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Eternal Champion - New Album Completed, Unveil Title & Release Date

The second Eternal Champion full-length effort is completed and has been set for the official release on November 20th of 2020. The album will be named Ravening Iron and will be released worldwide by No Remorse Records on CD format, vinyl records and box set, except for the territory of the United States where the vinyl records will be exclusively released and distributed by Sword Worship. The title-track will be presented on August 22nd, with details coming out the day after.

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Foretoken - Present Track From Upcoming Debut

The new single from Foretoken is streaming everywhere now. Get your weekend off to a heavy start by blasting "His Rage Made Manifest". This melodic death metal duo will release their debut album Ruin via Prosthetic Records on September 4th.

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Equilibrium - New Single Out

German based metallers Equilibrium are excited to unveil music video for a brand new, stand-alone single, called "One Folk". Stream it now via YouTube player down under.

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Fortíð - Massive Line-Up Changes Confirmed

After moving back to Iceland in 2017, Fortíð mastermind Einar Thorberg Guðmundsson worked on distance with the rest of the band for as long as possible. However, now they've mutually decided to part ways, leaving Einar and drummer Kristján Einar Guðmundsson (performed on the group's debut record) as the only members for now.

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Benediction - New Album Detailed, First Single Launched

British long running death metal act Benediction will return with a new full length offering, called Scriptures. Due out on October 16th via Nuclear Blast Records it will be their first one in 12 years and will be available digitally, on CD and in different versions on vinyl. The first single "Rabid Carnality" is already streaming online alongside the official music video.

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Finntroll - Reveal Animated Video For New Track

Folk metal masters Finntroll have shared a second song from their upcoming album, Vredesvävd. "Forsen" is now available for streaming below and is accompanied by animated video clip. The Finntroll's newest music output will be released on September 18th via Century Media Records.

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Dream Theater - To Start Working On New Album This Fall

In a recent interview with Metal Hammer España, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci talked about how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the band's schedules, and revealed that they will start working on new material this fall for the follow-up to last year's Distance Over Time album.

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Vicious Rumors - Unleash 'Pulse Of The Dead' Single

US veterans Vicious Rumors have released a new single and video today. The song "Pulse Of The Dead" is taken from the band's thirteenth studio record Celebration Decay, set for August 21st official release. Video produced by Karl Whinnery.

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Pestilence - Commence Recording New Studio Album

Legendary Dutch death metallers Pestilence have commenced recording their ninth studio album, with a sharing title Exitivm. The band's main composer Patrick Mameli is known to constantly reinvent his musical self and it's no different in case of Exitivm. The album is set to explore new musical soundscapes, with emphasis on sick and twisted riffs, heaviness and brutal grooves.

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Bands
Coexistence (ITA)

Coexistence (ITA) was formed in 2015 in Siena, Italy by Mirko Battaglia Pitinello (guitar/vocal). After several changes in 2016 they reach the final line-up with Mirko Battaglia Pitinello (guitar/vocal) Leonardo Bellavista (guitar), Christian Luconi (bass) and Alessandro Formichi (drums).
In the last days of 2016 the band release their first single 'Ultimatum', available on Bandcamp.

The first live performance arrive in the mid of 2017 and it will be the beginning of a huge series of live shows. In January 2018 the band reaches a deal with ETN Records for the production of their first release 'Contact With The Entity', the EP will see the light in May 2018.

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Posted: 07.08.2020 by Yaniv

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Steve Von Till - No Wilderness Deep Enough

You may know Steve Von Till from his pensive and forlorn metal outfit Neurosis, but it seems that his solo output is just as pensive and forlorn, just sans the metal.

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Posted: 07.08.2020 by RaduP | Comments (3)

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Goratory - Drop New Track

"I Shit Your Pants", the first Goratory track in 16 years, has been unleashed. It is part of the upcoming album, Sour Grapes, due out on October 16th, 2020 (Everlasting Spew Records).

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The Troops Of Doom - Debut EP On The Way

Newly formed band The Troops Of Doom, featuring also former Sepultura guitarist Jairo Guedz, will put out debut EP The Rise Of Heresy on October 9th, 2020 via Nuclear Blast's digital subsidiary, Blood Blast Distribution. The effort, which was mastered by Øystein G. Brun (Borknagar) at Crosound Studio in Norway, contains four new songs and cover versions of two early Sepultura classics, "Bestial Devastation" and "Troops Of Doom".

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Carnation - Video For New Track Premieres Online

Death metal outfit Carnation have dropped a new music video for "Iron Discipline", featured on the band's forthcoming Where Death Lies record, scheduled to be released on September 18th through Season Of Mist. Video clip made by Aimed & Framed.

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Distant Shapes - To Release Debut Full Length Under Wolfspell Records

Distant Shapes, atmospheric death doomers from Slovak Republic, announce the release of their debut full length, titled Life Forsaken. Comprised of nine tracks (plus one bonus), it will be released through Wolfspell Records on CD-digipack and LP versions. Additional details coming soon.

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Misery Signals - 'Sunlifter' Song & Video Unveiled

Today is the official release day of Misery Signals' new studio album Ultraviolet, first one in seven years. To celebrate this event, Milwaukee based metalcore bringers present a Morgan Tedd & Benjamin Scot Miller-directed official video for the song "Sunlifter".

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