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Mournful Congregation - Announce New Album, Streaming New Track

More than 6 years have passed since the release of The Book Of Kings, the regal 4th full-length album from Australia's funeral doomsters Mournful Congregation. Now, the band announce the official release of their upcoming new record, to be entitled The Incubus Of Karma. The album will see the light on March 23rd via Osmose Productions in Europe, 20 Buck Spin in US, Weird Truth Productions in Asia and in Australia through The Cave Distro. And that's not all. The band also premiere a brand new track, "Scripture Of Exaltation And Punishment", now available for listening at this location or through the YouTube down below.

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Primordial - New Album Cover Unveiled

Last month, Irish metallers Primordial revealed the title of their new album as Exile Amongst The Ruins. Today, they are giving their fans another sneak peek and just unveiled the cover that will grace the follow-up to Where Greater Men Have Fallen which is set to be released this March. Feast your eyes on it below and expect more details soon.

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Posted: 16.01.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (8)


Slugdge - Announce New Album, Stream Song

A few days ago, Slugdge announced their fourth studio album, Esoteric Malacology, three years after they released Dim & Slimeridden Kingdoms. The record will be available on March 2nd, 2018 on CD, 2xLP, and digital via Willowtip Records. If that wasn't enough, they also offered new music. Get your blackened death metal plus sludge fix now with "Putrid Fairytale" and check out the album artwork in all its glory.

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Posted: 16.01.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (4)


Skeletal Remains - New Album Detailed

Californian death metallers Skeletal Remains just announced their third album! Entitled Devouring Mortality, it will hit stores on April 13th, 2018 via Dark Descent Records in North America and Century Media Records for the rest of the world. It was inspired by 90's legends from Asphyx over Pestilence to Gorguts, Morbid Angel, and Demolition Hammer. Check out the cover and more right here.

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Posted: 16.01.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Eryn Non Dae. - Reveal New Album Artwork, Tracklist

Last year, French post-metallers Eryn Non Dae. joined the Debemur Morti Productions and now they finally reveal all about their new album to follow Meliora. The artwork and full tracklist of the band's upcoming fourth opus, Abandon Of The Self, can be seen below. The album will be released on March 9th by Debemur Morti Productions on gatefold CD, gatefold 2x12" LP and digital.

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Posted: 16.01.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Cynic - Release New Single

Cynic just released a new single! However, just last month, they had warned us that founder, guitarist and vocalist Paul Masvidal would continue with the band now that original drummer Sean Reinert left and reached an agreement with Masvidal. They just released a digital single titled "Humanoid". This song marks the first new music from the progressive pioneers since their 2014 full-length, Kindly Bent To Free Us. You can give it a spin below.

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Posted: 15.01.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (11)


Iced Earth - To Re-Record Early Albums

Currently on tour in Europe, U.S. metallers Iced Earth have recently talked about the re-recording of their early albums. In a recent interview, guitarist and band leader Jon Schaffer discussed this idea. The band is going to be re-recording the early catalog because Schaffer doesn't own the master rights and there's no income coming from that. If they redo those records, then everybody in the band will be able to get a royalty in the future.

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Eye Of Solitude - Announce Split With Marche Funèbre

Hypnotic Dirge Records in cooperation with Cimmerian Shade Recordings announces that two veteran doom-death bands, Eye Of Solitude from England, and Marche Funèbre from Belgium, are set to release a very special split release on February 22nd.

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Primitive Man - To Tour N. America With Spectral Voice

One of the heaviest bands on the planet, Primitive Man is going to tour the United States and Canada, this time bringing along fellow Colorado death-doomers Spectral Voice. This will be the band's second North American trip after a winter tour with Bell Witch, so if you missed out on that show, now is your chance to catch these Denver boys live.

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Lynch Mob - Singer Oni Logan Quits Once Again

American metallers Lynch Mob have lost their original vocalist Oni Logan once again. He has been in and out of the band several times, the first being after the release of their first album, Wicked Sensation. Oni Logan says he's putting together a new recording and touring project.

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Istapp - Confirmed For Heathen Rock Festival

Recently, it was reported that Swedish black metallers Istapp are working on a new album to drop this year. Now the band has announced a performance at the Heathen Rock Festival in Germany, that will happen on February 24th. You can read more and see the running order at the festival's official site.

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Candlemass - In The Studio

Swedish epic solitude seekers Candlemass just announced that they will play at the In Flammen Open Air festival in July! Furthermore, the doom metal band posted online that they are in the studio, but it's still unknown what they are recording exactly. The group has yet to release a full-length album with their new singer Mats Levén. He did however record vocals for the band's latest EP, Death Thy Lover, released in 2016.

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Posted: 14.01.2018 by Bad English | Comments (3)


On Thorns I Lay - First Single From Upcoming Album

After signing an agreement to join the Alone Records roster late last year, the Greek doom metal masters On Thorns I Lay shared the first single from their upcoming album, mixed and mastered by Dan Swanö. Aegean Sorrow will be released on March 12th via Alone Records and The Vinyl Division. Leaving behind the gothic influences, it seems to be a return to the death doom roots. You can hear it for yourself below.

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Posted: 14.01.2018 by cobrapel | Comments (1)


Grave Digger - Working On New Album

German metal heavyweights Grave Digger seem to be working on a new album, shortly after the release of Healed By Metal. According to band's Facebook page, the metallers have been jamming in some studio sessions. The details are sparse at this point but more news should follow, so stay tuned.

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Loudness - Reveal New Track

Rise To Glory is the new studio album, the first in 4 years, from Japanese riff masters Loudness which is on the way. Set to drop this January 26th via earMUSIC (world excluding Japan), now you can hear some sounds from the newest opus. Discover "I'm Still Alive" below and tell us what you think about it.

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Posted: 14.01.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)