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Ministry - Reveal New Album Details

Industrial metal legends Ministry have announced that their brand new studio album, tilted AmeriKKKant, will be released on March 9th, 2018 via Nuclear Blast Records. Produced by Al Jourgensen, the follow-up to 2013's From Beer To Eternity was recorded at Caribou Studios in Burbank, CA between January and May 2017 and the artwork was created by Sam Shearon.

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Dream Theater - Join Sony Music Via InsideOut Music For New Album

With a career that has spanned in excess of 30 years, two-time Grammy-nominated US progressive metal band Dream Theater released their ambitious 2015 concept album, The Astonishing and the elaborately-produced tour that followed. Now Dream Theater announces that they have signed with Sony Music Entertainment worldwide, through Sony's leading progressive music label imprint Inside Out Music, for the release of the band's forthcoming 14th studio album. They join an impressive roster of bands, many of which wouldn't exist without Dream Theater blazing a trail before them, and inspiring young musicians since the early '90s.

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Hamferð - Release Video For New Single

Doomsters Hamferð from the Faroe Islands will release their new album, Támsins likam, on January 12th via Metal Blade Records. In anticipation of the release, the band has recently launched a video for the second single, "Frosthvarv", which can be viewed here. Get lost in the music below.

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Tristitia - New Album On The Way

There have been many years of silence from the Tristitia camp. Now the doom metal band will bring a compilation album called Lamentations From The Beginning, which includes the era demos 1993 & 1994 plus 2 new songs of the upcoming album, soon to be released. However, they didn't disclose when the new album will be released.

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When Nothing Remains - To Stop All Live Activity

Swedish funeral doom bringers When Nothing Remains are currently working on new music to be released next year. In fact, the band has shared a new sample from the studio on Facebook, check it out. Furthermore, they explained that they have stopped all live activity due to a health issue with guitarist Peter Laustsen. He explained that he has Cervobrachial Syndrome, pain in the upper back, neck and left arm which is getting worse. According to the them, they had issues with the Under The Doom Festival in Portugal after cancelling their performance.

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Voodoo Circle - Releasing New Album In February

Voodoo Circle is back with a new album! Aptly titled Raised On Rock, the record will hit stores on February 9th via AFM Records. The band comprises of founder, guitarist and main composer Alex Beyrodt, Mat Sinner (bass), Francesco Jovino (drums) and - last but not least - new vocalist Herbie Langhans (Avantasia).

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Faal - Share Title And Teaser For New Album

Faal have decided to unveil today the first details of their new album and follow-up to 2012's The Clouds Are Burning. The Dutch funeral doom metallers will unleash the new album, Desolate Grief, in February 2018 on Ván Records. So, start getting ready for new music! The band also released a 3-minute teaser to whet the appetite. More will be revealed soon.

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Bands
Hetman

Hetman was founded by bass singer Kherson death Demonium black band in 2006.

From the beginning, it was intended that the ideology and the concept of classical music built on ethnically - philosophical literature of different nations, but with a greater impact on Ukrainian literature.
In 2006-2007, was made the first recording of the album "Wind from the grove talks" on the verses of "Poet" "Fables Cossacks" "Omar Khayam" "George Gordon Byron" and "Sandor Petafi" and the music was a black metal with elements of pure vocals.

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Cynic - Sean Reinert Leaves; Band Continues With Masvidal

Further development have been made in regard to Cynic's status. The progressive metal legends have agreed that Cynic will continue its activity without long-time original drummer Sean Reinert, as guitarist and vocalist Paul Masvidal will push on to find new talents to add to the Cynic fame. In his farewell post on the band's Facebook page, Reinert explained the situation and the agreement reached between him and Masvidal and the future plans for both musicians.

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Legend Of The Seagullmen - Brent Hinds And Danny Carey's Band To Release Debut Album

You might remember Legend Of The Seagullmen. The band was announced two years ago but it was unclear if it would be a full-on project. The supergroup is comprised of Tool's Danny Carey on drums, Mastodon's Brent Hinds on guitar, director Jimmy Hayward (Jonah Hex) on guitar, David 'The Doctor' Dreyer on vocals, Zappa Meets Zappa's Peter Griffin on bass, and Chris DiGiovanni on synth, alongside the help of a few more rippers! Their self-titled debut album drops on February 9th, 2018 via Dine Alone Records. Right now, you can listen to the first track "Shipswreck" here.

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Tristitia

Tristitia was formed back in late '92 by guitarist Luis B. Galvez. His devotion for Doom Metal and sorrowful melodies brought him to form the band with Death/Gothic style singer Thomas Karlsson and Harri Juvonen on bass. They recorded their first demo in april '93 entitled "Winds of Sacrifice". In january '94 they released their second demo "Reminiscences of the Mourner". The receiving of this demo was even better than "Winds of Sacrifice" and gave Tristitia a record deal with the French label Holy Records. In march '95 now with Bruno Nilsson behind the drums, Thomas on vocals and Luis playing all guitars, bass and keyboards, Tristitia released their first CD album "One with Darkness". Summer '96 they recorded their second album "Crucidiction" wich was released december '96. Tristitia's third album "The Last Grief" brought the band a new atmospheric Dark Doom Heavy Metal singing style with session singer Rickard Bengtsson from the Swedish band Last Tribe and with mixed doom riffs/classical guitar parts Tristitia found a new path beyond the labyrinth of Darkness. At the fall 2002 the band was ready for their 4th album and entered Darkside Studios in their hometown Halmstad to record their latest cd "Garden of Darkness" with Death style vocalist Stefan Persson, wich to be the darkest, most sorrowful and well produced of all Tristitia's releases.

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Kalmah - Pekka Kokko Misses European Tour

As the Death Unleashed European Tour started on December 1st in Belgium (with Nothgard, Heretoir and Last In Grey), Kalmah's singer/guitarist Pekka Kokko faced medical issues and had to stay in Finland. Kalmah were quick to react and found two replacements by the name of Robse from German folk metal band Equilibrium and Pether Winterschmied from German melodic death metal act Burn Down Eden. As of yesterday, Pekka was still not present for the show in Berlin, and might not join at all since the tour ends today in Munich. An update from the band is expected soon.

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Istapp - New Album Coming In 2018

Arctic blizzard beasts are raging on Swedish soil but the Swedish black metal commandos Istapp have decided to record a new album, which will be out next year. Frostbiten released in 2015 was their latest offering.

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Reviews
Hetman - Sewn From The Ashes Book

Each track on Hetman's Зшита з попелу книга, or Sewn From The Ashes Book, if you prefer, is like an epic folk odyssey in miniature; every composition exists outside the constraints of its length (though the duration is not inconsiderable), beginning and ending in much different places, striving ceaselessly for a powerful and time-worn sound.

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Susperia - New Album Detailed, Launch Trailer

Norwegian extreme metal heavyweights Susperia will return with their long-awaited first full-length studio album since 2009, titled The Lyricist, on March 16th via Agonia Records. According to the band, "the new album is a good old-fashioned kick in the head, both old and new fans should find enjoyable." Watch a video trailer for the album below.

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Harm's Way - Reveal Details For New Album, Share Single

On February 9th, Harm's Way will release their new album, Posthuman. The band's fourth full-length - and Metal Blade Records debut - promises to be a devastating addition to their catalog. For a first preview of Posthuman, the single "Human Carrying Capacity" can be streamed here.

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