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Nasheim - New Album Coming, Track Sample Online

Atmospheric/depressive black metal one-man band Nasheim from Sweden will release the follow-up to 2014's Solens Vemod on February 22nd, 2019, via Northern Silence Productions. Jord Och Aska contains only three songs and can be pre-ordered here on CD, LP and digital formats. A sample of the 20-minute album opener is available for streaming below.

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Posted: 07.12.2018 by nikarg | Comments (1)


Primitive Man - Launch New Track, To Release Split With Hell (USA)

Primitive Man debut their new song "Oily Tears", now available for streaming. This track is one of two the group have contributed to a upcoming split release with sludge/doom one-man project Hell (USA). This effort will land in stores on February 22nd via Translation Loss Records. Cover artwork, which was done by frontman Ethan McCarthy, and other details, can be seen below.

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Posted: 07.12.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Candlemass - Reveal New Album Details, Tony Iommi Announced As Guest

Candlemass are about to bring more doom into this world with their new album, The Door To Doom. The epic doom metal lords have come full circle: their first singer Johan Langquist (who left the band after singing on the legendary 1986 debut Epicus Doomicus Metallicus) has returned and now they announce their 12th full length album, The Door To Doom! The album will be released February 22nd via Napalm Records.

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Posted: 06.12.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (12)


Knotfest Meets Hellfest 2019 - Confirm Slipknot, Rob Zombie, Amon Amarth, Behemoth And More

France's biggest metal festival - Hellfest - is teaming up with Knotfest to add a fourth day for 2019. Discover Knotfest Meets Hellfest. Slipknot, Rob Zombie, Sabaton, Behemoth, Amon Amarth, Sick Of It All, Amaranthe, Papa Roach, Powerwolf and Ministry will all perform on June 20th at Clisson, France.

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Posted: 06.12.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Emperor - Confirm Exclusive Norwegian Show, 'As The Shadows Rise' Reissue

Norwegian black metal icons Emperor were confirmed for the Mystic Festival 2019 in Poland. More recently, they also announced that they will play in their home country, an exclusive Norwegian show at next year's Beyond The Gates festival in Bergen! The festival takes place on August 23rd-24th. Emperor are the headliner for their 2019 edition.

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Posted: 06.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (9)


Waylander - New Album Detailed

Celtic folk metal act Waylander from the U.K. parted ways with bassist Michael Proctor and Steve Reynolds joined in. Recently, they revealed the title, release date and artwork of their upcoming new album and first since 2012's Kindred Spirits. Eriú's Wheel, the band's first concept album, will be out in late March 2019 via Listenable Records on CD, vinyl and digital release.

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Posted: 06.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)


U.D.O. - David Reece Special Guest On Select Dates

German metal machine U.D.O. was busy in 2018. The new album Steelfactory was released. There were line-up changes and they also announced a European tour. Now, the band has announced that former Accept singer David Reece will join them as a special guest on some dates of the tour.

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Posted: 06.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (1)


The Moth Gatherer - New Album Coming, Details Unveiled

Sweden's The Moth Gatherer, an atmospheric sludge/post metal band based in Stockholm, will release its third studio album, successor to critically acclaimed The Earth Is The Sky (2015) on February 22nd via Agonia Records. The new album will be entitled Esoteric Oppression. Album's cover artwork and full tracklist can be seen below, in anticipation of a new single, due out before 2019.

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Posted: 06.12.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Antropomorphia - Enter The Studio To Begin Recording New Album

Dutch death metallers Antropomorphia are currently busy in the studio recording their next full length‚ to be entitled Merciless Savagery. The album is being recorded at Aftermath Studios and will be produced by drummer Marco Stubbe. Mastering duties will be handed over to infamous Dan Swanö in December for a tentative release in Spring of 2019. More details to follow.

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Posted: 06.12.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Depravity - Unleash 'Despondency' Video

Australian death dealers Depravity just released a new video for the track "Despondency", taken from their debut album Evil Upheaval, which saw release earlier this year on Transcending Obscurity Records. Check out the video, created by Domenic Giorgi, below.

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Posted: 05.12.2018 by nikarg | Comments (1)


Judas Priest - Confirm US, Canada Tour With Uriah Heep

Two English heavy metal legends are joining forces on the road. Next year, Birmingham's Judas Priest and London's Uriah Heep will tour in the USA and Canada during May and June. Both bands have new albums to present: Judas Priest's Firepower and Uriah Heep's Living The Dream.

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Posted: 05.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (6)


My Dying Bride - New Drummer Announced

It has been a tough year in My Dying Bride's doom cave, especially for frontman Aaron Stainthorpe. More recently, the death/doom metallers announced that they had to part ways with drummer Shaun Taylor-Steels due to "unresolvable drumming issues." Jeff Singer (Kill2This, Paradise Lost and Blaze amongst others) has stepped in. He will also play drums on the band's new album.

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Posted: 05.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (3)


Helevorn - New Album Cover, Tracklist Revealed

You might have heard that Spanish gothic doomsters Helevorn are preparing the release of a new album, having previously revealed its title and release date. Now, the band shared the cover artwork (made by Gonzalo Æneas) and tracklist. Aamamata will be released on the 23rd of January 2019 by Solitude Productions/BadMoodMan.

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Posted: 05.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (5)


Vreid - To Release New Album In Russia

On September 28th, Norwegian black metallers Vreid released their new album Lifehunger, but it's only being released in Russia/CIS this month. Now, Russian metalheads can officially buy it on December 15th. Starting today, the band embarks on a co-headline European tour with Kalmah. Don't miss it!

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Posted: 05.12.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Teodasia - Line-Up Change, New Album To Be Released

Italian symphonic metallers Teodasia have announced that they parted ways with their vocalist Giacomo Voli (who since moved on to become Rhapsody Of Fire's full-time vocalist, after the departure of Fabio Lione), guitarist Alberto Melinato and female vocalist Chiara Tricarico. The band had already announced the new guitarist, Matteo "Bras" Frare, and has yet to unveil the name of their new vocalist. The band did, however, release multiple statements regarding a new album being in the works with the new line-up.

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Posted: 05.12.2018 by Kais | Comments (0)