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Last updated on June 29, 2015 at 11:33 PM ET

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

Anticosm Reveals New Album

Anticosm is gearing up to release a brand new full-length album this summer, and today the cover artwork from Rose Siedlecki comes online (available below). The track listing will be:

1. Kill or be Killed
2. Where Nightmares Breed
3. Black Magic
4. Rt. of All Evil
5. Killing Machine
6. Lunatic
7. Wake Up in Hell
8. Erected From the Grave
9. The Season of Ill Wind More...

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Abyssion Streams Full Album

Today Abyssion - Finnish black metal psychonauts from the outer limits - stream the entirety of forthcoming release "Luonnon Harmonia Ja Vihreä Liekki," set for international release on July 3rd via Svart Records. The track listing is:

1. Luonnon harmonia
2. Kosmoksesta tuli hautani
3. Vihreä liekki
4. Ajatus kirkastuu
5. Pysähdyn kuuntelemaan hiljaisuutta More...

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Seduce The Heaven Recruits New Drummer

Greek outfit Seduce The Heaven just issued the following statement about bringing on a new drummer:

"We are happy to announce that we have a new drummer in the STH family. Please welcome Panos Geo who will be the one sitting behind the drum kit from now on! Panos has already entered the studio to record his drum parts, meaning that NEW Seduce the Heaven music is coming! Stay tuned!" More...

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Project Pain Signs With Dead Inside

Dutch thrash outfit Project Pain has inked a deal with Dead Inside Records and the signing couldn’t have come at a better time as the band follows the success of previous release “I Have Sinned” with brand new album “Thrashed To Kill."

Project Pain returns in 2015 faster, harder, and heavier with an unapologetic punch in the face comprised of chugging riffs, breakneck solos and a no-nonsense attitude. The "Thrashed To Kill" album's track listing is:

1. Betrayal
2. Necrophiliac
3. Piss On Your Grave
4. Zero Tolerance
5. Sent Off To Die
6. Fear The Reaper
7. Flatline Invasion
8. Thrashed To Kill
9. At Dawn We Ride
10. Taken By Force More...

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Caricature Releases New Single

Boston metal band Caricature released the "Shadows" maxi single on June 23rd, serving as a sneak peek of what is to come from "The Fiction We've Become," Caricature's next full-length album due for release later in 2015. Check out the track below.

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Blow The Scene Hosting PAWS Benefit Show

Next week, Philadelphia-based underground music, arts, and activism webzine Blow The Scene will host its annual benefit show for PAWS -- the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society -- with a wide array of artists set to perform and a wealth of other activities confirmed.

Blow The Scene Presents A Night of Music / Art & Animal Love, set to take place next Friday, July 10th at The Pharmacy in South Philly. Sponsored by Psychics.com, Earsplit PR and Sit & Spin Records, the show will be used to collect donations to aid PAWS and will include live performances from Mother Brain (Long Island grindcore champs), Gut Feeling (North Carolina hardcore act with members of Catharsis, Undying and more), Grin And Bear It (Cleveland powerhouse PV/punk), Dying (Philly XVX hardcore), Die Choking (Philly hyper grinders) and Drones For Queens (Philly shredders).

Additionally, an art show is part of the benefit, where many artists from all over the world are donating art prints that will be on display and for sale at this cash and carry event curated by Ryann Casey. Attendees will be able purchase rad art pieces for very reasonable prices. For full details, head over to this location. More...

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Abbath Performs Live At Tuska Open Air

Abbath performed live for the first time with his new self-titled band at Tuska Open Air Festival this weekend.

Check out two fan made videos of Abbath performing the I track "Warriors" and "One by One" (by Immortal) below, courtesy of YouTube users kalj3 and DragonBrickStudio. Abbath also has the following upcoming appearances:

08 Aug 15 Montréal (CA) Parc Jean-Drapeau (Heavy Montréal Festival)
04 Sep 15 Zürich (CH) Meh Suff Metal Festival
05 Sep 15 Torcy (FR) Fall of Summer
18 Sep 15 London (UK) The Forum
20 Feb 16 Bergen (NO) Blastfest

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Aonia Posts Tour Documentary

Aonia has released 30+ minute after video from the "Sunset Symphony" tour, which can be seen below. The band also comments:

"We've put together a little tour video with clips from the Sunset Symphony tour with Alwaid and Lost Effect. Also featured are clips from support acts on the tour: Teras, Alice in Thunderland, Alpha State, Dakesis, Rugosa and Sweet Exile." More...

