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Testament - New Track Available For Download, Lyric Video Released

Thrash metal veterans Testament have recently released a lyric video for their new song "True American Hate" from their upcoming album Dark Roots Of Earth, set to be released on July 27th in Europe and July 31st in North America. Along with the lyric video, Testament has also made "True American Hate" available for free download at this location, requiring only an email sign up. More details about the album can be found here.

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by Project Endgame | Comments (8)


Behemoth - Nergal Reveals Cover For His Autobiography "Sacrum Profanum"

Adam "Nergal" Darski, also known as the frontman of Polish death metallers Behemoth, will be releasing an autobiography titled "Sacrum Profanum" this coming October. The book cover has now been revealed and it was created with the help of Seth Spiro and Ivo Ledwozyw. The book is supposed to be about his fight with leukemia as well as his life as part of Behemoth.

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by Armin | Comments (29)


Kiss - Release New Lyric Video

"Hell Or Hallelujah", the brand new single from US hard-rock legends Kiss has premiered today and you can now view it below. The song will be featured on the band's upcoming new album Monster, their 20th studio album, to be released on October 15th through Universal Music Enterprises.

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by Josh Gottret | Comments (16)


Hate - Begin Work On New Album, Title Revealed

Polish extreme metal machine Hate have begun work on their new and eighth album entitled Solarflesh. The album will be released worldwide via Napalm Records in January 2013.

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (4)


Om - Premiers New Song

"Gethsemane", a brand-new song from drone/doom/stoner metal outfit Om is now available for streaming exclusively at NPR.org.

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (14)


Serj Tankian - Entire New Album Available For Streaming

You now have the chance to listen to Harakiri, the entire new Serj Tankian album, which has premiered exclusively at this location before it is officially released on July 10th through Reprise Records/Serjical Strike. This is Serj Tankian third solo album.

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (5)


King Of Asgard - Another New Track Streaming Online

"Gap Of Ginnungs", another new song from Swedish viking folk metallers King Of Asgard is now available for streaming at Metalhammer.de. The song is taken from the band's new upcoming album entitled ...to North, due out on July 31st via Metal Blade. More details about the album, including the stream of the song "The Nine Worlds Burn", were earlier reported over here.

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (2)


The Unguided - Announce Touring Drummer

Swedish melodic death metallers The Unguided have finally announced a replacement for John Bengtsson. The band released the following statement about their new touring drummer: "We are happy to announce that our friend Richard Schill (King Leaf Experience, My Collapse, ex-Shining) from Halmstad, will fill in on drums for The Unguided on our upcoming summer shows. Richard is not only a really talented drummer but also an old friend to the band. We did numerous shows together in the past with our previews bands, and it feels really cool to have him onboard!"

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Diabolical - Reveal New Album Title And Tracklist

Diabolical are preparing to unleash a new black/death metal explosion. The Swedes have announced that they have started the recording sessions for their fifth album to be titled Neogenesis, which translates to "new beginning".

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Sorrows Path - To Enter Studio In August

Greek doom/power metal band Sorrows Path has scheduled August 20th as the date when they will enter the studio to begin recording their second album and the follow-up to 2010's debut album The Rough Path Of Nihilism. In the band's own words: "Sorrows Path are entering Fragile Studios (Athens, Greece) on August 20, in order to record their sophomore album that will contain 10 songs! The recordings will last until October 29 and the new album will be out by German Rock It Up/IceWarrior Records! Doom rules eternally."

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Periphery - New Video Online

"Make Total Destroy", a brand new video from US metallers Periphery has debuted exclusively at GuitarWorld.com. Alternatively, you can check it out below. The clip was directed by Wes Richardson. The song comes off the band's new album Periphery II: This Time It's Personal, which is still streaming here. The album is out today via Sumerian Records in North America and will be released on July 16th via Century Media in Europe.

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Posted: 03.07.2012 by BudDa | Comments (1)


Metal Storm - Bloodstock Contest

Festival season is under way now, so here's a chance to win a ticket for the UK's #1 metal festival. For the month of July, we are running a contest giving away three weekend tickets for Bloodstock Open Air 2012. All you have to do is head over to the contest page and correctly answer the question to be entered into the draw!

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Posted: 02.07.2012 by Baz Anderson | Comments (0)


Korpiklaani - New Videos Online

Folk metal is on fire today. Finnish folk masters Korpiklaani have now released new video clips for the songs "Rauta" and "The Steel", with Finnish and English lyrics respectively. You can check out below the videos directed by Markku Kirves in the region of Janakkala in the south of Finland.

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Posted: 02.07.2012 by Armin | Comments (6)


Symphonity - Bass Player Passes Away

Bassist Tomá Čelechovský of the Czech Republic-based classical symphonic power metal band Symphonity (formerly Nemesis) has unfortunately lost his battle with pancreatic cancer on June 27th.

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Posted: 02.07.2012 by Bad English | Comments (4)


Finntroll - To Record New Album In November

Finns Finntroll have announced that they will enter Sonic Pump to record their 6th full-length album in November. The yet unamed album and follow-up to 2010's Nifelvind will be released worldwide through Century Media. You can expect to know the release date and additional info soon.

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Posted: 02.07.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (1)