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Within Temptation - Release Official Video For 'The Reckoning'

Within Temptation have released the official video, directed by Julian Ticona Cuba, for their recent song "The Reckoning" featuring Jacoby Shaddix (Papa Roach). The track appers on their new album, Resist, which will be out on December 14th via Spinefarm Records. Watch it here.

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Posted: 25.09.2018 by Spacerunner | Comments (1)


Ved Buens Ende - Announce Reissue Of Written In Waters

Avantgarde black metal pioneers Ved Buens Ende are finally issuing a repress of their album Written In Waters. Soulseller Records will have the album available as an eight-panel CD digipak, and as a gatefold 2 x LP, with three different colors available, gold, transparent red, and black, all of which are limited editions. It will be pressed from the original 1995 glassmaster and will be out December 7th.

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Posted: 25.09.2018 by VIG | Comments (18)


Dirge - Tease New Album

Dirge have finally shared that their new album has been completed. After three years since the start of the creation process, their new album has been finished, mixed and mastered. Debemur Morti Productions will release the album on Friday, December 14th. Three new songs will be performed live at the upcoming shows with Throane and OVTRENOIR.

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Posted: 25.09.2018 by VIG | Comments (0)


Sorrows Path - Release Lyric Video Featuring Thiago Oliveira

Sorrows Path have premiered their new lyric video for the song "My Chosen God", included on the recent Touching Infinity album that was released last year via German label Iron Shield Records. The track features a solo by Thiago Oliveira, the guitarist of the upcoming final album of legendary Warrel Dane that will be out later in 2018.


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Posted: 25.09.2018 by nikarg | Comments (0)


Minsk - Launch New Track

Illinois-based post-metal crew Minsk are teaming up with fellow Swiss metallers Zatokrev for a new album split release, BIGOD. Now, Minsk premiere a brand new song, "The Chalice And The Dagger", summoning walls of doomy guitar and strong, melodic vocals over a slow-burning six minutes. BIGOD will be out in stores October 5th through Consouling Sounds.

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Posted: 25.09.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Metallica - Announce European Tour With Ghost

Metallica are returning to Europe after their tour earlier this year. In support of their latest album, Hardwired... To Self-Destruct, the band returns to European stadiums next year with Ghost and Bokassa. Tickets on sale this Friday, September 28th at 10 AM local time with Fan Club presales beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, September 25th.

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Source: metallica.com
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Posted: 24.09.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Arkham Witch - Parted Ways With Bassist

English doom rollers Arkham Witch confirmed that they have parted ways with bassist Ben Snowden. Ben joined the band last year, when he replaced Raj Singh. Vocalist Simon Iff? will take bass duties from now on. In other news, Arkham Witch are in a working process for their upcoming new album. More details to follow.

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Posted: 24.09.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Deathrite - Share First Single

Nightmares Reign marks the fourth album of the German death metal quintet Deathrite. The first single, "When Nightmares Reign", delivers an eerie introduction to an album, that adds a darker vibe to the raw, riff packed mayhem that the band creates. This new track is now available for streaming down under.

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Posted: 24.09.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Tremonti - Confirm European Tour

Tremonti have released their fourth studio album, A Dying Machine, couple of months ago, on June 8th, 2018 to be exact. In support of this release, the band announced a string of headlining tour dates across Europe, scheduled for November / December. Complete list of confirmed live dates can be found below.

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Event: Tremonti: A Dying Machine European Tour 2018
Posted: 24.09.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Legion Of The Damned - Upcoming New Record Detailed

Dutch death/thrash metal quartet Legion Of The Damned are pleased to announce the details for their upcoming new full length effort. On January 4th, 2019 the band will release Slaves Of The Shadow Realm via Napalm Records. Five years after the Ravenous Plague album, the shredding legion returns with producer Andy Classen and presents an album that merges the 'unadulterated fury of the early Legion Of The Damned years with the sophistication of a veteran band'.

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Posted: 24.09.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Hamferð - Announce Scandinavian Tour

Following their release of Támsins likam on Metal Blade Records earlier in the year, and after touring Central Europe extensively, Faroese doom metal act Hamferð will embark on an exclusive tour of Scandinavia. This includes their very first visit to Sweden after 8 years of international touring.

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Posted: 24.09.2018 by nikarg | Comments (0)


Potentiam - Reunite To Perform Debut Album In Its Entirety

Icelandic black metal band, Potentiam, hasn't been active in quite a while since its band members have been busy with their other bands like Kontinuum and Katla. But a one-off reunion seems to come next year at Reykjavik Metalfest 2019, where the band will perform their debut album Bálsýn in its entirety for its 20th anniversary.

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Posted: 23.09.2018 by RaduP | Comments (0)


In Mourning - New Album In The Works, Introduce New Members

Swedish progressive melodic death metallers In Mourning have introduced two new members. Having released their latest album Afterglow back in 2016, the group has introduced new blood: drummer Jocke Strandberg Nilsson (Wolves Within and Faithful Darkness) and bassist Tterrab Dys (Letters From The Colony). In Mourning has been working on new material for a while and their new fifth album is tentatively titled Epsilon.

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Posted: 23.09.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (4)


Chris Cornell - New Box Set Coming, Previously Unreleased Song Launched

Soundgarden's legendary singer Chris Cornell tragically passed away last year. On November 16th, the 17-track self-titled album, Chris Cornell, and a 64-track limited-edition deluxe box set will be released. The album will be made available by Cornell's wife, Vicky Cornell, on behalf of the Chris Cornell estate through UMe. The centerpiece to the collection is the newly discovered, unreleased track "When Bad Does Good" found in Chris' personal audio archive which was performed, recorded and mixed by Chris himself. You can now hear it here.

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Posted: 23.09.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Urt - New Video Online

Back in May, Estonian black metal flamethrowers Urt released a 4-way-Split EP with Bestia, Isgalder and ​Zornestrieb. Recently, the group also shared the music video for their contribution to the split, the song "Uus ilma kord". Enjoy it here.

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Posted: 23.09.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)