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Horseback - New Song Streaming Online

"Ahriman", a brand new song from US ambient noise act Horseback is currently streaming online and you can listen to it below. The song comes off their upcoming full-length album Half Blood, due out on May 8th through Relapse Records. More album details were previously reported here.

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Source: relapse.com
Posted: 22.03.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


Veil Of Maya - New Lyric Video Online

US metalcore outfit Veil Of Maya has posted online a new lyric video for the song "Punisher", available for viewing below. The song is taken from the band's newly released album Eclipse, which hit stores on February 28th via Sumerian Records.

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Posted: 22.03.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


Paradise Lost - Release New Video

"Honesty In Death", the brand new video from British gothic metallers Paradise Lost has premiered at this location. It was directed by Matt Green. The song is taken from the band's upcoming album Tragic Idol, scheduled for release through Century Media on April 23rd in Europe and April 24th in North America. More album details here.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Paradise Lost
Posted: 21.03.2012 by DaMaGeR | Comments (6)


Carach Angren - Unveil New Album Cover Art And Tracklist

Dutch symphonic black metallers Carach Angren have revealed some new details about their upcoming release Where The Corpses Sink Forever, due out on May 18th via Season Of Mist. You can see the album artwork (created by Erik Wijnands) below, together with the full tracklist. More album details were previously reported here.

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Source: carach-angren.nl
Band profile: Carach Angren
Posted: 21.03.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (9)


Galneryus - Upcoming DVD Trailer Online

Japanese power metallers Galneryus have released the trailer for their upcoming DVD entitled Phoenix Living In The Rising Sun, which can be viewed below. The DVD will be released on March 28th and the main performance was recorded at Shibuya AX last year.

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Source: galneryusyumacher.com
Band profile: Galneryus
Posted: 21.03.2012 by Flower Metal | Comments (3)


High On Fire - New Song Online

"Bloody Knuckles". a brand-new song from US stoner trio High On Fire can now be streamed on Spin.

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Source: spin.com
Band profile: High On Fire
Posted: 21.03.2012 by Azoic | Comments (3)


Tool - Plan To Record New Album In June/July

Danny Carey, the drummer of US progressive metal act Tool, has stated in a recent interview with his drum sponsors Vic Firth that the band plans to start the tracking for their new album in June/July. He speculates that recording, mixing and mastering could take around four months and so the record could be ready at the end of the year.

This album would mark Tool's first release in six years, since 2006's 10,000 Days. You can watch the full video interview with Danny Carey at this location.

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Source: vicfirth.com
Band profile: Tool
Posted: 21.03.2012 by Unhealer | Comments (32)


Kreator - Unveil Phantom Antichrist Limited Edition Artwork

Legendary German thrashers Kreator have unveiled the exclusive new artwork for the special edition, two-disc digipak version including a bonus DVD of their forthcoming new album Phantom Antichrist, which is scheduled for release on June 1st in Europe and June 5th in North America through Nuclear Blast Records. More album details were previously reported here and here.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Kreator
Posted: 21.03.2012 by Angelic Storm | Comments (12)


As I Lay Dying - Writing New Album

US metalcore outfit As I Lay Dying are currently writing new material for the follow-up to 2010's album The Powerless Rise.

The following statement was issued by their label: "As I Lay Dying are currently writing their fifth album and are preparing to enter the studio this April. The producer, title, art and all other details will be released over the next few months. Fans can expect to hear new material this summer as the band performs as part of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival."

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 21.03.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (7)


Mötley Crüe - Co-Headlining North American Tour With Kiss Announced

US rockers Mötley Crüe have announced an extensive North American tour with Kiss this summer. "The Tour", as it's called, takes place from July to September. Tickets for the tour will go on sale beginning Friday, March 23rd at http://www.ticketmaster.com and http://www.livenation.com. Both bands will have fan club pre-sales beginning today, March 21st at 10am. This is the first time Kiss and Mötley Crüe will share a stage since 1982.

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Source: motley.com
Band profile: Mötley Crüe
Event: Kiss + Mötley Crüe: North America Tour 2012
Posted: 21.03.2012 by ArgoP | Comments (5)


Mnemic - Announce European Tour

Danish modern metallers Mnemic will be teaming up with their fellow countrymen Raunchy to kick off the Electric March Over Europe tour in May. This will be the first of many tours to come related to the release of their new album Mnemesis, that will hit stores in the summer via Nuclear Blast Records.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Mnemic
Event: Mnemic: Electric March Over Europe Tour 2012
Posted: 21.03.2012 by ravendeath | Comments (0)


Crystallion - Band Parts Ways With Keyboardist

German power metallers Crystallion have parted ways with their keyboardist Manuel Schallinger. The band posted the following statement on their MySpace: "After almost ten years in the band, Manuel has decided to leave Crystallion for professional reasons. We wish Manuel all the best for his future projects. For the time being, the band will continue without keyboards. All gigs will be played as scheduled."

No updates are available yet on the band's upcoming album.

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Source: myspace.com
Band profile: Crystallion
Posted: 21.03.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Titans Eve - Reveal New Album Artwork

Canadian thrash metallers Titans Eve have revealed the cover artwork for the band's new album titled Life Apocalypse, which can be viewed below. The band plans to release the new album this spring/summer.

The band posted the following on their MySpace page: "Here is the art provided by Bjoern Goosses of Killustrations designs. This man is a mastermind and highly recommended by us. Just something to look at until your hear the killer recordings! Stay tuned everyone, it's gonna be epic!"

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Source: facebook.com
Posted: 21.03.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (0)


Meshuggah - New Song Online

"I Am Colossus", a brand-new track from Swedish technical thrash metallers Meshuggah can now be streamed and downloaded on Scion A/V.

A limited edition 7" will be available in black, clear, yellow, and white vinyl, and given away for free on Meshuggah's upcoming tour, The Ophidian Trek, courtesy of Scion A/V.

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Source: scionav.com
Band profile: Meshuggah
Posted: 20.03.2012 by Azoic | Comments (16)


Decapitated - Premiere New Video

Polish technical death metallers Decapitated have premiered their new music video for the song "Pest" exclusively at this location. The video was shot on February 10th with Grupa 13 in charge of production and it was directed by Dariusz Szermanowicz. "Pest" comes off the band's latest output Carnival Is Forever, released last year via Nuclear Blast.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 20.03.2012 by CHEF METAL HEAD | Comments (13)