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With the addition of Pro-Pain, Soulburn, and Komah, the line-up for Eindhoven Metal Meeting 2016 is now complete. The eighth edition of the annual metal meeting is set to take place December 16th & 17th, 2016 at the reputable Effenaar venue in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.
The organization is furthermore proud to reveal the daily schedule of the festival. Single day tickets are going on sale Monday, the 1st of August 2016. The full festival billing is as follows:
Aura Noir (NO)
Bleeding Gods (NL)
Burning Hatred (NL)
Cirith Gorgor (NL)
Der Weg Einer Freiheit (DE)
General Surgery (SE)
Hail Of Bullets (NL – featuring David Ingram [ex-Benediction, Bolt Thrower[ on vocals)
Harakiri For The Sky (AT)
Insanity Reigns Supreme (BE)
Mayhem (NO – ‘De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas’ will be played in its entirety!)
Memoriam (UK – featuring band members from Bolt Thrower, Cerebral Fix and Benediction)
Moonspell (PT – Special setlist based on the 'Wolfheart' and 'Irreligious' albums!)
Necrophagia (US – pre-party)
Schirenc Plays Pungent Stench (AT - pre-party)
Toxic Waltz (DE)
Watain (SE – Exclusive BeNeLux show & unique 'Casus Luciferi' setlist!)
Wederganger (NL) More...
The annual Graspop Festival (from Belgium) and Hellfest (from France) are in full stream this week and throughout the weekend. Both have live streams available.
As for Graspop, you can check out two channels of live metal at this location.
Among the many acts to check out: Arcturus, Heaven Shall Burn, Moonspell, Dark Funeral,
God Dethroned, Dropkick Murphys, Steak, Sacred Reich and much more.
As for Hellfest, there is a page with multiple live streams for each day and stage, which can be accessed over here.
Among the many acts to check out:
Today (06/17/2016) (all times in CET):
19h30 Sacred Reich
22h40 Aura Noir
00h45 Abbath More...
Hail Of Bullets, Archgoat, Memoriam, Illdisposed, Valkyrja, Insanity Reigns Supreme & Burning Hatred are now all confirmed for Eindhoven Metal Meeting 2016.
The eighth edition of this internationally renowned festival is set to take place Friday the 16th and Saturday the 17th of December 2016 at the Effenaar venue in Eindhoven. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: More...
Hells Headbangers has announced the running order for the label's three-day "Hells Headbash - Part 2" festival, set to take place in Cleveland, Ohio on September 4th - 6th.
After the resounding success of the first "Hells Headbash" last summer, the show was expanded to a three-day event with an even more epic lineup of HHR-affiliated bands.
Set to take place at the world-renowned Agora Theater, "Hells Headbash - Part 2" will feature the first American performances by Finland's Satanic Warmaster and Australia's Destruktor and exclusive performances by underground legends Archgoat and Profanatica, as well as 31 other groups. The lineup is as follows:
FRIDAY, SEPT 4th:
Midnight, Cianide, October 31, High Spirits, Acid Witch, Blood Feast, Bonehunter, Bat, Abysmal Lord, Cemetery Lust, Prosanctus Inferi, The Lurking Corpses.
SATURDAY, SEPT 5th:
Profanatica, Satanic Warmaster, Destruktor, Deiphago, Perdition Temple, Deceased, Sacrocurse, Evil Army, Haunting Presence, Hellvetron, Embalmer
SUNDAY, SEPT 6th:
Archgoat, Black Witchery, Inquisition, Deathhammer, Nyogthaeblisz, Shitfucker, Demonic Christ, Ævangelist, Nocturnal Blood, Nexul, Manticore, Gravewurm
THURSDAY, SEPT 3rd:
A FREE Hells Headbash pre-party for those that purchase a 3-day pass. This gig will feature 6 Shadow Kingdom Records affiliated bands - Coven, Iron Man, Night Magic (a continuation of Hour Of 13), Temple Of Void, Tombstalker, Venomous Maximus More...
