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Fuck The Facts - New Song Online

"A Coward's Existence", a brand-new song from Canadian noisegrinders Fuck The Facts can now be heard on the their Bandcamp page.

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Posted: 04.09.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (2)


Enochian Theory - Busy Recording New Album

UK progressive metallers Enochian Theory are working on a new album, tentatively due early next year through Mascot Records.

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Source: myspace.com
Posted: 04.09.2011 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


This Is Hell - New Album Details, New Song Online

Black Mass, the new upcoming album from Long Island-based hardcore veterans This Is Hell will be released on October 11 via Rise Records.

The follow-up to 2010's Weight Of The World was recorded earlier this summer at Killingsworth Studio in Valley Village, California with producer Tomas Costanza.

One of the new tracks, called "Black Mass" has been made available for streaming over at Soundcloud.

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Source: allrisefortheblackmass.com
Posted: 04.09.2011 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (0)


Within Y - New Album Title Revealed

The new upcoming album of Swedish melodic metal band Within Y will be titled Silence Conquers, and will be released on September 28 through Gain Music Entertainment.

The album was recorded at the Gain Studio with the band's frontman, Andy Solveström, as producer. Mixing duties were handled by Mattias Wänerstam while the mastering was taken care of by Jacob Hansen (Mercenary, Volbeat, Raunchy).

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Within Y
Posted: 04.09.2011 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (0)


Visions Of Atlantis - EP Audio Sample Online

Maria Magdalena, the new upcoming EP from Austrian symphonic metallers Visions Of Atlantis is slated for release on October 21st via Napalm Records.

You can check out a thirty second audio sample of the title track in the YouTube clip below. As of now, another new sample will be released each week on the band's YouTube channel.

More EP details were previously reported over here.

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Source: myspace.com
Band profile: Visions Of Atlantis
Posted: 04.09.2011 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Night In Gales - New Song Online

"The Neon Grave", a brand-new track from German melodic death metal band Night In Gales has been made available for streaming over at Facebook (a Facebook "like" is required to access the stream).

"The Neon Grave" comes off the band's upcoming new album, entitled Five Scars, which will be released on November 7th in Europe and a day later in North America through Lifeforce Records.

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Source: facebook.com
Posted: 04.09.2011 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (0)


The Unguided - Working On Debut Album

The Unguided - the new band of former Sonic Syndicate vocalist Richard Sjunnesson - are currently working on their debut album.

The as-yet-untitled debut album is being recorded at The Abyss Studio in Pärbly, Sweden with producers Jonas Kjellgren and Peter Tägtgren. The album is expected to hit stores in late 2011 through Despotz Records.

The limited edition of the album will contain a dozen tracks. Confirmed song titles so far include: "Phoenix Down", "Serenade of Guilt", "Iceheart Fragment", "Inherit the Earth" and "Collapse my Dream".

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Sonic Syndicate
Posted: 04.09.2011 by DEATH666 | Comments (2)


Kypck - Announce New Drummer

Finnish doom metal band Kypck have parted ways with drummer Kai H.M. Hiilesmaa, and recruited former Charon drummer Antti Karihtala to replace him. It is however very possible that he will produce Kypck's albums in the future as well.

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Source: kypck-doom.com
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Posted: 04.09.2011 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (0)


Metallica & Lou Reed - Reveal Album Cover Art

The musical collaboration between Lou Reed and Metallica, entitled Lulu, will be released on November 1 in North America via Warner Bros. Records and one day earlier (October 31) in the rest of the world through Universal Music.

The cover artwork Lulu can be seen below.

The CD was co-produced by Reed, Metallica, Hal Willner who has produced albums for Reed, Marianne Faithfull, and Laurie Anderson, among others and Greg Fidelman. Fidelman also mixed the record.

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Source: loureedmetallica.com
Band profile: Metallica
Posted: 04.09.2011 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (53)


Hayagriva - New Album Details Announced

Descendant XII, the new upcoming album from Malaysian melodic black metal band Hayagriva will be released on September 2011 via Malaysia-based label Khakan Productions.

The follow-up to 2007's Red Heaven was recorded between 2009 to 2011 at several studios in Malaysia.

According to a statement, this will be the band's best release so far. Featuring 11 brand-new tracks (plus one hidden bonus track), the songs will have more pace and intensity in all departments, as hinted in the Emperor Awaits single.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Hayagriva
Posted: 04.09.2011 by Mantheravathee | Comments (3)


Wolves In The Throne Room - Another New Song Online

"Thuja Magus Imperium", a brand-new track from US atmospheric black metal duo Wolves In The Throne Room has been made available for streaming over at Pitchfork.

Another new track, called "Woodland Cathedral", is still available for streaming over at NPR.org.

"Thuja Magus Imperium" and "Woodland Cathedral" come off the band's upcoming new album, entitled Celestial Lineage, which will be released on September 13th via Southern Lord Records. More album details were previously reported over here.

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Source: pitchfork.com
Band profile: Wolves In The Throne Room
Posted: 04.09.2011 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (3)


Firewind - Tap Ex-Therion Singer For European Tour

Firewind frontman Apollo Papathanasio (who also sings in Spiritual Beggars and Evil Masquerade) is forced to sit out the band's imminent European tour due to family issues.

Apollo will be back with Firewind for their North American Frets Of Fury tour in October (with Arsis, White Wizzard and Nightrage). Apollo's replacement for the European Defiance Over Europe dates is the hugely talented singer Mats Levén (ex-Therion, Yngwie Malmsteen, Krux).

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Source: myspace.com
Band profile: Firewind
Posted: 04.09.2011 by BudDa | Comments (5)


Nightwish - New Single In November

The new Nightwish single, called Storytime, will be released on Friday, the 11th of November. Presale will start soon.

The band's new album Imaginaerum will be released in late 2012 through Nuclear Blast Records in Europe and through Roadrunner Records in North America. The complete album tracklist with teasers of each song and the precise album release date will follow in a week. Stay tuned!

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Source: nightwish.com
Band profile: Nightwish
Posted: 04.09.2011 by Angel_Lament | Comments (11)


Eldritch - New Video Online

"Everything's Burning", the new video from Italian metallers Eldritch, can be viewed at this location. The video clip was directed by Skrotosound.

"Everything's Burning" comes off the band's forthcoming album, Gaia's Legacy, which will be released on September 25th via Scarlet Records.

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Source: youtube.com
Band profile: Eldritch
Posted: 03.09.2011 by White Winter Sun | Comments (1)


Night In Gales - New Song Online

"This Neon Grave", a brand new song from German metallers Night In Gales, is available for streaming at the band's Facebook page.

"This Neon Grave" comes off the band's forthcoming album, entitled Five Scars, which will be released on November 7th in Europe (November 8th in North America) via Lifeforce Records.

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Source: de-de.facebook.com
Posted: 03.09.2011 by White Winter Sun | Comments (0)