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Battlecross Thinks Your Generation Is Spoiled

After insisting the band will NOT be your slave damn it, Battlecross has another track online for streaming from the "Rise To Power" album. "Spoiled" can be heard below, and guitarist Tony Asta spoke about the track:

"'Spoiled' kicks in with a heavy rockin old-school vibe and progresses into a brutal more technical feel. It's also a really fun song to jam. The subject matter and lyrics of 'Spoiled' were inspired by the dependency on modern technology, more specifically the cyber world.

"An entire generation thrives from its use but does not know what it was like before the internet existed. It IS a great tool, although the magnitude of its impact on our everyday lives sometimes gives me the chills. This is the only song I had a hand in writing lyrics for and you can thank the 'phone-gazing zombies' for it." More...

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Greaver Signs Record Deal

Greaver has signed with the North Carolina label Cardigan Records to deliver a debut full-length later this year, and today the quintet released a two song EP titled "Lineage and Legions."

"'Lineage & Legions' is the emotional epilogue to our first EP 'Clockwork Creatures,'" says vocalist Michael Rozier. "Combining elements of post-hardcore, skramz, and shoegaze, it serves as a bridge between who we are now and who we once were."

Rozier continues, "I think we can all agree that linking up with Cardigan was one of the best moves for us to make at this stage as a band. We're stoked to be a part of the family!"

See the band performing live at these upcoming shows:

7/1 @ The Mothlight - Asheville, NC w/ He Is Legend and Must Be The Holy Ghost
7/3 @ Local 506 - Chapel Hill, NC w/ He Is Legend and Must Be The Holy Ghost More...

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Ana Sapphira Streams Full New Album

There's an ear-catching new sound resonating out of New Hampshire's burgeoning underground music scene compliments of metal/hardcore outfit, Ana Sapphira.

The New England-based quintet has been hard at work preparing for the release of new album "Edge Walker," due out tomorrow, June 30th. Today the full album comes online and can be streamed below.

When asked about the inspiration behind the record lead vocalist and lyricist, Jonathan Lamper, shared, "'Edge Walker' is about no longer settling for what I've always known. It's about taking the risk on a purpose in life that's much bigger than me and what's always been comfortable." More...

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Fuck The Facts Gives You "False Hope"

Canadian grindcore unit Fuck The Facts has released a stream of "False Hope" from upcoming album "Desire Will Rot," due out on August 25th via indie label Noise Salvation. Check it out below, courtesy of Metal Sucks.net.

"Desire Will Rot" is available for pre-order on CD, vinyl, and cassette formats at this location and the album's full track listing is as follows:

1. Everywhere Yet Nowhere (2:58)
2. Shadows Collide (2:49)
3. The Path of Most Resistance (1:34)
4. La Mort I (1:36)
5. La Mort II (1:34)
6. Prey (2:22)
7. Storm of Silence (2:38)
8. Solitude (3:11)
9. False Hope (5:46)
10. Circle (7:54)
11. Nothing Changes (6:20) More...

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Dragonhammer Posts Live Footage

Dragonhammer has new live video online available for streaming in the YouTube clip below, and the band also comments:

"Here's DragonhammeR performing 'Last Solution' live in Graz! Thank you to all the people that came to the concert, you all people down the stage made our show amazing!"

"Last Solution" comes off the band's 2013 release "The X Experiment." A full video for the track "Follow Your Star" from the same album can also be seen here. More...

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Warfect Recording Album

Warfect just checked in with the following brief announcement about beginning to lay down tracks for a new full-length release:

"We've finally commenced the recording of our 3rd album! Time to hammer them drums Manne Flood! More news on the recording process will follow! Get ready thrashers!"

