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Last updated on July 28, 2014 at 8:28 AM ET
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6 news articles posted today (and counting...)
London hard rock/stoner act Steak posted a teaser clip for the upcoming new album "Slab City." The album is cooked up for release via Napalm Records on the following schedule:
Sept. 1st: UK
Sept. 5th: G/A/S, BENELUX & FIN
Sept. 8th: Rest of Europe
Sept. 9th: USA/CAN
Sept. 10th: NOR/SWE/ESP
The track list for "Slab City" is:
2. Liquid Gold
3. Slab City
5. Quaaludes and Interludes
10. Old Timer D.W (Bonus Track)
Check out the teaser clip here: More...
Canadian metal act The Agonist posted a third studio update on the upcoming new release "Eye Of Providence." The album is set to drop on November 11th in North America and on November 10th in Europe/Australia/New Zealand via Century Media Records.
"Eye Of Providence" will mark the first album for new vocalist Vicky Psarakis, who replaced Alissa White-Gluz, who left earlier this year to front Arch Enemy. Check out the latest video studio report here:
Italian power metal act Astral Domine posted a new music video for the track "Holy Knights." The song appears on the debut album "Arcanum Gloriae," which was issued via Bakerteam Records back in January.
The video was directed by Simone Serafini. Check it out here;
Italian speed metal/punk act Overcharge is streaming the new track "Accelerate." The song appears on the band's upcoming debut full length album, which is due out via Unspeakable Axe Records on September 30, 2014.
Check out "Accelerate" here:
Universal Mind Project (a/k/a UMP) - a collaborative project between musicians from all around the globe founded by Michael Alexander - posted a second video studio report for the upcoming debut album "The Jaguar Priest." Details on the album, along with release dates, are expected soon.
In the second report, behind the scenes clips from the new track "Truth" can be heard, which features guest vocalists Elina Laivera (ex-Seduce the Heaven), Mark Jansen (Epica/MaYaN) and Henrik Bath (Darkwater).
Musically, UMP combines the features of melodic death and symphonic metal in a modern and fresh way and will have additional guest appearances from Charlie Dominici (vocals, ex- Dream Theater), Mike LePond (bass, SYMPHONY X), Alex Landenburg (drums, Rhapsody, ex-Annihilator, ex-Stratovarius), Emanuele Casali (keyboards, DGM, Astra), Johan Reinholz (guitar, Andromeda), Theodore Ziras (guitar, Hand Of God), David Valdes (guitar).
Check out the studio report here: More...
Norwegian stoner hard rock act Lonely Kamel posted a preview clip for the upcoming new album "Shit City." The interactive clip features snippets of the entire new album. The follow up to 2011's "Dust Devil" (see review here) set for release via Napalm Records on the following release schedule:
Aug 27th: NOR/SWE
Aug 29th: G/A/S, BENELUX & FIN
Sept 1st: UK & Rest of Europe
Sept. 3rd: ESP
Sept. 9th: USA/CAN
The track list for "Shit City" is:
1. Shit City
2. White Lines
3. Is It Over?
4. I Feel Sick
5. Seal The Perimeter
8. Falling Down
9. Nightjar (Necromandus Cover)
Check out the preview clip here: More...