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Gojira - New Album Details Revealed

French metallers Gojira have revealed L'Enfant Sauvage (The Wild Child) as the title of their Roadrunner Records debut. The album, which features 11 tracks, is scheduled for release on June 26th in North America.

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Source: gojira-music.com
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Posted: 05.04.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (11)


Overkill - Premiere New Video

"Electric Rattlesnake", the brand new video from US thrashers Overkill has premiered and is available for viewing below. It was directed by Kevin J. Custer (Hatebreed, Testament, Suffocation), who previously worked with Overkill on the "Bring Me The Night" video. The song comes off their newly released album The Electric Age.

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Source: wreckingcrew.com
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Posted: 05.04.2012 by CHEF METAL HEAD | Comments (5)


Sabaton - New Song Streaming Online

Swedish heavy/power metallers Sabaton have announced via their official website that the band's new album title track "Carolus Rex" is now available for streaming. You can listen to it on the video below, which features the dates on the Swedish Empire Tour 2012. The song is the Swedish version of the first single off Carolus Rex, to be released on May 25th via Nuclear Blast and is already available on iTunes. More album details were previously reported here and here.

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Source: sabaton.net
Band profile: Sabaton
Posted: 05.04.2012 by kual21 | Comments (5)


Saint Vitus - New Video Released

US doom metallers Saint Vitus have premiered their new video "Let Them Fall" exclusively at this location. You can also watch the same clip below. The video was produced and directed by Michael Panduro of Siegfred Productions (Cephalic Carnage, Rotten Sound, No And The Maybes) for Scion A/V. "Let Them Fall" comes off the highly anticipated album Lillie: F-65, which will be released by Season Of Mist on April 27th in Europe (May 22nd in the US). More album details here.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Saint Vitus
Posted: 05.04.2012 by Array | Comments (2)


Tad Morose - Announce New Guitarist

Swedish progressive power metallers Tad Morose have announced the addition of guitarist Kenneth Jonsson to the group's ranks.

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Source: tadmorose.com
Band profile: Tad Morose
Posted: 05.04.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Nadja - Announce Upcoming Northern Europe Tour

Canadian drone outfit Nadja has announced a full Northern Europe tour in May where they will be supporting their new compilation album entitled Excision, a collection of previously vinyl only tracks, and also the re-issued Thaumogenesis.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Nadja
Posted: 05.04.2012 by BudDa | Comments (1)


Nervecell - New Video Online

The Dubai-based Death Metal band Nervecell have released the new official video for "Shunq (To The Despaired... King Of Darkness)", which features the legendary Karl Sanders from the North American band Nile, making a guest appearance on vocals. The song appears on the band's latest album Psychogenocide, released on Lifeforce Records (Europe) and Spellbind Records (Middle East). The video was shot in the city of Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates. It was directed by Shane De Almeida and edited by Ahmad Al Sharif.

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Source: jorzine.com
Band profile: Nervecell
Posted: 05.04.2012 by JD | Comments (3)


Behemoth - Ohio Show Moved To New Venue Due To Conflicting Religious Beliefs

Polish death metallers Behemoth, along with Watain, The Devil's Blood, and In Solitude, are now booted out of the first date in The Decibel Magazine Tour in Columbus, Ohio, due to religious conflict with the venue owners of The Brewmaster's Gate, where they were going to play.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Behemoth
Event: Behemoth + Watain: The Decibel Magazine Tour 2012
Posted: 04.04.2012 by Rog-Mothoth | Comments (49)


Ihsahn - To Release New Album In June

Official Candlelight Records press release:

Candlelight Records today confirms June 18th as the European release date, and the 19th of June for North America for Eremita, the anticipated fourth album from Norwegian-born vocalist/guitarist Ihsahn.

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Source: candlelightrecords.co.uk
Band profile: Ihsahn
Posted: 04.04.2012 by Array | Comments (11)


Delain - New Song Online

"Get The Devil Out Of Me", the brand new single from Dutch symphonic metallers Delain is now streaming online and you can listen to it below. The single will be released on April 13th (Benelux/Germany) and April 15th (UK). The song is taken from the band's new album We Are The Others, which will be released on June 1st (Benelux/Germany) and June 4th (UK/France) through CNR Entertainment and Roadrunner Records, and will also be available as a limited edition digipack, with four extra tracks. No North American date has yet been announced. More album details were previously reported here.

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Source: site.delain.nl
Band profile: Delain
Posted: 04.04.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (16)


Gama Bomb - Part Ways With Guitarist, Replacement Announced

Irish thrashers Gama Bomb have revealed the following statement about parting ways with rhythm guitarist and founding member Luke Graham: "It's with much sadness we announce that after 10 years Luke is parting ways with Gama Bomb."

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 04.04.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Ashes You Leave - New Song Streaming Online

"Summers End", a brand new track from Croatian gothic doom metallers Ashes You Leave is currently streaming online at this location. The song comes off the band's forthcoming album The Cure For Happiness, the debut for new vocalist Giada Etro and drummer Saša Vukosav. No release date has been announced yet for the album as the band hopes to secure a record deal soon.

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Source: facebook.com
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Posted: 04.04.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (3)


The Meads Of Asphodel - Band Update

British medieval black metallers The Meads Of Asphodel recently underwent some lineup changes. They have also begun working on their upcoming album entitled Sondercommando. The band offered this lengthy update: "First off we announce the departure of our long standing drummer Urakbarameel. After nine years of dedication to the band we would like to thank him for his all his hard work & wish him the best for the future, he can now be found beating the skins for London based rock/metal band Daken."

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Source: myspace.com
Band profile: The Meads Of Asphodel
Posted: 04.04.2012 by BudDa | Comments (3)


Sadistik Forest - New Video Online

Finnish death/thrash metallers Sadistik Forest have released a new music video for the track "Fabrics Of Lies", available for viewing below. This video was directed by Toni Hiltunen and the song comes off the band's latest album Death, Doom, Radiation, which was released almost two weeks ago through Violent Journey Records.

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Source: sadistikforest.com
Posted: 04.04.2012 by Array | Comments (0)


Lich King - Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

US thrashers Lich King are currently putting the finishing touches on their upcoming new album entitled Born Of The Bomb. The band posted the following message on their Facebook page: "Now that our April 1st gag is out of the way... April is when we're going to finish Born Of The Bomb. We're hammering everything out this month. Vocals, drums, gang shouts, solos, celebrity guest appearances, everything. We'll keep you updated along the way and hopefully have a release date for you soon."

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Source: facebook.com
Posted: 04.04.2012 by BudDa | Comments (0)