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Wednesday 13 - Unveil New Video And Album Details

If you're a fan of horror punk band Wednesday 13, the good news is that they have released a brand new track for consumption. The group revealed a spooky brand new video for "What The Night Brings", the first track taken from their forthcoming album, Condolences (out 2nd June) and first for new record label home, Nuclear Blast. It's heavier than usual. Check it out here.

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Posted: 25.03.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)

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Pallbearer - 'Heartless' Streaming In Full

US doom metallers Pallbearer have just released their brand new album Heartless. The album is available everywhere via Profound Lore Records. It is Pallbearer's third studio album and the follow-up to Foundations Of Burden released in 2014. You can now listen to the album in full here. What do you think?

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Posted: 24.03.2017 by Paz | Comments (1)

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Anathema - Reveal Details & Cover Art For New Studio Album

Anathema's new album is almost here! While you still have to wait until June to get it, today you can find out the details about it and begin anticipating it. After 2014's album Distant Satellites, the atmospheric rockers are back with their eleventh full-length, The Optimist. Due for release on 9th June through Kscope, The Optimist will soon reveal "some of the darkest, most challenging and unexpected music the sextet have put their name to." Find out the concept and cover below.

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Posted: 24.03.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (12)

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Belphegor - Share New Album Title And Trailer

Austrian hellish duo Belphegor has finished the drum tracking and bass recordings for their new sinister opus. This eleventh full length album is to be entitled Totenritual and it will present nine new tracks laced with obscure magick and furious brutality on September 15th, worldwide via Nuclear Blast Records. In the trailer from the studio released today, you can watch Bloodhammer torturing his kit.

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Posted: 24.03.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (5)

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Realm - Former Member Passes Away

Former guitarist of American progressive thrash metal band Realm, Paul Laganowski, has passed away. Laganowski was a member of Realm from 1985 to 1992. He died after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.

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Posted: 24.03.2017 by Bad English | Comments (1)

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Au-Dessus - Another New Song Streaming Online

A new Au-Dessus song has arrived! On May 19th by Les Acteurs de l'Ombre Productions, the post-black metallers will release their new record, End Of Chapter. Today, the Lithuanian band has debuted another track, entitled "XII (End Of Chapter)". You can stream the album's closing track via YouTube and tell us if you like it.

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Posted: 24.03.2017 by Paz | Comments (0)

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Grand Magus - Launch New Video

Swedish metallers Grand Magus have just revealed a brand new video for the track "Freja's Choice", coming off of their latest effort Sword Songs, released back in May, 2016. The video was released through Nuclear Blast's YouTube channel, and is now available for viewing down below.

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Posted: 24.03.2017 by The Underdog | Comments (0)

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Almost Too Hot To Handle: UFO & Saxon In Denver, CO At The Summit Music Hall On 21 Mar 2017

NWOBHM was very much alive in Denver the other night. Saxon and UFO, two of the leading bands of the movement, took the audience on a trip down memory lane and it was spectacular.

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Posted: 24.03.2017 by D.T. Metal | Comments (1)

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Sólstafir - Share New Song

Sólstafir have shared a new track with the world. This time, it's the track "Bláfjall" from their upcoming album Berdreyminn, which will be released on May 26th through Season Of Mist. It's the second new song unveiled by the Icelandic group after "Ísafold". Check it out below. What do you think of their new sound after the departure of a long time drummer Guðmundur Óli Pálmason?

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Posted: 23.03.2017 by The Underdog | Comments (7)

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Loss (USA) - Launch First Song From New Album

After giving us all the details about Horizonless, Loss' new record, the American funeral doom metal quartet now shares a new song "All Grows On Tears", which can be heard down below. Their second studio album will be released worldwide via Profound Lore Records on the 19th of May, 2017. It was produced by Billy Anderson.

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Posted: 23.03.2017 by Paz | Comments (6)

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Igorrr - Share New Album Cover And More

The cover and tracklist for Igorrr's new album is out in the open! We already knew that the French breakcore/modern classical outfit will release a new album titled Savage Sinusoid through Metal Blade Records, but now we know much more about it. The album's artwork, which was created by artist Metastazis, has now been launched and here is also the tracklist for the eleven-song release.

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Posted: 23.03.2017 by Paz | Comments (10)

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Nargaroth - Releasing New Album, Share Teaser

German iconic black metal band Nargaroth has good news to share. They will release their new album, Era Of Threnody, on the 16th of May 2017, on Inter Arma Production. Finally the follow-up to Spectral Visions Of Mental Warfare is coming. You can hear its teaser here. The album will be available as jewel CD, gatefold DLP and digital format.

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Posted: 23.03.2017 by Bad English | Comments (6)

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Astral Doors - New Teaser Released

Now that we know that the new Astral Doors album is coming, it's just a waiting game. To quench your thirst, the heavy metal band has shared a little teaser to showcase how the new record Black Eyed Children (out on April 28th) will sound like. Hear it below and share your impressions.

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Posted: 23.03.2017 by Bad English | Comments (5)

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Funeral Tears - Debut New Song

Russian one-man funeral doom bringers Funeral Tears will release a new album called Beyond The Horizon on the 13th of April 2017 via Satanath Records with Cimmerian Shade Recordings (USA). Apart from checking out the album details, including cover and tracklist, now you can hear the 8-minute new song "Breathe" right here!

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Posted: 23.03.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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Enisum - Streaming New Song

Italian atmospheric black metal team Enisum has signed with Avantgarde Music and the label will bring the band's new opus on April 22nd, entitled Seasons Of Desolation. You can hear the new song "Snow Storm" right here or on the YouTube player below.

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Posted: 23.03.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)

Reviews
In The Company Of Serpents - Ain​-​Soph Aur

In The Company Of Serpents sound as though they have been listening to a lot of very early rock'n'roll and blues in addition to the requisite sludge and doom staples. The guitars alternate between the most distorted of stone-tones and a jangly brightness that, combined with the gargantuan groove, uncluttered progression, and ultimate indebtedness of sludge to blues (by way of doom), had me convinced I was listening to somebody feeding Link Wray through a wood chipper at first.

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Posted: 23.03.2017 by ScreamingSteelUS | Comments (2)