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Hatesphere - To Support Sepultura In Eastern European Tour Dates

Danish death/thrash metallers Hatesphere have announced via MySpace that they will be supporting Brazilian thrash metallers Sepultura on select shows in their upcoming Eastern European & Baltic Tour in March. The band will also perform in a string of UK shows alongside Cattle Decapitation and Incantation later in the year.

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Source: myspace.com
Band profile: Hatesphere
Event: Sepultura: Eastern European & Baltic Tour
Posted: 21.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


Corrosion Of Conformity - New Self-Titled Album Streaming Online

Corrosion Of Conformity, the upcoming self-titled album from US stoner metallers Corrosion Of Conformity is currently streaming online in its entirety at AOL Music. The album is set for a North American release on February 28th via Candlelight Records. It was recorded at Dave Grohl's Studio 606 in Los Angeles, produced by the band with John Custer, mixed by John Lousteau (Foo Fighters) and features artwork by Seldon Hunt (Melvins, High On Fire).

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Corrosion Of Conformity
Event: Corrosion Of Conformity: North American Tour 2012
Posted: 21.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (4)


Sonisphere UK - Headliners And First Names Announced

The first names of this year's Sonisphere festival in the UK have been announced. The headliners will be Kiss (only European performance in 2012), Queen, who performs their set with Adam Lambert on vocals, and Faith No More.

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Source: sonisphere.co.uk
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Posted: 21.02.2012 by ArgoP | Comments (17)


Havok - To Release New EP, Announce North American Headlining Shows

US thrash metallers Havok have announced a string of North American headlining shows for March in between tours with Toxic Holocaust in the US and before the tour with Sepultura, Death Angel and Krisiun. The band is also busy finishing up their new EP titled The Point Of No Return, which will be released on May 22nd. The EP will contain two brand new songs plus a few covers.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Havok
Event: Havok: North American Tour
Posted: 21.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


Chelsea Grin - Working On New EP

US deathcore act Chelsea Grin have announced that they are working on a new EP. Also, tour musician Jason Richardson has been added to the band's permanent line-up.

The band issued the following statement on their Facebook page: "If you haven't noticed, Jason Richardson has officially joined Chelsea Grin as our new lead guitar player. He fits with as perfectly as a musician and friends, and couldn't be more excited for the future of CG with Jason being a part of it. Oh and btw, we start recording our new EP this week... You all are in for a treat."

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Source: facebook.com
Posted: 21.02.2012 by BoxCar Willy | Comments (0)


Slash - Reveals New Album Artwork And Title

American guitarist Slash has revealed the artwork for his new solo album titled Apocalyptic Love. The album will be released by his own label Dik Hayd International and distributed through EMI on May 22nd, and will be produced by Eric Valentine once again.

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Source: metalhammer.co.uk
Posted: 21.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (3)


Enthroned - New Song Online

"Nonvs Sacramentum", a brand-new song from Belgian black metallers Enthroned is now streaming on Agonia Records' Facebook page and on SoundCloud.

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Source: soundcloud.com
Band profile: Enthroned
Posted: 20.02.2012 by Nekrokvltist | Comments (3)


Exumer - New Song Online

"Fire & Damnation", a brand new track from German metallers Exumer, is available for streaming at this location. Also a trailer for the album can be viewed here.

"Fire & Damnation" is the title track for the band's forthcoming album, which will be released on April 10 via Metal Blade Records.

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Source: metalblade.com
Band profile: Exumer
Posted: 20.02.2012 by White Winter Sun | Comments (5)


Atrocity - To Release Double Live DVD

German gothic/industrial metallers Atrocity have revealed that they will release a double DVD entitled Die Gottlosen Jahre on March 30th. Additionally, the DVD plus live CD will feature the 25th anniversary special show at Wacken Open Air 2010 and bonus clips.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Atrocity
Posted: 20.02.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Sonata Arctica - Reveal New Album Details

Finnish power metallers Sonata Arctica have announced that their new album will be titled Stones Grow Her Name. The album was recorded in several studios throughout Finland, mixed by Mikko Karmilla at Sonic Pump Studios and mastered by Svante Forsbäck at Chartmakers. It will be released on May 18th via Nuclear Blast Records in a limited edition digipak, standard jewel case, vinyl and download. The artwork can be seen below.

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Source: sonataarctica.info
Band profile: Sonata Arctica
Posted: 20.02.2012 by bokimaniac | Comments (68)


Rage - New Video Online

"Twenty One", the new video from German metallers Rage, can be viewed at this location. The clip was shot at a casino in the Czech Republic.

"Twenty One" comes off the band's forthcoming album, entitled 21, which will be released on February 24 via Nuclear Blast Records. More details about the album were previously reported over here.


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Source: youtube.com
Band profile: Rage
Posted: 20.02.2012 by White Winter Sun | Comments (4)


Man Must Die - Recruit Drummer Todd Hansen

Scottish technical death metallers Man Must Die have announced Todd Hansen (ex-The Berzerker) as the new drummer in the band. The band's new album and follow-up to No Tolerance For Imperfection is currently in the pre-production stage.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Man Must Die
Posted: 20.02.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Five Finger Death Punch - New Video Online

"Remember Everything", a brand new video from US groove thrash metallers Five Finger Death Punch has premiered exclusively at this location. It was directed by Emile Levisetti. The song is taken from the band's latest album American Capitalist, which was released last year through Prospect Park Records.

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Source: fivefingerdeathpunch.com
Band profile: Five Finger Death Punch
Posted: 20.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (2)


Prey For Nothing - Release New Video

"Chekhov's Gun", a brand new video from Israeli death metallers Prey For Nothing is now available online and you can watch it below. It was directed by Jonathan Segal. The song comes off the band's second album Against All Good And Evil, which was released this past December through Massacre Records.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Prey For Nothing
Posted: 20.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (0)


Versailles - New Tour Dates Announced

After finishing their Holy Grail world tour, Japanese power metal/J-Rock outfit Versailles have already announced the first tour dates for this Spring in Japan. The band also plans to release two new singles along with a new album this year.

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Source: kamijo.syncl.jp
Band profile: Versailles
Posted: 20.02.2012 by Flower Metal | Comments (2)