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Mnemic - Announce European Tour

Danish modern metallers Mnemic will be teaming up with their fellow countrymen Raunchy to kick off the Electric March Over Europe tour in May. This will be the first of many tours to come related to the release of their new album Mnemesis, that will hit stores in the summer via Nuclear Blast Records.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Mnemic
Event: Mnemic: Electric March Over Europe Tour 2012
Posted: 21.03.2012 by ravendeath | Comments (0)


Crystallion - Band Parts Ways With Keyboardist

German power metallers Crystallion have parted ways with their keyboardist Manuel Schallinger. The band posted the following statement on their MySpace: "After almost ten years in the band, Manuel has decided to leave Crystallion for professional reasons. We wish Manuel all the best for his future projects. For the time being, the band will continue without keyboards. All gigs will be played as scheduled."

No updates are available yet on the band's upcoming album.

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Source: myspace.com
Band profile: Crystallion
Posted: 21.03.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)


Titans Eve - Reveal New Album Artwork

Canadian thrash metallers Titans Eve have revealed the cover artwork for the band's new album titled Life Apocalypse, which can be viewed below. The band plans to release the new album this spring/summer.

The band posted the following on their MySpace page: "Here is the art provided by Bjoern Goosses of Killustrations designs. This man is a mastermind and highly recommended by us. Just something to look at until your hear the killer recordings! Stay tuned everyone, it's gonna be epic!"

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Source: facebook.com
Posted: 21.03.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (0)


Meshuggah - New Song Online

"I Am Colossus", a brand-new track from Swedish technical thrash metallers Meshuggah can now be streamed and downloaded on Scion A/V.

A limited edition 7" will be available in black, clear, yellow, and white vinyl, and given away for free on Meshuggah's upcoming tour, The Ophidian Trek, courtesy of Scion A/V.

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Source: scionav.com
Band profile: Meshuggah
Posted: 20.03.2012 by Azoic | Comments (16)


Decapitated - Premiere New Video

Polish technical death metallers Decapitated have premiered their new music video for the song "Pest" exclusively at this location. The video was shot on February 10th with Grupa 13 in charge of production and it was directed by Dariusz Szermanowicz. "Pest" comes off the band's latest output Carnival Is Forever, released last year via Nuclear Blast.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 20.03.2012 by CHEF METAL HEAD | Comments (13)


God Seed - Gaahl Returns, Band Working On First Album

We all knew it was just a matter of time before Gaahl returned. He and King released the following God Seed update: "God Seed have been working on their first studio album for several months at various locations in Norway. Ten songs have been recorded which will show the band from a different side, but well-rooted in what Gaahl and King are known for in the past."

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Source: facebook.com
Posted: 20.03.2012 by BudDa | Comments (13)


Iron Maiden - Behind The Beast Documentary Trailer Online

NWOBHM pioneers Iron Maiden have released a trailer for the 88-minute "Behind The Beast Documentary", to be featured on their upcoming DVD titled En Vivo!, which will be released on March 26th (March 27th Canada and USA (via UMe)). More details about this release were previously reported here.

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Source: ironmaiden.com
Band profile: Iron Maiden
Posted: 20.03.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (4)


God Forbid - New Video Online

US melodic thrashers God Forbid have released a new video for the song "Where We Come From", which comes off their upcoming new album Equilibrium, set for release on March 26th via Victory Records.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: God Forbid
Posted: 20.03.2012 by CHEF METAL HEAD | Comments (0)


The Cult - UK Tour Announced

UK hard-rockers The Cult have announced a UK tour together with The Mission and Killing Joke as support acts. Tour dates are scheduled for September this year.

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Source: thecult.us
Band profile: The Cult
Event: The Cult: UK Tour 2012
Posted: 20.03.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


The Wretched End - Release New Video

"Death By Nature", a brand new video from Norwegian death/thrash metallers The Wretched End has premiered exclusively at this location. Alternatively, you can watch it below. It was produced by Vedi Djokich. The song comes off their forthcoming release Inroads, which hits stores on April 23rd in Europe and June in North America through Nocturnal Art Productions/Candlelight Records. More album details were previously reported here.

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Source: facebook.com
Posted: 20.03.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Marduk - New Album Details

Serpent Sermon, the brand-new upcoming album, and follow-up to 2009's Wormwood, by Swedish black metal act Marduk has now been revealed on its details. The album will be made available as standard cd, vinyl and limited edition media book with an exclusive bonus track.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Marduk
Posted: 20.03.2012 by Azoic | Comments (7)


Job For A Cowboy - New Song Online

"Black Discharge", a brand-new song from US modern death metallers Job For A Cowboy can now be streamed on Metal Underground.

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Source: metalunderground.com
Band profile: Job For A Cowboy
Posted: 19.03.2012 by Azoic | Comments (4)


Arsis - Pre-Production Demo Song Streaming Online

"Choking On Sand", a brand-new track from US melo-tech death metallers Arsis can now be streamed on Guitar World.

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Source: guitarworld.com
Band profile: Arsis
Posted: 19.03.2012 by Azoic | Comments (3)


Sorrows Path - Recruit Guest Bassist For New Album

Greek power/doom metal band Sorrows Path has issued the following announcement about recruiting a guest bassist for the band's upcoming new album: "Vangelis Yalamas from Fragile Vastness will be the guest bassist for the new Sorrows Path album! He will play the bass for an instrumental song and of course, he will be the producer for this album at Fragile Studios!"

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Sorrows Path
Posted: 19.03.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Candlemass - To Release Farewell Album In June

Swedish epic doom metallers Candlemass will release their final album Psalms For The Dead in June. A limited 12" vinyl single, Dancing In The Temple Of The Mad Queen Bee, including two album tracks will be released in advance on April 13th via Napalm Records and can already be pre-ordered here. The single artwork can be viewed below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Candlemass
Posted: 19.03.2012 by BudDa | Comments (38)