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Metal News for October 4, 2016

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31 news articles posted on this day.


Pit Stories: Fan Devotion

This week's Pit Story comes courtesy of a Canadian metal band that's been flying under the radar for far too long.

Ottowa outfit Chariots Of The Gods shares a tale about a devoted fan who got more than a little knocked around in the pit at a release show, but decided to stick it out anyway.

The band recalls the story like this:

This particular pit story happened at the release show for our first record "Tides of War." The show was packed and the venue pretty near maximum capacity (350 to 400). During one of our songs, I can't remember which, a big circle pit starting forming and things got pretty wild in there. One of our fan/friends, who wears glasses, got knocked over in the pit and his glasses broke.

As he put his hands down to try and get back up he cut his palm open on the broken lenses. People got him up, he then went to the bathroom to clean up and patch it up as best he could, then came back out and stayed for the rest of the show; only after did he leave for the hospital to get sowed up. Pretty dedicated metal head right there in my opinion.

This isn't the first time we've heard stories of crazy fan devotion - what's the worst injury you've seen a metal head sustain and still hang out to finish the rest of the set?

Chariots Of The Gods also just released new album "Ages Unsung" last month, which can be heard in full via the YouTube playlist below. More...

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Ortega Posts Full New Album

The Belgian doom/sludge noisemakers from Ortega have just shared a full stream of their forthcoming second full-length “Sacred States” ahead of its release tomorrow via Consouling Sounds.

Recorded by John Bart van der Wal (Aborted/Herder) and mastered by James Plotkin, “Sacred States” features guest contributions by Gnaw Their Tongues’ Maurice de Jong and Primitive Man’s Ethan Lee McCarthy.

The album release is a collaborative effort between Consouling Sounds (CD), Narshardaa Records (Vinyl) and Tartarus Records (Cassette). More...

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Albez Duz Streaming New Song

Later this month, the occult doom rock alchemists from Albez Duz will unleash the brooding fruit of the "Wings Of Tzinacan" full-length ALBUM. As a precursor to its official unveiling, the band is pleased to share "Our Lord The Flayed One" for public consumption.

Issues vocalist Alfonso Brito: "'Our Lord...' was born as an extremely slow doom song, but after being playing with the tempo and tonality, we decided to make it faster, and the feeling was just great! That's why this is the first song of our new album that we included in our live set."

New album "Wings Of Tzinacan" will see release via Listenable Records in Europe on October 21st, 2016 followed by a North American release of October 28th, 2016. More...

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Naat Streams Full New Album

Italian post metal band Naat just released a self-titled album via Argonauta Records and today all the songs come online - check it out below. The full "Naat" track listing is as follows:

1. Vostok
2. Falesia
3. Temo
4. Baltoro
5. Bromo
6. Dancalia
7. T’mor Sha More...

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Kuolemanlaakso Releases New Video

A music video for "My Last Words" taken from new Kuolemanlaakso album "M. Laakso - Vol. 1: The Gothic Tapes" is out now (check out our review here). Laakso himself comments:

"'My Last Words' is one of the most honest and personal songs that I've ever written. It's basically a pre-written message to my children; what I'd like to tell them them, when my time comes. Perhaps it will bring comfort in the time of grief someday. As long as there are dreams and memories, death is not the end.

"Nature and the symbolism of the biological cycle have always been key issues in the aesthetics of both Kuolemanlaakso and my solo album. This clip is almost meditative in its character. It's basically what someone might see with closed eyes while listening to the song."

The video was created by Jukka Uitto, Pete Voutilainen, and Nadi Hammouda. It was shot in Helsinki and Kuopio, amidst Laakso's childhood scenery. More...

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Allegaeon Album Hits The Charts

Melodic death metal outfit Allegaeon recently released fourth full-length album "Proponent for Sentience" via Metal Blade Records. For this latest effort, the group debuted on various music charts in the USA:

#6 Top New Artist Albums
#9 Top Albums Market Share - RED
#11 Current Hard Music Albums
#24 Record Label Independent Current Albums
#33 Current Rock Albums
#41 Internet Albums
#67 Current Digital Albums
#81 Digital Albums
#99 Top Current Albums More...

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This Gift Is A Curse Gearing Up For Tour

This Gift Is A Curse today announces new European tour dates for October and November in support of latest album "All Hail the Swinelord."

