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Vulcano - Sign With Mighty Music, New Album In 2020

Brazilian death/thrash metal legends Vulcano have signed a two-album record deal and publishing agreement with Mighty Music label. The band from São Paulo is currently putting the final touches on their new, 11th studio album, entitled Eye In Hell, which will be released on LP, CD and digital in early 2020 worldwide.

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Alice Cooper - Touring Australia & New Zealand In 2020

Alice Cooper and his band will be soon embarking on headlining European tour in the end of the August. Prior this departure, a new tour announcement has been revealed. 'Ol' Black Eyes Is Back' tour will march over Australia and New Zealand in February, 2020. Joining Alice Cooper on this trek as special guests will be Airbourne and MC50.

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Sinner - Share New Single And Lyric Video

Heavy metal group Sinner is pleased to premiere lyric video for their second single, "Last Exit Hell", coming from their forthcoming album Santa Muerte, out on September 13th, 2019 via AFM Records.

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Sorxe - Detail Upcoming Album, Launch First Track

Phoenix, AZ based sludge metallers Sorxe have revealed details and first track of their upcoming studio album, entitled The Ark Burne, due out on October 11th via Prosthetic Records. The outing was produced by Matt Bayles and Sorxe, mixed by Matt Bayles, mastered by Brad Boatright. Cover art was done by Christopher Coons. To taste a piece of new music, listen to "Dependence Day" via Bandcamp widget below.

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Opeth - Premiere New Single 'Dignity'

Swedish progressive metal/rockvmasters Opeth have launched a new single, called "Svekets Prins". The song is coming from their forthcoming album, In Cauda Venenum, due out September 27th via Moderbolaget / Nuclear Blast. It is found on the Swedish language version of the album. An English version will be released next week.

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Thy Art Is Murder - To Headline 2020 European Tour

In January and February of 2020, Thy Art Is Murder will be touring Europe on their headlining run. Australian deathcore outfit will be accompanied by American groups: Carnifex, Fit For An Autopsy and I Am. Thy Art Is Murder will be performing in support of their latest effort, Human Target, which was released in late July.

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Twilight Force - 'Queen Of Eternity' Lyric Video Launched

Swedes Twilight Force release their third full length offering, Dawn Of The Dragonstar, today through Nuclear Blast. To mark this momentous occasion, the band has unveiled another piece from the album, displaying the official lyrical video of their new and final single "Queen Of Eternity".

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Abattoir's Concert Hunt - Round 23 & 24 (Concert Review)

The latest issue of my blog-type concert article is on the plate. This edition features one (extended) concert review, about attending one of the nonmetal events that are also part of this series. I went on my longest trip of the year, to London to see one of the most popular groups worldwide: BTS from South Korea.

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Crystal Eyes - New Album In December, Reveal Title

Swedish power metallers Crystal Eyes have re-signed with Massacre Records for their 8th full length album, entitled Starbourne Traveler, which will be released on CD, Vinyl and in digital formats on the 6th of December, 2019. Mixing and mastering was done by Fredrik Nordström at Studio Fredman. Along with the new album the group also announce the re-release of two previous albums, Killer and Chained, which have been sold out for quite some time. Stay tuned for album cover and track list.

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Combichrist - Announce Touring Plans

After releasing new record in June, One Fire, and touring over Europe afterwards, Combichrist have now confirmed more touring plans. First, they will head out to Latin America for a 10-day tour, starting on August 30th in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Later this year, in November, the band will be performing in several cities over Russia, plus one date in Ukraine - Kiev. All confirmed dates can be found via tour flyers below.

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Cloudkicker - New Album Available For Listening In Its Entirety

Cloudkicker, a solo project by multiinstrumentalist Ben Sharp, has yesterday officially released a brand new album, titled Unending. The album contains seven songs and all of them can now be heard via Bandamp widget down under.

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Chelsea Wolfe - Stream Another Song & Video

Chelsea Wolfe unleash a second new song and music video from their upcoming new studio album Birth Of Violence. "Be All Things" video clip is now available for streaming. It was filmed by Ben Chisholm in Iceland, Northern California, & Moaning Caverns. Birth Of Violence will be released by Sargent House on September 13th.

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Iron Angel - Introduce New Member, Writing New Album

German veterans Iron Angel have announced line-up changes in their ranks. After five years, they have parted ways with guitarist Mitsch Meyer. The eptied spot will be taken by Nino Helfrich. In other news, Iron Angel confirmed that they are currently in the middle of the writing process for the next studio album, due sometime in 2020.

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Posted: 15.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Norma Jean - Premiere Official Video From Upcoming Album

Metalcore operatives Norma Jean have launched a new music video for the song "Mind Over Mind". The song is part of the band's forthcoming record, All Hail, due October 25th, 2019 via Solid State Records.

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Non Opus Dei - Sign With Pagan Records, Announce New Album

Polish black metal bringers Non Opus Dei are pleased to announce that they have re-signed to Pagan Records, which will also release their upcoming full length offering. It's entitled Głód (Hunger in translation) and will be out on September 24th. You can also check out the album's cover art, created by Artek Rogalewicz.

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Gwar - Confirfm European Tour Dates With Voivod

In the end of this year, American "monsters" Gwar and Canadian metallers Voivod will be heading out over the ocean to Europe for a string of tour dates. The 'Use Your Collusion European Tour' will begin in Bochum on November 22nd, and will be conclude in Zurich on December 14th, 2019.

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