Metal News for January 22, 2011
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21 news articles posted on this day.
Germany's Burial Vault has checked in with the following update about the band's upcoming activity:
"Hey folks, it is quite a long time since we wrote our last blog. If you thought that nothing's going on in the Burial Vault-camp, you were wrong.
"Soon we will post some very interesting news and these shall be the first of these news: On 31.01.2011 at 9:05 pm we will be at the 'Dr. Rock & Mr. Metal' radio show on Ems-Vechte-Welle. For more information on the broadcast station, check out this website here."
Dread the Forsaken has issued the following announcement about streaming the band's entire "Unbound" album online:
"The entire Dread the Forsaken - 'Unbound' CD has been launched for streaming at Geek Radio. Just go to this location to stream the entire CD free of charge.
"The stream will be live until 2/14. Also (reminder), go to here to order the CD. Cheers!"
Montana based "mountain metal" act Throne of Malediction recently re-recorded its debut full-length album "Ceremonial Blood," which is set for release later this year. A pre-mastered version of the re-recorded song "Red Death" is now available both for streaming and as a free download through the band's Reverbnation page.
Throne of Malediction also recently posted a pre-mastered version of the re-recorded track "The Only One." Details on that song can be found at this location. The album's release date will be announced when it is made available.
Guwahati, India based metal act Weeping Roses is currently streaming the band's debut single "Labyrinth of Lies" online. The song can be heard or downloaded for free via the Weeping Roses Reverbnation profile. The band also commented:
"Weeping Roses a 5 piece metal core band hails from Guwahati. For the last three years Weeping Roses has been performing at most of the college fests and recently they have released their debut single Labyrinth of Lies."
Mayan, the new band featuring Mark Jansen of Epica, has posted two new brief video clips online from the band's time recording new material. You can check out the first video below and the second is available after the jump.
MusikUniverse.net has posted new 2011 rehearsal footage online from Voivod. You can check out the band rehearsing material in the video clip below.
The member of Ozzy Osbourne have checked in with a new episode of "OzTV" from their stop at the Toyota Center in Houston,TX on Jan 18, 2011. You can view the footage in the video clip below.
Norway's Iskald has posted an e-card online featuring samples from the band's new album "The Sun I Carried Alone." You can check out the e-card here.
The new album's track listing is as follows:
2. Under The Black Moon
3. Natt utover Havet
4. Forged By Wolves
5. I Lys Av Mørket
6. The Sun I Carried Alone
7. Rigor Mortis
8. These Dreams Divine
9. Burning Bridges
A Haunted Mantra has issued the following announcement about an upcoming release show for the band's new EP:
"EP release and upcoming show! Hey everyone, we got booked for the Charlotte MPA Live Festival at Tremont on March 12th! Feel free to let us know if you want tickets, we will probably have a show in Davidson, NC before then where we will be selling advance tickets.
"Also, our EP is streaming on our Myspace and available for purchase on iTunes, Amazon, and CD Baby! Feel free to leave comments/reviews!"
The self-titled EP's track listing is as follows:
1. Across the Blackened Sky
3. Septoplastic Carnage
Full Metal Rock conducted an interview with members Masaki Murashita and Travis Thune of Hemoptysis at the NAMM 2011 convention. You can check out footage from the interview in the video clip below.
Belgian black metal act Saille is currently streaming a new track online from the band's debut album "Irreversible Decay." You can check out the new song "Maere" via the band's MySpace page.
The “Irreversible Decay” track listing is as follows:
2. Passages of the Nemesis
3. Overdose of Gray
4. Plaigh Allais
5. The Orion Prophecy
Tucson, Arizona based metal act Our Daily Trespasses is currently offering its self-titled demo as a free MP3 download. You can stream or download all three tracks from the demo via the band's Last.fm page.
The track listing for the demo is as follows:
1. Tear In Reality
3. No Peace From Sleep
Our Daily Trespasses will also be performing at an upcoming show alongside Ensphere at The Plexus in Tucson, which takes place on February 18th, 2011. Details on the show can be found at this location.
Rabbits has posted another new track, titled "Duck, The Pigs," from the band's forthcoming Relapse debut "Lower Forms" online now via AlarmPress.com at this location. Rabbits has previously posted the track “Burn, Sun, Burn” on the band's Facebook page.
"Lower Forms" is set for a February 15th North American release date (February 28th internationally). Rabbits recorded Lower Forms at the Type Foundry in Portland, OR with Jeremy Romagna and Lauren Newman.