This time round, the Swedish sludge black metal beats will mainly hit France with short excursions to Germany and Switzerland. A list of all confirmed shows can be viewed below.

27 Oct 16 Rouen (FR) Le 3 Pièces
28 Oct 16 Nantes (FR) Le Ferrailleur
29 Oct 16 Bordeaux (FR) Le Fridge
30 Oct 16 Montpellier (FR) Black Sheep
31 Oct 16 Marseille (FR) Le Molotov
01 Nov 16 Genève (CH) L'Usine Kalvingrad
02 Nov 16 Strasbourg (FR) Mudd Club
03 Nov 16 Frankfurt (DE) Freikönigskeller
04 Nov 16 Troyes (FR) Mac Callary's
05 Nov 16 Paris (FR) Le Klub More...

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Zhrine Recruits New Drummer

Zhrine just announced that former Angist and Ophidian I drummer Tumi Snær Gíslason will take over all duties on the sticks from long-time collaborator Stefán Ari Stefánsson. The dark Icelanders furthermore announce new tour dates in the U.S. for November.

The band comments: "After nine years of musical collaboration, we regretfully announce that our original drummer Stefán Ari Stefánsson has parted ways with Zhrine. Since joining our friends from The Vintage Caravan some years ago, his availability has obviously been much reduced and with the recent success of both bands our situation grew untenable." More...

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Counterparts Releases New Video

Canadian hardcore band Counterparts just premiered a brand new video for “Stranger,” which is featured on the band’s latest album, "Tragedy Will Find Us." Brendan Murphy from Counterparts comments:

"Hope you guys dig the 'Stranger' video. It's a bit of an insane concept... a band playing and some b-roll footage cut in between. Crazy, I know. If you like what you hear, come catch us on tour with Parkway Drive and We Came as Romans this month! If you don't like it then I guess we'll try harder next time. Love you."

Counterparts’ new video for “Stranger” comes just as the band has kicked off a fall tour with Parkway Drive and We Came As Romans, which continues until the end of the month. More...

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FlaktiiN Streams New Song

Today, the war metal upstarts from FlaktiiN premiere new track "To Annihilate to Extinction" online - listen in below. The track hails from the band's forthcoming debut demo, "Souls For The Legions," set for international release on November 11th on cassette tape via War Arts Productions.

1. Unleash Hell (intro)
2. To Annihilate to Extinction
3. Inverted
4. Blood Genocide
5. Slaves of a Higher Authority
6. Rotten Humanity More...

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Pitch Black Process Comments On New Album

Pitch Black Process just checked in with the following announcement about releasing a follow-up to the "Hand of God?" album:

"Time to tell something about our upcoming album, 'Derin.' Whether with the concept and content or with all the things we have been through in the production process, it has become very different and special (unique) album for us.

"This different and unique album will be available from different and special channels as itself. In Turkey, It will be released and distributed by Atlantis Yapim, which has been dealing with organization and booking operations of some very big Turkish artists including Teoman, MFÖ, Kenan Dogulu. 'Derin' will be their first product as a label in the market.

"Foreign operations of 'Derin' such as licensing and distribution will be handled by EMP Label Group, which is established by legendary bass player, David Ellefson, of legendary band Megadeth a few months ago but escalated and made a distinguished name for itself in a short while. We are at the very beginning of highly exciting new era and we are really impatient to present it to you. 'Derin' will coming out soon with tons of other surprises! Stay tuned!" More...

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Stealing Axion Issues Band Update

Phil Willmarth from Stealing Axion just issued this statement online about the band's status and upcoming material:

"Hey everyone. I feel like I should let everyone know what's up with us. I am going to be completely honest with you all. I don't know what's going on. I don't know what we are. I don't know who we are. Each of us has changed so drastically over the last few years.

"We've gone through a bunch of stuff. A lot of drummers. Josh left. Dan and I grew apart... it's very difficult to say what we are now. So let's say what we're not. We're not dead.

"Not sure if I should be saying this as I don't want to promise something and fall short as we seem to be doing that really well. But here is some information you guys might like. More work has been done on new music this week. We have a NEW EP coming out soon I hope. More...

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Extinction A.D. Gears Up For Tour

New York thrash group Extinction A.D. will hit the road in November and December for the "Black Blood Streams Through the States" tour, a full U.S. trek that sees the band bring its thrash attack to both coasts.

