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Opeth - Debut Promo Video For 'Era'

After releasing their latest album, Sorceress, last year, Opeth now present us with the official promo video for the tune "Era". The video comes just ahead of the band's return to the U.S. for a headline spring tour with support from Gojira and Devin Townsend. The cinematic video was directed by Markus Hofko and is available for your viewing pleasure below.

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Posted: 24.01.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Insomnium - To Perform 'Winter's Gate' With Orchestra

Insomnium are preparing a very special performance in their home country this July. The Finns will play their latest masterpiece, Winter's Gate, a 40-minute long track, with the Joensuu City Orchestra. The concert will be an exclusive of the Ilosaarirock Festival in Joensuu.

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Posted: 24.01.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (7)


Wind Rose - New Album Coming

Italian power metal outfit Wind Rose just posted an unconventional message on their Facebook page, confirming that the band will release a new album this year. So far, the release date and title are unknown but it seems like the record will feature 9 songs.

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Posted: 23.01.2017 by Bad English | Comments (1)


Panndora - Announce Comeback Show

We already knew that Brazilian all-female heavy metal act Panndora will be back on the road. Now they have confirmed that they will play live again after a hiatus of almost two years. Panndora will support Grave Digger in Brazil.

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Posted: 22.01.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Holy Martyr - New Album Coming

Italian epic heavy metal band Holy Martyr will release a new album called Darkness Shall Prevail this year. Their first new full-length in six years will be out on March 10th, 2017 on Dragonheart Records! Stay tuned for the tracklist and more info on that. In the meantime, check out the cover art.

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Posted: 21.01.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Anomalie - Share New Video

Austrian post-black metallers Anomalie have debuted online a song from their new album. It is the first to be shared and it is called "Vision IV: Illumination". You can see the video for it below. In case you didn't know, the band is releasing a new album this year entitled Visions. The opus release date is set for March 17th under Art Of Propaganda.

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Posted: 20.01.2017 by Paz | Comments (0)


The Great Old Ones - Upcoming Album Streaming In Full

French Lovecraftian black metallers The Great Old Ones will unleash unto the world their 3rd full-length album, EOD : A Tale Of Dark Legacy, on January 27th via Season Of Mist. But the waiting game is over and the band now shares their new offering in its entirety online. You can listen to it in advance via the YouTube player below. Enjoy this dark journey!

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Posted: 20.01.2017 by Paz | Comments (0)


Tome Of The Unreplenished - Entire New Album Available Online

Cosmoprism: The Theurgy - Act I, the new record by Cyprus black metal quartet Tome Of The Unreplenished, is currently streaming at this location. The album comes in a 4-panel digisleeve CD and will be released on February 3rd, 2017 through I, Voidhanger Records. But you can already stream the album in full.

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Posted: 19.01.2017 by Paz | Comments (0)


Wolves In The Throne Room - Tour Guitarist Becomes Full Member

American black metal duo Wolves In The Throne Room just announced that long time live guitarist Kody Keyworth just became a full member of the family. He has been touring with the band since 2010. They also announced their ambient side project Drow Elixir.

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Posted: 18.01.2017 by Bad English | Comments (6)


Anubis Gate - Complete New Album

Proggers Anubis Gate haven't said much lately but there is a good reason for it. The band has been hard at work on the follow-up to their 2014's album Horizons. In fact, according to their latest update, the new album is finished and "sounding bloody fantastic". You can expect it to hit stores in the spring.

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Posted: 15.01.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Tombs - Enter Studio To Record New Album

Brooklyn-based metal outfit Tombs has entered Mana Recording Studio in St. Petersburg, Florida to begin recording their fourth full-length. Produced once again by Erik Rutan (Hate Eternal), this currently untitled album is set for a summer release via Metal Blade Records. Last year, the band released the EP, All Empires Fall.

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Posted: 10.01.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Septicflesh - Release Video From New Album Recordings

You've probably heard that the Greek demons Septicflesh are currently in the production of their newest, as of yet, untitled album set for release in the summer/spring of 2017. Well, today they granted us the first taste of it in the form of a short video depicting the recording sessions with the Prague FiImharmonic Orchestra. So, sink your ears into this short horror symphony and tell us your thoughts.

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Posted: 09.01.2017 by garmling | Comments (7)


Falls Of Rauros - New Album Coming, Reveal Cover

American masters Falls Of Rauros know how to mix neofolk and atmospheric black metal together and they will bring us a new opus soon. Their new record Vigilance Perennial will see the light of day on March 31st, due for release on CD/LP/digital formats via Bindrune Recordings (USA) and Nordvis (Europe). The artwork was handled by Sólfjall Design.

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Posted: 09.01.2017 by Bad English | Comments (3)


Tony Iommi - Discovered Lump In His Throat Wasn't Cancerous

Back in December, legendary Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi broke the news that doctors discovered new activity in his throat and they were unsure whether the lump was cancerous until he went under the knife. Fortunately, he has now revealed the operation he had to remove a lump from his throat was a success and it isn't cancerous. Iommi's cancer was declared in remission in mid 2016.

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Posted: 07.01.2017 by Mehdi Taba | Comments (0)


Eluveitie - Reveal Complete New Line-up

Eluveitie have finally revealed their complete new line-up. With the help of a countdown on their homepage, they have presented little by little the new formation with posters, videos and interviews. The metallers now announced the last new band member! New line-up: Jonas Wolf (guitars), Matteo Sisti (whistles, bagpipes, mandola), Nicole Ansperger (fiddle), Alain Ackermann (drums), Chrigel Glanzmann (vocals, whistles, mandola, bagpipes, bodhran), Fabienne Erni (vocals, celtic harp, Mandola), Kay Brem (bass), Michalina Malisz (hurdy gurdy) and Rafael Salzmann (guitars).

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Source: nuclearblast.de
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Posted: 06.01.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)