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Last updated on March 31, 2015 at 10:49 AM ET

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10 news articles posted today (and counting...)

Prime Evil Reveals "Blood Curse Resurrection"

New York City's Prime Evil is about to release a first full-length album on Inferno Records. This new album - entitled "Blood Curse Resurrection" - is composed of 10 brand new songs written by band founders Andy Eichhorn (vocals) and Mike Usifer (Guitars).

The artwork has now been revealed, created by Metal Artworks, and a brand new song titled "Plague Of Humanity" can be heard below. More...

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Antigama Releases "Used To" Clip

"Used To" is the first track from the upcoming new album “The Insolent” by Polish extreme grindcore/experimental outfit Antigama. Check out the video clip below.

The video footage was shot by Pawel “Pavulon” Jaroszewicz and Lukasz Myszkowski at JNS Studio during “The Insolent” recording sessions.

“The Insolent” will be released on CD, LP, MC and digital download formats this coming May 7th, 2015 through Selfmadegod Records. More...

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Battlecross Posts New Live Drum-Cam Clip

Detroit, Michigan's Battlecross has released a brand new live drum-cam video, showcasing drummer Alex Bent blasting through the song "Ghosts Alive".

Check out now the clip below (courtesy of sickdrummermagazine).

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Just For Fun

Metallica's "Enter Sandman" Banjo Cover Version

Metallica songs have been covered by countless artists in just about every genre imaginable. Now a banjo cover version of Metallica's smash song "Enter Sandman" courtesy of Banjo Guy Ollie can be seen below.

Says Ollie about the clip: "Coinciding with the end of my first year on youtube, this one took a while but here's a full version of 'Enter Sandman', the first one in my series of tributes to all the bands I loved from the '80s and '90s."

In addition to playing his namesake instrument, Banjo Guy Ollie does some nice mandolin shredding on the song, as well. Check it out below. More...

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Scalafrea Posts New Song "The Bastard One"

Colorado-based technical death metal trio Scalafrea is streaming another new song titled "The Bastard One" taken from the upcoming new EP "Opposites In Polarity" which will be released on April 15th.

Check out now "The Bastard One" below.

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Kavyk Posts "Hymns and Hollow Words"

Kavyk a new band blackened death metal band hailing from Hammond, Louisiana is streaming a new track titled "Hymns and Hollow Words". The track is taken from the band's demo which will be released later this year.

Check it out below.

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Oblivionized Posts Title Track

Deathgrinders of Oblivionized - a trio hailing from London - are nearing the release of their debut album "Life Is A Struggle, Give Up" and premiere the title-track of the upcoming release.

"Life Is A Struggle, Give Up" is scheduled for release in April on Secret Law Records (vinyl, CD, digital download).

Check out the new song below.

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Employed To Serve Premieres New Video

Post-hardcore outfit Employed To Serve (featuring members of Oblivionized and Regurgitate Life) premieres a new video "Watching Films To Forget I Exist" taken from their upcoming debutalbum "Greyer Than You Remember."

Check out now "Watching Films To Forget I Exist" in the player below. States the band about the song:

"'Watching Films To Forget I Exist' is the first song we’re releasing off our debut album 'Greyer Than You Remember' which is out on Holy Roar Records/Shock Records on the 25th of May. The song is a reflection on people’s everyday rituals they go through in order to escape reality for a moment." More...

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Wovoka Posts New Track "The Sight"

Southern California-based sludge act Wovoka is streaming a brand new track titled "The Sight" off the band's debut album "Saros" below, which will be released on April 14th on CD/DD formats via Battleground Records.

Explains Guitarist Cody Schnieders the idea of the album: "In a nutshell, Saros is a study of mankind’s desire to understand existence, and the ways in which human beings respond to the indefinite nature of that exploration. In the lyrics, music and artwork, it is a concept album – a chronicle of the final experiences and thoughts of a misanthropic vagabond, as he wanders aimlessly through the desert." More...

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Sun & Sail Club Premieres New Song

The heavy stoner rockers of Sun & Sail Club premiere the first song titled "Dresden Fireball Freakout Flight" taken from their new album "The Great White Dope", which is set to drop in May 2015 on CD and vinyl.

Check out now the new track below.

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