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Dying Fetus - To Tour North America With Thy Art Is Murder

Dying Fetus and Thy Art Is Murder will team up this spring for a North American co-headlining tour along with Enterprise Earth, Rivers Of Nihil, and Sanction as support groups. The complete list of confirmed dates, booked for March / April, can be found down under.

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Event: Dying Fetus & Thy Art Is Murder: Co-Headlining North America Tour 2018
Posted: 06.02.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Anaal Nathrakh - Working On New Album

British extreme metal duo Anaal Nathrakh announced that they're currently hard at work preparing their tenth full-length album and follow-up to 2016' The Whole Of The Law. The band will enter the studio later this month to begin tracking, presumably with band instrumentalist and co-founder Mick Kenney once again producing (he has produced each of their albums to date). More informations and details to follow.

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Posted: 05.02.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (5)


Misery Index - Premiere New Track

Misery Index premiere a new lyric video for their brand new single, "I Disavow". The single is to be released on a 7-inch record via Vitriol Records, with a B-side cover of "Wasting Away" from Nailbomb's 1994 Point Blank album, on February 9th. The vinyl and video features artwork from Gary Ronaldson (Napalm Death, Kreator) of Bite Radius Designs.

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Posted: 02.02.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Ingested - To Tour North America

UK extreme metallers Ingested announce an upcoming North American headlining tour with Bodysnatcher and Signs Of The Swarm as support bands. Ingested will be touring in support of their new album The Level Above Human, out April 27th on Unique Leader Records.

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Posted: 31.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Primus - Announce Extensive US Tour With Mastodon

Primus and Mastodon have announced an extensive spring / summer tour across the States'. Support on the road will come from JJUUJJUU​ and All Them Witches on respective, select dates. The complete schedule of tour dates can be found below the official tour flyer.

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Posted: 31.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Deafheaven - Recording New Album

San Francisco-based metal outfit Deafheaven has begun recording their fourth full-length album and follow-up to 2015's New Bermuda. Tracking commenced on January 29th at 25th Street Recording in Oakland, CA with producer and engineer Jack Shirley, who has worked on every Deafheaven album to date. A summer release via Epitaph Records sister label ANTI-Records is expected.

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Posted: 31.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (3)


Aborted - Devastation On The Nation Tour Confirmed

Belgian extreme metallers Aborted are very excited to announce to headline the fourth annual 'Devastation On The Nation Tour'. The tour is scheduled to go through in May/June, with support in Psycroptic, Ingested, Disentomb, Arkaik, Venom Prison, Vale Of Pnath (05/25 - 06/08), and Signs Of The Swarm (06/08 - 06/23). The list of confirmed tour dates can be found below.

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Band profile: Aborted
Event: Aborted: Devastation On The Nation Tour 2018
Posted: 18.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Mournful Congregation - Announce New Album, Streaming New Track

More than 6 years have passed since the release of The Book Of Kings, the regal 4th full-length album from Australia's funeral doomsters Mournful Congregation. Now, the band announce the official release of their upcoming new record, to be entitled The Incubus Of Karma. The album will see the light on March 23rd via Osmose Productions in Europe, 20 Buck Spin in US, Weird Truth Productions in Asia and in Australia through The Cave Distro. And that's not all. The band also premiere a brand new track, "Scripture Of Exaltation And Punishment", now available for listening at this location or through the YouTube down below.

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Posted: 17.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Black Label Society - Another New Track Streaming Online

Black Label Society are set to drop their new album Grimmest Hits later this month, on January 19th via eOne. The band is pleased to share another new track, titled "Trampled Down Below", now available for streaming through the SoundCloud down under. You can also listen to their first single, "Room Of Nightmares", previously reported in our news here.

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Posted: 09.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


The Crown - New Album Detailed, Premiere New Track

Swedes The Crown have announced their new album, Cobra Speed Venom, for a March 16th release through Metal Blade Records. The album was produced together with Fredrik Nordstrom at Studio Fredman. In addition to the new album details, which can be seen below, the band also present a new official video for the first single, "Iron Crown". Do not hesitate and check out the new stuff now.

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Source: metalblade.com
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Posted: 09.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Exmortus - Back In The Studio, Recruit Warbringer Members For Studio Sessions

US thrashers Exmortus are back in the studio. The band began recording the upcoming new album with producer Zack Ohren (Immolation, Fallujah) at Sharkbite Studios in Oakland, CA. Warbringer's drummer Carlos Cruz and guitarist Chase Becker will be joining vocalist/guitarist Jadran "Conan" Gonzalez and bassist Cody Nunez for the recording sessions.

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Posted: 08.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Elder - Announce European Tour

Boston-based trio Elder is pleased to announce the first leg of their European tour, scheduled for this coming April / May. On the road, the band will be once more supported by King Buffalo. Among the confirmed dates we can also find the appearances on Deserfest (London and Berlin edition) and Kristonfest in Madrid. Elder will be touring in support of their latest, fourth studio album, Reflections Of A Floating World, released back in June, 2017.

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Event: Elder: European Tour 2018 - Part I
Posted: 07.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


The Great Old Ones - Departure Of Jeff Grimal

Quite unexpected, sad news are coming from the camp of French black metallers The Great Old Ones. Vocalist/guitarist of the band, Jeff Grimal, announced his departure. The main reason is to focus on other projects, where Jeff is also involved. Official statements from him and Benjamin Guerry can be read down below.

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Posted: 04.01.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Immolation - Announce Second Part Of The Atonement Euro Tour

Death metal giants Immolation simply can't get enough of Europe. After two tours with their label mates Vader and Melechesh in 2017, the New York-based death metal squad will come across the pond for another 'Atonement' headline run in March/April, 2018. This time they'll be supported by no less than Full Of Hell as well as Monument Of Misanthropy. Confirmed dates can be found below, with additional to be announced soon.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Immolation
Event: Immolation: Atonement European Tour 2018 - Part II
Posted: 21.12.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (3)


Annihilator - To Tour Europe Next Fall

Canadian thrash metal veterans Annihilator are pleased to announce a string of headlining tour dates across Europe, scheduled for October / November / December, 2018. The band will be touring in support of their latest product, For The Demented, out in stores from November 3rd. 'A Tour For Demented' dates can be found on the official tour flyer.

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Band profile: Annihilator
Event: Annihilator: A Tour For Demented 2018 - Europe
Posted: 20.12.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (1)