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Thursday, September 3, 2015 1:42 PM ET  |  Updated 7 minutes ago.

Metal News Headlines

Morbus Chron Calling It Quits (0)

After two full-length albums and a handful of EPs and demo releases, the Swedish progressive death metal band is parting ways due to differences between members.

Motorhead Cuts Austin Show Short (3)

Continuing health issues with front man Lemmy have led to a string of cancellations in recent years, with the Austin, TX show cut short after the Denver stop of the tour was entirely cancelled.

Decapitated In Legal Dispute With Earache (2)

Due to the legal issues, Earache has pulled the band's first four albums from all streaming sites.

Underoath Reforms For The "Rebirth" Tour (2)

After being broken up for all of two years, the band is now going to play an extensive North American tour in 2016, performing "They’re Only Chasing Safety" and "Define The Great Line" in their entirety.

Napalm Festival Cancelled, Replaced By Charity Gig (2)

The festival imploded after the promoter posted offensive remarks regarding Sophie Lancaster and has since been replaced by a new show with several of the original bands returning.

Home Of Gene Simmons Searched By Police (9)

Although Simmons and his family are not considered suspects in any crime, his home was searched by a Crimes Against Children task force.