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Monday, July 25, 2016 9:01 AM ET  |  Updated 18 hours, 1 minute ago.

Metal News Headlines

Opeth Reveals "Sorceress" Details (3)

The Swedish band's 12th album is coming via Nuclear Blast in September and according to Mikael Akerfeldt will be "both fresh and old, both progressive and rehashed, heavy and calm."

Nightwish Song To Be Played At Olympics (0)

Australia's synchronized swimming team will use an orchestral version of the song in Rio De Janeiro later this year.

Megadeth Announces New Permanent Drummer (2)

Megadeth has now officially recruited Ex-Soilwork drummer Dirk Verbeuren as permanent new member of the band. Verbeuren has exited Soilwork for this opportunity.

Down Returning To The Stage (5)

After months of exile following the "white power" incident heard round the world, Phil Anselmo has revealed Down's plans for live activity.

Testament Announces New Album (8)

"The Brotherhood Of The Snake" is slated to arrive in late October through Nuclear Blast Records.