Hells Headbangers just announced the final lineup for the label's three-day "Hells Headbash - Part 2" festival, set to take place in Cleveland, Ohio on September 4th - 6th.
After the first "Hells Headbash" last summer - which was held at the label's distribution warehouse, and was filmed for a special DVD release set for later this year - Hells Headbangers expanded the fest to include an additional day and with an even more epic lineup of HHR-affiliated bands.
Set to take place at the Agora Theater, "Hells Headbash - Part 2" will feature the first American performances by Satanic Warmaster and Destruktor and exclusive performances by underground legends Archgoat and Profanatica, as well as 31 other Hells Heabangers-supported bands that span the spectrum of death metal, black metal, thrash, grind, metalpunk, and plenty of filthy points in between. The full list of bands, in alphabetical order, are as follows: More...
Archgoat is streaming the entire new album "The Apocalyptic Triumphator" below. The album is scheduled to be officially released end of January 2015 via Debemur Morti Productions.
Check out the new album below.
Finland’s black metal outfit Archgoat will be releasing their 3rd album "The Apocalyptic Triumphator" in 2015. In anticipation of their new effort you can hear a brand new track from it titled "Congregation Of Circumcised".
Check it out below.
Inquisition has announced headlining shows in Europe for January and February of 2015. The black metal duo will be joined by the dark forces of Finland's Archgoat, the legendary Swedes Ondskapt and Blackdeath from Russia.
A full list of confirmed shows can be viewed below. The black mass will start in Berlin's K17 on January 20th and will preach the unholy gospel throughout nine countries before returning to Germany for a final ceremony in Weinheim at the Cafe Zentral on February 7th.
20/01/2015 DE Berlin K17
21/01/2015 PL Kraków Fabryka Club
22/01/2015 CZ Prague Nová Chmelnice
23/01/2015 DE Erfurt From Hell
24/01/2015 DE München Backstage
25/01/2015 CH Lausanne Le Romandie
26/01/2015 IT Brescia Circolo Colony
27/01/2015 LU Luxemburg KulturFabrik
28/01/2015 FR Paris Divan du Monde
29/01/2015 UK London Underworld
30/01/2015 NL Nijmegen Doornroosje
31/01/2015 DE Essen Turock
01/02/2015 DK Odense Posten
02/02/2015 DE Flensburg Roxy
03/02/2015 DE Kassel Rostlaube
04/02/2015 AU Wien Escape Club
05/02/2015 CH Zürich Alte Kaserne
06/02/2015 BE Huy Atelier Rock
07/02/2015 DE Weinheim Cafe Zentral More...
The supreme demonic horde Archgoat is about to release new sonic blasphemy in the form of "The Apocalyptic Triumphator."
As usual, the creation of the front cover was handed to artist Chris Moyen (Beherit, Blasphemy etc.) and can be seen below. This slab of bestial and unholy blackened death metal will be released by Debemur Morti Productions this coming Winter on CD, vinyl, and digital download.
Recorded at the Temple Of Black Moon, this new Satanic offering contains the following hymns:
Intro (Left Hand Path)
Nuns, Cunts & Darkness
The Apocalyptic Triumphator
Phallic Desecrator Of Sacred Gates
Grand Luciferian Theophany
Those Below (Who Dwell In Hell)
Intro (Right Hand Path)
Congregation Of Circumcised
Light Of Phosphorus
Profanator Of The 1st Commandment
Funeral Pyre Of Trinity More...
Black metal powerhouse Inquisition has announced a headlining European tour with support from Archgoat, Ondskapt, and Blackdeath. The tour kicks off on January 20th in Germany, and continues through 11 different countries. A full list of tour dates can be found below. Regarding the new tour, founding member Dagon comments:
"The time has come to close the black circle, and journey together as one shadow by gathering what we feel is a line-up of cults that we know will offer the atmosphere we seek to bring to you. We are honored to have assembled and bring to all followers this occasion to witness live in the flesh, in support of the Inquisition headlining tour 2015.
