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Warning - To Tour US This October

After already announcing a string of shows couple of weeks ago, reunited UK doom masters Warning now confirmed a headlining US tour, scheduled for this coming October. The band will be performing their masterpiece Watching From A Distance in its entirety. Furthermore, after this tour Warning will be also doing couple of festival shows in Europe - Damnation Festival (Leeds), - Hammer Of Doom Fest (Würzburg), Madrid Is The Dark Fest.

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Posted: 21.07.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Enslaved - Confirm European Tour

Up to this point the Norwegian black metallers Enslaved have unveiled very few details about their upcoming 14th studio album, but now the time has come to announce their European headlining tour, starting in Germany on November 10th. In addition, the band will also support their label mates Opeth on their tour through the United Kingdom and Ireland. All confirmed dates can be found down below.

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Posted: 16.07.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Comeback Kid - Premiere New Song

Canadians Comeback Kid have unveiled a brand new track from their forthcoming album, entitled Outsider. A music video (directed by Alexey Makhov) for new song "Somewhere, Somehow" can now be viewed below. The band's sixth studio album will hit streets on September 8th through Nuclear Blast Records.

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Posted: 16.07.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Fallujah - Vocalist Alex Hofmann Leaves The Band

San Francisco-based progressive death metal act Fallujah has announced the departure of vocalist and co-founder Alex Hofmann. Hofmann was part of the band for complete 10 years, in which they have released three studio albums, including last years' Dreamless.

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Posted: 16.07.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Integrity - Entire New Album Streaming Online

Howling For The Nightmare Shall Consume, the new effort from US hardcore outfit Integrity, is now available for streaming in full. The album was officially released just recently, on July 14th, via Relapse Records. If you don't own the record yet, you can listen to the complete album now through the YouTube player down below.

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Posted: 16.07.2017 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Svart Crown - Sign A Worlwide Deal With Century Media Records

Century Media Records is very proud to announce the worldwide signing of French death/black metal band Svart Crown. The band's yet untitled fourth album will see its worldwide release on March 3rd, 2017. More details should be revealed soon.

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Posted: 03.11.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


40 Watt Sun - Streaming New Track

As it has already been reported in our previous news, 40 Watt Sun will release their sophomore record Wider than the Sky this coming October. Now, the doom metal masters are honoured to present a very exclusive preview of the album with a 10-minute title track. It is available for streaming through the SoundCloud widget. Do not hesitate and check out the new track now!

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Posted: 19.08.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (8)


Oathbreaker - Premiere New Video

Belgium metallers Oathbreaker will soon be releasing their third studio album, entitled Rheia. As a foretaste, the band presents the official music video for the tracks "10:56" / "Second Son Of R", available for streaming on the YouTube player down under. Video clip was directed, filmed and edited by Jeroen Mylle and Fabrice Parent.

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Posted: 19.08.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Castle - Premiere New Video

West Coast occult metal act Castle is pleased to unveil the official music video for "Flash Of The Pentagram". The tune comes by way of the band's recently issued effort, Welcome To The Graveyard, out in stores from July 15th. The video clip, which was directed by Brian J. Davis, is available for streaming on YouTube player down below.

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Posted: 07.08.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Amaranthe - European Tour Dates Confirmed

In support of their upcoming new release, entitled Maximalism, Swedes Amaranthe will hit the stages all over Europe this fall. Main support on this tour will come from Sonic Syndicate, while the position of opening act will belong to Smash Into Pieces. The complete list of tour dates can be found on the official tour flyer. More details for the upcoming full-length album will be available soon.

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Posted: 07.08.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (4)


Metaldays 2017 - First Bands Confirmed

Just few days after the conclusion of Metaldays 2016 festival, first bands for the 2017' edition have been already confirmed. Opeth, Bloodbath, Xandria, Doro, Visions Of Atlantis, Hell, Batushka and Katana are first eight names on the line-up list for the Metaldays 2017. The festival will happen between 23.7. and 29.7.2017 (24. - 28.7. are music days).

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Posted: 07.08.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (7)


Max & Iggor Cavalera - Return To 'Roots' Tour Confirmed

Max & Iggor Cavalera are pleased to announce the Return To Roots North American tour, scheduled for this September/October. With this tour Max and Iggor will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of the legendary album Roots, which will be played in its entirety each night. The tour, which kicks off in Las Vegas, NV on September 12, will feature direct support on select dates from The Black Dahlia Murder and Combichrist, with additional support from Allegaeon, All Hail The Yeti and Oni.

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Posted: 05.08.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Ortega - New Album Coming This Fall, Premiere New Track

This October Dutch doomsters Ortega will finally bring us their sophomore full-length album. Entitled Sacred States, the new effort was recorded by John Bart van der Wal and mastered by James Plotkin. Sacred States will also feature contributions by Gnaw Their Tongues and Ethan Lee McCarthy of Primitive Man. Furthermore, Ortega premiere a brand new track, "Maelstrom", now available for listening on SoundCloud widget. Check out the new stuff now!

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Posted: 04.08.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (3)


Morbid Angel - Sign New Record Deal

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Tampa, Florida-based death metal legends Morbid Angel are proud and excited to announce they have signed with UDR Music for all territories exclusively outside Japan. Featuring founding member and venerated guitar legend Trey Azagthoth, plus returning long-time member bassist/vocalist Steve Tucker, Morbid Angel are delighted to be back working with people who know metal music and will ensure the band reaffirms their status as the world's greatest death metal band.

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Posted: 04.08.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (9)


Russian Circles - Streaming New Album In Its Entirety

Chicago post-metal/rock trio Russian Circles will release their highly-anticipated sixth studio album, Guidance, August 5th on Sargent House. In advance of the album's release date, the band made Guidance available for streaming in its entirety. Do not hesitate and listen to the complete new album on SoundCloud down under.

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Posted: 03.08.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (3)