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Aeternitas - Bassist Quits

German gothic metal act Aeternitas have parted ways with bassist Rick Corbett. Rick was part of the band since 2017.

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Posted: 16.09.2021 by Bad English | Comments (1)

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Untamed Land - Streaming New Song And Video

Spaghetti western black metal band Untamed Land is streaming a music video for the second released track from their upcoming album, Like Creatures Seeking Their Own Forms, to be released later in October via Napalm Records. The song is titled "A Nameless Shape". Check the song video below.

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Posted: 16.09.2021 by Karlabos | Comments (3)

Bands
The Quill

The Quill was formed in the early 1990s by singer Magnus Ekwall, guitarist Christian Carlsson, drummer George Atlagic, organist Anders Haglund and bassist Peter Holm. The Quill played the Swedish barcircuit the following years. Peter Holm left the band at the end of 1993 and was replaced by Roger Nilsson. After writing material for half a year they entered Berno studio in Malmö and recorded their self titled debut The Quill in three weeks.

After signing a recorddeal with Megarock Records their debut was released in Europe in March 1995. A video for the track "Jet of water" was recorded. The album got an overwhelming reception by the critics and was later voted number 70 in Sweden's biggest newspaper "Aftonbladet" poll, Top 100 albums of the year. Other reviews that can be mentioned: 4 out of 5 in Raw, 81 out of 100 in Burrn Magazine.

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Posted: 16.09.2021 by Bad English

Articles
Bloodstock 2021: Part I

Against all odds, live music returned to Derbyshire, UK this summer. Omne metallum and musclassia are here to give you the lowdown on Bloodstock 2021.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by musclassia | Comments (9)

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Cynic - Detail Next Full Length Offering 'Ascension Codes'

The legendary Cynic will be releasing its highly-anticipated new full-length, Ascension Codes, on November 26 via Season Of Mist. It was mixed and co-produced by Warren Riker. The band is now sharing the first single, "Mythical Serpents," which can be heard below.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by Abattoir | Comments (10)

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Deeds Of Flesh - Classic Line-Up Unveiled

Technical death metal pioneers Deeds Of Flesh unveil a classic line-up, with the return of long-time drummer Mike Hamilton. Mike's drumming style has been a huge staple in shaping the band's sound and laying the blueprint for the future of technical death metal. Jacoby Kingston will return to bass and vocal duties as he has done during his entire tenure with Deeds. Ivan Munguia will make the move from bass over to second guitar, an easy transition given his recent guitar work live and in the studio with Continuum.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Necromantia - New Track Streaming Online

Greek black metal purveyors Necromantia have launched a lyric video for ''Inferno'', the song from their farewell album To The Depths We Descend. The latter sees its official release on October 15th.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by Bad English | Comments (2)

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Monolord - Announce Fifth Album; Confirm US Tour Dates

Sweden's trio Monolord will return with their new album, Your Time To Shine, out on October 29th (Deluxe LP/LP/CD/CS/Digital) via Relapse Records. Recorded by Monolord drummer Esben Willems at Studio Berserk, Your Time to Shine sees the trio looking inward, cultivating the elements that take their monstrous, heavy riffing to new heights with a darker edge. Monolord has simultaneously announced a U.S. tour, with the coast-to-coast run kicking off on March 3, 2022.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by Abattoir | Comments (2)

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Opeth - To Embark On U.S. Tour With Mastodon

This coming November & December, the Swedish metal institution Opeth and Georgia-based Mastodon, will be heading out on a co-headlining run over the United States. Special guests on all 15 shows will be Zeal & Ardor.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by Abattoir | Comments (1)

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Mercury Circle - Share New Lyric Video

Mercury Circle, feat. members of Swallow The Sun and Children Of Bodom, are premiering a brand new lyric video for "The Gates Wide Open", the opening track off their recently released debut album Killing Moons.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Artificial Brain - Split With Vocalist Will Smith

Official statement from the band:

"We must make the difficult announcement that we have split with our vocalist, Will, for personal reasons. Our upcoming third full length, which is currently being mixed and mastered by Colin Marston at The Thousand Caves, will be our final recording together. We are extremely proud of all of the work that we have done with Will over this past decade - this new record most of all - and we can't wait for you all to hear this final document of the first iteration of Artificial Brain".

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by Abattoir | Comments (0)

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Serious Black - Detail New Studio Album

As they are currently in studio finalizing their recently announced new record, Serious Black now share additional details. It's entitled Vengeance Is Mine and drops on February 25th, 2022 via AFM Records.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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6:33 - 'Flesh Cemetery' Single & Video Launched

French avantgarde quintet 6:33 have unveiled the third single, "Flesh Cemetery", from their upcoming album Feary Tales For Strange Lullabies: The Dome, set to be released on October 1st. They also released an official video that you can watch below.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by Nejde | Comments (1)

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Ozzy Osbourne - Streaming New Version Of 'Hellraiser' Track

More than 30 years after the release of No More Tears, music fans will at last hear a new version of the album's track "Hellraiser." The digital release of the album, due out September 17, will include an updated interpretation of the track featuring the first-ever official version of the song with a mash-up of vocals from Ozzy and the song's co-writer, longtime friend and colleague Lemmy Kilmister of Motörhead.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by Bad English | Comments (5)

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Faith No More - Cancel U.S. Tour Dates

Faith No More and Mr. Bungle frontman Mike Patton has announced that he was forced to cancel both bands' forthcoming tour dates, citing mental health reasons. You can read his full statement below.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by nikarg | Comments (0)

Reviews
Lords Of Chaos

Spoiler alert: Varg kills Euronymous.

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Posted: 15.09.2021 by ScreamingSteelUS | Comments (37)