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Veritates - Introduce New Guitarist

German heavy metaller Veritates, who are currently busy with the work on their second studio album, announce the addition of experienced musician Frank Noras (Wolfen) as the band's new permanent lead guitarist.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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Dark Sphere

Dark Sphere released 3 record's in the time span from 2008 - 2015.
The first records was called Dark Sphere and was released back in 2008. The music was a raw mix of Melodic Black/Dark Metal. All music was written by gothmog and the line up consisted of Jumbo on vocals and Kain on bass.
The second record was called Ophiuchus and was released in 2010. The record is amongst Dark Sphere fans considerd as the most popular one! The music was a mix of Melodic Black/Dark/Power/Gothic Metal! The music was written by Gothmog and Zli. The Ophiuchus era consisted of the classic Dark Sphere line up which featured: Gothmog on vocals and guitar, Butcher on bass, Crow on Keyboards and Zli on drums!

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Bad English

Bands
Ennui

Formed in 2012 by David Unsaved in the city of Tbilisi, Georgian duo ENNUI explores a variety of styles within the genres of funeral doom and death Metal, and delivers a refined blend of dark melodies, crushing riffs and technical percussion together with the dramatic and poetic storytelling.

After years of intense work, headlining the Shadow Doom Festival in Russia, ENNUI is proud to present their fourth album, "End of the Circle", containing three epic songs, according different canons of genre, and sustaining mind blowing atmosphere of funeral doom/death metal madness. ENNUI is ready to unleash the album that will mark the zenith point in their discography.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Bad English

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Architects - Drop New Single

Architects have unleashed "Animals". A brand new (unannounced) single from British hardcore/metalcore unit is now available for listening with accompanying official video. The song was produced by the band's drummer Dan Searle and Josh Middleton, and mixed by Zakk Cervini.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Quiet Riot - Future Albums Might Include Unreleased Music From Frankie Banali

Quiet Riot have hinted that future albums will include unreleased music by longtime drummer Frankie Banali, who died of cancer last August.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Metal God | Comments (0)

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Celtic Legacy - New Music In Recording Phase

Celtic Legacy's last music output, The Lie Of The Land, was released almost 6 years ago. Now the Irish power metal outfit revealed that the new music is being recorded. Below you can see a photo of Dave Boylan recording bass at Hell's Kitchen Studio.

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Posted: 21.10.2020 by Bad English | Comments (2)

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Tombs - Reveal 'The Hunger' Song & Video

Just in time for Halloween, Brooklyn metal formation Tombs have partnered with 'Dread Central' to unveil the official music video for their new song, "The Hunger," which pays homage to cinema's most infamous vampires. The song is taken from the band's upcoming full-length, Under Sullen Skies, due on November 20. The video clip was created by Jaclyn Sheer.

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Posted: 20.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (1)

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Boris - To Release Collaboration Album With Merzbow

Official statement from the label:

Relapse Records presents 2R0I2P0, the brand new collaborative album from Japanese acts Boris and Merzbow. The 10 track album showcases every bit of the excitement and pulse-pounding rock and metal heard throughout the inimitable, expansive Boris catalog, as it meets the signature harsh noise and soundscapes of the equally prolific Merzbow.

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Posted: 20.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (4)

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Nocte Obducta - Debut Second Single From The New Record

This coming Friday Nocte Obducta will put out their newest studio record, Irrlicht (Es Schlägt Dem Mond Ein Kaltes Herz). Before its official release, Germans offer in listening a second, 10-minute track "Der Alte Traum".

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Posted: 20.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Misanthropia - 'Convoy Of Sickness' Album Due Out In December

Symphonic black metal purveyors Misanthropia will release their new album, Convoy Of Sickness, on December 4th via Massacre Records. The artwork's been created by Darkgrove Design, whereas Mike Wead took care of the album's mixing and mastering. The first single from the album will be released in early November.

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Posted: 20.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Acid Mammoth - New Full Length Tracking Finished

Greek stoner doom juggernauts Acid Mammoth are working on third full length offering, which follows their recent Doom Sessions Vol. 2 split release with 1782. The tracking part is finished, mixing is about to commence.

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Posted: 20.10.2020 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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Amebix

Amebix, now recognized as one of the most influential ponderous bands ever, was born in England during the summer of 1978. Originally trolling their minds and coming up with the thought provoking moniker the Band With No Name, the group of dirty, broke punks recorded a trashy six-song demo and managed to sell a meager four copies of it. Opting for the name Amebix, the band released a track from the demo called "University Challenged" on the first edition of the obscure compilation series "Bullshit Detector".

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Posted: 20.10.2020 by Bad English

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Clapsodra

The band's name, Clapsodra, was taken from Martin Gray's first book, For Those I Loved (Au nom de tous les miens).
In his book he described the Jewish people at the Treblinka extermination camp who were marked as doomed for execution with bruises all over their faces. He described this people as Clapsodra.

In November 1994, Clapsodra recorded and released their first live album, Brain Insanity.
The songs in that album dealt with holocaust issues.
Each song told a true story, based on survivors' testimonials and memoirs.

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Posted: 20.10.2020 by Bad English

Reviews
Shedfromthebody - A Dead And Aimless Hum

What would it sound like if you mixed classic Finnish gloom, metal's fascination with shoegaze in the past decade, and the rise of Chelsea Wolfe-sque doomed folk?

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Posted: 20.10.2020 by RaduP | Comments (7)

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Hypnos - Two New Songs Unveiled

Czech death metal collective Hypnos are excited to share videos for two new songs, ''The Blackcrow'' and ''Plunged Into Cacophony / Procession To Babylon''. Both are part of the forthcoming album The Blackcrow, set for October 30th official release via Einheit Produktionen. Recorded at Šopa Studio in Lipov (Czech Republic). Engineered, mixed and mastered by Stanislav Valášek.

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Transilvania - Detail Sophomore Studio Album

Austrians Transilvania announce Of Sleep And Death, the second studio record coming out January 1st, 2021 via Invictus Productions. It was mixed and mastered by Marco S. at The Devil's Mark Studio. Additional details, tracklist and cover artwork, can be found below.

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Posted: 20.10.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (3)