The band laid down the law in 2015 with debut full-length "Faithkiller" on Good Fight Music, with lyrics decrying CIA coverups and media fear-mongering. See the band live supporting that album on these dates:

Nov 10 - Allston, MA @ O'Brien's
Nov 11 - Clifton Park, NY @ Trick Shot Billiards
Nov 12 - Richmond, VA @ 25 Watt
Nov 14 - Nashville, TN @ Autograph Studios
Nov 15 - New Orleans, LA @ Siberia
Nov 16 - Houston, TX @ Walters
Nov 17 - Austin, TX @ Dirty Dog
Nov 19 - Tempe, AZ @ Tempe Tavern
Nov 20 - Fullerton, CA @ Slidebar
Nov 22 - Sacramento, CA @ Starlite Lounge
Nov 25 - Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven
Nov 26 - Portland, OR @ Twilight Cafe
Nov 27 - Boise, ID @ Shredder
Nov 28 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Club X
Nov 30 - Denver, CO @ Three Kings
Dec 4 - Brooklyn, NY @ Gold Sound More...

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Santa Marta Announces U.S. Shows

Santa Marta has solidified a strong live touring lineup based around Mary Zimmer (ex-White Empress, Luna Mortis):

Erik Tyler - Guitar
Emily Zimmer (The Zimmer Effect) – Guitar
Eli Pete (ex-Epicurean, Aeous) - Bass
Joey Steele (Aeous) - Drums

Joining Santa Marta for the USA leg of an upcoming November tour will be Minnesota-based band Discord Curse. More...

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Combichrist Discusses "This is Where Death Begins"

Combichrist started in Norway in the early ‘90s by Andy LaPlegua. He was enraptured by the ambiance found in industrial music. While techno bars are a common site in Europe now, LaPlegua’s hometown was unaccustomed to the hard beat at this time. Being such a small town, the musicians were part of a close-knit scene where he lent his time to various projects and genres. Metal was his main love and if it weren’t for a legendary black metal player, LaPlegua would have never known the dark sonic passageways of industrial music. This new discovery led to him trying something different, which alienated the metal scene but brought in new faces.

While LaPlegua disenchanted his metal scene when he formed Combichrist, now many of his early followers of Combichrist dispute his new-found direction. “This is Where Death Begins,” the group’s eighth studio full-length, shows the group stepping away from the synth-based electronica of their earlier period and donning a more metallic shell. This new-found direction has led to the most success of the band’s career. “This is Where Death Begins” is on pace to be his all-time best selling album. This was done without feeling trapped by the approval of his fans. The band recently played in front of a massive crowd at Knotfest and has been on tour with Cavalera Conspiracy. With a six-man live group, including two drummers and two guitarists, Combichrist puts on an energetic show few can duplicate.

On the off days of the Cavalera tour, Combichrist heads to smaller cities to headline their own shows. These concerts give their fans much meatier performances, including a set list culled from throughout their career plus many current favorites. Before they took the stage in Austin, Texas, Andy LaPlegua spoke with me about their new album and tour. More...

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Homewrecker Streaming "Prophet Liar"

Homewrecker's new track "Prophet Liar" makes its debut online today, which is one-fourth of new EP "Extinction by Design." The track tells a tale of love and sacrifice in the French Revolution and can be heard below.

Recorded and mixed by Andy Nelson (Harm's Way, Eternal Sleep), and mastered by Brad Boatright (Nails, Full of Hell), the "Extinction By Design" EP drops October 14th on Good Fight Music.

Homewrecker is currently on tour in Europe alongside Weekend Nachos, with a US. tour supporting Skeletonwitch to follow. Catch the band live: More...

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Furia Releasing New EP

October 16th will see the release of a brand new double EP from Poland’s cult act Furia. Entitled "Guido," the name is taken after a mine of the same name in Zabrze, Poland where the entirety of the material was recorded live, 320 metres underground. Mixing and mastering took place at the Czysciec studio in the Silesian town of Chorzów.

"Guido" is comprised of two separate parts. The first one, entitled “Stara Polska Ksiezycowa,” will contain two brand new tracks; while the second part, entitled “Ubrdy cz. 1,” will showcase three improvised tracks.

