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Last updated on September 20, 2019 at 1:11 PM ET

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

Blood Eagle Announces New Album

BLOOD EAGLE is proud to announce that they have signed a worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records. The Denmark-based death metal band is comprised of former members of Volbeat, Mnemic, Hatesphere, Illdisposed, and Raunchy. Having officially surfaced back in 2013, good friendship and a shared love for old school death metal has made Blood Eagle an unstoppable force.

The band has also revealed that they will release their album "To Ride In Blood & Bathe In Greed" in the shape of 3 EP's this Fall. Today marks the release of the first EP! Check out the visualiser for the first single, "Feed On The Blood Of Man" below. More...

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Saxon Cancels Remaining Tour Dates

British heavy metal legends Saxon has announced that they have been forced to cancel their remaining tour dates, including their 40th anniversary shows with Girlschool, Krokus, Diamond Head and Black Star Riders in the UK, after vocalist Biff Byford was diagnosed with a heart condition. A statement from the bands reads as follows:

"It is with regret that we have to announce the rescheduling of the remaining SAXON shows in 2019. Lead Vocalist Biff Byford has been diagnosed with a heart condition that requires immediate surgery and a post op recovery period that will last into the new year.

"The shows affected are as follows:
September 26th Sweden, Stockholm – Grona Lund
October 5th – The Netherlands, Eindhoven – Oktober Metal Fest
October 18th – UK, Glasgow – Braehead Arena
October 19th – UK, London – Eventim Apollo
October 20th – UK, Manchester – O2 Apollo
October 26th – Germany, Dusseldorf – Mitsubishi Electric Halle
December 1st – Mexico, Mexico City – Forcefest
December 6th – Colombia, Bogota – Knot Fest

"The UK, London Eventim Apollo show has been rescheduled for Saturday March 28th 2020
And UK, Manchester O2 Apollo for Sunday March 29th 2020

"The UK, Glasgow Braehead Arena & Germany, Dusseldorf Mitsubishi Electric Halle shows will be rescheduled and new dates announced as soon as possible. More...

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Arallu Premiere New Song & Lyric Video

Middle Eastern black metal band Arallu have teamed up with Metalundergound.com to exclusively premiere their new song and lyric video "Prophet's Path", taken from their upcoming new album "En Olam", which will be out in stores September 22nd via Satanath Records.

Check out now "Prophet's Path" below.

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Silvertomb (Ex-Type O Negative) Premiere New Song

Silvertomb - featuring ex-members of Type O Negative - have premiered a new song entitled “Waiting” online streaming for you below. The group’s debut full-length “Edge Of Existence” is set for a November 01st release by Long Branch Records.

Says the group's Kenny Hickey of the track: More...

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Fister Premiere New Song "Too Old, Too Cold"

St. Louis sludge outfit Fister premiere a new song entitled "Too Old, Too Cold" (Darkthrone Cover), taken from their upcoming new album "Decade of Depression", which is out September 27 on Listenable.

Check out now "Too Old, Too Cold" below.

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Lord Mantis Premiere New Song “Damocles Falls”

Lord Mantis‘ new record “Universal Death Church” has been set for a November 22nd release via Profound Lore Records. The outing finds the group returning with a lineup that now consists of Ken Sorceron (Abigail Williams) on guitars, Bryce Butler (ex-The Faceless, etc.) on drums and Dylan O’Toole (Indian) on vocals. They join vocalist/bassist Charlie Fell and guitarist/vocalist Andrew Markuszewski.

For now you can check out the advance track “Damocles Falls” from the effort streaming via YouTube for you below:

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Dies Irae Premiere "Til Your Eyes Turn Black"

Mexican melodic doom/dark metal band Dies Irae have teamed up with Metalundergound.com to exclusively premiere their remastered version of "Til Your Eyes Turn Black", taken from their reissued album "Naive", which will be co-released by Satanath Records' label-partner GrimmDistribution and Exhumed Records on September 30th. The re-release also includes one unpublished new track.

Check out now "Til Your Eyes Turn Black" below.

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Norma Jean Premiere New Single “/with_errors”

Norma Jean‘s new track “/with_errors” has premiered online with a stream of it available vua YouTube below. The group’s new record “All Hail” is slated for an October 25 release date by Solid State Records.

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Spite Premiere New Song & Music Video

Spite‘s third advance track from their upcoming new record “The Root of All Evil” has premiered online. Below you can stream a new music video for “The Offering” from that album in advance of its release on October 04th through Stay Sick Recordings.

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Creeping Death Premiere New Song & Music Video

Creeping Death‘s new official music video for their song “Ripping Through Flesh” has premiered streaming via YouTube for you below. The track is off of their new album, “Wretched Illusions“, which is out today.

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Kublai Khan Premiere New Song & Music Video

“The Truest Love” from Kublai Khan‘s impending new album “Absolute” has premiered online and is now streaming below. “Absolute” is scheduled for an October 04th release date via Rise Records.

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