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Latest Magoa News

Below is our complete Magoa news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.

Magoa Posts "Resistance" Video

Magoa just released a new music video for the "Resistance" single, which comes off upcoming album "Imperial" and can be seen below. Due out October 14th, the "Imperial" track listing is as follows:

1. Imperial
2. Resistance
3. Sailors
4. Kill Us
5. Merge
6. Remember
7. Faith
8. Afterglow
9. Endlessly
10. Pray for Us
11. Untouchable
12. The First Day More...

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Magoa Announces New Single

Magoa has a new single due to drop on September 1st titled "The Bastille Day," which has been teased with a brief video clip available below.

The clip was produced by Ten To One Records and directed by Benjamin Cappelletti. Stay tuned for more info due to arrive soon.

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Magoa Posts "Wall Of The Damned" Video

Magoa has released a new music video for the track "Wall Of The Damned," which was directed by Benjamin Cappelletti and can be seen below.

The track comes by way of the "Topsy Turvydom" album released last year and still available for streaming in full at this location.

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Magoa Premieres Full Album "Topsy Turvydom"

France's Magoa will be releasing new album "Topsy Turvydom" on November 1st, but you don't need to wait that long to rock out with the opus, as today we bring you the exclusive full album stream!

Pre-orders with various bundles are also now available after you hear the full album below. Be sure to let us know what you think in the comments section below after listening through.

"Topsy Turvydom" features the track "Betraying Grace," which was also recently saw an accompnaying music video. Check out the clip right here.

If you crave more Magoa, you can also hear the entire previous "Animal" EP by heading over to this location.

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Magoa Posts New Music Video

French act Magoa has a new music video out now for "Betraying Grace," which was directed by Benjamin Cappelletti and can be viewed below.

"Betraying Grace" comes off the band's upcoming "Topsy Turvydom" release, available for pre-order at this location.

Magoa's previous "Animal" EP can also still be heard in its entirety by heading over here.

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Klonosphere Productions Offering Free Sampler

France’s Klonosphere Productions is offering fans a free 18-track sampler featuring previously unreleased material from Loudblast, Otargos and Mopa, as well as tracks from recent signings 7 Weeks, Scarred, Demented, Checkmate and Noein.

This compilation is now available as free download by clicking here. The track listing is:

01. Hacride – Overcome (from the album “Back To Where You’ve Never Been”)
02. Loudblast – The Abstract God (exclusive demo version of new song)
03. Otargos – Apex Terror (exclusive demo version of new song)
04. Mopa – Speak To Me (previously unreleased)
05. Klone – Into The Void (from the album “The Dreamer’s Hideaway”)
06. 7 Weeks – Ghosts On The Seaside Road (from the album “Carnivora”)
07. Scarred – Cinder (from the album “Gaia-Medea”)
08. Demented – Listen To The Silence (from the album “Across The Nature Stillness”)
09. Magoa – Let’s Die (on Saturday night) (from the EP “Animal”)
10. Hyperdump – Fake (from the EP “Syncretism”)
11. Checkmate – Invictus (from the album “Immanence”)
12. Last Barons – Going To Varzi (from the album “Cheval de Troie”)
13. Lizzard – The Orbiter (from the album “Out Of Reach”)
14. Lopsided – Madmartigan (from the album “Holda’s-Grace”)
15. Lodz – Song For Chaos (from the EP “And Then Emptiness”)
16. Lokurah – Rewriters Of Truth (from the album “The Time To Do Better”)
17. Enlightened – Under The Flame (from the album “Discover The Path”)
18. The Lumberjack Feedback – A Whisper To The Thunder (from the album “Hand of Glory) More...

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Magoa Checks In From The Studio

French metallers Magoa have been holed up in a studio in Los Angeles, California working on their next album with long time producer Charles "Kallaghan" Massabo.

The recordings of their yet-untitled sophomore record will be documented by video director Benjamin Cappelletti, who has worked with the band on all their official music videos to date.

Check out the first video of band in the studio getting ready to track new songs from the upcoming album below. More...

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Magoa To Record New Album

French act Magoa has checked in with the following announcement about heading to the U.S. to record a new album:

"Dear fans and dear friends, we are extremely proud to announce you that we will be in Los Angeles, California from the 1st of April to record our next album!

"It will be produced by our long time producer Charles 'Kallaghan' Massabo. Our video director Benjamin Cappelletti will be following us on this amazing adventure to make a lot of great videos.

"To make sure you'll be able to be aware of our every move and action during our stay in California, please follow us on every social media you can: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Viddy, etc. We will post updates and pictures on a daily basis.

"There will be a lot more to come: videos, photos, info about the tracks and the recordings... See you in Hollywood guys!"

