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Insomnium - Announce N. American Tour, To Play Entire 'Winter's Gate' Album

Insomnium fans in the U.S. and Canada are in for a special treat! The Finnish melodic death metallers will perform their entire current album Winter's Gate live on their North American tour and also more material. Insomnium toured North America recently in September with Epica but now they are headlining.

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Posted: 09.11.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (5)

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Midsummer Prog Festival 2018 - Confirm More Bands

French proggers Lazuli are the latest band confirmed to perform at the upcoming Midsummer Prog Festival 2018 taking place in Valkenburg, The Netherlands, on June 23rd. Lazuli's latest release was 2016's Nos Âmes Saoules. Already confirmed are also Riverside and Amplifier.

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Brujeria - Tap OITNB Star Jessica Pimentel For U.S. Tour

Grindcore crew Brujeria has enlisted a familiar face for their U.S. tour. The band is currently on tour in the United States supporting their 2016 fourth full-length album, Pocho Aztlan. Joining them on stage on vocals is a very special new member: "Orange Is The New Black" star Jessica Pimentel. She also fronts Brooklyn metal outfit Alekhine's Gun.

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Melted Space - Announce New Album

French metallers Melted Space just announced the title of the outfit's newly-completed full-length, Darkening Light, which is now confirmed for a worldwide release on February 16th, 2018 through Sensory Records.

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Reviews
Steven Wilson - To The Bone

This is not a good album, and not just taken at face value. However, this is a Steven Wilson album. Given that, you could expect me to go on a long-winded argument with a favourable conclusion, praise and a cherry on top. Here's the deal, though. It's just not a good album. For all sorts of reasons. While there's more to it than meets the ear, in the end the pieces just don't fit together.

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Posted: 09.11.2017 by Ivor | Comments (11)

Bands
Dice Of Fate

Formed in late 2007, Dice Of Fate has encapsulated some of Finland's finest musical talent and made it work, resulting in lasting worldwide impact. The songs move between light & dark, aggressive & calm, old & new... always with NO SAFETY NETS! Are you ready to ride with the new wave of metal called thrash rock? Then let the dice roll sixes...

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Posted: 09.11.2017 by Bad English

Interviews
Satyricon

Black metal pioneers Satyricon recently released their ninth album, Deep Calleth Upon Deep, and are currently on a European Tour to support it. The band's legendary drummer, Frost (Kjetil-Vidar Haraldstad), agreed to do an e-mail interview and answer questions about the details of the new record, his relationship with Satyr, the group's live performances and a bit more.

nikarg: Congratulations on the new album! Are you satisfied with how it has been received so far? Media and fans alike.

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Posted: 09.11.2017 by nikarg | Comments (4)

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Incendiant

Incendiant formed back in October of 2002. After a line-up change the band reforged in March of 2004 with Alejandro on guitars/vocals and Clif on drums. One year later in March of 2005 Walid joined as a second guitarist deepening the intensity and impact of the band's sound. By early 2006 Matt Grassberger (Dr. Shrinker) assumed bass duties, lending his surgical finesse to the new paradigm. In September/October of 2006 Incendiant entered the studio and recorded their self-titled debut, released July 2007 through Mute Records/Jordan River Entertainment.

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Posted: 08.11.2017 by Bad English

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Dissension(USA)

Incendiant formed back in October of 2002. After a line-up change the band reforged in March of 2004 with Alejandro on guitars/vocals and Clif on drums. One year later in March of 2005 Walid joined as a second guitarist deepening the intensity and impact of the band's sound. By early 2006 Matt Grassberger (Dr. Shrinker) assumed bass duties, lending his surgical finesse to the new paradigm. In September/October of 2006 Incendiant entered the studio and recorded their self-titled debut, released July 2007 through Mute Records/Jordan River Entertainment.

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Posted: 08.11.2017 by Bad English

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W.E.B. - New Album 'Tartarus' Streaming In Full

Symphonic gothic metallers W.E.B. are going to release their new album, entitled Tartarus, on November 10th via Apathia Records and the label has already made it available for streaming. Listen to W.E.B.'s fourth full-length effort and share your impressions below.

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Posted: 08.11.2017 by nikarg | Comments (0)

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Witchery - New Lyric Video Online

Witchery's new album, I Am Legion, will be released this Friday, November 10th, via Century Media Records and the band has just launched a third track from it, after True North and Of Blackened Wing. The new single's title is "Welcome, Night" and you can watch the lyric video, produced by Cloud Music Typography, below.

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Posted: 08.11.2017 by nikarg | Comments (0)

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ROSK - Part Ways With Drummer

Polish post-black metal outfit ROSK is currently looking for a new drummer, as founding member M decided to quit due to private reasons. If you are interested (Warsaw area only), you can contact them via email roskband@gmail.com or via their Facebook page.

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Posted: 08.11.2017 by Paz | Comments (2)

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Hegemone - Sign With Debemur Morti Productions

Polish post-black metal band Hegemone has signed a contract with the French label Debemur Morti Productions. The label will release the band's upcoming second full-length album worldwide in 2018. More info about the album and other news are expected later.

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Posted: 08.11.2017 by Paz | Comments (1)

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Ulver - Releasing New EP, Share New Single

New Ulver music? It's here! The Norwegian avantgardists released a new album this year called The Assassination Of Julius Caesar but there's a new EP coming soon on House of Mythology, with the release date yet to be confirmed. Sic Transit Gloria Mundi is the title of the new EP just announced. For now, you can feast your eyes and ears on the leading single "Echo Chamber (Room Of Tears)".

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Annihilator - New Video Released

The thrash crew Annihilator has just released a brand new attack, For The Demented, via Neverland Music/Silver Lining Music, and now also a video for the title track of the album. The band will soon embark on an European tour with Testament and Death Angel.

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Iced Earth - Announce Freedom Call And Metaprism As Support On Euro Tour

American iconic metalheads Iced Earth recently announced an European tour with dates in Germany, Switzerland and Greece. Now, the band has confirmed that UK's Metaprism and power metallers Freedom Call will join them on the road for these shows in January with the exception of the dates in Greece.

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Posted: 08.11.2017 by Bad English | Comments (1)