"As direct support we have chosen the beast of Archgoat right out of Finland for their long dedication to Black Metal and the art of occult music in general; simply one of our favorite bands and a classic act. Equally proud to have with us will be the obscure Swedish cult Ondskapt casting their potent dose of highly lethal poisons, and, the unique darkened souls of Blackdeath from Russia evoking abstract rites of dark frequencies whom we are very proud to have joining us. From beginning to end throughout the evening, we would like to offer an occasion of ritual to the ancient ones and initiation to the newly arrived. Raise the chalice!”
Inquisition is also currently embarking on a previously announced Fall North American tour alongside Deicide, Septicflesh, Carach Angren, and Abysmal Dawn. The tour, which began last night in Charlotte will continue throughout the United States until October 29th. More...
The 2013 edition of the Heidenwahn Festival - which was to include a lineup featuring Manegarm, Fejd, Adorned Brood, and more - has now been cancelled and is being pushed back to a later date in 2014. The organizers of the festival comment:
"Through several problems we delay the Under The Banner of the Black Light Festival & Heidenwahn Winter Festival to 2014. The Festivals are not canceled, just delayed. All ordered tickets are valid for 2014. We try that all bands from the festivals will play in 2014 too (Gehenna, Archgoat & Throne of Katarsis too).
"We sent already a information to all bands, we hope that you have got it. It was a hard decision for us, but through personal problems and business-problems (through the cancellation from Gehenna, Throne of Katarsis & Archgoat exploited our calculation for the fest) it was the right decision.
"Sorry for this delay, but we try to arrange professional Festivals for 2014! In the next days we can release the new dates."
The 2012 edition of the Aurora Infernalis Festival is set to take place this coming October 26th and 27th in Arnhem, the Netherlands. This year the festival's organizers have arranged a Darkthrone cover band with members from Troll, Isvind, and Covenant who are going to play Darkthrone's "A Blaze in the Northern Sky" album.
The festival will be held in two venues. On Friday in Willemeen, Arnhem, Holland and on Saturday at Luxor Live, Arnhem, Holland. Tickets and info on the festival can be found here, and the lineup is as follows:
October 26th - ARCHGOAT (Fin), ONE TAIL, ONE HEAD (Nor), FUNERAL WINDS (Nld), ISVIND (Nor), WOLFHETAN (Ger)
October 27th - PRIMORDIAL (Ire), AURA NOIR (Nor), MOONSORROW (Fin), TULUS (Nor), THULCANDRA (Ger) After show: A Blaze in the Northern Sky Tribute (Nor)
The tenth annual Maryland Deathfest is set to take place in Baltimore, Maryland on May 24-27, 2012. Tickets are still on sale for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with Thursday is sold out.
The final lineup is confirmed and the running order and set times have been announced as follows:
Thursday, May 24th - Entrance opens at 4:00 pm
Extermination Angel - 4:45 - 5:10
Die Pigeon Die - 5:25 - 5:50
Needful Things - 6:05 - 6:40
Rorschach - 6:55 - 7:40
Dying Fetus - 7:55 - 8:40
Absu - 8:55 - 9:40
Eyehategod - 9:55 - 10:45
Agalloch - 11:00 - 12:00
Autopsy - 12:15 - end
Friday, May 25th - Entrance opens at 3:00 pm More...
Finnish black/death band Archgoat is streaming the entire new EP "Heavenly Vulva (Christ's Last Rites)" at this location.
The album stream will run until October 19, 2011, so listen quick! The EP will be released on November 1, 2011.
Archgoat will be releasing the mini-album "Heavenly Vulva (Christ's Last Rites)" on November 1st, 2011, and the artwork is available below. The band's publicist also commented on the release:
"Archgoat's new mini-album Heavenly Vulva (Christ’s Last Rites) goes straight for the throat of the self-proclaimed messiah and his wretched mother. Featuring six trademark God-slaying tracks torn directly from the Virgin’s violated womb, this brand new EP is gloriously crude, divinely tumultuous and deliciously deviant, as we have come to expect from the filthy, fearless Finn black crusaders.
