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Pyracanda

Pyracanda formed in Koblenz, Germany in 1987—just a group of local friends out to have a good time and jam out some thrashing heavy metal. The five-song 'Welcome To Crab-Louse City' demo quickly materialized in 1988, but it would only be a few short months before Rolf Koch (bass) and Dirk Pützfeld (vocals) were replaced by Dieter Wittbecker and Hansi Nefen, respectively—rounding out the lineup founded by guitarists Sven Fischer and Dennis Vaupel, and Elmar Gehenzig behind the kit.

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Posted: 19.08.2019 by ScreamingSteelUS

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Year Of The Goat - Present Lyric Video For 'Superbia'

Swedes Year Of The Goat are all set to unleash their forthcoming, third studio record, Novis Orbis Terrarum Ordinis, coming on September 6th through Napalm Records. As the official album release is getting closer, the group present another piece of music - song "Superbia". You can stream it down under as a lyric video.

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Posted: 18.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (2)

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Malthusian - European Tour With Suffering Hour Announced

Irish death metal purveyors Malthusian and Americans Suffering Hour will team up for 'Deaths And Ascension Across Europe' tour this September. The tour will kick off at Kill-Town Death Fest in Copenhagen, Denmark with the first ever European show of Suffering Hour. The tour will then bring them through Germany, Poland, Czech, Slovenia, Italy, Switzerland before ending up with two festival performances at NRW Deathfest in Wermelskirchen (Germany) and Berlin Swamp Fest.

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Posted: 18.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Cynic - To Re-Release 'Traced In Air' Album

Cynic are announcing the updated release of their second full length effort, Traced In Air (2008). Traced in Air remixed edition features new tracking by virtuoso bassist Sean Malone, a vibrant new mix by Periphery's bassist Adam "Nolly" Getgood as well as mastering done by Ermin Hamidovic. The album is slated for release on September 27th. To get a taste of the new offering in comparison of the original 2008 version, check out the special made video below.

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Posted: 18.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (5)

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Sabaton - The Great War

You know what rhymes with "Russia"? PRUSSIA.

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Posted: 18.08.2019 by ScreamingSteelUS | Comments (9)

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Bent Knee - New Song From Upcoming Album Launched

Bent Knee, experimental rockers from Boston, MA, have shared details and info about their new musical output. The six-piece will release their fifth studio album, with sharing title You Know What They Mean, on October 11th via Inside Out Music. Bent Knee also stream first song and music video, "Hold Me In", directed by Kelsey Hunter Ayres.

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Posted: 18.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (2)

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1349 - North American Tour Dates Announced

Norwegian black metal unit 1349 announce a first batch of tour dates for North American part this fall. Direct support will be provided by Uada. The trek will kick off on October 25th in Jacksonville, FL. Additional support and tour dates will be announced in near future. 1349 will be touring in support of their upcoming new record, The Infernal Pathway, to be released just a week prior the start of this North American trek.

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Posted: 17.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (4)

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Dawn Of Disease - New Album Detailed, Title Track Streaming

Dawn Of Disease share full details for their upcoming, fifth studio album. It is be dubbed Procession Of Ghosts and will be released by Napalm Records on November 1st. Among the details of the album, you can also found and check out the official video clip for the title track.

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Posted: 17.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Rockstadt Extreme Fest 2019

Rockstadt Extreme Fest is also a very important one for me, being the first festival I ever attended with my girlfriend, back in 2015. Ever since we've only been together, and though we skipped last year, this was a year to be young again, so we went back to where we started and see how much it has changed.

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Posted: 17.08.2019 by RaduP | Comments (4)

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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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Posted: 17.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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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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Posted: 17.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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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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Posted: 17.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (2)

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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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Posted: 17.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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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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Posted: 16.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (13)

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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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Posted: 16.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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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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Posted: 16.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (3)