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Friday, September 19, 2014 5:52 AM ET  |  Updated 8 hours, 35 minutes ago.

Metal News Headlines

Politician Apologizes For Falsely Accusing Bands (1)

After calling for a ban of a metal fest, Ralf Hofmann has now apologized for failing to research the bands he was slandering.

Bloodbath Reveals New Vocalist (3)

After months of speculation, it has now been revealed that Paradise Lost's Nick Holmes will step in for Mikael Akerfeldt.

Invocation Drummer Passes Away (1)

After going missing, drummer Alex Todd-Weller of the U.K. metal band was discovered dead at age 21.

Snot Reuniting For U.S. Tour Dates (3)

The reactivated band will perform the entire "Get Some" album live across the United States this Winter.

Fan Arrested For Posting Exodus Lyrics On Facebook (4)

A Kentucky Exodus fan was arrested on threats of terrorism for posting lyrics to the Exodus song "Class Dismissed."

Chimaira Calls It Quits (8)

After 15 years of metallic mayhem, the Ohio outfit is officially disbanding.

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