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Kreator: European Headlining Tour 2014

France, Toulouse (Le Bikini)
01 December 2014

Kreator
Arch Enemy
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Staff pick
Memest - Bastards And Liars
Ugly 70's Metal

In the vein of late-70's metal, when metal sounded, and looked, like Lemmy. Ugly. And fun.

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Picked by: Xnoybis
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Axenstar - Debut New Lyric Video 28.11

The official release of Axenstar's new album Where Dreams Are Forgotten in Europe is today. If you want to hear more power metal and material from their opus, check out below a brand new lyric video for the track "The Return". The album will only be released a few days later on December 2nd in North America through Inner Wound Recordings. Did you enjoy this song? How about the new album? (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
 
The Man-Eating Tree - New Album Details Unveiled 28.11

Earlier this year, the Finns The Man-Eating Tree unveiled a new song from their upcoming album. Now things are starting to come together and the release of their third album, called In The Absence Of Light, is set for early 2015. The metallers have also revealed the cover that will grace the record. Take a look at it below. Besides that, you can also hear the first album teaser as a foretaste of what's to come. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
 
Marduk - New Album Cover Art Revealed, New Song Online 27.11

Marduk promised to reveal more details about their new album Frontschwein and here they are. More precisely, the band just unveiled the cover that will grace the album as well as the tracklist. But that is just part of it because you can also already listen to the brand new track "Rope Of Regret" now. Enjoy it below and give us your impressions of the new song. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
 
Borknagar - Vocalist Vintersorg Injured In Accident 27.11

Borknagar are currently hard at work recording their new album to follow Urd. Today, however, guitarist Øystein Garnes Brun shared some bad news. Vocalist Vintersorg (also in Vintersorg and Cronian) injured himself in a fall resulting in fractures to the skull, and brain hemorrhage. The Norwegian melodic black metallers say that the new album might be delayed due to his treatment and until he recovers. Hopefully, he can recover fully. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
 
Dekadent - Reveal Title And Tracklist For 2015 Album 27.11

The Slovenian melodic black metal band Dekadent revealed today on their Facebook page that their fourth album, recorded earlier this year, will be titled Veritas and is set for release in 2015. They claim it is the most technically difficult album of theirs, and it will include a professional produced short film of the same title written and directed by frontman Arthur Felicijan. (by theFIST)   Read more ››
 
Clandestine Cuts Vol. 4 Issue #4 - Awesome New Demos and EPs 26.11

Is independent, unsigned, and underground metal what you seek? Weary traveler of the metal world, rest a while here. Clandestine Cuts are the best demos and EPs from these bands, the heart and soul of metal music. These musicians are slaves to their passions, and their blood keeps the metal machine alive and turning. Support them with a simple listen, and discover the future. This issue features music from The Proselyte, Past Undone, Chronus, Athanatos, Abraxas Countdown and Graveshadow. (by Nefarious, Troy Killjoy, BloodTears, Mr. Doctor, Ilham, dismaleuphony)   Read more ››
 
Damnation Festival 2014 - Leeds, England, 1st November 2014 22.11

School, university, jobs, relationships... a lot can change in ten years. There might not be too many consistencies in life these days, but for the past ten years, the Damnation Festival has been a must - a necessity - for anyone who appreciates this kind of music. With the move to Leeds the festival grew bigger than probably anyone expected it to, and as we find ourselves in the year 2014 the festival is a streamlined, professional operation for all to enjoy. (by Baz Anderson)   Read more ››
 
Hedvig Mollestad Trio - Sinilind, Tallinn, Estonia, 25.10.2014 07.11

The less you know, the better it is. This seems to be a recurring pattern with smaller gigs. It holds true that the lower your expectations are for a class act, the more room you have for a pleasant surprise. Even though I didn't go into this instrumental jazz-influenced rock night blindfolded, so to say, I wasn't nearly prepared for a concert this excellent. (by Ivor)   Read more ››
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Chaosfear - One Step Behind Anger (2006)

Thrash Metal and Brazil, this is a long story you know and well, I'm quite sure actually that the influence of a band named Sepultura is probably one of the main reason on the fact that a lot of people from Brazil love Thrash Metal. Today, we will be able to listen to another one new young Thrash Metal combo from Brazil, Chaosfear. "One Step Behind Anger" is their first album and for a beginning, it's not a bad start, at the opposite! I'm sure that it is a bit boring for... (by Jeff)   Read more ››

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In 2012 Łukasz Dunaj published a book titled Konkwistadorzy Diabła (Devil's Conquistadors), which is Behemoth's biography.

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