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The Sorrow - Sign To Napalm Records, Working On New Album

Posted by Napalm Records on Facebook

The Austrian metalcore band The Sorrow has joined the Napalm Records ranks and is currently working on their fourth album, which will be released in early 2012!

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Source: facebook.com
Posted: 21.10.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (0)


Belphegor - On Hold Until May 2012

We have been informed that Belphegor have been forced to stop all activities until May 2012. Frontman/guitarist/founding member, Helmuth Lehner went through a serious and difficult operation 16 days ago after the South American tour, and as result of this Belphegor have indeed had to cancel all shows until May next year.

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Band profile: Belphegor
Posted: 21.10.2011 by Baz Anderson | Comments (11)


Soziedad Alkoholika - New Album Details Unveiled, New Song Online

Spanish crossover thrash metal band Soziedad Alkoholika have revealed on their official website that their new album will be entitled Cadenas De Odio and it will be released in the last week of November. The album was produced by Tue Madsen (Sick Of It All, Moonspell, The Haunted), recorded in the Music Lan studios and mixed at Antfarm Studios in Aarhus. Brent Elliott, who penned previous artwork for Arch Enemy and Megadeth, came up with the cover art of the album.

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Source: soziedadalkoholika.com
Band profile: Soziedad Alkoholika
Posted: 21.10.2011 by Vikcen | Comments (1)


Exhorder - Frontman And Guitarist Leave The Band

Vocalist Kyle Thomas and guitarist Jay Ceravolo of New Orleans groove thrash metallers Exhorder will be leaving the band, according to this statement from Kyle Thomas released recently: "On behalf of Jay Ceravolo (Exhorder guitarist) and myself, it is with much regret and disappointment that we are both leaving Exhorder. There is much darkness surrounding Exhorder at this time due to business and personal differences. We extend deep apologies to those that this has both inconvenienced and disappointed."

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Source: roadrunnerrecords.com
Band profile: Exhorder
Posted: 21.10.2011 by Pandabeer | Comments (2)


Theocracy - New Digital Single Available Now, New Album Trailer Online

As previously announced, US progressive power metal band Theocracy will be releasing their new album As The World Bleeds on November 25th in Europe through Ulterium Records and on November 21st in North America through Nightmare Records. You can now listen to the album teaser below.

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Source: theocracymusic.com
Band profile: Theocracy
Posted: 21.10.2011 by Flower Metal | Comments (2)


Metallica & Lou Reed - Lulu Streaming Online In Its Entirety

Lulu, the new album from musical collaboration between Metallica & Lou Reed, is now available for streaming at this location. The song "The View" was previously released and you can listen to it here. Lulu is set to be released on October 31st everywhere else except for North America, where it will be released on November 1st. More album details were previously reported here and here.

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Source: loureedmetallica.com
Band profile: Metallica
Posted: 20.10.2011 by Nergal | Comments (107)


Aborted - Official Trailer For Upcoming Album Online

Belgian death metallers Aborted have released a trailer for their upcoming new album Global Flatline, set for release on January next year via Century Media Records. You can now watch it below. The band posted the following on their Facebook page: "Here it is people! The official trailer for the upcoming album Global Flatline, check it out and keep in mind, in less than a week we release the single!" More album details were previously reported over here.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Aborted
Posted: 20.10.2011 by Pandabeer | Comments (4)


Woe - Remastered Album Streaming Online

American black metallers Woe have re-released last year's break out release Quietly, Undramactically on Candlelight Records. The remastered/remixed version is streaming in its entirety and is available to purchase in both lossy and lossless format via Bandcamp.

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Source: quietly.woeunholy.com
Posted: 20.10.2011 by pisymbol | Comments (2)


Allegaeon - To Enter The Studio

Posted by Metal Blade Records

Allegaeon is preparing to enter the studio to record their second album for Metal Blade, and the follow up to the highly rated Fragments Of Form And Function. This time around, the guys will be heading to San Diego to record with immensely talented up-and-coming producer, Daniel Castleman at Lambesis Studios. The band plans to record this December.

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Source: facebook.com
Posted: 19.10.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (2)


ETHS - Working On New Album

Official Season of Mist press release:

ETHS are back! Three years after the critically acclaimed Tératologie, the French modern metal act just entered the studio and is hard at work on a new album.

Here is a note from the band: "Hey! We are currently in the studio, recording our third album. We are having a lot of fun playing those new songs, which we can't wait to share with you, especially on stage! On other news, we are happy to announce that our original drummer Guillaume is back in the fold. More news soon!"

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: ETHS
Posted: 19.10.2011 by Pandabeer | Comments (1)


Black Sun Aeon - New Video Online

"Solitude", the brand-new video from Finnish melancholic metallers Black Sun Aeon can now be streamed in the YouTube-video below.

The video features guest appearance from Janica Lönn and Sinamore vocalist Mikko Heikkilä.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Black Sun Aeon
Posted: 19.10.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (5)


Kells - New Album Details

Anachromie, the new album by French female-fronted alternative metallers Kells is scheduled for a release on January 20th next year through Season Of Mist, which they recently signed to.

The album is set to be recorded and mixed by Yann Klimezyk (Mypollux) at MS Studio and mastered by Ted Jensen (Korn, Deftones, Muse) at Sterling Sound Studio in New York.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Kells
Posted: 19.10.2011 by Pandabeer | Comments (2)


Nader Sadek - Ex-Vader Bassist Joins The Band

Marcin "Novy" Nowak, of Behemoth and Vader fame, has joined the ranks as bassist of international death metal super group Nader Sadek (featuring Rune "Blasphemer" Erickson, Flo Mounier and Steve Tucker).

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Nader Sadek
Posted: 19.10.2011 by JD | Comments (14)


Esoteric - New Song Online

"Cipher", a brand-new song from UK funeral doom metallers Esoteric can now be streamed on Season Of Mist's Facebook page (You'll have to "Like" the page to access the stream) and in the YouTube-video below for the time being.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Esoteric
Posted: 18.10.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (33)


Aosoth - Ink Deal With Agonia Records, New Album And EP Next Year

French black metallers Aosoth have inked an album deal with Polish metal label Agonia Records for two full-lengths. The band will also release an EP through Lithuanian metal label Infera Produndus Records in early 2012.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Aosoth
Posted: 18.10.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (1)