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Destruction - Performed Two Live Club Shows In Switzerland

German thrash metal veterans Destruction performed two live shows, first since the occurrence of Covid-19 pandemic, past weekend at Konzertfabrik Z7 venue in Pratteln (Switzerland). The audience was limited to 300 out of the 1600 cap venue. Poltergeist, Total Annihilation (second day) and Comaniac (first day) were also part of the line-up.

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Posted: 06.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Katavasia - New Album Coming, First Track Revealed

Greek black metal band Katavasia have premiered a new song, entitled "Chthonic Oracle", taken from their upcoming new album, Magnus Venator (The Great Hunter), which will be out in stores September 4th, 2020 via Floga Records. Katavasia is a unique black metal alliance consisting of Varathron, Aenaon, Hail Spirit Noir, Agnes Vein and Melan Selas members.

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Posted: 06.07.2020 by nikarg | Comments (2)


Starblind - Reveal New Single

The newest single from Swedish heavy metallers Starblind, "One Of Us", has been launched. It's the opening song of the band's upcoming album Black Bubbling Ooze, coming out July 31st on Pure Steel Records.

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Posted: 06.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Moonspell - Part Ways With Drummer, New Album In The Works

Gothic metal institution Moonspell announce the departure of a long-time drummer Miguel "Mike" Gaspar, who has been part of the band for almost 30 years. At the same time, Portuguese masters confirmed that they are already working with a new drummer, Hugo Ribeiro, on the new music. The next full length offering will be recorded with producer Jaime Gomez Arellano between September and October this year, and is planned to land in stores via Napalm Records in the beginning of 2021.

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Posted: 05.07.2020 by pedders | Comments (8)


Void Rot - Announce Debut Album, Reveal Details & First Track

After releasing split EP with Atavisma earlier this year, doom death metal formation from Minneapolis Void Rot now unveil full details for their debut album Descending Pillars. It will be released through Everlasting Spew Records in Europe (LP/CD) and Sentient Ruin Laboratories in US (LP/CS) on September 11th, 2020. Recorded and mixed by Adam Tucker at Signaturetone Recording, mastered by Damian Herring at Subterranean Watchtower Studios. The album's opening track is the first one available for listening.

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Posted: 05.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Impaled Nazarene - Start Tracking New Studio Record

6 years have passed since the release of Impaled Nazarene's latest full length effort, Vigorous And Liberating Death. Now, Finland based black metal bringers begin recording the follow-up at Revolver Studio in Vantaa, Finland together with recording engineer Asko Ahonen. Entitled Eight Headed Serpent, it will feature 13 tracks and will be released by Osmose Productions. Additional details coming soon.

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Posted: 05.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (4)


Myridian - New Album Released, Streaming Music Video

Australian melodic death/doom metal band Myridian premiere a music video for the song "One With the Abyss", taken from their brand new album Light In The Abyss. The effort is out now via Bandcamp. Video production by Mark Hoffmann.

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Bismuth - Release New Digital Single With Vile Creature

UK's Bismuth and Canada's Vile Creature have joined forces for the release of a brand new single, called "In Tenebris Lux". While the major part of this song was done by Tanya Byrne from Bismuth, Vile Creature contributed vocals and lyrics. Artwork created by Arik Roper.

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Posted: 05.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Boris - Entire New Album 'No' Streaming In Full

Yesterday, Japanese outfit Boris put out their newest music offering, entitled No. Comprised of 11 tracks, you can now listen to all of them via Bandcamp widget below. Check it out.

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Posted: 04.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Bloodred - Sign To Massacre Records, Announce New Record

German blackened death metal outfit Bloodred has signed contract with Massacre Records and will release the next studio record, titled The Raven's Shadow, on September 25, 2020. Mastermind Ron Merz (vocals, guitars, bass, songwriting) once again teamed up with producer Alexander Krull (Mastersound Entertainment), session/studio musician Joris Nijenhuis on drums and photographic artist Heilemania.

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Posted: 04.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Pain Of Salvation - Stream 'Accelerator' Song, Bassist Departed

Pain Of Salvation have unveiled a new music video for the first single, "Accelerator", off their forthcoming full length instalment Panther. The latter is set to be released on August 28th through Inside Out Music. The video clip was helmed by director Lars Ardarve. In other news, Swedes confirmed that their bass player Gustaf Hielm has decided to leave the band. Full statements can be read down under.

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Posted: 04.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (3)


Blockheads - New Music Output Almost Completed

French grindcore maniacs Blockheads are getting closer the finish line of the new music output completion. In their most recent Facebook post, the band checked in from the Disvlar Studio, where they have completed the mixing phase. Mastering follows. Expect more news regarding the album details in coming weeks.

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Posted: 04.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Night Demon - Put Out New Single

Night Demon, California based heavy metal trio, put out a brand new single, called Vysteria. The song is now streaming as a music video via YouTube. Vysteria was produced by Night Demon, engineered and mastered by Armand John Anthony, mixed by Kurt Ballou. Ross Ewage created the cover artwork.

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Posted: 04.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)


Sigh - To Re-Release 'Scorn Defeat' Debut

Scorn Defeat, the 1993 genre classic debut of eastern darkness from Japan's black metal purveyors Sigh will be re-released as 2 CD version and on 180g white vinyl LP. Includes bonus rare demo & rough mix tracks & full live show, plus booklet interview with mainman Mirai Kawashima. Pre-ordrers available at this location.

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Posted: 04.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (1)


Hateful - Detail New Studio Record, Tunes Launched

Tech death metal unit from Italy Hateful will be releasing their third full length - Set Forever On Me - on September 25th via Transcending Obscurity Records. First tunes with accompanying album details can be found below.

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Posted: 04.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (0)