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Sólstafir: European Tour 2015

France, Toulouse (Le Dynamo)
29 January 2015

Nordic Giants
Staff pick
Vise Versa - Living A Lie

The fact that Franky Costanza is the drummer should be enough to convince you to check this out. If that's not good enough then Jon Howard is also the vocalist. If neither of these 2 facts mean anything to you then you just must not know who those guys are.

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Gavin Harrison - Drummer Releasing Album Of Reworked Porcupine Tree Songs 25.01

Porcupine Tree's drummer Gavin Harrison (also in King Crimson and with a solo career) will release a new album, Cheating The Polygraph, on Kscope in early April featuring surprising new arrangements of many of his favourite Porcupine Tree songs, boasting performances from some of the world's best contemporary jazz players. This could be interesting. What do you think? (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
Texas Independence Fest - First Bands Confirmed 25.01

Is everything really bigger in Texas? Well, the first lineup announcement for this year's Texas Independence Fest is here. There are many more bands to be announced but some of the biggest names so far are Between The Buried And Me, Whitechapel, Vital Remains, Allegaeon and The Agonist. Check out the rest of the line-up below. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
Magic Kingdom - Unveil New Album Details 25.01

Magic Kingdom from Belgium are bringing you more power metal this year. The group is releasing their first new album since 2010's Symphony Of War and it will be called Savage Requiem. You can feast your eyes on the epic cover artwork below. The record is set for release on the 20th of March via AFM Records. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
Inner Sanctum - Release Lyric Video For New Song 25.01

Indian metallers Inner Sanctum just premiered a new tune from their new record. It's the first single and lyric video from their upcoming album Legions Awake, out in March 2015 worldwide. The track is called "Wake Of Destruction" and you can headbang to it below! (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
Hellfest 2015 - Last Bands Confirmed 24.01

The last six bands have been confirmed for France's Hellfest 2015. They are: L7, Cavalera Conspiracy, Hawk Eyes, Monarch, Motionless In White and We Are Harlot. The running order with the schedule will be revealed a bit later. This will be the tenth edition of the festival which takes place at Clisson, France from June 19th-21st, 2015. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
A Year In Metal - 2014: Highlights Through The Eyes Of The MS Staff, Elites & Official Contributors 16.01

Compare our (Staff, Elites, and Official Contributors) highlights to your lists and have fun voting on the upcoming Metal Storm Awards. The folks at the 'Tower' \m/ (by D.T. Metal)   Read more ››
Getting Stoked: 70000 Tons Of Metal 2015 - The Bands 11.01

Dear winter in Colorado - you suck and will NOT be missed. The countdown to this year's 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise is thankfully in full swing. (by D.T. Metal)   Read more ››
Goatwhore, Dying Fetus and support in Toulouse, 25/11/2014 13.12

As soon as the Toulouse date of this tour was announced, I knew I had to come. Goatwhore coming here? Hell yeah!!! (by Darkside Momo)   Read more ››
Random stuff
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Agrypnie - Exit (2008)

Agrypnie is a relatively young band, coming from the German Black metal scene, with ties with their country mates Nocte Obducta. Now I'm not that familiar with those now-defunct proggy Black metallers, but it appears to me they had somewhat of a cult-following going on. And from what I've heard from both bands it seems fair to say that if you like one, you'll like the other. But now, on to Agrypnie. Their style of Black metal isn't exactly progressive, but it's still far... (by Lucas)   Read more ››

Reviewer: 8.2      Users: 8.5 | 35 votes
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Corpus Christii

Corpus Christi is latin for Body of Christ.

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