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Clandestine Cuts Vol. 9 Issue #11 - Awesome New Demos and EPs

Is independent, unsigned, and underground metal what you seek? Weary traveller of the metal world, rest a while here. Clandestine Cuts are the best demos and EPs from these bands, the heart and soul of metal music. These musicians are slaves to their passions, and their blood keeps the metal machine alive and turning. Support them with a simple listen, and discover the future. This issue features music from Dusk, Please Stand By, Buzzard Cult, Post Luctum, Her Fault & Boreal Hymn.

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Posted: 29.12.2019 by Nefarious | Comments (6)

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Every Time I Die - To Record New Album Soon

Metalcore unit from Buffalo, NY Every Time I Die will head back to the studio in 2020 with Will Putney, who also produced their last album Low Teens. The recording process of the ninth full-length effort will commence in February. More news to come.

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Posted: 28.12.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Canis Dirus - Premiere New Track From Upcoming Album

Black metal duo from Minnesota Canis Dirus premiere a brand new track titled "The Child And The Serpent", taken from their upcoming new album Independence To The Beast, which will be out in stores January 31st via Bindrune Recordings.

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Posted: 28.12.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Blood Incantation - Hidden History Of The Human Race

It's the album every self-respecting death metal fan was waiting for; the follow-up to the stellar Starspawn debut by Blood Incantation. And I am so happy to see them finessing their refreshing take on the old-school death metal idiom with Hidden History Of The Human Race.

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Posted: 28.12.2019 by nikarg | Comments (4)

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Macabre - Sign To Nuclear Blast Records

Nuclear Blast Records welcomes back US extreme metal act Macabre after over two decades since the two entities worked together. Following this, the group will be making their entire discography available digitally, with the prospect of a new album in 2020.

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Posted: 28.12.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (4)

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Ross The Boss - Announce Album And European Tour

This year, Ross The Boss dedicated their work on creation of their fourth studio album. Dubbed Born Of Fire, the output is completed and ready to be unleashed. More details to follow soon. Additionally, to promote new music, Americans have also revealed touring plan over Europe. Shows are booked in April, 2020 and will feature support from Burning Witches and Asomvel.

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Posted: 28.12.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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The Acacia Strain - New Album Streaming In Full

Two days ago, The Acacia Strain released their new studio effort, It Comes In Waves. Featuring seven tracks, the outing was recorded last spring, and features mixing and mastering from Steve Seid (Silent Planet) of Graphic Nature Audio. Listen to all seven tracks now by streaming them via Bandcamp widget below.

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Posted: 28.12.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (1)

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Taake - Co-Headlining European Tour With Kampfar Announced

Taake and Kampfar have today announced that they will be joining forces to undertake a co-headlining European tour during March and April of 2020. Titled the 'Northern Alliance 2020 Tour', the two Norwegian bands will be supported by France's Necrowretch and will play a total of 18 dates throughout 11 countries.

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Posted: 27.12.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (2)

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Assassin - To Release New Record In February

Thrash metal veterans from Assassin have exciting news to share. Germans are unveiling details for their brand new studio album, with the sharing title Bestia Immundis. It was mixed by Marc Görtz, and mastered by Olman V. Wiebe. The cover artwork was created by Dirk Freder. Bestia Immundis, which will be officially released on February 7th, will be available as CD Digipak, limited edition Gatefold Vinyl LP as well as download & stream.

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Posted: 27.12.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Sivyj Yar - New Album Coming, Details And First Song Revealed

Sivyj Yar, one-man black metal band from Russia, will put out a new full-length, titled Горе (Grief). The album will be released by Avantgarde Records on February 7th. You can also check out the official video for the 9-minute title-track.

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Posted: 27.12.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (2)

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Fleshgod Apocalypse - Announce 'Veleno' European Tour

It's been couple of months now since Fleshogod Apocalypse's latest effort Veleno was unleashed. And 2020 will be a continuation of the worldwide touring in support of the album. After revealing dates in UK & Ireland (February) and North American part (March & April), the Italians now present a fair portion of European shows. The latter are booked in October and November, and will feature Ex Deo as special guests on the road.

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Posted: 27.12.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (3)

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Kaoteon - Entire New Album Available For Streaming

The blackened death metal band from Lebanon Kaoteon will release their self-titled new album on January 17th, but they are already streaming it in full ahead of the release date. Check it out through the Bandcamp player below.

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Posted: 27.12.2019 by nikarg | Comments (0)

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Intaglio - New Album In The Works

It's been almost 15 years since death doom act Intaglio released their debut album, and now they are back with some ambitious new material. "The Memory of Death" is a demo single from the forthcoming new album, which is currently in production and is scheduled to be released in 2020 via Solitude Productions.

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Posted: 27.12.2019 by nikarg | Comments (0)

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Durance Of Hate III - The Habitat, Mumbai, India 24.11.19

India's metal scene is likely not well-known to most who don't live within earshot of it, but heavy music is on the rise there. The third edition of the Durance Of Hate festival, held in Mumbai back in November, showcases some of the bands that are gaining traction, and this article provides a glimpse into the burgeoning Indian metal subculture for those who are curious.

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Posted: 27.12.2019 by Líam_Hughes | Comments (3)

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Lindemann - New Video Streaming

The brand new video for Lindemann's song "Ach So Gern" is now available for you to watch below. The video was directed by Zoran Bihac and the track is taken from the recently released album F & M, which you can get at this location.

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Posted: 26.12.2019 by nikarg | Comments (1)

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Opeth - Bassist Launches New Death Metal Band 'White Stones'

From Opeth's bassist Martin Mendez comes White Stones, a new death metal project. The band has announced the signing with Nuclear Blast and revealed that their debut album named Kuarahy (pronounced Kwa-Ra-Hee) will be released early next year, on March 20th. It was recorded at the Farm Of Sounds studios in Barcelona and produced by Martin Mendez himself, while Jaime Gomez at the Orgone Studios in the UK was responsible for mixing and mastering.

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Posted: 26.12.2019 by nikarg | Comments (6)