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Nevermore - Warrel Dane Passes Away Of Heart Attack

Terrible news surfaced today for Nevermore and Sanctuary fans as singer Warrel Dane has reportedly passed away in Brazil, according to Brazilian news source UOL. He also had a solo career and was in fact working on a new solo album. He was only 48 years old. Warrel Dane possessed a unique voice, penned thought-provoking lyrics and his music will live on. Rest in peace...

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Decapitated - All Members Released From Jail Awaiting Rape Trial

There's new developments in the Decapitated case. The Spokesman Review, which has been covering the case extensively, has reported that all four members of the Polish death metal band have been released from jail as they await trial of accusations they raped a Spokane woman. The band is now set to go to trial on January 16th, 2018.

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Powerwolf - Announce European Tour With Amaranthe

With a new album coming out in 2018, power metallers Powerwolf have now also announced a headline European tour! The Wolfsnächte Tour 2018 will see the wolves celebrating their heavy metal masses across Europe starting in October and concluding November 17th at Saarlandhalle Saarbrücken. Swedish melodic metal sensation Amaranthe and Germany's heavy/glam high flyers Kissin' Dynamite will be joining in as special guests.

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Sigh - New Album Update, Coming Out In 2018

At the end of last year, Japanese avantgarde metallers Sigh announced that they were working on a new album, Heir To Despair, which is now nearing completion, one year later, according to their latest update. The band also confirmed that it's being released some time in 2018 to follow Graveward (2015).

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Monster Magnet - Reveal New Album Details

Monster Magnet are finally releasing a new album! Titled Mindfucker, it's said that the stoner metal band puts the pedal to the metal on this album. Mindfucker will be released on March 23rd, 2018 via Napalm Records and can be pre-ordered here. Watch out for new music from mastermind Dave Wyndorf and company and check out the album details below.

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Bell Witch - To Headline European Tour

Seattle based funeral doom duo Bell Witch is honoured to announce an extensive headlining tour across Europe, where the band will perform in support of well-acclaimed latest effort Mirror Reaper. More than one month long tour, scheduled for next March/April, will also include appearances at festivals, such as Doom Over Leipzig and Roudburn Festival. Supporting Bell Witch on select dates will be Monarch and Aerial Ruin. All confirmed dates can be found below the official tour flyer.

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Therion - Share Artwork, Tracklist And Release Date Of New Rock Opera

On February 2nd, symphonic metal pioneers Therion will finally release Christofer Johnsson's monumental brainchild Beloved Antichrist, a rock opera loosely inspired by Vladímir Soloviov's "A Short Tale Of The Antichrist". The entire piece reaches a length of 3 hours. The dramatic and epic opus comes to life through 27 different character roles, performed by long-time band members like Thomas Vikström, Lori Lewis and Chiara Malvestiti, amongst many others. The band will unveil the first excerpt from Beloved Antichrist in single form before Christmas - and today, they present the cover artwork designed by Thomas Ewerhart, as well as the tracklist.

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Anthrax - Announce Live DVD 'Kings Among Scotland'

Thrash icons Anthrax will see Kings Among Scotland, the band's long-awaited live-in-concert DVD, arrive in stores and online on April 27th, 2018. Captured last February 15th at the band's sold-out concert at Glasgow's historic venue the Barrowland Ballroom, the two-hour set incorporates the band's entire live show along with interviews, behind-the-scenes footage and other B-roll shot on the band's tour bus, backstage, in hotels and elsewhere. The DVD will also include a "gear rundown" from each of the band members.

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Iron Angel - To Release First Album In Over 30 Years

German heavy metal speeders Iron Angel are back on the road. But the band will bring to light a new album as well, called Hellbound, which will be released on May 4th, 2018. The group inked a deal with Mighty Music/Target Group. Mighty Music will release their next two albums.

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Dark Buddha Rising - Unveil New EP Details

After promising a new release for next year, the Finns Dark Buddha Rising have revealed all the details about it. The black gates that Dark Buddha Rising opened a decade ago with I open further in 2018, as the band announces the II EP, due for release via Neurot Recordings on 23rd March 2018. Feast your eyes on the cover art and tracklist. Sample sounds are available on the video below as well.

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Iperyt - Entire New Album Streaming

More than six years after they released No State Of Grace, the Polish industial black metallers Iperyt are making their triumphant return with the album The Patchwork Gehinnom. If you were waiting to hear their entire new musical creation, you are in luck because it is being streamed in its entirety over at Echoes And Dust​. Tell us what you think about the album.

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Ministry - Reveal New Album Details And Video

Industrial metal legends Ministry have announced that their brand new studio album, tilted AmeriKKKant, will be released on March 9th, 2018 via Nuclear Blast Records. Produced by Al Jourgensen, the follow-up to 2013's From Beer To Eternity was recorded at Caribou Studios in Burbank, CA between January and May 2017 and the artwork was created by Sam Shearon. Enjoy the first single/official music video for "Antifa" as well.

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Dream Theater - Join Sony Music Via InsideOut Music For New Album

With a career that has spanned in excess of 30 years, two-time Grammy-nominated US progressive metal band Dream Theater released their ambitious 2016 concept album, The Astonishing and the elaborately-produced tour that followed. Now Dream Theater announces that they have signed with Sony Music Entertainment worldwide, through Sony's leading progressive music label imprint Inside Out Music, for the release of the band's forthcoming 14th studio album. They join an impressive roster of bands, many of which wouldn't exist without Dream Theater blazing a trail before them, and inspiring young musicians since the early '90s.

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Hamferð - Release Video For New Single

Doomsters Hamferð from the Faroe Islands will release their new album, Támsins likam, on January 12th via Metal Blade Records. In anticipation of the release, the band has recently launched a video for the second single, "Frosthvarv", which can be viewed here. Get lost in the music below.

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Tristitia - New Album On The Way

There have been many years of silence from the Tristitia camp. Now the doom metal band will bring a compilation album called Lamentations From The Beginning, which includes the era demos 1993 & 1994 plus 2 new songs of the upcoming album, soon to be released. However, they didn't disclose when the new album will be released.

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When Nothing Remains - To Stop All Live Activity

Swedish funeral doom bringers When Nothing Remains are currently working on new music to be released next year. In fact, the band has shared a new sample from the studio on Facebook, check it out. Furthermore, they explained that they have stopped all live activity due to a health issue with guitarist Peter Laustsen. He explained that he has Cervobrachial Syndrome, pain in the upper back, neck and left arm which is getting worse. According to the them, they had issues with the Under The Doom Festival in Portugal after cancelling their performance.

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