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Last updated on March 28, 2015 at 12:47 PM ET
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War Iron is proud to announce that new album "Precession of the Equinoxes" will be available on CD worldwide starting April 28th, 2015.
Consisting of four songs of heavy, sludge-infested doom, "Precession of the Equinoxes" features the following track listing:
1. Bludgeon Lord
2. Summon Demon Scream The Abyss
3. Precession Of The Equinoxes
4. From Napalm Altar More...
On April 24th, Finnish symphonic technical death metal band Whorion will release debut full-length album "The Reign of the 7th Sector" through Inverse Records. This marks the band's first release since the "Fall of Atlas" EP back in January of 2014.
"The Reign of the 7th Sector" was mixed & mastered with Anssi Kippo from Astia Studio (Ensiferum, Norther, Children of bodom etc.). Vocalist / guitarist Ep Mäkinen had this to say about the upcoming release:
"We continued where we left on Atlas release and worked our sound forward. 7th Sector has more deadlier guitar work, higher tempos, bigger orchestra arrangement and vocals are pushed out with more power. I wanted to create goliath compared to Atlas without losing identity. Theme of the lyrics grow and leads the listener in the middle of universal destruction, ground zero. Story builds up and continues all the way to the end." More...
Hate Storm Annihilation has checked in with the following update about beginning the process of recording a new full-length release:
"HSA IS OFFICIALLY WORKING ON A NEW ALBUM!!! Right here are a few moments from our writing sessions.
"Keep an eye out, as we will be showing many more of these, as well as some rehearsal videos for our upcoming US tour with the legendary Master!! Also, follow the page for tour dates, we might be bringing the fire to you city!!!"
Swiss modern and avantgarde black metal act Schammasch will release a remastered version of their debut opus, "Sic Lvceat Lvx," in North America on May 19 (May 18 in UK/EU, May 22 in DE). The album - which will be available on vinyl for the first time ever - will feature new artwork by Metastazis (Behemoth, Watain, Alcest) as seen in the video below.
You can now stream "Black But Shining" below, one of seven remastered tracks of the "Sic Lvceat Lvx" album re-release .