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Tony Särkkä - Passes Away

The Swedish musician Tony Särkkä, aka "IT", who played in many bands, including Ophthalamia, Abruptum and War, has died. He also did guest vocals for both Marduk and Dissection in the 90's.

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Posted: 16.02.2017 by Bad English | Comments (2)


Frailty - Streaming New Track

Last year, doom bringers Frailty announced that they were working on a new album. Well, now we can hear the fruits of their labor as they shared the new song "With The Deep Ones I Descend". Since the band hasn't released a new album since Melpomene (2012), satisfy your curiosity below. Also, their new studio record is called Ways Of The Dead. More will follow soon.

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Posted: 16.02.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Funeralium - Unveil Teaser For Upcoming Album

French extreme doom metallers Funeralium have put out a 12-minute teaser of Of Throes And Blight online. The new album will be released via Weird Truth Productions on April 12th, 2017 and you can't miss this opportunity to hear new material! Below you can also see the artwork as well as the tracklist. The band hasn't released a new record since 2013's Deceived Idealism.

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by Paz | Comments (8)


Amorphis - Share Live Track Video Feat. Anneke Van Giersbergen

Finnish masters of melancholic progressive metal Amorphis recently played special shows ("An Evening With Friends" at Juhlaviikot - Huvila) in Helsinki, where they performed a very special setlist with guest musicians and friends. These shows will be part of the new tour edition which is scheduled to be released on February 24th via Nuclear Blast. The package includes the entire album Under The Red Cloud with two bonus songs as well as the live tracks in Helsinki. So, the band unveils the first video to one of these live tracks. The video shows the song "Her Alone" featuring Anneke van Giersbergen, which is the last song of the bonus CD. You can watch the clip here.

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (4)


Edenbridge - Premiere New Video And Single

Austria's own progressive symphonic metallers Edenbridge have shared a second song from their upcoming offering, the new album The Great Momentum. After "Shiantara", you can now discover the sounds of "The Moment Is Now" just two days before the album is released on Steamhammer/SPV. Watch the clip here. Does it make you want to listen to the entire album?

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Hate - New Album Cover And Tracklist Revealed

Polish extreme metallers Hate have refined their formula and created an album called Tremendum, which is due out on May 5th via Napalm Records! Check out album cover by Daniel Rusilowicz and full tracklist below as an introduction to their new opus which comes two years after Crusade:Zero was released.

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Pyriphlegethon - Announce New Album

There is no stopping the Dutch connoisseur of evil metal this year. Madman Mories is back with more new music. This time, one of his more traditional black metal projects Pyriphlegethon have just announced that a follow up to 2015's Night Of Consecration will be released in the form of a 12" LP titled The Murky Black Of Eternal Night. There's also a new song from the album posted on the label's SoundCloud page. Check it out below.

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by 3rdWorld | Comments (1)


Chickenfoot - Debut New Song And Video

A new Chickenfoot song and video has dropped online! This track will appear on their upcoming release, Best + Live (coming 3/10/17). Disc 1 features The Best of Chickenfoot and Chickenfoot III plus live covers and one new song while Disc 2 captures Chickenfoot in concert from Phoenix. Enjoy the tune "Divine Termination" below as much as you want. This is their first new song in five years.

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Pillorian - Release Second Song

John Haughm's newest effort, Pillorian, released their second song today. It's titled "Archaen Divinity" and will be featured on their debut album, Obsidian Arc, which is due out on March 10th via Eisenwald. You can listen to the new song below. The new album is currently available for pre-order.

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Posted: 14.02.2017 by ProgVet | Comments (3)


Kittie - Bassist Trish Doan Dead At 31

Kittie's bass player Trish Doan has passed away at the age of 31. The band made the announcement on their Facebook page. Doan joined Kittie in 2005, left in 2007, and re-joined in 2012. She appears on the band's 2006 EP, Never Again, and 2007 full-length, Funeral For Yesterday, and toured with the band until her death. R.I.P.

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Posted: 14.02.2017 by Dominus | Comments (6)


Diablo Swing Orchestra - Unveil New Album Title

The Swedish masters of both swing and metal Diablo Swing Orchestra are alive and kicking and have shared the title of their long-awaited fourth full-length album with their fans. Pacifisticuffs, that's what we're going to see on the cover of the new disc. The album is expected to be released in 2017. According to band's last year entries in social networks, a reworked version of "Jigsaw Hustle", 2014 single, will be presented on the album.

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Posted: 14.02.2017 by behalex | Comments (11)


Nile - Dallas Toler-Wade Quits, Announce New Member

Nile are parting ways with long-time member Dallas Toler-Wade. The guitarist/vocalist has decided to leave the band to focus on his own plans and recordings. He has a new project. Nile will be embarking on their next tour in support of their latest release, What Should Not Be Unearthed, on February 14th, 2017 with Overkill. This tour also marks the debut of the band's newest member, guitarist/vocalist Brian Kingsland.

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Posted: 14.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (10)


Heidevolk - To Play At Zobens Un Lemess 2017

A few months ago, Latvian pagan metal and folk festival Zobens Un Lemess announced the first band of the line-up: Finnish metal legends Amorphis. Now the festival has added a few more bands to their line-up, as Dutch folk metallers Heidevolk and Polish black metal blasphemers Batushka.

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Posted: 14.02.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Hell:On - New Video Online

Hell:On just revealed their new video "Filth" (taken from 2015's Once Upon A Chaos...), which was shot last summer in the "cradle" of the Ukrainian spirit - the Khortytsia National Sanctuary, with the support of the Museum of History of Zaporizhzhya Cossacks. Filming took place on the territory of the Scythian burial complex. This is the highest point of the reserve, where in the old days were the Cossack outposts from which looked through all the approaches to the island.

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Posted: 14.02.2017 by Hell-on | Comments (0)


Mord'A'Stigmata - 'Hope' Streaming In Full

Wait no more to listen to Mord'A'Stigmata's new album Hope. The whole opus is streaming online for your enjoyment at this location. The Polish post-black metallers are bound to release their fourth album on February 17th, 2017 through Pagan Records. Enjoy Hope while you can and tell us your impressions. The album contains four songs and three surpass the 10-minute mark.

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Posted: 13.02.2017 by Paz | Comments (0)