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Alestorm - Tour Over Canada Announced

This coming November, Alestorm will hit the cities of Canada for a headlining tour. Joining them on this run will be French melodic death metallers and label mates Aephanemer. See all confirmed dates via tour flyer below.

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Posted: 20.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Isole - Upcoming Album Streaming In Full

This Friday, August 23rd, Isole will set free their seventh full length album Dystopia. Prior the official release day, Swedish doomsters now stream entire album (49 minutes in total). Check out the new stuff below.

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Necrophobic - Part Ways With Bassist Alexander Friberg

Couple of days ago, Swedes Necrophobic announced that they have parted ways with bassist Alexander Friberg due to several reasons. Alexander, who joined the band in 2008, will be focusing on his other projects/bands, where he is involved in and active - Naglfar and Firespawn.

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Paganizer - Launch New Track

Death metal machine Paganizer have another new track on the plate to share, taken from their upcoming studio album, The Tower Of The Morbid, due on November 1st. Give a listen to "Cannibal Remains" now by streaming it via YouTube down below.

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King Diamond - Reveal New Album Details, North A. Tour Booked

After introducing a new live show, as well as music, at festivals across Europe this summer, King Diamond now unveiled the title for the first studio album in 12 years: The Institute. Fans can expect the debut single to arrive this fall and an album in 2020. In support of the upcoming effort, King Diamond will embark on a North American tour with Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats and Idle Hands this November & December. A tour teaser with a sneak peak of the new stage set can be viewed one step below.

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Posted: 19.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (8)


Vision Divine - Announce New Studio Album, Details Unveiled

Italy's power metal representatives Vision Divine are excited to share details for their forthcoming, new full length. The follow-up to 2012's Destination Set To Nowhere will be entitled When All The Heroes Are Dead and will see the light on October 25th, 2019 via Scarlet Records in Europe/America and King Records in Japan. The new outing was produced by Olaf Thorsen and Alessio Lucatti, recorded and mixed by Simone Mularoni. The cover artwork was created by Federico Mondelli (Frozen Crown, Be The Wolf, Eldritch).

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Madder Mortem - 20th Anniversary Re-Release Of 'Mercury' Album

Norwegian based metallers Madder Mortem have prepared a re-release of their debut studio album, Mercury, celebrating 20 years of its original release. This special edition of Mercury will be out on September 6th through Dark Essence Records, and will also contain five bonus tracks (three re-recordings and two brand new songs, based on old riffs from the Mercury-era). Now, you can check out the video clip for one of the bonus tracks, "Vigil", on YouTube down under. This clip, which was directed & edited by Randy M. Salo, was filmed on location in Nord-Odal, Hedmark County, Norway and Dresden, Germany.

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Runemagick - New Album Detailed, Drop First Single

Runemagick's new full length offering, Into Desolate Realms, will hit the stores on October 25th via High Roller Records. This will be the band's 13th studio album and will include 11 new tracks. One of them, "Necromancer Of The Red Sun" (extended single version; different mix/mastering with intro and outro), is now available for listening. Drums were recorded at Sonic Train Studio, March 2019. Engineered by Andy La Rocque. Guitars, bass and vocals were recorded at various locations. Produced by Runemagick with inputs from Johan Bäckman. Mixed and mastered by Johan Bäckman at Raven Noise Studio, April 2019.

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Implore - European Headlining Tour Confirmed

Germans Implore will be soon releasing their new product, third studio album Alienated Despair. In support of this release, due on September 27th, the band announce a headlining European tour. It kicks off in Munich, Germany on the exact same day as the official album release is scheduled.

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Event: Implore: European Tour 2019
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Bury Your Dead - New EP Coming In October, Details Unveiled

Bury Your Dead are pleased to announce the release of a new EP this fall, their first new music since 2011's Mosh 'N' Roll full length. Entitled We Are Bury Your Dead, the new EP will be available on October 11th, 2019 through Stay Sick Recordings. This will be a pressing of only 500 copies on physical CD format.

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Belenos - Announce New Record, Share New Tunes

French pagan black metal bringers Belenos announce the release and details of their ninth studio record, to be entitled Argoat. It will be co-released by Northern Silence Productions and Les Acteurs De l'Ombre on September 20th in different formats. Belenos also premiere a title track, available for streaming down under.

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Year Of The Goat - Present Lyric Video For 'Superbia'

Swedes Year Of The Goat are all set to unleash their forthcoming, third studio record, Novis Orbis Terrarum Ordinis, coming on September 6th through Napalm Records. As the official album release is getting closer, the group present another piece of music - song "Superbia". You can stream it down under as a lyric video.

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Posted: 18.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Malthusian - European Tour With Suffering Hour Announced

Irish death metal purveyors Malthusian and Americans Suffering Hour will team up for 'Deaths And Ascension Across Europe' tour this September. The tour will kick off at Kill-Town Death Fest in Copenhagen, Denmark with the first ever European show of Suffering Hour. The tour will then bring them through Germany, Poland, Czech, Slovenia, Italy, Switzerland before ending up with two festival performances at NRW Deathfest in Wermelskirchen (Germany) and Berlin Swamp Fest.

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Cynic - To Re-Release 'Traced In Air' Album

Cynic are announcing the updated release of their second full length effort, Traced In Air (2008). Traced in Air remixed edition features new tracking by virtuoso bassist Sean Malone, a vibrant new mix by Periphery's bassist Adam "Nolly" Getgood as well as mastering done by Ermin Hamidovic. The album is slated for release on September 27th. To get a taste of the new offering in comparison of the original 2008 version, check out the special made video below.

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Bent Knee - New Song From Upcoming Album Launched

Bent Knee, experimental rockers from Boston, MA, have shared details and info about their new musical output. The six-piece will release their fifth studio album, with sharing title You Know What They Mean, on October 11th via Inside Out Music. Bent Knee also stream first song and music video, "Hold Me In", directed by Kelsey Hunter Ayres.

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