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Satan - Announce 'Cruel Winter' European Tour

English metal powerhouse Satan will invade Europe with their "Cruel Winter Tour" featuring ten dates in six countries. Satan are in full promotion swing of their current album Cruel Magic, which was released in September of 2018. Swedish labelmates Ram have been recruited as direct support. Opening up each night will be Swedish heavy metallers Screamer.

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Source: metalblade.com
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Posted: 16.12.2018 by nikarg | Comments (6)


Avantasia - Unveil New Single And Lyric Video

Last week, mastermind Tobias Sammet revealed more details about the forthcoming Avantasia opus Moonglow, which will be released on February 15th, 2019 through Nuclear Blast. Today, the fans finally get a complete first musical impression in the form of the epic single, "The Raven Child". Watch the lyric video now here. The song also features vocals by Hansi Kürsch (Blind Guardian) and Jørn Lande (Jorn).

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Source: nuclearblast.de
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Posted: 15.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (17)


Iron Fire - Releasing New Album In March

Iron Fire have just revealed all about their new album, Beyond The Void, to be released on the 8th of March by Crime Records. This will be the Danish metallers' follow-up to Among The Dead (2016). Feast your eyes on the cover art below.

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Posted: 15.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (2)


Ataraxie - Detail New Record, Share Teaser

Six long years after the massive L'Être Et La Nausée, French extreme doom juggernauts Ataraxie are back with their fourth album, Résignés. The first teaser features bits of the recordings for the album's four tracks (83 plus minutes) during the sessions that took place at Vault 92 studio, Midilive studio and New Retro Sound studio in 2017 and 2018. Watch it here.

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Posted: 15.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (1)


Altar Of Oblivion - New Album Coming, New Song Available

If you like doom metal, today is your day because the Danish doom lords Altar Of Oblivion recently shared the new song "The Seven Spirits" online from the upcoming album of the same name. The record is due out on March 29th, 2019 via Shadow Kingdom Records. Enjoy the song below.

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Posted: 15.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Rosy Vista - Stream New Track

The official lyric video for the song "Crazy" from Germany's hard rock act Rosy Vista can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's long-awaited debut album, Unbelievable, which will be released on February 8th, 2019 via SPV/Steamhammer.

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Posted: 15.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Overkill - Release First Single From Upcoming Album

You have already been warned that legendary New Jersey thrashers Overkill will unleash their 19th studio record, The Wings Of War, on February 22nd, 2019 via Nuclear Blast. Today, the band released their first single, "Last Man Standing", in the form of a lyric video that you can check out below.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
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Posted: 14.12.2018 by nikarg | Comments (4)


In Flames - Unveil New Studio Album, Debut Two New Songs

Swedish metallers In Flames have announced big news today. After teasing previously, the group now reveals their thirteenth studio album, titled I, The Mask, that will be released on March 1st, 2019 via Nuclear Blast (worldwide, excluding North America) and Eleven Seven Music (North America). The album artwork was created by artist Blake Armstrong and depicts a unique interpretation of the band's mascot, The Jesterhead. In Flames also debuted not one but two new songs, so check them out now!

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Source: nuclearblast.de
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Posted: 14.12.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (28)


Delain - Announce New Release

The Dutch six-piece Delain have just announced their new release: Hunter's Moon. Set to drop on February 22nd, it consists of new studio tracks accompanied by a Live Blu-ray from their sold out Danse Macabre tour across Europe in 2017. Hunter's Moon is the final in the trilogy, and follows on from their EP Lunar Prelude and their full album release Moonbathers. The band unveiled the album cover (art by Cam Rackam) and the tracklist.

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Posted: 14.12.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Whitechapel - Premiere New Single

As it has been already reported recently, deathcore quintet Whitechapel will release their 7th studio album, The Valley, on March 29th via Metal Blade Records. It was mixed by David Castillo, mastered by Ted Jensen, and produced once again by Mark Lewis (Cannibal Corpse, The Black Dahlia Murder). For a preview of The Valley, the band now premiere a brand new single, "Black Bear", which can be heard through the YouTube below.

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Source: metalblade.com
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Posted: 14.12.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Der Weg Einer Freiheit - Announce 10th Anniversary Tour

Der Weg Einer Freiheit have announced a 10-year anniversary tour for European territory in March and April, 2019. For this special occasion, the band will perform their self titled debut album in its entirety. Special guests on this tour are Au-Dessus (28.03. - 06.04.), Celeste (07. - 12.04.) and The Devil's Trade (all dates). A full list of tour dates can be found below.

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Posted: 14.12.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Myrath - Release New Single

French/Tunisian oriental metallers Myrath just released their newest single, Dance. It is the second chapter after Believer out of a trilogy where the band tries to portray their life after the post-Tunisian Revolution, which occurred back in 2011. The single features a new epic music video, which can be enjoyed below.

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Posted: 13.12.2018 by Kais | Comments (4)


Def Leppard - To Be Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

The 2019 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame class of inductees has just been announced! Out of all the nominees, Def Leppard, The Cure, Radiohead, The Zombies, Roxy Music, Janet Jackson and Stevie Nicks will be inducted. The British hard rockers Def Leppard won the fan vote.

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Source: rollingstone.com
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Posted: 13.12.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Black Crown Initiate - Lineup Changes

Progressive death metallers Black Crown Initiate have introduced the new members of the band. Drummer Jesse Beahler and guitarist Wes Hauch are no longer in Black Crown Initiate but they left on good terms, according to the band. Drummer Samuel Santiago of Gorod fame and guitarist Ethan Mckenna are the new faces who have joined in. The group intends to deliver a new album soon to follow Selves We Cannot Forgive (2016).

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Posted: 13.12.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Dredg - Releasing New Album In 2019

U.S. alternative/progressive metallers Dredg will have a busy year in 2019. The band recently announced that they will release a new album next year. It's their first since 2011's Chuckles And Mr. Squeezy. According to the band, the plan is to record and release the new album next year, along with some touring.

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Source: dredg.com
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Posted: 13.12.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (2)