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DragonForce - Reveal New Album Details, Stream First Single

On September 27th, DragonForce will unleash their eighth full-length, entitled Extreme Power Metal. The album was produced, mixed and mastered in Los Angeles, California by Damien Rainaud at Mix Unlimited. For a first preview of the album, a video for the new single, "Highway to Oblivion", can be viewed via YouTube down below.

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Posted: 31.07.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (19)

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Black Crown Initiate - Sign With Century Media Records

American progressive death metallers Black Crown Initiate are beyond excited to announce that they have signed a record deal with Century Media Records. The band plans on returning to the studio for the band's third album shortly after their upcoming tour of Europe with Rivers Of Nihil, Møl and Orbit Culture, which begins on September 20th and runs through mid-October.

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Posted: 31.07.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Pure Reason Revolution - Reunited, New Album In The Works

Jon Courtney and Chloë Alper have reunited the Pure Reason Revolution project, playing their first show in close to 8 years at the recent Midsummer Prog Festival in the Netherlands, and performing their debut album The Dark Third in full. The band have also revealed they are working on a brand new studio album, and have signed to Inside Out Music for its release in 2020. Pure Reason Revolution originally parted ways in November 2011.

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Posted: 31.07.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (4)

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Tool - Unveil New Album Title And Release Date

Tool have finally announced more details for their long-awaited new studio album. The title of their upcoming outing will be Fear Inoculum, to be officially released on August 30th. Further details will be revealed in coming days.

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Posted: 30.07.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (21)

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Testament - Announce European Tour With Exodus And Death Angel

Three legendary Bay Area thrash metal groups - Testament, Exodus and Death Angel - will join forces for 'The Bay Strikes Back Tour' across Europe. Both Testament and Exodus are currently working on upcoming records, while Death Angel will be touring in support of their most recent one, Humanicide.

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Diamond Head - The Coffin Train

Oi, Metalstormers! I got a 'surprise of the year' contender right here for ya.

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Posted: 30.07.2019 by nikarg | Comments (8)

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Carcariass - Launch First Track From New Album

French metallers Carcariass are proud to present a brand new track "Ultimate Escape", coming from their upcoming studio record Planet Chaos, their first one in 10 years. Planet Chaos was recorded and mixed by Drop RMX at Downtone Studio (Switzerland) and mastered by Jens Borgen at Fascination Street Studios (Sweden). More details will be revealed soon.

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Car Bomb - Upcoming Album Detailed, New Single Streaming

Americans Car Bomb unveil details for their upcoming, fourth studio album, titled Mordial. It is set for a September 27th self-release by the band in North America, and via Holy Roar Records in the UK and Europe. Mordial was written/produced by the band's guitarist Greg Kubacki, mixed by Adam "Nolly" Getgood, and mastered by Ermin Hamidovic. Car Bomb also present their second single, "Scattered Sprites", available for streaming as a music video below.

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Posted: 30.07.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Klabautamann - To Start Recording New Album Next Week

German folk/black metallers Klabautamann are working on their new studio effort. The band confirmed that they'll be soon heading out to studio, where they will record 9 new songs. First on the schedule are drums. Stay tuned for more details.

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Posted: 30.07.2019 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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Ratos De Porão

Ratos De Porão was formed in 1981, existing in the Brazilian (São Paulo city) punk rock scene (alongside bands such as Olho Seco, Cólera, Inocentes, Garotos Podres, and Lobotomia). Directly influenced by the UK 82 hardcore bands such as Discharge, G.B.H., Varukers and Swedish and Finnish bands such as Anti-Cimex and Kaaos, they started to write songs that criticized Brazilian society, a revolutionary concept at the time. Their sound is regarded as one of the rawest of their scene (because other bands such as Cólera and Garotos Podres were more 'punk rock' sounding than 'hardcore').

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Posted: 30.07.2019 by Starvynth

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Between The Buried And Me - Touring North America This Fall

This coming fall, Between The Buried And Me and CHON will head out for a co-headlining North American tour. Additional support on this 5-week long trek will come from Canadian prog metallers Intervals. Tickets will go on sale this Friday, August 2nd at 10am.

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Posted: 29.07.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Wormwood - Debut New Video

A couple of days ago, Wormwood released their second studio record, entitled Nattarvet. Now, the black metal quartet is excited to present the official video for the opening track "Av Lie Och Börda". The video clip for the eight-minute-long track was made by Svartna Film.

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Posted: 29.07.2019 by Bad English | Comments (1)

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Katalepsy - Present New SIngle

Death metal machine from Russia, Katalepsy, is proud to reveal a brand new single "Beast Of Nod". The song will be part of the band's upcoming, yet-untitled studio album, released through Unique Leader Records. You can check out "Beast Of Nod" as a lyric video down under.

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Posted: 29.07.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Sur Austru - Reveal Debut Album Details

Romanian folk/black metal band Sur Austru, formed by members of the last lineup of Negură Bunget, will release their debut album, titled Meteahna Timpurilor, on the 10th of September through Avantgarde Music.

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Posted: 29.07.2019 by RaduP | Comments (0)

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Shadow Of Intent - To Release New Full Length, Share Details

On August 16th, Shadow Of Intent will return with the release of their new studio album, Melancholy. You can check full tracklist as well as cover art, created by Pär Olofsson (Exodus, Immortal, ...), down below. Additionally, Shadow Of Intent premiere brand new music video "Malediction", directed by Orie McGinness.

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Volbeat - Share New Song 'Pelvis On Fire'

This Friday, on August 2nd, Volbeat will release their new record Rewind, Replay, Rebound. This will be their seventh full length and will contain 14 new tracks. One of them, "Pelvis On Fire", has been recently unleashed and is now available for streaming down under.

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Posted: 29.07.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (1)