While waiting for details on the new release, be sure to check out the "Drone Wars" music video off the "Exoneration Denied" at this location. More...

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Nesseria Posts New Music Video

Orléans, France's grinding metallic hardcore outfit Nesseria has unveiled a new video for the frantic "Cent Mille Fois Par Jour" track, created by Chariot Of Black Moth.

The track appears on Nesseria's latest album "Fractures," available for full streaming at this location. If you can't get enough abrasive metallic noise, be sure to also check out the band's previous music video for "Des Rues Ordinaires" over here.

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Angel Vivaldi Releases New Video

Continuing to release videos with names in morse code, Angel Vivladi has a new clip online for the track ". _ _ _ _" which is available below.

". _ _ _ _" comes off the "Away With Words, Part 1" EP, available at iTunes here. The full track listing is:

1 . _ _ _ _
2. . . _ _ _
3. . . . _ _ (feat. Fabrizio Leo)
4. . . . . _
5. . . . . . More...

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Powerwolf Posts Part 4 In Studio Series

The fourth and final Powerwolf studio report is in for new album "Blessed & Possessed." Part 4 in the series features singer Attila Dorn talking about recording the covers for "Metallum Nostrum," which is part of the 2-CD Mediabook edition of "Blessed & Possessed."

If you missed it, the previously posted third part in the studio series is still available right here, and a new music video for "Army of the Night" can also be seen by heading to this location.

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Uneven Structure Posts Studio Footage

Uneven Structure has released studio footage online of the band's time at The Attic Studio working on "La Partition." Check out the video below, and the band comments:

"We spent the past two weeks in the studio getting things done on 'La Partition,' and you guys will be able to hear some of it in the coming weeks.

"But since we like things to take ages, here's a little video update to help you wait and to share with you what it's like to be in the studio with us. Spoiler alert: there's new music in there." More...

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Truth Corroded To Support Nile In Europe

Truth Corroded is pleased to announce that the band will be supporting Nile and Suffocation in Europe from August 29th to September 12th on the "What Should Not Be Unearthed" tour.

The tour will also see the band performing alongside acts such as Marduk, Vader, Rotting Christ, Asphyx, God Dethroned, Finntrol, and more on select festival dates.

This will be the Truth Corroded's first tour of Europe since releasing latest album "The Saviours Slain" through AFM Records. The album was mixed and mastered by Mark Lewis at Audiohammer Studio (The Black Dahlia Murder, Cannibal Corpse, Whitechapel) and features Kevin Talley of Suffocation on drums, as well as guest appearances by Craig Locicero of Forbidden and Bret Hoffmann of Malevolent Creation. More...

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Pyogenesis Posts Snippets From Comeback Album

Pyogenesis has made an album snippet pre-listening video available online. Check out sections from all the songs on comeback album "A Century In The Curse Of Time" below or over at Facebook here.

"A Century In The Curse Of Time" is due out on August 14th, 2015 via AFM Records and will be the group's first studio release in 13 years (since "She Makes Me Wish I Had a Gun" 2002). More...

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Danzig Releasing Covers Album

June 2015: It’s exactly 5 years ago when Danzig’s latest studio album “Deth Red Sabaoth” was released.

Now Danzig and AFM Records both agreed to continue their successful collaboration, which already started in 2007 with “The Lost Tracks.”

The band finally returns in autumn 2015 with cover album “Skeletons,” which is a collection of Glenn’s renditions of some of his favorite classic songs from ZZ Top and many more. A new studio album is also due in early 2016, with further details forthcoming.

If you missed it, also take a look at our retrospective on Danzig for the Sunday Old School column right here. More...

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Blindead Cancels Tour

Poland's Blindead has issued the following statement via Facebook about canceling upcoming tour dates due to health issues:

"This year is definitely very challenging for us... We're devastated to bring you the news that two members of the band are now facing serious health issues and in result we have no other option, but to cancel the European tour in August/September completely.

"In this period the guys are going to receive professional treatment and need time to recover. Give them some love in the comments!!

"Although, this is not going to interfere with the recordings of the new album. We're are entering the studio in 2 days as planned, on the 1st of July."

