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Last updated on March 5, 2015 at 7:20 AM ET

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Crown Added To Kaltenbach Open Air Line Up

Industrial doom outfit Crown will be playing at this year's edition of the Kaltenbach Open Air Festival (replacing the black metalers of Hellsaw who recently called it quits). Hailing from France, Crown (not to be confused with The Crown) consists of two men and a machine who tune their neutron guitars to the Richter scale, and deliver the sound of a molten universe collapsing.

The Kaltenbach Open Air is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and deploying following bands among many others: Marduk, Dark Funeral, Agalloch, Krisiun, Anaal Nathrakh, Rotting Christ, God Dethroned, Valkyrja, Benighted, Thulcandra, Darkfall. Tickets and all informations about the festival can be found HERE .

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Dormant Inferno Posts New Track

Mumbai's, India melodic death and doom outfit Dormant Inferno is streaming the new track "Deliverance" taken from the split release "Beyond Forgotten Shores". "Deliverance" is one of 3 songs by Dormant Inferno on the split along with two tracks by Dionysus from Pakistan (one of which is a cover of Incantation’s "A Once Holy Throne"). The split is scheduled for release by Transcending Obscurity India on April 7.

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Byzantine Posts New Song

Byzantine is about to unleash its new album "To Release Is To Resolve" on April 7th. Today the band offers a first taste of it by premiering the track "The Agonies" below.

Explains frontman Chris Ojeda: "'The Agonies' is a street term for withdrawal symptoms from pain pills. More...

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Meek is Murder Posts New Song

Meek is Murder is streaming a new track titled "Outward". The track is taken from the upcoming release "Onward" which will be released as part of a set with the band’s previously-released EP "Into the Sun" on May 5 via Rising Pulse Records.

You can now stream the new song below.

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Aborted Posts New Guitar Playthrough Video

Aborted is streaming a new guitar playthrough video showing Mendel Bij De Leij shredding through the song "Excremental Veracity" from the album "The Necrotic Manifesto" released via Century Media Records, 2014.

Watch the clip below and download the tabs HERE.

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