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Death To All Tour - Vocalists For Upcoming Benefit Tour Revealed

In the previously reported news update for the upcoming Death To All Tour, endorsed by Sweet Relief, dates and instrumentalists were revealed, but no vocalists.

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Band profile: Death
Posted: 22.03.2012 by Azoic | Comments (9)


DragonForce - South American Tour Dates Announced

British power metallers DragonForce have announced the South American leg of The Power Within World Tour, their most extensive tour of South America so far. The tour, as special guests of Trivium, will take them to Ecuador and Venezuela, virgin territories for the band, as well as Brazil, Argentina, Chile and Colombia in September.

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Source: dragonforce.com
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Posted: 22.03.2012 by Flower Metal | Comments (7)


3 Inches Of Blood - New Song Online

Canadian heavy metallers 3 Inches Of Blood have posted a new track titled "Metal Woman" on their official Facebook page. Alternatively, you can stream the track here. "Metal Woman" is the third new track to be revealed off their upcoming album Long Live Heavy Metal, due out on March 27th in North America and March 26th in Europe via Century Media. More album details were previously reported here and here.

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Posted: 22.03.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


Pathfinder - Reveal New Album Details

Polish symphonic power metallers Pathfinder have revealed that their second album entitled Fifth Element is scheduled for release on May 23rd in Japan and Asia and May 26th worldwide. The band also unveiled the album's cover artwork and tracklist. Guitarist Karol Mania commented: "The painting was done by Felipe Machado Franco exclusively for Pathfinder. We've always admired his work and it's an honour for us to co-operate with such great artist."

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Posted: 22.03.2012 by WilQ | Comments (5)


Miseration - New Bassist Announced

Swedish death metal act Miseration has announced the addition of bassist Christian Lundgren to the group's ranks. The band issued the following statement: "Ok guys, allow us to introduce the latest addition to the Miseration family - Christian Lundgren, a.k.a. 'Lundgren'! He will from now on be our new full-time bassist. Lundgren has been a friend of Christian for a long time and they have played together in several bands throughout the years. Next to Miseration, they're currently both a part of Quest Of Aidance as well."

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Posted: 22.03.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Crucified Barbara - Ink Deal With Nuclear Blast

Swedish heavy metal outfit Crucified Barbara have signed up with Nuclear Blast. The move will see them release their new upcoming album entitled The Midnight Chase on the label.

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Posted: 22.03.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Horseback - New Song Streaming Online

"Ahriman", a brand new song from US ambient noise act Horseback is currently streaming online and you can listen to it below. The song comes off their upcoming full-length album Half Blood, due out on May 8th through Relapse Records. More album details were previously reported here.

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Source: relapse.com
Posted: 22.03.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


Veil Of Maya - New Lyric Video Online

US metalcore outfit Veil Of Maya has posted online a new lyric video for the song "Punisher", available for viewing below. The song is taken from the band's newly released album Eclipse, which hit stores on February 28th via Sumerian Records.

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Posted: 22.03.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


Paradise Lost - Release New Video

"Honesty In Death", the brand new video from British gothic metallers Paradise Lost has premiered at this location. It was directed by Matt Green. The song is taken from the band's upcoming album Tragic Idol, scheduled for release through Century Media on April 23rd in Europe and April 24th in North America. More album details here.

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Posted: 21.03.2012 by DaMaGeR | Comments (6)


Carach Angren - Unveil New Album Cover Art And Tracklist

Dutch symphonic black metallers Carach Angren have revealed some new details about their upcoming release Where The Corpses Sink Forever, due out on May 18th via Season Of Mist. You can see the album artwork (created by Erik Wijnands) below, together with the full tracklist. More album details were previously reported here.

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Source: carach-angren.nl
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Posted: 21.03.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (9)


Galneryus - Upcoming DVD Trailer Online

Japanese power metallers Galneryus have released the trailer for their upcoming DVD entitled Phoenix Living In The Rising Sun, which can be viewed below. The DVD will be released on March 28th and the main performance was recorded at Shibuya AX last year.

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Source: galneryusyumacher.com
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Posted: 21.03.2012 by Flower Metal | Comments (3)


High On Fire - New Song Online

"Bloody Knuckles". a brand-new song from US stoner trio High On Fire can now be streamed on Spin.

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Source: spin.com
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Posted: 21.03.2012 by Azoic | Comments (3)


Tool - Plan To Record New Album In June/July

Danny Carey, the drummer of US progressive metal act Tool, has stated in a recent interview with his drum sponsors Vic Firth that the band plans to start the tracking for their new album in June/July. He speculates that recording, mixing and mastering could take around four months and so the record could be ready at the end of the year.

This album would mark Tool's first release in six years, since 2006's 10,000 Days. You can watch the full video interview with Danny Carey at this location.

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Source: vicfirth.com
Band profile: Tool
Posted: 21.03.2012 by Unhealer | Comments (32)


Kreator - Unveil Phantom Antichrist Limited Edition Artwork

Legendary German thrashers Kreator have unveiled the exclusive new artwork for the special edition, two-disc digipak version including a bonus DVD of their forthcoming new album Phantom Antichrist, which is scheduled for release on June 1st in Europe and June 5th in North America through Nuclear Blast Records. More album details were previously reported here and here.

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Posted: 21.03.2012 by Angelic Storm | Comments (12)


As I Lay Dying - Writing New Album

US metalcore outfit As I Lay Dying are currently writing new material for the follow-up to 2010's album The Powerless Rise.

The following statement was issued by their label: "As I Lay Dying are currently writing their fifth album and are preparing to enter the studio this April. The producer, title, art and all other details will be released over the next few months. Fans can expect to hear new material this summer as the band performs as part of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival."

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Band profile: As I Lay Dying
Posted: 21.03.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (7)