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Saille - Former Member Returns To The Band

Belgian symphonic black metallers Saille have issued the following announcement about the return of a former member: "Jonathan Vanderwal, former frontman of Saille, has rejoined the band, be it as guitarist this time. He replaces Yves Callaert, who left Saille recently. Jonathan took care of the guitars on both Irreversible Decay and the soon to be released successor (January 2013), it was therefore an obvious choice. Be prepared!"

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Band profile: Saille
Posted: 27.08.2012 by ArtiA | Comments (1)


Insision - Re-Recorded Song Online

"Exaggerated Torment", a newly recorded song from Swedish death metal outfit Insision is now available for streaming at this location. The song comes off the band's anniversary CD 15 Years Of Exaggerated Torment recorded earlier this year in January and released in May.

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Band profile: Insision
Posted: 27.08.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Shear - Part Ways With Bassist And Announce Replacement

Finland's power metal band Shear has recently parted ways with bassist Eerik Purdon and replaced him with Silver Ots (Dead Shape Figure, The Nibiruan, Amoral). The band is also writing new material for their next album.

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Source: shearofficial.com
Band profile: Shear
Posted: 27.08.2012 by ArtiA | Comments (0)


Ill Niño - Announce US Fall Tour

Nu metal band Ill Niño has announced a US Fall Tour, scheduled for September/October this year. Below you can see the string of tour dates confirmed so far, on which the band will promote their new upcoming release Epidemia, to be released on October 22nd via Victory Records. Support on the road will come from fellow Americans Static-X and Emmure.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Ill Niño
Posted: 26.08.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Krallice - New Album Available For Streaming

US black metallers Krallice are streaming their entire new opus Years Past Matter at their Bandcamp page. The album was officially self-released digitally and on CD yesterday. The vinyl edition will be available on October 16th through Gilead Media. Profound Lore Records says it is "one of the most incredible albums of the year". But is it really? Decide for yourself.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Krallice
Posted: 26.08.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (6)


Lethal - Guitarist Eric Cook Loses Battle With Cancer

Eric Cook, guitarist for the legendary power/progressive metal band Lethal, has lost his battle with cancer. The Kentucky-based band was founded by Tom Mallicoat and the Cook brothers, Eric and Glen. The band would go on to release two albums, Programmed in 1990 and Poison Seed in 1996.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Lethal
Posted: 26.08.2012 by Bad English | Comments (3)


WildeStarr - New Single Online For Streaming

In case you haven't yet heard that WildeStarr's new album A Tell Tale Heart is upon us, do not despair. We have got the news for you as it unfolds. The album is scheduled to be released on October 25th in Europe and five days later in North America through their new record label, Scarlet Records. A Tell Tale Heart is a concept album inspired by the work of the great Edgar Allan Poe, as the album title suggests.

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Band profile: WildeStarr
Posted: 26.08.2012 by BudDa | Comments (1)


Austere - Streaming Instrumental Tracks From Last Album

Australian black metal band Austere called it quits back in 2010, but member Tim Yatras has recently uploaded several instrumental versions of tracks from the band's final full-length To Lay Like Old Ashes. You can listen to the instrumental versions of those songs at their Soundcloud page.

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Source: soundcloud.com
Band profile: Austere
Posted: 26.08.2012 by ArtiA | Comments (0)


My Dying Bride - New Song Streaming Online

British doom metallers My Dying Bride have decided to give us a weekend treat. The brand new song "Kneel Till Doomsday" (edit) is now streaming at their official website. You can also download the song for free if you sign to the mailing list at the same location. This is the first taste off their forthcoming offering A Map Of All Our Failures, which will be hitting stores on October 15th in Europe and October 16th in North America through Peaceville Records.

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Source: mydyingbride.net
Band profile: My Dying Bride
Posted: 25.08.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (15)


Incantation - New Album Title Revealed

Death metallers Incantation have returned home after their Brazilian tour and European summer festivals. The band will now focus on their new album, which they have revealed will be titled Vanquish In Vengeance. It will be a conceptual album and the release date has been scheduled for November via Listenable Records.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Incantation
Posted: 25.08.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Scythia - New Song Online

Canadian folk metal band Scythia is streaming online the new track "Sailor's Accolade". The song appears on the band's forthcoming EP For The Bear, which is due for release on September 25th, 2012. You can listen to the song below, which is also available as a free download here. More EP details were previously reported here.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Scythia
Posted: 25.08.2012 by ArtiA | Comments (0)


Grave - Entire New Album Streaming Online

A full stream of Grave's new album Endless Procession Of Souls is now available at invisibleoranges.com. Check it out and let us know what you think of this death metal offering. Endless Procession Of Souls will be released on August 27th in Europe (August 28th in North America) via Century Media Records. More album details here.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Grave
Posted: 25.08.2012 by BudDa | Comments (1)


Eïs - New Song Online

German black metal band Eïs, together with Prophecy Productions, have uploaded a brand new song entitled "Auf kargen Klippen". You can check it out below. The song comes off Eïs new upcoming album Wetterkreuz, which has been scheduled for release about 5 weeks from now.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Eïs
Posted: 25.08.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Nadja - Streaming New Track

Canadian drone metal duo Nadja have released a new track, titled "One Sense Alone", for streaming on their Bandcamp page. The track is from their upcoming album Dagdrøm, to be released on October 30th, and features live drums from Mac McNeilly of The Jesus Lizard. Listen to the track here. Dagdrøm will be out via Broken Spine Productions on CD and LP and with a special 2CD version available in Japan only from Daymare Records.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Nadja
Posted: 25.08.2012 by Red_Travis | Comments (7)


The Answer - Sign With Napalm Records, Swiss Tour With Gotthard

Official press release:

Napalm is extremely proud to announce the signing of The Answer! The Northern Irish hard rock outfit has convinced numerous fans and music critics with their melodic tunes, soulful riffing, catchy refrains and energetic live shows including a highly acclaimed support tour with AC/DC. A new album is scheduled for a 2013 release! In addition, the band is confirmed as the special guest on the Gotthard Swiss Tour. Please see below for the dates!

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Source: myspace.com
Band profile: The Answer
Posted: 25.08.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (1)