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To The Wind Streams New Album

Seattle’s hardcore/metal band To The Wind will release new album "The Brighter View" on Friday, and in anticipation just debuted a stream of the entire record for fans today.

The new album is due out on October 7th from Pure Noise Records and can be pre-ordered here. To The Wind's Tanner Murphy comments:

"Much like our prior releases, we don't really filter anything in this record. I try to be 100% genuine in my lyrics regardless of the topic, and that hasn't changed. Don't let the album title deceive you. We're not putting this out to say that our views on life have gotten 'brighter,' or that this is our most positive record. It's just about TRYING to find a positive light in life even when it can seem impossible sometimes.

"I feel like we took a similar route as our previous records while writing this album, but we are all a little bit older now. I think our writing has naturally matured the longer this band has been around. With each release we try to progress and try new things. But, we always try to keep our core sound and be real to those listening. I think this is our most complete album instrumentally, vocally, and lyrically."

New album "The Brighter View" was produced by Comeback Kid vocalist/guitarist Andrew Neufeld and To The Wind kicks off a tour in support of the new record on Friday with labelmates Vanna. More...

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Gorguts Kicks Off Tour

The death metal pioneers from Gorguts have kicked off their headlining North American tour. The "Pleiades Dust" tour began in Brighton, MA and covers North America over the month. A full list of confirmed tour dates can be found below.

Oct. 3 Brighton, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
Oct. 4 Montreal, QC @ Theatre Fairmont
Oct. 5 Ottawa, ON @ Maverick's
Oct. 6 Toronto, ON @ Hard Luck
Oct. 7 Cleveland, OH @ Agora Ballroom
Oct. 8 Chicago, IL @ Subterranean
Oct. 9 Minneapolis, MN @ Cabooze
Oct. 10 Winnipeg, MB @ The Park Theatre
Oct. 11 Regina, SK @ The Exchange
Oct. 12 Edmonton, AB @ The Starlite Room
Oct. 14 Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theater
Oct. 15 Seattle, WA @ Studio 7
Oct. 16 Portland, OR @ Panic Room
Oct. 19 San Francisco, CA @ DNA Lounge
Oct. 20 W. Hollywood, CA @ The Roxy
Oct. 21 San Diego, CA @ Brick By Brick
Oct. 22 Mesa, AZ @ Club Red
Oct. 24 Fort Worth, TX @ The Rail Club
Oct. 25 Austin, AZ @ Dirty Dog Bar
Oct. 27 Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
Oct. 28 Baltimore, MD @ Metro Gallery
Oct. 29 Philadelphia, PA @ Voltage Lounge More...

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Balfor Reveals New Album

Balfor just checked in with this announcement about gearing up to release a new album in early 2017:

"We are very excited to reveal the first details of our new album entitled 'Black Serpent Rising'. The cover artwork was created by a talented Ukrainian artist Nugeslag who was the talent and mastermind behind the cover artwork on the latest Rotting Christ albums.

"His work is unique and exquisite, and captures perfectly the whole concept of the album. A true piece of art! 'Black Serpent Rising' will be released January 15th via Drakkar Productions."

01. Serpents Of The Black Sun
02. Dawn Of Savage
03. Unbounded Wrath Of Venom
04. Heralds Of The Fall
05. Among The Fallen Ones
06. Wolfbreed
07. A Vulture’s Spell
08. Crimson Stronghold More...

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Oni Releases "Barn Burner" Lyric Clip

Technical progressive metal band Oni has announced the release of debut scorcher "Ironshore," due out Black Friday, November 25th via Blacklight Media/Metal Blade Records.

After turning heads with first single "Eternal Recurrence," the band is following with new track "Barn Burner," which you can hear below. "Barn Burner" is presented in lyric video form, directed by Wovenwar/ex-As I Lay Dying guitarist Nick Hipa.

Bassist Chase Bryant discusses the inspiration behind the track: "Our front-man, Jake Oni, and I originally discussed including a 'get in the pit and die' track on the album, and 'Barn Burner' is that track. Musically, we went for something fast, heavy, and based around dream-like, mysterious tones. The track is inspired by a dream I had about parallel universes - I could see them all lined up like ripples in the water. A girl walked between the ripples and changed her surroundings at will. After having that vivid dream and working on conceptualizing it with Jake, the lyrics for 'Barn Burner' just poured themselves onto the page."

