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Azarath - New Track And Lyric Video Unveiled

Azarath's new album is right around the corner and today you can listen to their new song "At The Gates Of Understanding". This track is taken from In Extremis, their new studio album out in April 7th on Agonia Records. Just hit play on the YouTube player below and watch the lyric video (created by Tomasz Strzalkowski).

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Fen - Release New Video

UK's Fen have new music to offer. The atmospheric black metallers will release a new album called Winter on March 10th, 2017 through Aural Music / Code666 Records. For now, they have shared a video for the new track "II (Penance)" which you can enjoy fully below. It was produced by the band's bassist Grungyn.

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The Moth Gatherer - New Song Streaming Online

"This Providence Of Bones", a brand new song from The Moth Gatherer, featuring Dennis Lyxzén of Refused, is now available for streaming down below. The song comes off the post-metal band's upcoming EP, The Comfortable Low, to be released on the 31st of March via Agonia Records.

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Avenged Sevenfold - Stagehand Dies After Band's Show In Germany

Avenged Sevenfold's show in Stuttgart ended in tragedy. A stagehand working at the band's concert in Stuttgart, Germany on Monday night (February 20th) was killed when a colleague fell on him as they were dismantling the stage. While the 26-year-old survived the 2:00 a.m. incident with serious injuries, the 19-year-old from Esslingen, identified by the German media only as Marvin P., died at the scene.

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Ulver - Reveal New Album Details

Norwegian electronic/avant-garde black metal pioneers Ulver have just revealed the details for their upcoming thirteenth studio album entitled The Assassination Of Julius Caesar. The new album follows up their 2016 effort ATGCLVLSSCAP and will be released by the London based label House of Mythology on 7th April 2017. The artwork and tracklist have been revealed so far. More info available soon.

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Avatarium - New Studio Album Title, Release Date Announced

After revealing last month that they were working on their third studio album, Avatarium have lifted the veil a bit more. The doom darlings are back and once again, singer Jennie-Ann Smith and her gentlemen cast a spell over you with a magical sound experience, Hurricanes And Halos, which promises to take the world by storm on May 26th and contains eight new tracks.

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Accept - Finishing New Album

German metal legends Accept recently announced on their Facebook page that they are putting the finishing touches on their new album, which will be their first since 2014's Blind Rage, and is expected to be released later this year. The band has been working hard on it.

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Demolition Hammer - In Talks Of Making New Album

Germany's Rock Hard magazine recently interviewed the members of Demolition Hammer at this year's 70000 Tons of Metal cruise, where they discussed the possibility of recording a new album.

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Les Discrets - Reveal New Album Cover, Release Date

The French duo Les Discrets recently revealed the cover that will grace their impending new album, Prédateurs, the first in five years. The record will contain 10 songs with 43 minutes of running time and cover art by British artist Chris Friel. Feast your eyes on it below and mark your calendars for April 21st.

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Posted: 21.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Skyharbor - Announce New Album, To Tour With Deftones

Prog/math metal outfit Skyharbor have announced that they will be supporting Deftones on their upcoming European tour. In other important news, their new album, Sunshine Dust, will be released this Spring. The album will feature their most recent single, "Chemical Hands". The follow-up to Guiding Lights is coming but the exact release date hasn't been revealed yet.

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Posted: 21.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Gruesome - Announce New EP, Share New Song

More music from Gruesome! The modern purveyors of old-school death metal have announced a new EP entitled Fragments Of Psyche. The EP further continues the band's homage to the legendary band Death and offers a glimpse into the next era of Gruesome. Fragments Of Psyche is due out March 31st via Relapse Records and features a two-song slab of Death Human-era worship including a brand new studio track with special guest drums from Sean Reinert (Death, Cynic) along with a "Humanized" reworking of Death's classic track "Choke On It" off of their second album Leprosy.

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Posted: 21.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Farsot - Releasing New Album In April

FAIL·LURE, a blend between "failure" and "allure", is the title of the new album by German black metallers Farsot. Based on Peter Greenaway's "Drowning by Numbers" as well as several Art Nouveau works (e.g. Khnopff's "Ishtar", Klimt's "Mermaids" and "Water Serpents", Kotarbinskis "Kiss of Medusa" or Schwabes "La Vague"), the group has conceived their third album. The cover, showing a sculpture by French artist Denis Lavoyer, can be seen here.

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Posted: 21.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Nightbringer - Debut New Track

As it has already been known, the American black metal band Nightbringer will release their upcoming new album, Terra Damnata, on April 14th via Season Of Mist. In anticipation of it, the band is pleased to premiere the second new track, called "Misrule", available for streaming through the YouTube widget below. Check it out and let us know what do you think!

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Posted: 20.02.2017 by Paz | Comments (3)


U.D.O. - Kasperi Heikkinen Leaves The Band

Guitarist Kasperi Heikkinen is leaving U.D.O./Dirkschneider for personal reasons. There is no bad blood or drama in this departure! The band and especially Udo thanked Kasperi for his great support and many fantastic shows, wishing him all the best.

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Posted: 20.02.2017 by Astorethein | Comments (0)


Yob - Frontman Recovering From Emergency Surgery, Crowdfunding Campaign Launched

Yob's frontman Mike Scheidt is lucky to be alive following a terrifying medical emergency for diverticulitis. He recently underwent emergency intestinal surgery. A GoFundMe crowdfunding campaign has been set up and all donations go towards his medical bills for past and upcoming surgeries, as well as living expenses while he heals. Furthermore, you can attend the benefit show for Mike in Portland on March 16th. Over 27,000 dollars have already been raised so far.

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Posted: 20.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)