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Belphegor Confirmed For Hellfest

Austrian extreme metallers BELPHEGOR have been confirmed for this year's Hellfest festival, set to take place June 20-22, 2008 in Clisson, France. More than 60 bands will perform on 2 stages. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order):

ANATHEMA
ANAAL NATHRAKH
ANGRA
AT THE GATES
BELPHEGOR
BENIGHTED
BORN FROM PAIN
CARCASS
CULT OF LUNA
ELUVEITIE
FORBIDDEN
GHOST BRIGADE
LEGION OF THE DAMNED
MESHUGGAH
MINISTRY
MY DYING BRIDE
PARADISE LOST
SEPTIC FLESH
SHINING
SICK OF IT ALL
SONATA ARCTICA
TESTAMENT
THE OLD DEAD TREE

BELPHEGOR recently entered Andy Classen's Stage One Studios in Kassel, Germany to begin recording their new album for an April 11, 2008 European release via Nuclear Blast Records (April 15 in North America). The follow-up to 2006's "Pestapokalypse VI" is being recorded in three separate sessions lasting through the middle of January 2008.

BELPHEGOR recently completed a European tour with SIX FEET UNDER, NILE and FINNTROLL.

Source: Blabbermouth

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1. rk writes:

Goddamn what a show i envy you europeans!

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2. brandedcfh420 writes:

bring this to america!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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3. Dark_Funeral writes:

actually, hellfest used to be in america lol

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4. Terminator writes:

that's one of the best lineups i've seen in a long time. wish i could catch this.

now playing: gutrix - sky's the limit

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5. Dark_Funeral writes:

in america, we get ozzfest(probably wont be free next year) sounds of the underground(scene kids galore) and gigantour, which wont be that bad once all the hardcore kids who came for blowjob for a brokeback leave.

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