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Lost Soul - Premiere Lyric Video 08.10

Polish death metal institution Lost Soul just premiered a new tune from their new record. It's the first single and lyric video from their upcoming album Atlantis: The New Beginning, out in stores on October 30th. The track is called "Atlantis" and you can headbang to it below! (by Pazdzioch)   Read more ››
Shadowside - New Bassist Announced 07.10

After bassist Fabio Carito had left Brazilian female fronted metallers Shadowside, the band now confirmed that new bassist will be Magnus Rosén (ex-HammerFall). Magnus Rosén is already participating in the songwriting process of the new album with Shadowside, which is set to be recorded between June and August 2016 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Once again, Fredrik Nordström will be in charge of the album production. More news to follow soon. (by Bad English)   Read more ››
Thy Catafalque - 'Sgùrr' Streaming In Full 07.10

If you were waiting to hear the entire new Thy Catafalque album Sgùrr, you are in luck because it is being streamed in its entirety over at Stereogum right now. Take it all in and then let us know what you think. Is it what you were hoping for after listening to the new songs? Season Of Mist will release the band's sixth studio effort on the 16th of October. If you wish, you can pre-order your copy at this location. (by Pazdzioch)   Read more ››
Vektor - Announce New Album, Tour Dates Confirmed 07.10

Official Earache Records press release statement: Philadelphia-based sci-fi thrashers Vektor have revealed the title of their upcoming new album, along with dates for their first ever European tour. Officially titled Terminal Redux, the brand new album was recorded and produced by the band at their home studio and at Panther Pro Audio in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and was re-amped and mixed by Byron Filson at Villain Studios in Arizona. The album is due to be released in early 2016 on Earache Records. (by K†ulu)   Read more ››
Swallow The Sun - Premiere New Track 07.10

The wait is over and the long journey begin as Swallow The Sun premiere their first song, taken from the triple album Songs from the North I, II & III, to be released on November 13th, 2015 via Century Media Records. "Heartstrings Shattering" is the new track, available for streaming as a lyric video down below, taken from the first album and also features guest vocals from Aleah Stanbridge (Trees Of Eternity). Check out the new song via YouTube player now. (by Bad English)   Read more ››
God Is An Astronaut - Tapper, Tallinn, Estonia, 14.09.2015 25.09

So the cow went to the sauna, and this is what happened. (by Ivor)   Read more ››
Progventure Part 10: Night Of The Prog X, Loreley, Germany, 17-19.07.2015 18.08

On the mesmerizing banks of the river Rhein, on the top of a huge rock called Loreley, Night of the Prog celebrated its 10th anniversary this year. For the first time it spanned three days over the weekend bringing listeners 21 bands in total. Too few, you say? Given only one stage, it's more like 21 individual full concerts in a row - a speciality of the event that is becoming a must-visit summer festival for anyone into prog. (by Ivor)   Read more ››
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Artillery - When Death Comes (2009)

Artillery, the famous Danish Thrash Metal band is finally back with a new original album, ten years after their last release B.A.C.K! Maybe that you don't know the band really well, because after all they never got the popularity of European Thrash bands like Kreator for example but their first three releases Fear Of Tomorrow (1985), Terror Squad (1987) and By Inheritance (1990) are all considered as really good Thrash releases. B.A.C.K was so-so but what about this new one then? Perfect, if... (by Jeff)   Read more ››

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Led Zeppelin

Led Zeppelin has been awarded five Diamond albums, as well as fourteen Multi-Platinum, four Platinum and one Gold album in the United States, while in the UK they have five Multi-Platinum, six Platinum, one Gold and four Silver albums.

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