You can also check out the band's music video for "A Thousand Lives," taken off the previous "Animal" EP, in the player below. More...

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Magoa Streaming Bonus Track

Magoa has posted the bonus track "Let's Die (On Saturday Night)" online, which is included with the band's "Animal" EP. The song features a guest spot from Shawter of Dagoba and can be heard below.

You can stream the rest of the "Animal" EP right here, or watch the music video for "A Thousand Lives" over at this location.

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Magoa Posts "A Thousand Lives" Video

French metallers Magoa have released a brand new video for "‘A Thousand Lives," which is available below. Directed by Benjamin Cappelletti and produced by Stenope Productions, the track comes from the band’s EP “Animal” recently released through Klonosphere Records.

You can also stream the entire EP right here. The "Animal" track listing is as follows:

01. A Thousand Lives
02. Animal
03. Enemy
04. React
05. Sharks
06. The Grid More...

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Magoa Posts Music Video Teaser

Magoa has posted a short teaser clip online for the upcoming new music video "A Thousand Lives," coming on December 6th, 2012. Check out the clip below.

Magoa also recently teamed up with us to stream the entire "Animal" EP online. You can still hear all six tracks from the release, including the "A Thousand Lives" song, at this location.

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Magoa Streaming Full New EP Online

After the release of debut album “Swallow the Earth” in 2011 and a year touring Europe alongside acts like Sybreed, French metallers Magoa are striking back with six brand new tracks of metal infused with a rock and roll energy to get you hooked. Influenced by bands like Dagoba, Mnemic, Textures, and Slipknot, Magoa strikes a strong balance between brutality, technicality and sincerity.

The "Animal" EP was recorded at the Hobby Shop Studios in Los Angeles with Magoa's long-time producer Charles "Kallaghan" Massabo and mastered by Andrew "Mudrock" Murdock. The release delivers a message of true freedom through metal, and all six songs can now be heard through the player below (the stream may take a moment to load after you hit "play"). If you dig the sound, "Animal" is available now and can be ordered online right here.

For more info on Magoa and upcoming activity from the band, head over to the Magoa Facebook profile here. The "Animal" EP track listing is as follows:

01. A Thousand Lives
02. Animal
03. Enemy
04. React
05. Sharks
06. The Grid

Magoa consists of:

Cyd Chassagne - Vocals
Martin Montergnole - Drums
Vincent Alvarez - Guitar
David Teixeira - Guitar
Swammer Blondel - Bass

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Magoa Posts New EP Trailer

Magoa will be releasing the "Animal" EP this coming November 1st, 2012. The band has now uploaded a teaser trailer, which can be viewed below. The EP was recorded at Kallaghan Studio in Nice, France. Further details on the band can be found over at Facebook here.

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Magoa Announces New EP

French act Magoa has issued the following announcement about releasing a new EP:

"Magoa is proud to announce the release of the new EP 'Animal' in partnership with the french label Klonosphere (Hacride, Klone, Trepalium, etc.)! 'Animal' will be available worldwide on November 1st through iTunes & all legal downloading platforms.

"The label Season of Mist will put the CD in stores from November 2nd. Here is for you today the new Magoa artwork for the release of 'Animal' Share it as much as you can!

"The 'Animal' EP will include 6 rockin' tracks + a digital bonus track featuring Shawter from Dagoba! Stay tuned guys… Lotta stuff incoming!" More...

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Magoa Streaming Second Official Video

French groove metal band Magoa recently posted another official video for the song "Animal," which is the band's newest single following the release of the "Enemy" video. Magoa invites you to check it out on its Soundcloud page. Both of these songs will be on Magoa's eventual second release. Magoa first hit the scene in 2011 with its twelve-song debut album "Swallow the Earth." More...

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Magoa Posts Music Video For New Single

French act Magoa has posted a music video online for the new single "Enemy," which was produced by Charles "Kallaghan" Massabo and recorded at Kallaghan Studio in Nice, France. A free download of the song can also be found over at SoundCloud.

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Sybreed Announces French Shows

Sybreed has announced a series of upcoming French tour dates with Beyond the Dust and Magoa. The currently announced dates for the "Pulse" tour are as follows:

April 16th @ Nancy, FR - Le Hublot
April 17th @ Paris, FR - Glazart
April 18th @ Valenciennes, FR - Igelrock
April 19th @ Messancy, BE - Rider's Park
April 26th @ Montpellier, FR - Secret Place
April 27th @ Perpignan, FR - El Mediator Club
April 28th @ Bordeaux, FR - Heretic
April 29th @ Aix-En-Provence, FR - Korigan
April 30th @ Lyon, FR - Rockstorm Fest

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