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Ignitor - New Album Coming Soon, Tunes Streaming

Ignitor, Texas based US power/heavy metal veterans, will be soon releasing their new studio record The Golden Age Of Black Magick (October 31). Before the new music output hits the streets you can now listen to three streaming tunes via Bandcamp.

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Posted: 22.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (1)

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Not Forever On Earth: Exploring The O)))verse (2010-2019)

For a genre as hard to get into as drone metal, it is surprising how much of a household name Sunn O))) have become. But the O)))-verse is large and includes a lot of sounds, experiments and a fair share of side projects. We hope to explore at least part of those in this three-part article series.

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Posted: 22.10.2020 by RaduP | Comments (6)

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War Curse - Join Blacklight Media / Metal Blade Records Roster

Ohio based thrashers War Curse are proud to announce a newly sealed partnership with Metal Blade Records and Blacklight Media. The band's third full length effort is expected to be released in 2021.

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Posted: 22.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Demon Hunter - Post New Video

Metalcore outfit Demon Hunter have posted a new official video for "Cut To Fit". It's the opening track of the group's War album, released in March 2019. Video directed, filmed, and edited by Andy Maier.

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Posted: 22.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (1)

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White Skull - Writing Material For Next Studio Album

Long running Italian heavy metal band White Skull is busy with the work on new music, following 2017 Will Of The Strong. Founding guitarist Tony "Mad" Fontó has revealed that the band is in the writing process for its eleventh studio album.

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Posted: 22.10.2020 by Bad English | Comments (13)

Reviews
Ayreon - Transitus

Transitus the latest record by the Dutch prog mastermind with way too many phone numbers in his mobile phone Arjen Anthony Lucassen. Who did he call this time to perform on his latest record?

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Posted: 22.10.2020 by tominator | Comments (10)

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BPMD - American Made

Another supergroup, another lot of unfulfilled potential.

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Posted: 22.10.2020 by omne metallum | Comments (5)

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Benediction - Scriptures

Expectations are met where previously bars were set.

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Posted: 22.10.2020 by omne metallum | Comments (1)

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Maestitium - Reveal Details For Debut EP

Swedish Maestitium unveil details for their debut EP release, entitled Tale Of The Endless. Set for worldwide release on January 29th, 2021 (CD/Digital) through Black Lion Records, it was composed/recorded by Elias Westrin (guitars, vocals, synths, orchestrations) and mixed/mastered by Robin Leijon. With inspiration from bands like Insomnium, Hinayana and Wolfheart, Tale Of The Endless brings epic melodies, blasting drums and a handful of atmosphere. This 4 track EP also features studio musicians Nils Fjellström aka 'Dominator' on drums and Anton Flodin on bass.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Hell:On - Launch 'My Testament' Song From Upcoming Record

November 1st sees the release of Hell:On's sixth full length effort, dubbed Scythian Stamm. Before the album lands in stores, Ukrainian death/thrash metal bringers premiere a new song and music video "My Testament".

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Trollfest - Sign Worldwide Deal With Napalm Records

Trollfest, a folk metal outfit from Norway, are excited to announce that they have joined the Napalm Records roster. Furthermore, the group premiere a new video clip for the re-recorded song "Der Jegermeister", originally released on Villanden record back in 2007.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (4)

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Labyrinth - To Release New Album In January, Details Disclosed

Italian prog power metallers Labyrinth have announced that they will release their eighth studio album, Welcome To The Absurd Circus, on January 22nd, 2021 via Frontiers Records.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Metal God | Comments (5)

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Dysrhythmia - Post New Video

New York based tech prog metal formation Dysrhythmia unveil a Paul Jeffrey-directed music video for "Plague Delay". The track is taken off their latest studio record Terminal Threshold, released one year ago.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Wake - Put Out 'Confluence' EP, Full Stream Available

Confluence is a brand new music piece from Canada's Wake, officially released yesterday (digitally). A three song EP was recorded at Public Lunch Studios in Calgary (Alberta), and mixed / mastered by Dave Otero. The entire effor is available for listening via Bandcamp player.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Alastor - Recording New Album

2 years after the release of ...The Dark Tower... full length, Portugal based thrashers Alastor are back in the studio, working on the successor. Recently they've finished the vocal recordings, executed by the band's new vocalist Alex Thunder. More info and details coming soon.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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Ministry - Release Video For 'Git Up Get Out 'N Vote'

Industrial pioneers Ministry have released a music video for their song "Git Up Get Out 'N Vote", taken from their 2012 album Relapse. The release of this video coincides with the upcoming U.S. Presidental election, which will take place on November 3rd.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Metal God | Comments (3)