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Decrepit Birth - Drops Off European Tour, Replaced By Fleshgod Apocalypse

In a short Facebook update by the tour mates, Canadian technical death metallers Archspire, it's said that US brutal/technical death metallers Decrepit Birth have officially dropped off the bill for the upcoming The Decimation Of Europe Tour, featuring Polish technical death metallers Decapitated and Belgian brutal death metallers Aborted amongst others.

However, replacement for Decrepit Birth is set to be Italy's brutal/symphonic death metallers Fleshgod Apocalypse.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decrepit Birth
Event: The Decimation Of Europe Tour
Posted: 22.09.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (4)


Three - Two New Songs Online

Metal Sucks is hosting an exclusive premiere of US progressive rock act Three's latest single "React" at this location. The track is taken from Three's new album The Ghost You Gave To Me, which will be released October 11th via Metal Blade Records. Below you can also listen to the song "Numbers", to be featured on the new album as well. The album was recorded at Applehead Studios (Coheed And Cambria, Morningwood, Straylight Run) in Woodstock, NY.

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Source: theband3.com
Band profile: Three
Posted: 22.09.2011 by LonesomeRider | Comments (2)


Mystic Prophecy - New Song Streaming Online

German power metal band Mystic Prophecy is currently streaming a brand new song, "Ravenlord", online. You can listen to it below. The song is off of the band's upcoming seventh album, Raven Lord, to be released on November 25th via Massacre Records.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Mystic Prophecy
Posted: 22.09.2011 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Machine Head - Hosting Free Listening Parties For The New Album

In celebration of their upcoming release, Unto The Locust, Machine Head will be attending several listening parties across the country. Fans will be able to listen to the new album in its entirety as well as hang out with the band. Attendance is free for all events.

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Source: machinehead1.com
Band profile: Machine Head
Posted: 22.09.2011 by pisymbol | Comments (1)


Kvelertak - New Video Online

Norwegian black metal punk artists Kvelertak have released a new video for the track "Blodtorst" directed by Torjus Førre Erfjord, which can be viewed at this location.

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Source: metalhammer.co.uk
Band profile: Kvelertak
Posted: 22.09.2011 by pisymbol | Comments (1)


W.A.S.P. - 30th Anniversary World Tour Announced

US heavy metallers W.A.S.P. have announced that on September 21st, 2012 they will begin the 30 Years Of Thunder anniversary tour starting in the United Kingdom and continue worldwide.

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Source: bravewords.com
Band profile: W.A.S.P.
Posted: 22.09.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (8)


Wolvhammer - New Song Online

"Shadowhorn", a brand-new song from US blackened sludge crusters Wolvhammer can now be streamed on BrooklynVegan.com.

Another new song, entitled "Writhe", can be streamed at the same location.

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Source: brooklynvegan.com
Posted: 21.09.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (0)


Dragonland - New Album Details Revealed

Swedish power metallers Dragonland will release their new album - the third part of the "Dragonland Chronicle" trilogy - on November 18th via AFM Records. Musical actor Fred Johanson will play the role of the antagonist, with all three singers from Amaranthe - Elize Ryd, Jake E. and Andy Solveström - also set to make appearances. The visual artist from million-selling PC game "The Witcher", Damian Bajowski, will provide artwork for the album. He will be responsible for the cover and also make illustrations for the various locations in the saga.

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Source: roadrunnerrecords.com
Band profile: Dragonland
Posted: 21.09.2011 by LonesomeRider | Comments (9)


Autumn - Announce New Album Details, New Song Online

Dutch symphonic metal/rock outfit Autumn have announced their upcoming fifth album titled Cold Comfort, to be released November 8th via Metal Blade Records and 4th/7th in Europe. Cold Comfort, their third album on Metal Blade Records, offers a collection of striking songs blended into a diverse and yet surprisingly compact album, one that Autumn considers to be their most personal and meaningful to date.

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Source: metalblade.com
Band profile: Autumn
Posted: 21.09.2011 by BudDa | Comments (3)


Brutal Truth - New Album Streaming Online

End Time, the brand-new upcoming album by US grinders Brutal Truth can now be streamed in its entirety on Hails And Horns.

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Source: hailsandhorns.com
Band profile: Brutal Truth
Posted: 21.09.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (0)


Krisiun - New Song Online

"The Will To Potency", a brand-new song from Brazilian brutal death metallers Krisiun can now be streamed on Terrorizer and in the YouTube-video below.

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Source: truecultheavymetal.com
Band profile: Krisiun
Posted: 21.09.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (8)


Opeth - Bonus Track Streaming Online

Hot Topic is now exclusively streaming at this location one of the bonus tracks entitled "Pyre" off of the deluxe edition of Opeth's latest release Heritage, which came out on September 20th on Roadrunner Records. Alternatively, you can listen to it below. More details about the deluxe edition of Heritage can be found here. "Pyre" is one of two bonus tracks found on the Heritage Limited Edition CD/DVD and the Heritage CD/DVD/2LP Box Set.

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Source: opeth.com
Band profile: Opeth
Posted: 21.09.2011 by pisymbol | Comments (11)


Judas Priest - To Release Special Compilation Album

British heavy metal legends Judas Priest announced the release of a special compilation album entitled The Chosen Few. The songs were chosen by some of the biggest names of the hard rock/heavy metal world, who picked their favorite Judas Priest songs for the band's forthcoming compilation album. The Chosen Few will be out October 11th via Legacy/Sony.

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Source: judaspriest.com
Band profile: Judas Priest
Posted: 21.09.2011 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (12)


Five Finger Death Punch - New Video Online

"Under And Over It", the new video clip from US metal outfit Five Finger Death Punch, has premiered at ARTISTdirect.com. The song is off the band's upcoming new album, American Capitalist.

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Source: artistdirect.com
Band profile: Five Finger Death Punch
Posted: 21.09.2011 by BudDa | Comments (2)


Mastodon - Entire New Album Streaming Online

The Hunter, the new album from Mastodon, is now streaming in its entirety on YouTube. The video also includes a montage of images associated with each track on the album. The Hunter officially hits shelves next Tuesday, September 27th, 2011, through Reprise Records. More album details were previously reported over here.

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Source: mastodonrocks.com
Band profile: Mastodon
Posted: 21.09.2011 by pisymbol | Comments (14)