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The Prestige Launches New Music Video

The Prestige today released a new video clip for "Voir Dire," taken off the freshly released "Amer" album (available for full streaming at this location). The album's track listing is:

1. Amer 01:24
2. Bête Noire 03:38
3. Léger de Main 03:58
4. Enfants Terribles 02:34
5. Voir Dire 02:53
6. Négligée 06:19
7. Ingénue 01:00
8. Marquee 03:58
9. Apaches 02:57
10. Petite Mort 02:14
11. Cri de Coeur 06:03 More...

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Cradle Of Filth Streams "Enshrined In Crematoria"

After painfully deflowering your maidenhead last week, today Cradle Of Filth arrives again today to once again wield the "Hammer of the Witches" against metal fans. Check out the track "Enshrined In Crematoria" below.

New album "Hammer of the Witches" is due to drop on July 10th via Nuclear Blast. Frontman Dani Filth also elaborated on the newly unleashed track:

"Lyrically the track 'Enshrined in Crematoria' is hilted in the legendary Ark Of The Tragedian, the poet's Holy Grail. It is the author's inspiration personified as a tombed angel, much like that of Poe's pale obsession, and the magickal 'midnight' ritual wherein she is conjured forth as a reincarnation of his lost love, to provide forbidden artistic sustenance. It is imagination's utter peak and fuel for a literal literary madman. 'Enshrined in Crematoria' is at essence the first of guitarist Richard Shaw's contributions to the new album, before the full band took it by the teeth and spat it into light." More...

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Svärta Releasing "Sepultus"

An outburst of rage broken by darkly peaceful moments is where "Sepultus" manifestS the personality of Swedish band Svärta.

The melodic lines are buried into an apparently chaotic aggression able to overwhelm the listener, surrounding the space in a growing maelstrom. Experience the mix for yourself with the advance track "Bråddjupets Kall" below. Due out July 6th, the album's track listing is:

1. Bråddjupets Kall (06:30)
2. Hädanfärdens Sigill (8:36)
3. Gift (3:46)
4. Våndans Högborg (8:50)
5. Förruttnelsens Ljuva Nektar (5:31)
6. Det Sublima Lidandet (8:10) More...

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Der Weg Einer Freiheit Posts Full Graspop Show

German underground black metal band Der Weg Einer Freiheit is streaming live footage from the group's recent performance at Graspop Festival 2015 in support of latest album "Stellar."

Check out the full 41 minute performance below. You can also stream the entire "Stellar" album at this location or see the band live in Europe on these dates:

July 04 Münster, Germany @ Vainstream
July 16 Viveiro, Spain @ Resurrection Festival
July 25 Zürich, Switzerland @ Dynamo Werk 21
July 26 Munich, Germany @ Free and Easy Festival
Aug 15 Saint-Nolff, France @ Motorcultor Fesitval
Aug 20 Alba Iulia, Romania @ Dark Bombastic Evening
Sep 19 St Pölten, Austria @ Stp Metalweekend
Oct 16 Venlo, Netherlands @ Grenswerk
Oct 17 Hasselt, Belgium @ Muziekodroom
Nov 06 Aalen, Germany @ Rock in Aalen
Nov 07 Erfurt, Germany @ Club From Hell
Nov 12 Munich, Germany @ Backstage
Nov 13 Stuttgart, Germany @ Keller Klub
Nov 14 Essen, Germany @ Turock
Nov 15 Cologne, Germany @ Underground
Nov 17 Wiesbaden, Germany @ Schlachthof
Nov 18 Berlin, Germany @ Magnet Club
Nov 19 Hamburg, Germany @ Logo More...

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Myrkur Posts New Music Video

The music video for the brand new Myrkur song "Onde Børn" was shot on location in northern Denmark and has officially premiered online today.

"Onde Børn" comes off the upcoming "M" album due to drop on August 21st, 2015 and available for pre-order at this location. The track listing is as follows:

1. Skøgen Skulle Dø
2. Hævnen 0
3. Onde Børn
4. Vølvens Spådom
5. Jeg er Guden, I er Tjenerne
6. Nordlys
7. Mordet
8. Byssan Lull
9. Dybt i Skoven
10. Skadi
11. Norn
12. Skaði (Demo) (Bonus Track) More...