1. Barn Burner
2. Eternal Recurrence
3. The Only Cure (featuring Randy Blythe of Lamb of God)
4. The Science
5. Spawn and Feed
6. Chasing Ecstasy
7. Kanvas
8. Thrive
9. Coast to Coast More...

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A Killers Confession Taps Brian "Head" Welch

A Killers Confession, the new project of former Mushroomhead vocalist Waylon Reavis, just announced that Korn guitarist Brian “Head” Welch tracked guitars for a guest appearance on debut single “A Killer’s Confession,” which will be released to digital retailers on Halloween.

The eponymous track comes from the debut full-length LP, "Unbroken," set for release on February 17tg, 2017 via EMP Label Group/eOne, with album art handled by “Mister Sam” Shearon.

Waylon Reavis commented via Facebook: “So in case you missed it (check out my last live video to find out more), my brother Brian 'Head' Welch has graciously recorded guitars for a guest spot on 'A Killer's Confession,' the first single from the upcoming A Killer's Confession album 'Unbroken!' I can't BEGIN to thank him enough for his incredible support! (And I can't WAIT for you all to hear it!!)"

Additionally, A Killers Confession has announced its first live show, December 17th at Cleveland’s Agora, with special guests Dead By Wednesday. More...

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Night Ranger Announces Live Release

Celebrating the launch of the band's 35th anniversary, more than 17 million albums sold worldwide and 3000 live shows performed, Night Ranger continues to rock with the release of "35 Years And A Night in Chicago."

This live release will be available December 2nd via Frontiers Music Srl on 2CD/DVD, Blu-Ray, and MP3 (audio only). Frontiers will also release a new studio album from the iconic band in the first half of 2017.

"After 35 years of recording and touring, we thought it was about time to rock out a live album for all the fans that have been coming to see us. And for those who have yet to experience a live Night Ranger show.... enjoy the ride!" says Jack Blades of the new release.

Kelly Keagy added: "For the past 35+ years this band has been knocking out audiences across the globe and continues to do so. All of it building to this one night in Chicago that sums up what Night Ranger has always been about. Great, high-energy, rock 'n' roll. To the fans, we salute you!" More...

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Lost Opera Announces "Hidden Sides" Release

French symphonic metal band Lost Opera will release sophomore album "Hidden Sides" on October 14th, 2016. The cover artwork is available below, while the "Hidden Sides" track listing will be as follows:

1. The Inquisitor 01:28
2. Today I Cry 04:05
3. Follow the Signs 05:20
4. Rage 04:50
5. Betrayal 05:38
6. The Lonely Owl 05:11
7. The Sinner 01:49
8. May I? 04:57
9. So Wrong 06:18
10. O.P.S 05:49
11. My Silent Hill 05:42
12. The Weight of the Cross 05:08 More...

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Anciients Streaming Full New Album

Vancouver's Anciients is now streaming all of forthcoming album "Voice of the Void" in the YouTube playlist available below. Regarding the album, guitarist/vocalist Kenneth Cook comments:

"This record includes some of our heaviest music, and darkest themes to date. We traveled a bit further from some of the classic rock elements that were throughout our previous record , and focused a bit more on the metal aspects of our sound this time around. I can speak for all of us when I say this record is something we are very stoked on, and we couldn't be happier with how the final product turned out. I think we have upped the ante in a lot of ways when compared to Heart of Oak. The overall sound quality and recording of 'Voice of the Void' turned out amazing ! I think this record compliments our previous work quite well. We can't wait to hit the road and share this new material with our fans in a live setting."

Guitarist Chris Dyck continues: "'Voice of the Void' for me, is the logical progression musically and lyrically from Heart of Oak. It goes further in each direction we explored on the debut; heavy parts are heavier, fast parts are faster and so forth. In terms of theme/lyrics. this record is far more cynical and less hopeful than the debut. It metaphorically addresses some life choices/paths etc and what we see happening in the world. Its a darker and more pissed off album. I feel like we have hit our stride and I'm stoked as hell to get on the road and play these songs live!" More...

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Shark Infested Daughters Announces New Tour

Calgary, AB metalcore six piece Shark Infested Daughters just announce the band will be performing dates in British Columbia and Alberta as part of a tour in support of forthcoming album "These Tides, Our Tombs," due out on November 11th.

