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Mob Rules - Unveil New Album Cover Artwork And Tracklist

After revealing that their new album would be titled Cannibal Nation, German metallers Mob Rules have now unveiled the artwork that will grace the album as well as the tracklist. You can check them out below. The album comes out on October 19th under AFM Records.

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Source: mobrules.de
Band profile: Mob Rules
Posted: 04.09.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Hevein - Disband Indefinitely

Finnish melodic thrashers Hevein are disbanding for a while. The band has posted the following sad news for fans on their official website: "Hevein have decided to disband indefinitely. The decision comes after many months of consideration but under the current circumstances it has become impossible to continue as a band."

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Source: hevein.com
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Posted: 04.09.2012 by Lioncourt | Comments (3)


Soen - Supporting Paradise Lost On European Tour

Soen, the band featuring drummer Martin Lopez (ex-Opeth) and bassist Steve DiGiorgio (Death), has announced that they are heading out on tour with Paradise Lost, accompanying them as main support on their European tour in October. Soen released their debut album Cognitive in February.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Soen
Event: Paradise Lost: Tragic Idol European Tour 2012
Posted: 04.09.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Convulse - Return And Sign Deal With Svart Records

Remember Convulse? The Finns are returning to the scene 18 years after they split up to spread some more death metal. The band plans to release a vinyl EP with two brand new tracks in November and then a new full-length album in 2013 via Svart Records. Convulse will also perform at Maryland Deathfest 2013.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Convulse
Posted: 03.09.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (4)


Shining - New Video Online

"Tillsammans Är Vi Allt", the brand-new video from Swedish extreme metal act Shining can now be streamed in the YouTube-video located below.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Shining
Posted: 03.09.2012 by J. N. | Comments (33)


Heavenwood - New Video Released

Heavenwood have released Abyss Masterpiece last year but now they unveiled a visual treat for us to enjoy. "Morning Glory Clouds (In Manus Tuas Domine)" was the chosen song and M. Webber and J. S. Watson were the architects. The clip features footage from the 1928 horror movie "The Fall of the House of Usher", based on Edgar Allan Poe's short story. You can watch it below. Abyss Masterpiece was released under Listenable Records.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Heavenwood
Posted: 03.09.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Dethklok - New Song Online

The song "I Ejaculate Fire" has recently been released by the US animated band Dethklok. The song is taken from their upcoming album Dethalbum III, which will be released on October 16th through Williams Street Records. The track is available for streaming at this location. Since the Soundcloud stream of the song is not available in some countries, there is also a HD version below.

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Source: dethklok.org
Band profile: Dethklok
Posted: 03.09.2012 by errorcode99 | Comments (19)


Dawnbringer - Entire New Album Available For Streaming

Into The Lair Of The Sun God, the entire new album from US heavy metallers Dawnbringer is now available for streaming at Profound Lore Records' Bancamp page. The album is the band's fifth, it was released this last May by the label and follows the 2010 release Nucleus.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Dawnbringer
Posted: 03.09.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Liv Kristine - Releases New Album Trailer

Liv Kristine has just released the official trailer for her new upcoming solo album Libertine. The trailer also features interviews and making of the album details and footage. You can watch it below. Libertine will hit stores on September 7th through Napalm Records. This will be the fourth solo album of the Leaves' Eyes' singer to date. More album details were previously reported here.

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Source: livkristine.com
Band profile: Liv Kristine
Posted: 03.09.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Geoff Tate - Announces His 'New' Queensrÿche Line-Up

This soap opera is brought to you by Mr. Geoff Tate. The singer has announced a new Queensrÿche line-up that will join him in future musical endeavours and plans an anniversary tour. Confused? Well, it now seems that we have two Queensrÿches, one with Geoff Tate and the newly recruited Rudy Sarzo, Bobby Blotzer, Glen Drover, Kelly Gray and Randy Gane, and the other one which is fronted by Todd La Torre.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Queensrÿche
Posted: 02.09.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (33)


Pain - To Support Turmion Kätilöt On Finnish Mini-Tour

The Swedes Pain have announced the Kidneys To The Limit 2012 mini-tour throughout Finland together with Finnish electro-crossover-metallers Turmion Kätilöt. The tour is scheduled for October this year and will happen right before Pain's European Into Darkness Tour together with Moonspell, Swallow The Sun and Lake Of Tears.

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Source: painworldwide.com
Band profile: Pain
Posted: 02.09.2012 by Abattoir | Comments (2)


Decapitated - Drummer Quits The Band

Polish death metallers Decapitated face yet another line-up change. This time it is drummer Kerim "Krimh" Lechner, who joined the band in 2009 and now departs due to "personal differences".

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 02.09.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (18)


Gamma Ray - Announce Michael Ehré As New Drummer (Update)

German power metallers Gamma Ray have announced Michael Ehré (Metalium) as the band's new drummer. He will replace longtime drummer Daniel Zimmermann who left the band. Gamma Ray broke the news to a German magazine and made the announcement through a video recorded at the Hammer Recording Studios in Hamburg. You can watch the announcement below.

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Source: gammaray.org
Band profile: Gamma Ray
Posted: 02.09.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (8)


Zonaria - New Video Released

Swedish melodic death metal up-and-comers Zonaria have recently released a new video. The video for the track "Silent Holocaust", taken from their latest and third release Arrival Of The Red Sun, can now be seen below. It was directed and produced by Jacob Arevärn. Arrival Of The Red Sun is out since July through Listenable Records.

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Source: zonaria.com
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Posted: 02.09.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Thy Majestie - New Song Online

Italian symphonic power metal act Thy Majestie is streaming the new song "Harbinger Of A New Dawn". You can enjoy it here. The track appears on the band's forthcoming album ShiHuangDi, which is scheduled for release on September 25th, 2012 through Scarlet Records.

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Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Thy Majestie
Posted: 02.09.2012 by ArtiA | Comments (1)