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Jungle Rot Hunts "Paralyzed Prey"

The beast can't be tamed - watch Jungle Rot's brand new video for "Paralyzed Prey" off new album "Order Shall Prevail" below.

"Order Shall Prevail" sees official release today through Victory Records, and can also be streamed in full at this location.

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Lorelei Brings About A "Forced Rapture"

Lorelei has a new track online that was mixed and mastered by Cody Stewart (Reforce Media) and bears artwork by Joseph Irrizar. The band comments:

"Here it is! 'Forced Rapture,' our brand new song off of our next release that we are hard at work writing and recording for all of you. BeheadingTheTraitor has agreed to, as in the past, help us out a ton by uploading our music on their channel.

"We are excited to officially add Drew Winter of Conducting From The Grave and Shadow of the Colossus as our second vocalist. He is a great fit and extremely talented and fun to work with, and it is an honor to have such a great guy take part in our musical endeavors!

"We will be continuing to work with Cody Stewart of Reforce Media for the foreseeable future on all of our production for the music we write from here on out. He is a blast to work with and we are very happy with the end result just on this first song." More...

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The Wretched End Mixing Album

Norwegian death/thrash band The Wretched End (featuring Emperor member Samoth) has now finally begun the mixing process for a new album at Strand Studio.

This new full-length will follow previous album "Inroads" (reviewed here). Stay tuned for more details to land soon.

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Signals From Saturn Recruits New Vocalist, Bassist

Signals From Saturn just issued this announcement online about lineup changes within the band's ranks:

"Alright everybody, as you may have seen in the past couple months, we have been through a couple changes as a band and recently went separate ways with our former bass player Blake Boyster and our vocalist Lloyd Schueler.

"We love these guys with all of our hearts and are still dear friends. With that being said we have a lot coming up for us in the near future that we are very excited about, and can't wait to share with you.

"With that being said, we would like to announce the two newest additions to Signals From Saturn, and some of the best friends we could possibly ask for to come along the future journey's of SFS with us. Please welcome Taylor Spinks on vocals, and Darren McClelland on bass/vocals.

"Some of you may know Taylor from his band The Engineered and Darren from his bands Straight Line Stitch and A Dark Orbit. We can't wait for the future. Thanks so much for all of your support so far! And please stay tuned for some news, right around the corner we will have a new track dropping!" More...

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Tormenter Reveals Static Tension Release

Previously self-released in a limited run by the band, "Prophetic Deceiver" from Tormenter is now seeing official release via Static Tension Recordings on July 24th, 2015. Recommended for fans of Exodus, Warbringer, and Destruction, you can check out a track off the album below, and the full track listing is as follows:

1. Snakes In The Throne Room
2. Hanging From A Noose
3. Prophetic Deceiver
4. Exile From Flesh
5. C.P.R
6. Critical Stasis
7. The Final Form
8. Sacrilege
9. Cosmic Collapse
10. Pulse Of Terror (2014) More...

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Humality Plots A Devastating "Trajectory"

Humality has an official video clip out now for the new single "Trajectory," taken off the upcoming "Now Here" EP release.

This new video was filmed & edited by Vagary Visual and features contortionist Elizabeth Sparks. Check out the clip below, or you can get a digital copy of the "Trajectory" single at Bandcamp here.

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Escaping Amenti Posts "Our World" Video

Swedish seven-piece apocalyptic metalcore band Escaping Amenti just launched a new single online via a lyric video. Get acquainted with the band through "Our World" below. For more info on Escaping Amenti, head over to Facebook here.

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Rezistor Releases New Album

Romanian thrash band Rezistor has a new album out now titled "By Any Means Necessary." You can check out the track "Take" below, or download the whole album for free at the Rezistor website here. The group also comments:

"Now that everything is finally finished and out in the open, we can share with you the reason(s) why it took us so long and also why things went so quiet around here: in short, we've been through hell and back... countless setbacks, life threatening health issues, backstabbing & sabotage within our own ranks, critical frictions with the local studio (again!), you name it.