Shadowside has checked in with the following update about recording new material:
"Hello rockers! Shadowside are right now at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden, busy with recordings of their upcoming album. In charge of the production is Fredrik Nordström, one of the most respected Rock and Metal producers nowadays. As well as playing guitar for Dream Evil, Nordström is also known for his works with At the Gates, Arch Enemy, In Flames, Soilwork, Everygrey, Bring me the Horizon and many others.
"Recording process is progressing well. All drum parts are finished and as of this moment they have begun working on guitars. The release date has not been set yet but the album should be available in Spring/Summer 2011 under SHP Records, North American label distributed by Universal Music that signed a worldwide deal with Shadowside for the release of this material, right before a long European tour as W.A.S.P.'s special guests that lasted nearly 2 months and went through 17 countries. On those performances, Dani Nolden (vocals), Raphael Mattos (guitars), Ricardo Piccoli (bass) and Fabio Buitvidas (drums) played 'Gag Order,' one of the songs that are going to be on this new CD. More...
Singapore's Rudra has issued the following announcement about the release date of the band's new album:
"The release date for Brahmavidya: Immortal I has been set for 3rd March 2011. The album will be released independently via Sonic Blast Media, and for the first time fans will be able to have a premium Vinyl LP edition of a Rudra album. Official Press release will follow soon."
The new album's track listing is as follows:
1. Now, Therefore……
2. Illusory Enlightenment
3. Ravenous Theories of Deception
4. Vultures of Slavery
5. Incredulous Void
6. Sinister Devotion
7. Harrowing Carrions of Syllogism
8. Embryonic Theologies
9. Supposed Sages of Sensuality
10. Hymns of the Immortal Self
11. Advaita Samrajya
Tommy Rogers, vocalist of the progressive death metal act Between the Buried and Me, has posted bootleg footage online from his recent appearance joining Washington grind act Owen Hart on stage for a special Pantera covers set. The setlist included the following tracks:
1. Mouth For War
3. Fucking Hostile
4. The Great Southern Trendkill/I’m Broken
North Texas death metal outfit The Famine has posted the third clip in a series of behind-the-scenes video blogs online in anticipation of the forthcoming album, "The Architects of Guilt." The video, which can be viewed below, was filmed during The Famine’s summer 2010 recording sessions. "The Architects of Guilt" will hit stores on February 15th, 2011.
The track listing is as follows:
1. The New Hell
2. Ad Mortem
3. We Are The Wolves
4. Turner Classic Diaries
5. Bigger Cages, Longer Chains!
6. The Crown and The Holy See
7. VII The Fraudulent
8. A Pavement Of Good Intentions
9. A Fragile Peace
10. Pyrithion House
11. To The Teeth
Polish death metal act Decapitated has revealed that it will be entering RG Studio in Gdansk, Poland on February 9, 2011 to begin the recording of its fifth studio album. The new album is set for a late 2011 release through Nuclear Blast Records. The follow-up to 2006's "Organic Hallucinosis" will be produced by Wacek Kieltyka and engineered by Malta Arkadiusz Malczewski. Drums will be recorded with Daniel Bergstrand who will also handle the album's mixing duties.
Decapitated's as-yet-untitled new album was voted one of the "Top 25 Most Anticipated Albums of 2011" in Decibel magazine’s February 2011 issue which is available now.
Swedish technical metal act Meshuggah recently took part in a video interview with Decibel Magazine where it discussed the writing process for its as-yet-untitled forthcoming album. You can view the video clip below:
Florida death metal veterans Six Feet Under have posted new footage online taken from its forthcoming live DVD release. The new DVD, titled "Wake The Night! Live In Germany," was filmed during the band's recent headline appearance at Germany's Party.San Open Air. "Wake The Night! Live In Germany" is set for release on February 1st, 2011 in North America through Metal Blade Records.
Here is the "Wake The Night! Live In Germany" tracklisting:
1. No Warning Shot
2. Silent Violence
3. Revenge Of The Zombie
4. Feasting On The Blood Of The Insane
5. The Day The Dead Walked
6. Seed Of Filth
7. Shot In The Head
8. Torn To The Bone
9. Suffering In Ecstasy
10. The Enemy Inside
11. The Evil Eye
12. Victim Of The Paranoid
13. Human Target
15. Ghosts Of The Undead
16. Shadow Of The Reaper
17. Beneath A Black Sky
Within Temptation has posted its new single, "Faster," online taken from the band's new album "The Unforgiving," which can be streamed below. "The Unforgiving" is set for release in March of 2011 through Roadrunner Records.