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Last updated on October 1, 2020 at 6:39 AM ET

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Azarath To Release New Album In November

Poland's blackened death metal beast Azarath has revealed details surrounding its seventh studio album "Saint Desecration." The record is set to be released on November 27 via Agonia Records.

The unholy metal congregation is pealing its bells for the third time this decade, announcing the successor of "Blasphemers' Maledictions" (2011) and "In Extremis" (2017). "Saint Desecration" is a new extreme illumination revealed by Azarath at the altar of blackened death metal. Unrepentant and provocative to the core, the album is set to astound the connoisseurs of sonic terror.

Azarath crept from the shadows over two decades ago and is often described as a demonic mutation of Krisiun, Behemoth and Immolation. Co-founded by sole original member and drummer Inferno (of Behemoth fame), the group comprises long-running guitarist Bart (Damnation, Armagedon), long-time bassist Peter (ex-Lost Soul) and new vocalist Skullripper (Embrional). More...

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Baest Reveals New Album Title; Announces Tour

Denmark’s premium Death Metal export Baest check in with great news. After releasing two highly praised albums ("Danse Macabre" 2018, "Venenum" 2019), touring with Aborted & Entombed A.D., selling out venues during their first headlining tour in spring 2020 and winning a total of three Danish GAFFA awards, the band proudly announce the release of their third full – length album "Necro Sapiens" for early 2021.

The band comments:
"In an attempt to sink the world further into decay, Baest will release their awaited third full length album ‘Necro Sapiens’ in the beginning of 2021.
To support the release the release, Baest will embark on a tour covering Russia, all of the European mainland, and the UK." - Baest More...

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Sulphur Sun Premiere New Song "Trilobite Thief"

Bern, Switzerland-based dissonant/progressive death metal unit Sulphur Sun - featuring ex-Nile guitarist Dallas Toler-Wade - premiere their new single "Trilobite Thief" streaming via YouTube below.

The track is taken from their upcoming EP, Placodermic Heraldry, set for release on Friday, October 30th via Bandcamp.

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Bad Wolves Premiere New Live Video

Bad Wolves premiere a new official music video for their track “Learn To Walk Again“ taken from their 2019 release “N.A.T.I.O.N.”

In related news “Learn To Walk Again“ will also be featured on the soundtrack for the forthcoming film ‘The Retaliators‘, starring Michael Lombardi (‘Rescue Me‘), Marc Menchaca (‘Ozark‘, ‘The Outsider‘), Joseph Gatt (‘Game Of Thrones‘), members of Mötley Crüe, Five Finger Death Punch, Papa Roach, Ice Nine Kills, The Hu, Escape The Fate and Bad Wolves. The soundtrack is scheduled to drop in early 2021.

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Jared Dines Premieres His “Djent 2020” Medley

YouTuber Jared Dines premieres his sixth and final video of his annual ‘Djent’ series.

This time around Dines has joined forces with the below listed musicians: More...

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