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Ghost - Reveal New Album Details, Video For New Song

We finally have the details of Ghost's awaited new album! The band's new leader is Cardinal Copia and the follow-up to Meliora (2015) is called Prequelle. The cover artwork has already been unveiled. Also, mark your calendars for a June 1st release via Loma Vista Recordings. Furthermore, you can already listen to the first new song called "Rats" on the video available below.

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Posted: 13.04.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (24)

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Stratovarius - Announce Double Headline Tour With Tarja

Prepare for a double headline tour featuring none other than power metallers Stratovarius and symphonic queen Tarja! The tour is dubbed A Nordic Symphony and will take place this October in Europe.

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Posted: 13.04.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (2)

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Overkill - Bassist Releasing Debut Solo Album

Overkill songwriter and bassist DD Verni will be releasing his long awaited debut album worldwide through Mighty Music. The release date of the album is set for October 2018 and touring in both the U.S. and Europe is currently being booked.

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Posted: 13.04.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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Powerwolf - Cover Album Coming

German werewolves Powerwolf recently announced the release date for their new opus, The Sacrament Of Sin. It is set for release on 13th of July 2018 via Napalm Records. But that's not all, because another album is coming, this time a tribute album. The album will feature Powerwolf hits performed by various artists, their friends.

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Posted: 13.04.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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XIV Dark Centuries - Working On New Album

It's been a long wait since German Viking folk metallers XIV Dark Centuries released their last album, Gizit Dar Faida, back in 2011. But now, according to the band's Facebook post in German, the group is working on a new album. So far, XIV Dark Centuries haven't disclosed the title, release date or any other information. We can only wait.

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Posted: 13.04.2018 by Bad English | Comments (1)

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Attacker - To Record New EP

It has been announced that U.S. metallers Attacker will soon be returning to Pyramid Sound in Ithaca, NY to record 4 new songs for their upcoming EP entitled Armor Of The Gods with renowned producer/engineer Alex Perialas. This is fitting for the band since it's the 30th anniversary of The Second Coming album which was helmed by Perialas.

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Hyrgal - Serpentine

Hey, do you like Black Metal? Do you like French Black Metal? Well, mon amie, read further!

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Posted: 13.04.2018 by BitterCOld | Comments (2)

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Seventh Wonder - Debut New Song

After the ravenous Seventh Wonder fans' requests to hear new music from the band, Frontiers Music Srl has announced the release of "Victorious," the first single off of the Swedish progressive band's brand new studio album, Tiara, which is scheduled for release on October 12th. You can give it a spin below and see what you think.

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Posted: 12.04.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (13)

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Fractal Gates - New Album In May 2018

French melodic death metallers Fractal Gates will release their third studio album entitled The Light That Shines in mid May 2018. The record was mixed and mastered by Dan Swanö at Unisound AB, and features guests Jari Lindholm (Enshine, ex-Slumber, ex-Atoma), Ben Ellis (Scar Symmetry).

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Posted: 12.04.2018 by fractalgates | Comments (0)

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Marty Friedman - To Record New Live Album

Former Megadeth member and guitar virtuoso Marty Friedman released his latest solo album back in 2017, Wall Of Sound. And while he has released Exhibit A: Live In Europe in 2007, there's a new live album coming. The recording will happen in Mexico City, Mexico, this April 14th at Centro Cultural Roberto Cantoral.

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Posted: 12.04.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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Crystal Viper - Releasing 'At The Edge Of Time' Vinyl EP

Good news for Crystal Viper fans as the Polish heavy metal band is back, and just announced the release of a limited EP, At The Edge Of Time, on June 22nd. It will feature three new songs.

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Posted: 12.04.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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Argus - Live Bassist Announced

American doom lords Argus have recently revealed that they decided to part ways with Justin Campbell, their bassist of three years. Timothy J. Boyle will be joining the band on their upcoming live shows. Argus is also currently writing their next album.

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Posted: 12.04.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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Häive - Preparing New Release

Last year, Finnish one man folk/black act Häive released their second album, Iätön. Now the band has awaken and started working on a new chapter in their discography. The band is actually preparing a split with fellow Finns Havukruunu, with two new songs from each band.

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Elusion - Recording Debut Album

Former Keltgar singer Evy Verbruggen and guitarist Domingo Smets (known for his work with Ancient Rites) launched the new gothic/symphonic project Elusion a few years ago. Now the band is working on their debut album, currently recording the drums, and updates will follow on the band's Facebook page.

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The Obsessed - U.K. And Ireland Tour Confirmed

Doomsters The Obsessed have announced a small tour in the U.K. and Ireland. It's taking place later this month and in May in support of their most recent album, Sacred.

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Slugdge - Esoteric Malacology

If you didn't know by now, Slugdge do write songs about snails, but they're no fucking joke. The molluscan deities have blessed them with the power of the riff.

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Posted: 12.04.2018 by RaduP | Comments (7)