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Thursday, December 18, 2014 11:23 AM ET  |  Updated 2 hours, 55 minutes ago.

Metal News Headlines

Immortal's Battle Over Band Name Rights Escalates (4)

Immortal frontman Abbath claims that he rightfully attempted to secure exclusive rights to the band's name and logo after lyricist/guitarist Demonaz and drummer Horgh effectively quit the legendary Norwegian black metal group this past summer.

Saxon Drummer Nigel Glockler Rushed To Hospital (3)

British NWOBHM legends Saxon postponed the remaining dates on their UK tour due to drummer Nigel Glockler's health issues. Glockler was rushed to hospital on Monday night. More details will follow as soon as available.

Coal Chamber Announces Reunion Tour, Album (2)

Work is now underway on a new album to come out through Napalm next year, and a full headlining U.S. tour is now lined up for March.

The Faceless Vocalist Geoff Ficco Quits Band (0)

After bassist Evan Brewer and drummer Alex Rüdinger, Geoff Ficco is the third member of The Faceless to exit the band in recent weeks.