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Morbid Angel - Cancel European Tour

Morbid Angel have cancelled more European shows. After cancelling several festival appearances this summer due to unforeseen problems with a passport for one of the members of the band, the U.S. death metallers promised that the European tour in November/December would not be affected but it seems like that wasn't meant to be. This happens at a time the band is gearing up to release their new album, Kingdoms Disdained, due on December 1st on Silver Lining Music and via JVC in Japan.

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Posted: 20.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)

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The Faceless - Share New Album Title, Artwork And More

The Faceless, who have become notorious for cancelling several tours last minute and constantly changing band members, are finally releasing a new album. The announcement was made by their label Sumerian Records about the follow-up to Autotheism (2012). The good news is that the tech death metallers will release In Becoming A Ghost on December 1st. The pre-orders and a new song will be available on Halloween. For now, check out the album artwork and song titles below.

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Posted: 20.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)

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Killswitch Engage - Announce Tour With Anthrax

Killswitch Engage are joining forces with Anthrax on the KillThrax II tour! It includes stops in the U.S. and Canada. The massive tour happens next year in January, February and March, and Havok will be the opening act for the entire run. Tickets go on sale today.

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Posted: 20.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)

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Hallatar - New Video Released, Stream New Album

Finnish melancholic mourners Hallatar, led by Juha Raivio (Trees Of Eternity, Swallow The Sun) with vocals by Amorphis' Tomi Joutsen and Gas Lipstick (ex-HIM) on drums, have just released today their debut album called No Stars Upon The Bridge via Svart Records. The doom band has also shared a new video featuring Draconian singer Heike Langhans. You can see "My Mistake" below. If you like it, the entire album is also available to stream online here.

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Posted: 20.10.2017 by Bad English | Comments (4)

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Thaurorod - Releasing New Album In 2018

Power metallers Thaurorod have broken the silence and announced a new album! Their last release, Anteinferno, happened in 2013 but the newest Coast Of Gold is dropping on February 16th, 2018 through Drakkar Entertainment. Finally the long wait for Thaurorod fans is over and they revealed more about the new album.

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Posted: 20.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)

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Belphegor - Totenritual

Alright, alright, alright! Who is excited for a new Belphegor album?!...

...Hey guys?...Guys?

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Posted: 20.10.2017 by Doc Godin | Comments (1)

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Northern Kings - Perform Finnish Heavy Metal Medley At The Kulttuuri Gaala

Finnish superstars Northern Kings, consisting some of the most recognisable Finnish vocalists: Marco Hietala (Nightwish, Tarot), Tony Kakko (Sonata Arctica) and Juha-Pekka Leppäluoto (ex-Charon, Dark Sarah), recently performed an all-time greatest Finnish heavy metal song medley in the national prestigious Finnish Vuosisadan Kulttuurigaala event (Culture Gala of the Century, celebrating 100 years of independent Finland), which took place on October 18th, 2017, and was streamed by the Finnish national broadcasting company, YLE. The songs performed were as follows: "Tallulah" (Sonata Arctica), "Colder" (Charon), "Wings Of Darkness" (Tarot), "Towards Dead End" (Children Of Bodom), "Hunting High And Low" (Stratovarius) and "Wish I Had An Angel" (Nightwish). You can watch the performance in full here.

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Posted: 19.10.2017 by Kais | Comments (5)

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Pestilence - New Album Cover Art Unveiled

Today, we find out that in March 2018, Dutch death metal legends Pestilence will finally release their new album, Hadeon, via Hammerheart Records, a few years in the making. The futuristic cover artwork by Santiago Francisco Jaramillo from Triple Seis Design (Lock Up, Dying Fetus, Inquisition) has just been presented and you can feast your eyes on it below. The concept is based on a multi-layered reality, alien presence and negative frequencies.

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Posted: 19.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (6)

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Rhapsody - Announce 20th Anniversary Farewell Europe Tour

Recently re-united Italian symphonic metal band Rhapsody finished the first part of their "20th Anniversary Farewell Tour". On this successful tour, the band performed sold-out shows in Mexico City, Bogotá, Santiago and Buenos Aires. They also already announced a second Latin America tour leg, which will bring them back to Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Peru, Chile, Costa Rica, Columbia and Mexico in January 2018. But there will be no break for them because right after this second Latin America tour leg they will visit Europe for 23 shows in 11 different countries.

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Posted: 19.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (13)

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Ozzfest - Sues Ozy Fest

According to reports, Ozzy Osbourne's Ozzfest has filed a lawsuit against the organizers of the interactive outdoor festival Ozy Fest, claiming that the New York City event and its logo were confusing music fans. Ozzy Osbourne's Monowise Limited Corporation claims that the festival's logo steps on Monowise's trademark.

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Posted: 19.10.2017 by Bad English | Comments (8)

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Sólstafir - Premiere New Music Video

Sólstafir just premiered a new video in advance of their European tour with Myrkur and label mates Árstíðir in support of their latest full-length, Berdreyminn. The video was directed by Harri Haataja and cinematographer Vesa Ranta and was filmed in Lithuania.

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Posted: 19.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)

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Batushka - Join Metal Blade

The Polish black metal band Batushka has joined the Metal Blade Records U.S. roster. Metal Blade will re-issue Batushka's Litourgiya full-length, initially released in 2015 in limited quantity via Witching Hour Productions, on November 3rd. Pre-orders launched here. There's no word yet on a possible new album.

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Posted: 19.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)

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White Wizzard - Release New Album Details

After a few line-up shake ups, heavy metallers White Wizzard are finally releasing a new album to follow 2013's The Devil's Cut. The new studio album is called Infernal Overdrive and shall be released on January 12th on M-Theory Audio. Vocalist Wyatt Anderson is back in the band and so is guitarist James J. LaRue, joining bassist Jon Leon.

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Posted: 19.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)

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Below The Sun - Present New Video Clip

Russian funeral doom/post-metallers Below The Sun have just presented their new music video for the song "Dawn For Nobody", taken from their latest album Alien World, which has been released on CD through Temple Of Torturous. Watch the clip below! You can also buy the album if you please at this location.

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Posted: 18.10.2017 by Paz | Comments (1)

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Arch Enemy - Premiere Music Video

Arch Enemy have premiered the third video from their freshly released new album, Will To Power. This time around, the metallers have chosen the track "The Race" and Patric Ullaeus captured the band on their recent show in Helsinki, Finland. Watch "The Race" streaming below.

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Posted: 18.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)

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Cannibal Corpse - Premiere New Album's Title Track

Another new Cannibal Corpse track has debuted online! On November 3rd, the veteran death metallers will release their anticipated 14th full-length, Red Before Black, via Metal Blade Records. Cannibal Corpse go on tour with Power Trip and Gatecreeper the very same day the album comes out. For a new preview of the record, the title track can now be streamed right here via YouTube.

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Posted: 18.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)