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Venenum - New Album Streaming In Full

One of the most anticipated death metal albums of the year, Venenum's debut full-length is streaming online in its entirety. Trance Of Death is about to be released tomorrow, March 17th via Sepulchral Voice Records. The album is available for your listening pleasure through the YouTube player down under. Enjoy!

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Posted: 16.03.2017 by Paz | Comments (0)


Mastodon - Music Video For 'Show Yourself' Released

Mastodon have just let loose the official video for their song "Show Yourself" on their official YouTube channel. The band already had the audio video up for a while, along with the audio for "Sultan's Curse" and the more recent "Andromeda" but have now released the music video for "Show Yourself" with the accompanied visuals. Their upcoming record, Emperor Of Sand, will be out on March 31st. Check out the entertaining video below.

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Posted: 16.03.2017 by The Underdog | Comments (6)


Skyclad - Reveal Lyric Video For New Song

After eight years of silence, the 13th studio album by Skyclad, Forward Into The Past, is about to be released on the 28th of April. As an appetizer, the band enlisted director/editor Fernando J. Martínez to put together a lyric video for one of their new songs, "Change Is Coming." Accompanying an upbeat track with plenty of folk influences, the politically charged video is a montage of scheming politicians, violent protests and riot police while the lyrics appear as a breaking news headline underneath. Watch the video below or go look it up on YouTube.

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Posted: 16.03.2017 by Netzach | Comments (3)


Rotting Christ - Early Works To Be Re-Released On Vinyl

Greek black metal pioneers Rotting Christ are approaching their 30th anniversary and Peaceville Records is set to release their early classic works on vinyl. The band's 1993 full-length debut, Thy Mighty Contract, will hit the stores on April 21st this year and it will later be followed by Non Serviam and the Passage To Arcturo EP. By the end of 2017, Peaceville Records also plan to release a compilation of demos and other rare goodies of the band's classic stuff from the late 80's and the early 90's era.

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Posted: 16.03.2017 by nikarg | Comments (3)


King Of Asgard - Stream Mithotyn Cover Song

Swedish royalty King Of Asgard are about to release their new album :taudr: via Trollmusic this coming Friday. What best way to celebrate that than by premiering the track "Upon Raging Waves", a Mithotyn cover version? Magnus "Devo" Andersson was chosen to record the mini-album :taudr: at his Endarker Studio. It comes after Karl Beckman and Jonas Albrektsson have given their band time to re-focus after line-up changes and quitting their old label. Enjoy the song!

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Posted: 16.03.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Tankard - Share Studio Trailer And Album Release Date

German beer fueled thrashers Tankard have just put out a video online through Nuclear Blast's official YouTube channel concerning their upcoming album, One Foot In The Grave. The video features some studio footage of the making of the record, new song snippets as well as a set release date, which is June 2nd 2017. The album was recorded at Gernhart Studios in Germany, with producer Martin Buchwalter. Any updates on the tracklist or album cover artwork have not yet been revealed. In the meantime, check out the video below.

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Posted: 16.03.2017 by The Underdog | Comments (0)


Acherontas - Reveal Artwork, Tracklist For Upcoming Album

After revealing the title a few weeks back, Greek black metallers Acherontas have now revealed the artwork and tracklist for their upcoming eighth full length record, Amarta (Formulas Of Reptilian Unification II). A new trailer is also expected at the end of this month.

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Posted: 16.03.2017 by 3rdWorld | Comments (1)


Body Count - Stream Second Track From New Album

U.S. metallers Body Count are now streaming another song called "The Ski Mask Way" from their upcoming album, Bloodlust, due to be released by Century Media Records on March 31st. Frontman Ice-T said that the song is about people exposing their lives and their wealth on social media and thus making themselves a target for robbers who are watching. You can listen to it below, along with the first single "No Lives Matter" in case you've missed it.

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Posted: 16.03.2017 by nikarg | Comments (0)


Anomalie - Entire New Album Streaming Online

Austrian band Anomalie are releasing their third album Visions in a few days. In fact, the release date is set for March 17th worldwide through Art Of Propaganda. However, if you like melodic black metal, you should check out the album which is streaming online right now at this location. Alternatively, it is also available in the player below. How do you like the final result?

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Posted: 15.03.2017 by Paz | Comments (2)


Bathsheba - Premiere New Lyric Video

In case you didn't know, Belgian doom metallers Bathsheba have released their new album Servus via Svart Records. To celebrate that, they have also recently shared a lyric video for one of the new songs. You can hear below the track "Ain Soph". Maybe if you like it, you will want to stream the entire new album over here. Feel free to explore Bathsheba's music.

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Posted: 15.03.2017 by Paz | Comments (0)


Judas Priest - In The Studio Recording New Album

Metal gods Judas Priest have officially started recording their new album. Mike Exeter, who produced 2014's well received Redeemer Of Souls and was involved in recent Black Sabbath releases, is in the studio with the band, along with Tom Allom, producer of every Judas Priest release from 1979's Unleashed In The East until 1988's Ram It Down. Last but not least, Andy Sneap, responsible for albums by Accept, Testament, Nevermore and Exodus (just to name a few) is also there to twiddle the knobs.

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Posted: 15.03.2017 by nikarg | Comments (14)


Testament - Working On Next Album, To Release Book

It's been only five months since Testament released their last album Brotherhood Of The Snake, but in a recent interview with Japan's Roppongi Rocks, frontman Chuck Billy revealed that they are already working on new material for their next record.

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Posted: 15.03.2017 by Metal God | Comments (6)


Cyhra - New Band Feat. Jake E And Jesper Strömblad

It didn't take long for former Amaranthe clean singer Jake E. to focus on a new project. After announcing his permanent departure from the band this year, the vocalist is joining forces with ex-In Flames guitarist Jesper Strömblad on a new project: Cyhra. The band, which formed a year ago, signed to Spinefarm Records and will enter the studio this spring, with the debut album expected to drop in the fall.

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Posted: 15.03.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Pyramaze - Stream New Track

A new Pyramaze song has been released online! The progressive power metallers from Denmark are unleashing a new album called Contingent and share now the first full song from it. As of now, you can watch the lyric video for "20 Second Century", the first single from the upcoming album which will be released on April 28th through Inner Wound Recordings. What do you think about the song?

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Posted: 15.03.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Count Raven - Band Update

It was 7 years ago that Metal Storm last reported news from the Swedish doomsters Count Raven. Since 2016, the band has a new bassist, Samuel Cornelsen, and it seems like they are preparing new songs. Recently, the group posted a little video of them rehearsing some new songs. A little taste of what's to come. Check it out.

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Posted: 15.03.2017 by Bad English | Comments (1)