"Defiled, invasive unsanctified black/death delivered in a corrupt, vile and demonic fashion, these anti-epiphanies embed themselves in the sacred flesh, spilling blood from the demised dog’s quivering body, funeral bells chiming as paradise is ransacked and the deceptive lie of centuries is exposed. Pounding, ripping, gurgling and mocking, the truth reveals itself. Blood-soaked, battered and humiliated, the deposed former denizens of Heaven cower in a corner. A frantic, blasphemous onslaught on the blind, deluded fraud-worshippers and knee-bending whoremongers who follow the path of the Liar!
Black metal band Immortal has been confirmed as one of the headliners for next year's Party.San festival in Schlotheim, Germany. The festival takes place from August 9th - 11th, 2012. Other confirmed bands for the festival include Tankard, Archgoat, and Nocte Obducta.
For further details on the upcoming Party.San 2012 festival, head over to this location.
The tenth annual Maryland Deathfest is set to take place in Baltimore, Maryland on May 24-27, 2012 and the final 12 bands were recently announced. They are:
NEEDFUL THINGS (Czech Republic)
DIE PIGEON DIE (Australia)
Additionally, the organizers have announced the lineup for the first day (Thursday). AUTOPSY will be headlining this day and the rest of the bands playing will be: AGALLOCH, EYEHATEGOD, RORSCHACH, DYING FETUS, DESASTER, NEEDFUL THINGS, DIE PIGEON DIE, and EXTERMINATION ANGEL.
Four-day passes (Thursday-Sunday) and 3-day passes (Friday-Sunday) will go on sale on Monday, September 26th. Single day tickets for Thursday will also go on sale on the 26th. More...
Debemur Morti Productions has issued the following announcement about Archgoat pushing back the release date of their anniversary box set to late December:
"As many of you already know, an Archgoat anniversary release has been in the works for the past couple of months. Initially scheduled to be unleashed in October, the complexity of this very special box set has prevented us from meeting that rather-optimistic original deadline. Nevertheless, we're pleased to announce that the wait will soon be over ... and it will be worth it! Celebrating 20 years of perversion, 'The Aeon Of The Angelslaying Darkness' assembles 40 despicable incantations spanning the entire recording career of Finland's most blasphemous spawn!"
The track listing is as follows : More...
Archgoat will be releasing a 20th anniversary collection on LP and CD titled "The Aeon of Angelslaying Darkness" on October 24th, 2009.
The track listing will be as follows:
Side 1. THE DAWN OF THE BLACK MOON
"JESUS SPAWN" demo 1991:
- Intro: Ripping the Wings
- Black Messiah
- Death and Necromancy
- Rise of the Black Moon
- Jesus Spawn
Unreleased tracks "HYMNS TO DARKNESS" LP 1993:
- Thrice Damned Sodomizer (Streams of Blood...)
- Satanic Oath
- Penis Perversor
- Unholy Semen Hammer
Side 2. THE HYMNS OF THE BLACK MOON
"ANGELCUNT (TALES OF DESECRATION)" mLP 1992:
- Rise of the Black Moon
- Death and Necromancy
- Black Messiah
- Jesus Spawn
- Outro (The Prophecy)
"WHORE OF BETHLEHEM" LP -2006:
- Lord of the Void
- Hammer of Satan
"THE LIGHT-DEVOURING DARKNESS" LP -2009:
- Goat and the Moon More...
Debemur Morti Productions has issued the following statement about Archgoat preparing a 20th anniversary release:
"To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Finnish Black Crusaders Archgoat, a special release is in the works.
We're therefore looking for old & recent pictures and interviews. Everyone who contributes will be properly credited.
"You can send your material (in high resolution only !!) to dmp666[@]gmail.com. Deadline for submission : August 31th.
"Release date is set for October 24th to coincide with the Black Flames Of Blasphemy festival in Helsinki, Finland where ARCHGOAT will perform with PROCLAMATION, BLACK WITCHERY, REVENGE and BLASPHEMY."