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Blessed Death - Guitarist Jeff Anderson Dies

American 80s thrash, speed metallers Blessed Death just lost their guitarist Jeff Anderson. He battled cancer for 11 years and passed away recently. Jeff Anderson was in the band since the beginning in 1984 until they disbanded in 1992.

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Posted: 12.10.2016 by Bad English | Comments (1)


Death Fetishist - Streaming New Song

After announcing their debut album Clandestine Sacrament, the US blackened death metal duo Death Fetishist is now streaming a brand new song from it. It is called "Astral Darkness". Clandestine Sacrament is scheduled for release on October 28th on Debemur Morti Productions. The album features 8 new tracks of the band's signature nightmarish sound. You can hear one of them here.

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Posted: 05.10.2016 by Paz | Comments (3)


Deathspell Omega - New Album Details Unveiled

French black metal gods Deathspell Omega recently confirmed that they will release their new album, The Synarchy Of Molten Bones, on November 8th via Norma Evangelium Diaboli. The Ajna Offensive will make the album available in North America. The cover artwork for the album has now been unveiled and can be seen below alongside the song titles. You can expect a total playing time of 29:12.

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Posted: 01.10.2016 by Paz | Comments (42)


Death Fetishist - Debut Album On The Way

The Americans Death Fetishist have unveiled the cover art that will grace their forthcoming full-length Clandestine Sacrament, which was crafted by Polish artist Andrzej Masianis. Check it out below. You can expect the album to hit stores on October 28th via Debemur Morti Productions. Clandestine Sacrament will also include guest appearances by D.G. (Misþyrming), Doug Moore (Pyrrhon), Jürgen Bartsch (Bethlehem) and Mories (Gnaw Their Tongues).

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Posted: 26.09.2016 by Paz | Comments (7)


SikTh - 'Death Of A Dead Day' Reissue Coming

Peaceville Records will release the 10th anniversary edition of SikTh's opus Death Of A Dead Day on double heavyweight LP and CD. Following the release on Peaceville of their mini album Opacities, their first new music since their acclaimed 2006 sophomore album Death Of A Dead Day, Peaceville will be re-releasing the album on the 10th anniversary of its original release on 30th September 2016.

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Posted: 11.09.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Heavydeath - New Single Online

Heavydeath, a Swedish hybrid death/doom metal band, will bring to us the new album, In Circles We Die, on November 25th through Iron Bonehead Productions. Recently, the band has shared the new single "As We Foretold", now available below. You can stream the title track and also 2 demo versions of other songs on Bandcamp.

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Posted: 05.09.2016 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Napalm Death - Co-Headlining Tour With The Black Dahlia Murder

Napalm Death and The Black Dahlia Murder are joining forces on the Abysmal Predator USA tour. The upcoming tour de force is set to begin November 1st. The co-headliner tour also features Abnormality, Pig Destroyer, Misery Index, and Power Trip as support on select performances.

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Posted: 30.08.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Heavydeath - New Album Samples Online

Swedish death doomsters Heavydeath have shared samples from songs on their upcoming second full length album, In Circles We Die, which will be out in November 2016. The record was recorded during a few sessions in April and June 2016 by Nicklas Rudolfsson, Johan Bäckman and Daniel Moilanen. It was produced by Nicklas Rudolfsson and Johan Bäckman, mixed by Johan Bäckman and mastered at Sonic Train Studios by Andy La Rocque. More details regarding the album are expected soon.

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Posted: 24.08.2016 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Five Finger Death Punch - Unveil New Video And Tours

Five Finger Death Punch just released a new video! It's for their next single "I Apologize". Taken from their sixth studio album, Got Your Six, the clip follows Ivan Moody through a cemetery housing deceased rock icons, ranging from Elvis to Kurt Cobain and Amy Winehouse to Jimi Hendrix. The clip was shot at Los Angeles' famed Angelus Rosedale Cemetery with Nathan Cox directing the band-conceived storyline.

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Posted: 24.07.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Maryland Deathfest XV - Announce First Round Of Bands

Barely a month after this year's Maryland Deathfest ended, the organizers already announced the first batch of bands for the 2017 edition. This will be the 15th Anniversary of Maryland Deathfest and we assume the quality of bands will be nothing but spectacular.

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Posted: 30.06.2016 by D.T. Metal | Comments (3)


Filter - Cancel Swedish Show After Death Threat

Filter were scheduled to perform at Sticky Fingers in Gothenburg Monday night (June 13th) but they claimed that the group was forced to cancel the concert after receiving death threats. Filter called off the performance just hours before taking the stage, while on tour with Combichrist. However, a representative for the club says that the band called off the show after one of the bandmembers was caught smoking inside the venue.

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Posted: 15.06.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Iron Maiden - Unveil 'Death Or Glory' Live Clip

Currently touring in Europe to showcase their new album The Book Of Souls to their fans, Iron Maiden have also released a live video from the tour. The British metallers chose "Death Or Glory" and recorded their performance live from The Book Of Souls World Tour. See the end result here.

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Posted: 04.06.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Five Finger Death Punch - Sign With Rise Records

While they are still involved in a legal battle with Prospect Park Records which sued them, Five Finger Death Punch already have a new label deal. Rise Records have announced the signing of the group to a North American recording deal. The first album with Rise Records will be released following the completion of Five Finger Death Punch's obligation to its current label.

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Posted: 28.05.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Slayer - Confirm North American Tour With Anthrax And Death Angel

Slayer will join forces this fall with special guests Anthrax and Death Angel for a seven week North American beat down. The dates start in Cleveland, OH on September 9th and will hit both major and secondary markets across the continent. Confirmed dates, with more to follow, are available below.

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Posted: 10.05.2016 by Abattoir | Comments (3)


Cadaveria And Necrodeath - To Release Split EP

Italy's Cadaveria have announced that they are recording an EP alongside fellow Italians Necrodeath. As stated on their website and Facebook page, a year and a half after the release of their latest album Silence, horror metallers Cadaveria have entered the recording studios to work on the production of an EP.

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Posted: 08.05.2016 by M C Vice | Comments (3)