The tour will kick off in Vancouver, BC on November 3rd and end in Grande Prairie, AB on November 13th with select dates supported by Nanaimo, BC's The Body Politic and Edmonton, AB's Corvus The Crow (dates listed below).

"These Tides, Our Tombs" features 10 assaulting tracks plus a bonus acoustic version of previous single "Tidebringer." After an entire year of demos and writing, Shark Infested Daughters worked with producer Rob Kukla (Arbitrator) to establish the album tracks and had mixing plus mastering done by Sacha Laskow (Every Hour Kills).

The band comments on the release: "'These Tides, Our Tombs' is a project that has been in the works for the last two years. Our entire goal was to create an album that challenged all of us musically plus would break down the genre walls placed upon us by our previous releases. On a lyrical standpoint, the album is an emotional roller coaster touching on subjects such as loss, suicide and depression. 'These Tides' symbolizes the negativity that surrounds us; 'Our Tombs' symbolizes how we choose to deal with them. It's either sink or swim. We hope the fans will feel the same raw emotion we put into writing this record. More...

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Deranged Exposes "The Frail Illusion Of Osteology"

Long-running Swedish death metallers Deranged premiered a lyric video for the new track "The Frail Illusion Of Osteology," which is featured on the band's upcoming album "Struck By A Murderous Siege." The album is scheduled for an October 28th release on Agonia Records. Check it out in the player below.

The band's first studio album in five years (and ninth altogether) was recorded at Berno Studio (Amon Amarth, The Crown, Witchery) in Malmö, Sweden. The album's cover artwork was created by Mike Hrubovcak (Grave, Six Feet Under, Sinister).

Guitar player & main songwriter, Thomas Ahlgren, commented on the album: "The new Deranged album, titled 'Struck By A Murderous Siege' is a blend of classical Deranged brutality with a bit of new elements that will fit perfectly both old and new Deranged fans. You can be sure about that! The album, consisting of five fast, grinding and shredding songs and three heavy mid-tempo tunes, will give the listener the most interesting and varied Deranged album so far. Prepare to hear the echoes of serial killers and brutality!"

On October 28th, Deranged will also release a special compilation album "Postmortem Rituals", that will feature a collection of rare demo tapes and 7" singles, all newly remastered from original DAT tapes.

The track listing for "Struck By A Murderous Siege" is:

1. The Frail Illusion Of Osteology
2. Hello From The Gutters
3. Reverent Decomposition (streaming here)
4. Shivers Down Your Broken Spine
5. Cold Icy Hands
6. Struck By A Murderous Siege
7. Toy Box Torture Chamber
8. Undead Instrument By Grim Ascendancy

Check out "The Frail Illusion Of Osteology" here: More...

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Possessed, Belphegor & Absu Touring Europe

The godfathers of the death metal genre Possessed and Austrian blackened death metal veterans Belphegor will be touring Europe coming December, supported by America's finest black metal export Absu. Co-Headliners Belphegor and Possessed will be rotating each night playing 1 hour sets, do not miss this tour of legends!

Check out all dates of the “Evil Over Europe”-Tour below:

Possessed (Rotating Headliner)
Belphegor (Rotating Headliner)
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Kyy Premieres New Song "Legio Serpenti"

Finnish black metal unit Kyy premieres a new song entitled "Legio Serpenti", taken from the upcoming debut album "Beyond Flesh - Beyond Matter - Beyond Death", which will be out in stores November 4th via Saturnal Records.

Check out now "Legio Serpenti" below.

Says Kyy about "Legio Serpenti": More...

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Echelon Premieres "Plague of the Altruistic"

International death metal supergroup Echelon - featuring Hail of Bullets and Paganizer members - premieres a new song entitled "Plague of the Altruistic", taken from the upcoming new album "The Brimstone Aggrandizement", which will be out in stores December 22 via Transcending Obscurity Records.

Check out now "Plague of the Altruistic" below.

The artwork for the as of yet untitled effort will be created by Mark Riddick (from Transcending Obscurity Records label mates Fetid Zombie). More...

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The Dillinger Escape Plan Teases New Song

The Dillinger Escape Plan premieres a new song entitled "Manufacturing Discontent", taken from the upcoming farewell album "Dissociation", which hits stores on October 14th.

Check out now a preview of "Manufacturing Discontent" below.

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