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Overkill - To Headline 2017's Metal Alliance Tour

The lineup for 2017's Metal Alliance Tour is now officially revealed and this time around, New Jersey thrash legends Overkill will headline. Sharing the platform on this trek will be Crowbar, Havok, Black Fast, and Invidia. This year's event is presented by Fear The Riff Expo and it will make twenty stops across the United States. The journey begins on September 8th in Illinois and concludes on September 30th in Easton, Pennsylvania. You can check out the dates below and get your tickets here.

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Posted: 16.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (0)


Saxon - Unveil Upcoming Album Title And Release

Saxon recently unveiled the first details for their next studio album in an interview. The follow up to Battering Ram is set to be released in January 2018 and will be called Thunderbolt. Artwork and trackilst have yet to be revealed. The British veteran band also revealed recently that the upcoming disc would feature a song called "They Played Rock And Roll" in honour of late Lemmy Killmister.

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Posted: 16.06.2017 by The Underdog | Comments (1)


Gwar - Announce New Album

For the first time ever, Antarctic Alien overlords Gwar will hit the road beginning today as part of the Van's Warped Tour which crisscrosses the United States, running through August 6th in Pomona, CA. The masked group has also announced their new album: The Blood Of Gods. The record will be released this fall via Metal Blade Records.

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Posted: 16.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Dephosphorus - New Album Streaming In Full

Dephosphorus are streaming online their newest album Impossible Orbits. The album was recorded & mixed at Unreal Studios and it's 24 minutes of new material from the band. The Athens astrogrind quartet releases Impossible Orbits today and you can hear the whole thing at Bandcamp. Alternatively, check it out below.

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Posted: 15.06.2017 by Paz | Comments (2)


Septicflesh - Share New Song, Announce New Album

The Greek metallers Septicflesh have finished working on the new album and are ready to share some details. The successor of Titan and the band's 10th studio effort will be entitled Codex Omega and is scheduled for a release on September 1st via Season Of Mist and Prosthetic Records. The symphonic metal masters have also presented the album cover and first track from the upcoming release, entitled "Dante's Inferno".

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Steven Wilson - Debut New Video

Having already announced the release of his new album, To The Bone, on August 18th, as well as showcase one new track, Steven Wilson has now decided to share a video for "Song Of I", featuring Swiss singer Sophie Hunger. Listen to the new song and watch the video below. Don't forget to share your impressions.

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Posted: 15.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (6)


Kreator - Release Video For 'Pleasure To Kill'

In support of the reissues of the first four albums, which are out now and can be purchased here, Kreator have decided to make an official music video for "Pleasure To Kill" since it never got one when it originally came out. You can watch the 1980's influenced, horror themed video below, if you dare.

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Posted: 15.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (2)


Queens Of The Stone Age - Reveal New Album Details

Stoner purveyors Queens Of The Stone Age have a new album ready to be unleashed. That's right. Four long years after ...Like Clockwork, the band will be releasing a new record called Villains and they used an original way to make the announcement. The band takes the polygraph test and fails miserably. See the video for yourself below.

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Posted: 15.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Aborted - To Release EP 'Bathos' In July

Belgium's death metal act Aborted have recorded two new tracks for you, which are going to be released under the title Bathos as a limited 7" vinyl EP and digitally. The 7" version will be released on July 7th, but if you want to check out the two tracks first, you can visit the streaming/download platform of your choice on June 30th, because both tracks will be online by then already.

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Posted: 15.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (1)


Akercocke - Share New Album Details And New Song

Akercocke are finally releasing a new album! After more than 10 years of silence, the progressive death metallers return with Renaissance In Extremis and a first song for the new record is now available here as well as the cover art and tracklist. Akercocke's 6th studio album will be released on August 25th, 2017 via the band's label Peaceville Records.

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Posted: 14.06.2017 by Paz | Comments (5)


Iced Earth - Share Fourth New Track Off 'Incorruptible'

Iced Earth have revealed yet another track from their highly anticipated new studio record, Incorruptible, due out pretty soon on June 16th via Century Media Records. The song is called "Clear The Way (December 13th, 1862)" and it closes the band's new album. Listen to the epic new track and watch the lyric video below.

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Posted: 14.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (5)


In Flames - Release Video, To Tour With Five Finger Death Punch

In Flames will unite with American band Five Finger Death Punch to co-headline an arena tour this Fall/Winter 2017. This marks the very first time that these two groups have joined forces on the road together. The trek ravages arenas across Europe and the UK beginning in November, stopping in most major cities, and concluding December 21st at iconic Wembley Arena in London, UK. See tour dates below. Additional show dates are anticipated to be announced in the near future. The Swedish band also premiered a new video for "Save Me".

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Posted: 14.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (11)


Dying Fetus - Third New Track From Upcoming Album

U.S. death metallers Dying Fetus have decided to share the official audio for the third track off Wrong One To Fuck With before its release next week. After "Fixated On Devastation" and "Panic Amongst The Herd", you can now listen to "Die With Integrity" below. The new album is due out in June 23rd on CD/2xLP/digital via Relapse Records.

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Posted: 14.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (2)


Cormorant - New Album Cover Art Unveiled

Progressive metallers Cormorant have finally revealed what their awaited new album cover will look like. Diaspora is also now available to pre-order. Mark your calendars for August 11th, 2017 with US and European distribution through War Crime Recordings. Meanwhile, you can see the artwork created by Jeff Christensen right now.

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Posted: 14.06.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Evil Invaders - Share Single From New Album

Belgian speed/thrash metallers Evil Invaders have announced that their new album, Feed Me Violence, is going to be released on September 29th via Napalm Records. The band has also revealed the first video for the song "Mental Penitentiary" and you can watch it below.

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Posted: 14.06.2017 by nikarg | Comments (1)