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Dying Fetus: European Tour 2014

France, Toulouse (Le Dynamo)
25 November 2014

Dying Fetus
Goatwhore
Fallujah
Malevolence
 
Napalm Death - Set New Album Title And Release Date 30.10

Napalm Death's new album already has a title and release date. Mark your calendars for January 26th, 2015 in Europe and January 27th, 2015 in North America. That's when you will be able to get your hands on the record. The first details about the grindcore group's new album have been revealed. Their 15th studio album will be entitled Apex Predator - Easy Meat and will be released via Century Media Records. That is all for now. You can expect more details later. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
 
Hate Eternal - Introduce New Drummer 30.10

Hate Eternal have finally unveiled their new drummer. The brutal death metallers are working on their new album that will be released next year. And the new drummer is... Chason Westmoreland. He has already recorded his parts for the successor to Phoenix Amongst The Ashes. You might have heard of Westmoreland from Burning The Masses, or some fill-in gigs with bands like Fallujah, Enfold Darkness, or most recently Oceano. See him in action on the video below with studio footage from his tracking sessions. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
 
Unleashed - Begin New Album Recordings 30.10

If you were eager to know more about a new offering from the Swedish death metal camp Unleashed, fear not. The band has just announced that they are entering the studio to record the successor of Odalheim released back in 2012. The band is expecting the album to be released around early spring of 2015. The album title and more details have yet to be revealed. Get ready! (by ManiacBlasphemer)   Read more ››
 
Threshold - Premiere 'Unforgiven' Video 30.10

After releasing their newest album For The Journey, Threshold unveils the official music video for the album track "Unforgiven". The progressive metallers start their European tour tomorrow with The Silent Wedding and Overtures opening for them. The band will be presenting the new output For The Journey to the fans. Don't miss out. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
 
Lordi - Streaming Entire New Album 30.10

Scare Force One, the new album from the masked Finns Lordi will be released tomorrow, on Halloween via AFM Records. However, you can already listen to the entire record as of now. The album is available for pre-listening at this location. Enjoy it while you can! (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
 
Deicide, Septicflesh & Others - Summit Music Hall, Denver, CO USA - 19 Oct 2014 30.10

Another day, another show. But with bands such as Septicflesh, Inquisition, Abysmal Dawn and Carach Angren in tow, Deicide proved once again that they are still a force to reckon with. (by D.T. Metal)   Read more ››
 
Amorphis - Rock Café, Tallinn, Estonia, 09.10.2014 25.10

Amorphis seem to swing by Estonia regularly enough in recent times that I'm slowly starting to lose count of how many times I've seen them play. With a little jog down memory lane, I've come to the conclusion that this concert was the 5th for me, and my 4th in Estonia. However, since Amorphis have put on a good show every time so far, I saw no real reason to skip. If nothing else, it would've made for a fine evening out, despite the lecture at 8 the following morning. (by Ivor)   Read more ››
 
Conan, Pallbearer, Yob: two nights of Sludge & Doom in Toulouse 24.10

... "Well, if Soyuz Bear were heavy, Conan were HEAVY." ... "I was really curious to see what Pallbearer were all about. And I was impressed." ... "Ahh, finally seeing Yob live!" (by Darkside Momo)   Read more ››
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Disarmonia Mundi - The Isolation Game (2009)

Can you guess what is the main source of inspiration of the Italian combo Disarmonia Mundi? Ho well it's not so hard to answer and you just have to listen to 30 sec of the first song of their new album The Isolation Game, to understand everything: this is In Flames!!! And me who believed that this trend was over, well apparently not! Take Reroute To Remain, do a copycat and voila, you have The Isolation Game! Seriously I don't understand why and how this band can be so inspired by the... (by Jeff)   Read more ››

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Burzum

Euronymous made a mistake in the track list of Burzum's self-titled debut and typed up "Ea, Lord Of The Deeps" instead of "Ea, Lord Of The Depths". Also in the lyrics for "Feeble Screams From Forests Unknown" he typed up "The Hopeless Soul Keeps Waiting" instead of "The Hopeless Soul Keeps Mating". And in "My Journey To The Stars" (in the first line) "I materialize..." instead of "I immaterialize...".

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