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Ilium - To Release 'Sirens Of The Styx: Re-Styxed'

Australian traditional/power metal band Ilium will release their new album, Sirens Of The Styx: Re-Styxed, on October 20th 2017 through Nightmare Records. This will be a double album featuring a newly re-written and re-recorded version of their debut album featuring former vocalist Lord Tim (Lord, Dungeon) and new track "Ode Of The Trans-Dimensional Puppeteer", as well as the original version. Enjoy the teaser below!

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Source: iliumaustralia.bandcamp.com
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Posted: 07.10.2017 by JasonIlium | Comments (0)


Avenger - Former Vocalist Dies

NWOBHM band Avenger have lost their former vocalist Roddy B, full name Rodrigo BVevino. He was also the singer/guitarist in British band Abaddon. Roddy B. was a talented singer, multi-instrumentalist, sound engineer and producer.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 07.10.2017 by Bad English | Comments (1)


Antipope - To Release New Album, Debut Music Video

Finnish metal band Antipope returns after four years of hiatus. The band will release their fourth full-length album on November 15th 2017. The new album entitled Denial/Survival is best described as "dark progressive metal." The ten songs of the album take the listener from extreme metal to melodic heights and atmospheric depths. The first taste of the new album is presented on the new lyric music video for "Waters Below".

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Source: antipope.info
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Posted: 07.10.2017 by Antipope | Comments (1)


Enslaved - Unveil New Video

Get ready to hear more music from Enslaved's new album! The Norwegian progressive black metallers have just debuted a new music video and consequently, new material from the impending release, E. While the 10-minute-long opening track "Storm Son" gave fans a taster of what to expect, the single "The River's Mouth" reveals a heavier side of the 14th full-length release. Watch the official video for "The River's Mouth", which was once again created by Josh Graham (Soundgarden, Neurosis), here.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
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Posted: 06.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Harakiri For The Sky - New Album Next Year, Kerim Lechner As Guest

A new Harakiri For The Sky album? It is happening! The successor of III: Trauma (2016) will be released early next year through Art Of Propaganda and drummer Kerim Lechner (Krimh, Septicflesh, ex-Decapitated) recorded the drums on the post-black metallers fourth album. For now, you can enjoy the first album teaser below. More details will follow soon.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 06.10.2017 by Paz | Comments (1)


Morbid Angel - Announce New Album

Floridian death metal masters Morbid Angel are finally returning with a new album. The new full-length from the band will be titled Kingdoms Disdained, and will be released on December 1st via UDR Music. The band has stated through their Facebook page that pre-orders will be available soon, and fans should stay tuned for more news. This will be the first album from the band since 2003's Heretic to feature Steve Tucker as the bassist/vocalist.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 06.10.2017 by VIG | Comments (36)


Deep Purple - Premiere Video, Announce New Releases

Deep Purple are setting sails into new waters with their first ever animated video. The official video for "The Surprising", one of the fan favourites from the new album, inFinite, takes the viewer on a journey through the fifty year history of the band. With high attention to detail, the animated video follows the five heroes of our story - Ian Gillan, Ian Paice, Roger Glover, Don Airey and Steve Morse - through a stormy ship cruise full of allusions and sees them riding off into the sunset. Watch it below.

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Source: ear-music.net
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Posted: 06.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


The Dark Element - Share Another New Song

Today you get the chance to listen to another new song from The Dark Element, the new band featuring Swedish singer Anette Olzon (ex-Nightwish) and Finnish guitarist and composer Jani Liimatainen (Cain's Offering, ex-Sonata Arctica). After releasing their debut video, the group has now premiered the song "Here's To You". Check it out here.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 06.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Appice - New Lyric Video Online

Legendary drummer brothers Carmine and Vinny Appice collaborate on their Appice debut album called Sinister. This release will be out on October 27th 2017 via Frontiers Music Srl. If you are curious about this project, hear the recently revealed song "Monsters And Heroes" below, a song written for Ronnie James Dio.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 06.10.2017 by Bad English | Comments (1)


S-Tool - Update

Former Sentenced singer Ville Laihiala and his band Poisonblack are been on hiatus since 2015, when he launched the new metal band S-Tool. The band has released their debut album, Tolerance 0, in September and are doing some shows in support of it.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 06.10.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Yomi - Guitarist Quits

Latvian folk metallers Yomi just announced that guitarist Isaz has left after being in the band for three years. They are currently looking for a replacement for him.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 06.10.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Persefone - Announces New European Tour Dates For 2018

Andorran progressive metallers Persefone have announced a second European headline tour for 2018. The band will tour Europe with the "Aathma Tour Part 2 - The Cosmic Walkers", taking their unique blend of prog and death metal to larger venues in familiar cities, like Copenhagen, Milan, Paris and London but also striving to reach new territories/cities, such as Rome, Bratislava, Ljubljana, and others.

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Source: persefone.com
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Posted: 05.10.2017 by Saekwolth | Comments (0)


Akercocke - New Video Online

"One Chapter Ends For Another To Begin" is the new promotional video from UK progressive death metallers Akercocke, who have just released their comeback album Renaissance In Extremis on Peaceville Records. The clip was directed by Khaled Lowe, using 4K cameras and drones, and can be viewed here now. How do you like it?

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 05.10.2017 by Paz | Comments (4)


Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame - Judas Priest, Rage Against The Machine Nominated

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame has announced its 19 possible inductees for next year's class and legendary metallers Judas Priest and Rage Against The Machine are among them. The list also includes Radiohead, Bon Jovi, Depeche Mode, Kate Bush, the Cars, Dire Straits, Eurythmics, J. Geils Band, LL Cool J, MC5, the Meters, the Moody Blues, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Nina Simone, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Link Wray and the Zombies.

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Source: rollingstone.com
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Posted: 05.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (17)


Nortt - Is Back, To Release New Album

Avantgarde Music has just revealed the unexpected news that Danish doom/black metal one-man band Nortt is back! Ten years after their last album, Galgenfrist, saw the light of day, there is a new album on the horizon. According to the label, Endeligt will be released in December this year on CD and LP.

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Source: en-gb.facebook.com
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Posted: 05.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (8)