"We've been hit long and hard. Honestly, there were times when we felt like throwing in the towel...but somehow in our darkest hour, the gods of (thrash) metal decided to gave us a hand and some really wonderful guys jumped in to help: we cannot thank you enough, Ionut Micu, for the exemplary support! Without your enthusiastic input and magical drumming, we would have never managed to record this album - these are not big words, just reality. And we'd also like to thank you, Marius Costache, for taking the difficult job of putting all the broken pieces back together and going out of your way to make it sound solid. And of course, kudos to Costin Chioreanu who agreed once again to join forces and delivered a killer album cover! Thank you all!

"But enough with the bad blood. This is a time for celebration and headbanging, so please pay us a visit at our website (although some nitpicking is still required to get the website up to date) and get your download link! I know some of you dislike MediaFire, but we decided to went with it because of the fast download rate (compared to other similar services). So... DOWNLOAD, LISTEN, AND PLAY THE SUCKER LOUD! ENJOY!" More...

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Winter's Verge Finishing New Album

Cyprus-based melodic power metal band Winter's Verge just issued the following update about wrapping up work on a new album:

"So, we are on to the next step before release! The mastering of our latest album was carried out by none other than Matias Kupiainen, guitar wizard of the mighty Stratovarius, and the results are predictably incredible. We have a truly great album waiting for you!

"We are now finishing off some other small details for the release, and we should have the first physical copies, along with some other treats and surprises, in our hands very soon!

"But for now, enjoy a blast from the past, in the form of a sun that appears in the winter!" More...

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Alone Posts First Music Video

Paris hardcore band Alone just released its first ever music video for the track "Turning Into You," which will appear on a self-titled album due out later this summer and mixed by Nick Jett from Terror. Check out the new clip below.

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Isnemor Explores The "Land Of The Setting Sun"

Isenmor is a dual-violin fronted folk metal band from Baltimore, MD, USA. The music of Isenmor's newest offering "Land Of The Setting Sun" takes elements of melodic death metal, Bathory influenced viking metal, some black metal and traditional folk music to create a fusion of sounds.

The album soars from fiddle to fiddle, chants to chants, combining with guitars, bass and fast drumming. You can now stream all of "Land Of The Setting Sun" below, or grab a copy of your own at Bandcamp here. The full track listing is:

1. Death Is a Fine Companion
2. Pyre
3. Land of the Setting Sun
4. So Willingly Deceived
5. The Old Mead Hall
6. In My Sword I Trust (Ensiferum cover)
7. Havoc (Eluveitie cover)
8. Pyre (acoustic version)
9. So Willingly Deceived (acoustic version) More...

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Noctum Posts Preview Clip Of New Single

Sweden's Noctum posted a preview clip of the new single "In Precious Time." The song appears on the new 7" entitled "Until Then...Until the End," which is set to drop on August 7th via Metal Blade Records. The single is the first new material since the 2013 debut full length "Final Sacrifice" (see review here) and features new guitarist Christoffer Löfgren (Blade), who took over for the outgoing Daniel Johansson in early May.

Following the release, the band will embark on the "Fly By Night" tour. For dates and venues, head over to this location.

Check out the clip here:

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Bullet For My Valentine Posts New Video

Hot on the release of new single, “You Want A Battle? (Here’s A War),” Bullet For My Valentine releases today a incendiary video for the track.

The song is featured on the band’s new album, "Vemon," which is due out on August 14th via RCA Records.

Directed and edited by Stuart Birchall (Bring Me The Horizon, Young Guns) and produced by Nathan Killham of Kode Media, “You Want A Battle? (Here’s A War)” is a narrative video that shines a light on domestic violence and abuse.

"I have always wanted to work with Bullet and I knew after talking with Matt [Tuck] that the style of storytelling I had in mind was very well suited to their own ideas,” says Birchall. “The band and label were very respectful of the creative process and allowed me to develop and refine concepts until we had the perfect fit. We were all keen on making a bold, dark statement about abuse that would resonate with a wide audience and complement this with a stylish performance. Everyone involved worked hard to bring the vision to life, it is always humbling to work with such dedicated cast and crew. As a filmmaker, being trusted and given creative freedom by the artist to interpret their message is where the most powerful work is done." More...

