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Dutch Doom Days X - First Bands Confirmed

Shattered Hope, Helevorn, The 11th Hour, Ophis, The Devil's Blood and A Dream Of Poe are among the first confirmed for the tenth edition of Dutch Doom Days, set to take place November 11-13th in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

Check the confirmed line-up so far below. More info to follow soon.

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Source: shatteredhope.gr
Event: Dutch Doom Days X
Posted: 06.09.2011 by thanos shattered | Comments (29)


Blut Aus Nord - New Album Details Revealed, Trailer Online

Debemur Morti Productions press release

The title, artwork and full tracklisting of the second part of the groundbreaking Blut Aus Nord trilogy are finally revealed. Recorded, mixed & mastered at Earthsound Studio, 777 - The Desanctification captures the shocking aftermath of mankind's liberation from the constraints of culture, history and superstition. The amazing artwork is courtesy of French artist Valnoir from Metastazis.

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Source: debemur-morti.com
Band profile: Blut Aus Nord
Posted: 06.09.2011 by White Winter Sun | Comments (12)


Pain Of Salvation - New Song Online

"Conditioned", a brand new song from Swedish metallers Pain Of Salvation, is now available for streaming on the band's Facebook page (Note: You must "like" the band in order to hear the track).

"Conditioned" comes off the band's forthcoming album, entitled Road Salt Two, which will be released on September 26 in Europe (October 11 in North America) via InsideOut Music. More details about Road Salt Two were previously reported over here.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Pain Of Salvation
Posted: 06.09.2011 by White Winter Sun | Comments (5)


Nightrage - Another New Song Online

"Hate Turns Black", a brand-new song from Swedish melodic death metallers Nightrage can now be heard in the YouTube-video below.

Another new song, entitled "Insidious", can be heard over here.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Nightrage
Posted: 05.09.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (0)


Demonic Resurrection - Sign Exclusive Booking Deal With Spellbind Records

Indian metallers Demonic Resurrection have signed an exclusive booking deal with Dubai based Spellbind Records which is the home for artists such as Nervecell and Black Violin. Spellbind Records will be exclusively booking the band for shows across the middle eastern territories like Dubai, Qatar etc.

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Source: bravewords.com
Band profile: Demonic Resurrection
Posted: 05.09.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (1)


Aeon - Part Ways With Massive Music

Swedish death metallers Aeon have parted ways with Polish record label Massive Music and are currently looking for a new one. In the meantime, they will handle all bookings themself.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Aeon
Posted: 05.09.2011 by Panzerchrist | Comments (2)


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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Source: fuckthefacts.bandcamp.com
Band profile: Fuck The Facts
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
Band profile: Kypck
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)