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Metal Maniacs Launches As New Webzine with Free 24 Song Compilation

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Metal Maniacs Magazine has been relaunched in a new online format after closing the doors to its print operation in February 2009.

Resurrected by the owner of Metalhit.com, with a site developed by Reh3 Design, the new Metal Maniacs features regularly updated content and features from the latest in underground metal.

The site boasts an exhaustive Mp3 store featuring more than 13,000 songs available for preview and purchase as well as a new forum, monthly contests, a weekly "deadly discovery" showcasing up and coming bands and a monthly free digital music compilation.

The debut launch features a 24 song compilation with the following free downloads:

LIFELOVER “Shallow”
VADER “Rise of the Undead”
FETID ZOMBIE “Graced by Gore”
NOCTURNAL “Hellhunt”
AUGURY “Aetheral”
HANDS “Resistance”
ASPHYX “Death, the Brutal Way”
BLACK ANVIL “Ten Talons Deep”
IMPENDING DOOM “The Serpent Servant”
DAATH “The Worthless”
MERRIMACK “In the Halls of White Death”
GOREAPHOBIA “Mortal Repulsion”
HOWL “Oma”
LEAVES’ EYES “My Destiny”
MERAUDER “Built on Blood”
ORTHRUS “Thy Fate in Damnation”
SKELETONWITCH “Crushed Beyond Dust”
SUICIDE SILENCE “Wake Up”
WEAPON “Serpentine Ayat”
BONE GNAWER “Cannibal Cook-out”
WEEKEND NACHOS “Shot in the Head”
ARGHARUS “Pleistas”
CEREBRUM “Scatter-brain”
SEANCE “Prisoner 666”

You can download the entire compilation here.

In this issue:

James Malone (ARSIS) discusses his struggle with anorexia.
Frank Watkins talks about the new OBITUARY and GORGOROTH albums
Katon D. Pena updates us on the new HIRAX album and talks about thrash metal history.

Other features include:

1349
November's Doom
Bone Gnawer
Hands
Gravehill
Pig Destroyer
The Project Hate MCMXCIX
Immolith
Sauron
Behind the scenes with Willie Gee
Label spotlight on The Ajna Offensive
Artists spotlight on Vince Locke (coming soon)
plus reviews and more.

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1. Thrashbanger writes:

Glad that this is back!!
The new Skeletonwitch track is killer.

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2. n0thinghead writes:

alotta deathcore and grindcore sh** if u ask me =\

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3. eUropian writes:

the song RETURN OF THE VAMPIRE LORD by NOKTURNAL MORTUM is quite possibly THE best black metal song ever recorded as far as im concerned . also;marty rytkonens album reviews are a joy to read . respectfully christopher rogers from the swamps of florida.

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4. eUropian writes:

the song RETURN OF THE VAMPIRE LORD by NOKTURNAL MORTUM is quite possibly THE best black metal song ever recorded as far as im concerned . also;marty rytkonens album reviews are a joy to read . respectfully christopher rogers from the swamps of florida.

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