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Enslaved - New Album Tracklist Revealed

We are beginning to know more about Enslaved's new album bit by bit. Now the Norwegian metallers have revealed Riitiir's tracklist. Riitiir, which will be their twelfth studio album, is due out in Europe on September 28th and in North America on October 9th through Nuclear Blast.

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Posted: 21.07.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (9)


Mors Principium Est - Sign Australian Deal With Truth Inc Records

Truth Inc Records Australia have signed melodic death/thrash act Mors Principium Est from Finland. The label will be releasing the band's forthcoming new album in December throughout Australia. The band previously signed with the German label AFM Records for Europe and the US. The Marquee Records/Avalon label will release their new album in Japan, Korea and Taiwan.

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Posted: 21.07.2012 by DEATH666 | Comments (2)


Phil Anselmo - Two Solo Tracks To Be Available On Split With Warbeast

As previously reported, Phil Anselmo (Down, Pantera) has been working on his solo project over the last few years. It has now been revealed that Phil's solo songs will be featured in a split with Dallas Ft. Worth's Warbeast tentatively due out in late September. The two songs that Phil will contribute with will also be featured on his solo album Walk Through Exits Only. The Warbeast previously unreleased songs "IT" and "Birth Of A Psyco" will be exclusive to the split even though the Texas thrash band just finished recording their second album.

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Band profile: Down
Posted: 21.07.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


Striker - New Video Online

"Let It Burn", the brand new video from Canadian speed thrashers Striker has debuted exclusively at this location. The song is taken from the band's upcoming new album - Armed To The Teeth, which will see a worldwide release on July 27th via Napalm Records.

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Posted: 21.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (1)


Thaurorod - Part Ways With Singer, Looking For Replacement

Finnish prog/power band Thaurorod has parted ways with their singer Michele Luppi. In a statement, the band said: "Unfortunately we have had to let Luppi go as he don't have enough time for Thaurorod and we just see it impossible to go on with him. He is an phenomenal vocalist and we wanted to give him time to complete his duties with Thaurorod. Finally we realized that a right thing to do is to continue with someone more motivated who shares the same passion and hunger to go on with Thaurorod as the rest of the band."

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Posted: 21.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)


!T.O.O.H.! - Josef "Humanoid" Vesely Diagnosed With Schizophrenia

Bad news from the !T.O.O.H.! camp. The band's vocalist and guitarist, Josef "Humanoid" Vesely, has been diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. The band informed us via their Facebook page. Despite that, the band has completed the writing process for their forthcoming album, which they expect to start recording around September/October.

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Posted: 20.07.2012 by BoxCar Willy | Comments (32)


Serpentine Path - Release Debut Album Trailer

You can now check out the trailer for US doom/death metal act Serpentine Path's self-titled debut album below. The trailer features a sample of the song "Crotalus Horridus Horridus". The band, which has been dubbed by some as doom's next big thing, will release their self-titled album on September 11th via Relapse Records.

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Posted: 20.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Coffins - New Song Online

Japanese death/doom metal band Coffins are streaming the brand new song "Reborn", which is now available at MetalSucks. The song was exclusively recorded for Decibel Magazine's Flexi-Series and mastered at Noise Room Studio, October 2011. The band also has a new album coming up scheduled to drop either later this year or early 2013.

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Posted: 20.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Primordial - US Mini-Tour Announced

Irish blackened folk metal band Primordial has announced that they will headline a US mini-tour this September. This tour will also include the appearance at this year's ProgPower USA XIII in Atlanta. Support on the tour, except on the ProgPower USA XIII festival, will come from While Heaven Wept and Cormorant.

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Event: Primordial: US Autumn Tour 2012
Posted: 20.07.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (5)


Dying Fetus - Streaming Bonus Track

"Dead Whores Love To Fuck", a bonus track from death metallers Dying Fetus' latest album Reign Supreme is streaming exclusively at this location. This song is only available on the deluxe iTunes edition of Reign Supreme, which hit stores on June 19th through Relapse Records.

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Posted: 20.07.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (4)


Hate Eternal - Announce South/Central American Tour

US brutal death metal titans Hate Eternal have announced a week-long tour that will take them through Central America and into South America. The band's first-ever trip to these countries begins with a September 1st show in Mexico City, Mexico, as part of the UltraMetal festival and concludes with a September 8th stop in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. Hate Eternal is touring in support of its latest full-length, Phoenix Amongst The Ashes.

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Posted: 20.07.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Xandria - Part Ways With Bassist

Nils Middelhauve has parted ways with German symphonic metal outfit Xandria. You will do well to remember that Nils sat out the band's European Tour last April due to an injured finger. The bassist has however decided to quit the band.

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Posted: 20.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (1)


A Forest Of Stars - Entire New Album Available For Streaming

A Shadowplay For Yesterdays, the new album from British black metallers A Forest Of Stars sees its release today, July 20th, via Lupus Lounge/ Prophecy Productions. The band together with their record label have offered up the entire album for streaming online. You can check it out at this location.

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Posted: 20.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (10)


Dawn Of Ashes - Reveal First Details About New Album

Industrial metal band Dawn Of Ashes from the US has recently announced on their Facebook page that their new full-length album will be titled Anathema and will contain guest vocals by Psyclon Nine's frontman Nero Bellum.

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Posted: 20.07.2012 by Neroese | Comments (0)


Saille - Begin Recording New Album

Belgian melodic black metallers Saille have entered Shumcot Studios in Aartrijke (Belgium) with producer Reinier Schenk (Gorath, Fleshmould) to begin recording their new as yet untitled album, set for a January 2013 release via Code666 Records. This will be the follow-up to their debut album Irreversible Decay.

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Band profile: Saille
Posted: 19.07.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (2)