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Five Finger Death Punch - Settle Lawsuit, New Album Coming

Five Finger Death Punch have shared some news about their future plans. After eighteen months of legal limbo, the group has settled its lawsuit with label Prospect Park and former manager Jeff Kwatinetz. In addition to a greatest hits album to be released in December, and a new album in the spring, the band's upcoming plans also include a fall tour throughout Europe and a performance at the Monster Energy Aftershock Festival in Sacramento this October.

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Posted: 17.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Tom Keifer - Hospitalised With Heat Exhaustion And Dehydration

Tom Keifer was forced to cancel his concert Saturday night (October 14th) due to a medical emergency. The Cinderella frontman was scheduled to perform at Jergel's in Warrendale, Pennsylvania when he was taken ill with heat exhaustion and severe dehydration before the show. If all goes well, Tom Keifer is expected to be released from hospital later today.

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Posted: 16.10.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Omnium Gatherum - Release New Single

The Finns Omnium Gatherum have just released a new single! The melodic death metallers issued "Blade Reflections", a stand alone single and also shared a lyric video for it. Enjoy it below. The single is now available on all streaming and download platforms and will also be featured on a limited edition Omnium Gatherum/Skálmöld split 7", which will be available on the upcoming "Arctic Circle Alliance" European Tour.

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Posted: 14.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (4)


Angel Dust - Are Back, New Album Coming

German thrashers, later power metal undertakers Angel Dust are back from the grave. The band broke up back in 2011, and never brought to the light the promised new album which would follow 2002's Of Human Bondage, their latest album to date. Now the band has posted on their Facebook page that they are working on a new album.

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Posted: 13.10.2017 by Bad English | Comments (2)


Powerwolf - New Album Coming In 2018

The German powerhouse Powerwolf have shared good news with their fans recently. The power metallers just announced that they will be releasing a new album next year! The songwriting process for the follow-up to Blessed & Possessed (2015) is complete and the band will enter the studio soon to record the material.

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Posted: 11.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Communic - New Single Available

You can hear more music from Communic today. The Norwegian progressive metallers recently shared the new track "Where Echoes Gather, Pt. 1 - Beneath The Giant" and now the second part of the concept track is also available for consumption online. It's called "Where Echoes Gather, Pt. 2: The Underground Swine" and you can watch the lyric video for it here.

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Posted: 09.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Vuur - Launch New Track 'Freedom - Rio'

Vuur, the new progressive metal band fronted by singer Anneke van Giersbergen (The Gathering, The Gentle Storm), have put out another new track from their upcoming debut album, In This Moment We Are Free - Cities. The new song "Freedom - Rio" can be enjoyed below. Anneke co-wrote this song with Mark Holcomb of Periphery and Vuur's producer Joost van den Broek.

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Posted: 08.10.2017 by The Underdog | Comments (6)


Yomi - Guitarist Quits

Latvian folk metallers Yomi just announced that guitarist Isaz has left after being in the band for three years. They are currently looking for a replacement for him.

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Posted: 06.10.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame - Judas Priest, Rage Against The Machine Nominated

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame has announced its 19 possible inductees for next year's class and legendary metallers Judas Priest and Rage Against The Machine are among them. The list also includes Radiohead, Bon Jovi, Depeche Mode, Kate Bush, the Cars, Dire Straits, Eurythmics, J. Geils Band, LL Cool J, MC5, the Meters, the Moody Blues, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Nina Simone, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Link Wray and the Zombies.

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Band profile: Judas Priest
Posted: 05.10.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (17)


Joe Satriani - Debut Track From New Album

Joe Satriani has some "Energy" to share. The legendary guitarist is about to release a new album called What Happens Next. For this 16th solo album, Satriani worked with Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple/Black Country Communion) on bass and Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers) on drums, who recorded the album with him. Check out the album details below as well as the new song in full.

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Posted: 28.09.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Metallica - Unveil 1986 Live Version Of 'For Whom The Bell Tolls'

Back to the 80s. The iconic Metallica will release a deluxe box set and 3-CD expanded edition of their classic album, Master Of Puppets. Because of that, you can now check out a live version of "For Whom The Bell Tolls" that was recorded on August 3rd, 1986 at Hampton Coliseum and is featured in the upcoming release.

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Posted: 22.09.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (6)


Napalm Death - Share Entire Live Set From Glastonbury

Napalm Death made history this year at Shangri-La at the Glastonbury Festival in the UK as the first-ever grindcore band to play the festival! As of now, you can watch below their powerful performance and raw energy from the full set, courtesy of Infinite Ear. Enjoy!

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Posted: 22.09.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Ufomammut - Stream New Album

Ufomammut's follow up to 2015's well-received Ecate is to be released on the 22nd of September through Neurot Recordings, from where it can also be pre-ordered as LP, CD or digital download. According to the band, the title of the new album, 8, was inspired by the infinity symbol. It is also their 8th studio album if you count 2012's pair of Oro albums as a single piece of work.

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Source: teamrock.com
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Posted: 21.09.2017 by Netzach | Comments (0)


Airbourne - Release Trailer For Upcoming Documentary

Australian hard rockers Airbourne have recenrly shared a new teaser from their upcoming documentary, It's All For Rock 'N' Roll. You can get the DVD exclusively in the new B-Side album Diamond Cuts, which will be available on September 29th, 2017. You can watch the trailer below.

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Posted: 21.09.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Skull Fist - New Album Update, Coming In 2018

Canadian heavy metal hitters Skull Fist just announced that they will bring to light their third album in 2018. While their last album came out back in 2014, Chasing The Dream, the band will begin recording new tunes in October. Prepare for more Skull Fist riffs coming soon!

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Posted: 20.09.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)