn", the first single off the follow-up to 2010's debut Fi'mbulvintr, is also available for streaming below. The album will come out on July 31st via Metal Blade.

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Source: metalblade.com
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Posted: 05.06.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Slipknot - Launch Own Music Festival In August

Yesterday Slipknot promised that they would make a big announcement today and it was true. The American alternative metallers will launch their first annual Knotfest, which will take place in August.

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Source: slipknot1.com
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Posted: 04.06.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (20)


Månegarm - Violinist Janne Liljekvist Leaves The Band

Violinist Janne Liljekvist has left Swedish viking metallers Månegarm on permanent basis due to lack of motivation. The band commented on his departure via their Facebook page: "It's of course unfortunate after almost 15 years together, but it's also an unsustainable situation if 1 out of 5 can't find the motivation and put the effort into the band that is needed to move forward."

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 04.06.2012 by Vombatus | Comments (7)


Guns N' Roses - Slash T-Shirts Banned From London Show

It seems that apparently not only is Slash not welcome at any Guns N' Roses shows, but neither are Slash T-shirts.

According to British music magazine NME, a fan at GNR's May 31 concert at London's O2 Arena, who showed up a wearing a Slash T-shirt, was forced by security to remove his shirt at the door. The concertgoer, 18-year-old James Revell, grudgingly abided and entered the venue bare-chested.

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Source: music.yahoo.com
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Posted: 04.06.2012 by LeChron James | Comments (35)


Marillion - New Album Cover Art Unveiled

Legendary progressive rockers Marillion have recently revealed the artwork for the band's upcoming album, Sounds That Can't Be Made, due to be released later this year in September via Racket Records. The tracklist for the band's seventeenth full-length studio album is yet to be revealed, but check the new album artwork below, designed by Simon Ward.

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Source: marillion.com
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Posted: 04.06.2012 by AndMetalForAll | Comments (2)


Galadriel - Reveal New Album Artwork

The wait is over for fans of Slovak doom metal band Galadriel. Five years after the release of Renascence Of Ancient Spirit, the band is in the recording studio again. The new album is called The 7th Queen Enthroned and it will be released in September by Gothoom Productions. For now, the band has unveiled the cover of their forthcoming record, which can be seen below.

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Source: galadriel.sk
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Posted: 04.06.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Trivium - Announce European Tour Dates With As I Lay Dying

US metalcore/thrash metallers Trivium have announced new European dates for October/November, where they will be joined by co-headliners As I Lay Dying and with support from Caliban and Upon A Burning Body. This is only the first set of dates and more shows are expected to be announced soon.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 03.06.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (10)


The Agonist - New Album Available For Streaming

Prisoners, the new studio album from Canadian metalcore band The Agonist is now streaming in full exclusively at Loudwire.com. The album will be released on June 4th in Europe and June 5th in North America via Century Media Records. More details about the album, including the tracklist can be found here.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 03.06.2012 by BudDa | Comments (4)


Eyefear - New Sample Track Online

"Legions", a new sample song is now online and can be streamed on Australian progressive metallers Eyefear's Facebook page. The song should be on the band's upcoming album entitled The Inception Of Darkness. No specific date has been set for the album release yet. "Eyes Of Madness", another new song which will be featured on the new album, is still streaming at the same location. More album details were earlier reported here.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Eyefear
Posted: 03.06.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Shadowsphere - Entire New Album Streaming Online

Inferno, the newest offering from Portuguese gothenburg outfit Shadowsphere is currently streaming in its entirety at this location. Inferno is the band's third full-length album and was released internationally on June 1st.

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Posted: 03.06.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Prayers Of Sanity - New Song Online

"To Kill Or To Be Killed", a new song from Portuguese thrashers Prayers Of Sanity is now available for streaming below. The song is taken from the band's new album Confrontations, which was self-released on June 1st and is the follow-up to 2009's debut Religion Blindness.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 03.06.2012 by BudDa | Comments (2)


In Solitude - New Video Online

"To Her Darkness", the new video from Swedish heavy metallers In Solitude has premiered exclusively and is streaming at Pitchfork.com. Alternatively, you can watch it below. The video was directed by Johan Bååth. The song comes off the band's 2011 album The World. The Flesh. The Devil, released last May via Metal Blade Records.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 03.06.2012 by BudDa | Comments (3)


Candlemass - Part Ways With Vocalist, Replacement Announced

Swedish doom metallers Candlemass have parted ways with vocalist Robert Lowe. The band released the following statement on the changes: "We are sorry to inform you that Robert Lowe is no longer the singer for Candlemass. It has been a very difficult decision for the band and has mainly to do with the quality of the live performances."

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Source: candlemass.se
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Posted: 02.06.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (20)