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Soulitude Announces "The Last Warning"

Spanish sci-fi themed power metal act Soulitude - the brainchild of Jevo (El Reno Renardo) - revealed the cover artwork for the upcoming fifth studio album "The Last Warning." The album drops this fall as an independent release, with the exact date to be announced.

The artwork was once again created by Xabier Amezaga, who has crafted all of the band's album covers to date. Below the still photo of the artwork (seen below) is a artwork reveal promo video, which was also created by Amazaga.

More information on the album is expected soon More...

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Kambrium Issues Live Footage Of "Beastly Hybris"

German melodic death metal act Kambrium released a video clip of the track "Beastly Hybris," which features footage from the recent Metal Frenzy Festival. The track appears on the band's sophomore full length "Dark Reveries" (2013) which is available via 7Hard Records (see review here).

Check out the clip here:

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Wolfheart Issues 2nd Teaser For "Shadow World"

Wolfheart posted up the second in a series of in studio footage and preview snippets for the upcoming new release "Shadow World." The sophomore effort drops on August 21st via Spinefarm Records.

The first single "Aeon of Cold" is available July 10th. The track listing is:

1. Aeon of Cold
2. Zero Gravity
3. Storm Centre
4. Last Of
5. All Winters
6. Nemesis
7. Abyss
8. Resistance
9. Veri

Check out the clip here: More...

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King Heavy To Release Debut This September

Chilean/Belgian doom metal band King Heavy is set to release the self-titled debut full length album via Cruz Del Sur Music on September 4th in Europe and September 18th in the U.S.

King Heavy is anything but the typical brand of mono-dimensional, superficial doom metal. Aside from strong elements of Candlemass and of the more traditional doom metal sound, King Heavy offers epic arrangements and a twisted touch that reminds of Black Sabbath's "Born Again," Celtic Frost's "Into the Pandemonium" and the early, darkest side of Danzig. The album contains seven songs for a total running time of over 47 minutes and was engineered, mixed and mastered by Pablo Clares at DM6 Studio, Chile; Vocals were recorded by Peter Maene at Creative Factory, Belgium.

Shortly after the release of the album, the band will engage an European tour which will bring them to Malta's Doom Fest, Dutch Doom Days and Biebob (the notorious Belgian metal club). Other tour dates will be published and confirmed very soon!

The track list for the album is:

1. La Gargola
2. Life AD
3. As Dawn Broke on The Day
4. Thirteen Chosen Ones
5. Wounds
6. The Crowning
7. He Who Spoke in Tongues More...

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Lachrymose Signs With Pure Steel Publishing

Greek dark melodic doom act Lachrymose has signed a worldwide deal with Pure Steel Publishing for the release of the debut album "Carpe Noctrum." Details on the album, including artwork and release date is expected soon.

"Carpe Noctum" was recorded at Revolver studios and was mixed and mastered by Chris Fielding (Conan, Primordial, Electric Wizard) at Skyhammer Studios in the U.K.

The band commented: “We are very pleased to announce that we have signed a worldwide deal with Pure Steel Publishing! 'Carpe Noctum,' our debut album, will finally be released after a great deal of work and dedication to our cause! Everything is in place. The best is yet to come.” More...

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Bone Gnawer Premieres Another New Track

Bone Gnawer, the death metal outfit led by Kam Lee (ex-Massacre, ex-Mantas) premieres another new track titled "Horrors In The House Of Human Remains" taken from the upcoming album "Cannibal Crematorium" which showcases numerous special guests like Dave Ingram (ex-Benediction, ex-Bolt Thrower), Mark Riddick (Fetid Zombie), Vincent Crowley (Acheron), and Noel Kemper (Gruesome Stuff Relish).

Check out now "Horrors In The House Of Human Remains" featuring Matt Witchclan of Deadman's Blood.

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