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Auri - New Band Feat. Tuomas Holopainen, Troy Donockley

A new band, Auri, has just been introduced and it might interest Nightwish fans. The Finnish singer Johanna Kurkela (Sonata Arctica, Tuomas Holopainen) lent her voice, while Troy Donockley and Tuomas Holopainen cast their spells with various other instruments. Using selected guest musicians and friends, the album finally takes its form under the direction of sound engineer Tim Oliver, all within 'Real World' studios in Southern England.

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Posted: Today by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Samael - Unveil First Song From New Album

Six long years after they released Lux Mundi, there is finally new Samael music to be consumed. The industrial metallers' new album Hegemony will be released worldwide on Napalm Records on the 13th of October 2017, crowning their 30th anniversary. For now, you can check the first grandiose single "Angel Of Wrath" and let us know what you think about it.

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Posted: 24.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (6)


Aborted - Share Song From Upcoming EP

After the 2016's masterpiece Retrogore, brutal death metallers Aborted will soon release a new EP called Bathos with only two songs. One of them is "Fallacious Crescendo" which has just been released for streaming. The two-song EP will be released via Century Media Records on the 7th of July.

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Posted: 24.06.2017 by deswesher | Comments (2)


Adagio - Premiere Second Single From Upcoming Album

The French progressive outfit Adagio have teased their fans some more and released the second single from their upcoming fifth studio album, Life. Life will officially premiere on July 26th and you can pre-order a physical copy of the album here and instantly obtain the digital version. The new track is entitled "The Ladder" and is available through the band's official YouTube channel.

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Posted: 22.06.2017 by robpal | Comments (0)


Exit Eden - New Band Feat. Clémentine Delauney, Amanda Somerville

There's a new band around called Exit Eden that is about to release its debut album. The all-female four piece ensemble features the four singers Amanda Somerville (Avantasia, Kiske/Somerville, Trillium), Clémentine Delauney (Whyzdom, Serenity, Visions Of Atlantis), Marina La Torraca (Phantom Elite) and Anna Brunner. Their debut Rhapsodies In Black, will be released on August 4th via Napalm Records (worldwide excluding Germany/Switzerland/Austria via Starwatch) and a first video will present a grand entrance very soon!

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Posted: 18.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Leprous - Debut New Song From Upcoming Album

Norwegian prog masters Leprous have released the first single from their upcoming fifth studio album, Malina, scheduled for release on August 25th via Inside Out Music. The band has also added two shows, in Oslo and Aarhus, to their European tour this fall. The new song is entitled "From The Flame". Check out the video below and share your thoughts on the tune!

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Posted: 16.06.2017 by robpal | Comments (19)


Saxon - Unveil Upcoming Album Title And Release

Saxon recently unveiled the first details for their next studio album in an interview. The follow up to Battering Ram is set to be released in January 2018 and will be called Thunderbolt. Artwork and trackilst have yet to be revealed. The British veteran band also revealed recently that the upcoming disc would feature a song called "They Played Rock And Roll" in honour of late Lemmy Killmister.

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Posted: 16.06.2017 by The Underdog | Comments (1)


Dying Fetus - Third New Track From Upcoming Album

U.S. death metallers Dying Fetus have decided to share the official audio for the third track off Wrong One To Fuck With before its release next week. After "Fixated On Devastation" and "Panic Amongst The Herd", you can now listen to "Die With Integrity" below. The new album is due out in June 23rd on CD/2xLP/digital via Relapse Records.

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Posted: 14.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (2)


Evil Invaders - Share Single From New Album

Belgian speed/thrash metallers Evil Invaders have announced that their new album, Feed Me Violence, is going to be released on September 29th via Napalm Records. The band has also revealed the first video for the song "Mental Penitentiary" and you can watch it below.

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Posted: 14.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (1)


Twisted Sister - Sues Promoter Over Unpaid Farewell Show Fee

Twisted Sister, now disbanded, has sued the promoter of last year's Rock Carnival festival, claiming the band has only been paid $50,000 of the $200,000 it was to receive for headlining one of the three nights at the Lakewood, New Jersey event. And they're not gonna take it. In court papers, promoter John D'Esposito and his company Rock N Festivals said they "suffered catastrophic economic losses" due to three days of heavy rain that weekend.

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Posted: 13.06.2017 by Bad English | Comments (2)


Serious Black - New Album Coming In August

Serious Black is set to release a new album entitled Magic on August 25th via AFM Records. Fans of the power metallers can already pre-order it. Not even 12 months after the release of their sophomore album, Mirrorworld, the band returns with new music. Jan Yrlund created the artwork which you can see below.

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Posted: 12.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Venom Inc. - Debut Album Detailed, Share Single

Almost 40 years after Venom's inception, the revitalized 1989-1992 line-up of guitarist Jeff "Mantas" Dunn, vocalist/bassist Tony "Demolition Man" Dolan and drummer Anthony "Abaddon" Bray have returned with a new album. After months of anticipation, Venom Inc. will release their upcoming full-length opus, entitled Avé, on August 11th, 2017 via Nuclear Blast. The first single entitled "Dein Fleisch", can be streamed now right here.

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Posted: 11.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


W.E.B. - Share Single From Forthcoming Album

Greek symphonic dark metallers W.E.B. have revealed the cover artwork of their fourth full length album, entitled Tartarus, created by Manster Design. The follow-up to 2014's For Bidens is scheduled to be released on November 10th as a CD and DVD digipack by Apathia Records. The band has now also released a video for the title track of their new album and you can watch it below.

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Posted: 10.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (1)


Desolate Shrine - Complete New Album

You can start getting ready for a new Desolate Shrine album. The Finnish death metal band is preparing the follow-up to The Heart Of The Netherworld. The new offering, titled Deliverance From The Godless Void, is now completely done and the release date on Dark Descent Records should be announced soon.

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Posted: 09.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (4)


Rotting Christ - To Release 7" EP With Necromantia

The year 2016 carried its own symbolism for Black Vomit Records, marking its 10th anniversary. Starting as a tape label back in 2006, Black Vomit Records enters its new decade with the opening of pre-orders for a special edition split 7" EP called Primordial Evil, between Greece's leading black metal acts, Necromantia and Rotting Christ.

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Posted: 07.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (1)