Metal News for February 5, 2011
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27 news articles posted on this day.
Crown The Lost uploaded a music video for the song "Separate Blood From Waste" late last year. The band has now posted an updated version of the video, which can be viewed below, and also commented on the clip:
"This is the updated version of the video for 'Separate Blood From Waste,' as we were too impatient the first time to wait until we could slap the mastered version of the song on the video. Kudos to Andy Pollack for hooking this up...and Egnac for hiding behind the couch."
South Wales based act Doom Child has posted a new song online titled "Sands of Time." You can hear the song in the clip below, which contains segments from various movies. You can also check out several demo tracks through the band's MySpace profile.
South African act Strident has posted a video clip online for the song "Power Metal From Space," which is off the band's latest album "Oath." You can check out the video below.
Recently formed Polish act Conscious Dysphoria has posted a clip online containing the new song "Desperate Cry." You can check out the song below.
Project Zooom has checked in with the following update about uploading early demo tracks:
"Just uploaded of two of my older tunes and fan faves. Had a lot of requests for some of my earlier works, with MySpace player now able to have 25 songs, this became possible. These are demos, since the masters were lost and all I have left are these versions.
"(Death Ride) is the riff heavy and faster of two, but is is also rawer in sound. Wanted to capture the element of live performance. (Feel the Fury) is more progressive in tone as well as has a more polished edge to it. Thank you again for your support."
You can listen to the "Death Ride" and "Feel The Fury" demos at this location.
U.S. based black metal act Haeresiarchs of Dis has issued the following announcement about posting the title track online from the band's upcoming album:
"The title track for In Obsecration of the Seven Darks has been posted on MySpace for streaming. Song is the first track off In Obsecration of the Seven Darks CD slated for April 19th release through Moribund Cult Records."
You can check out "In Obsecration of the Seven Darks," along with the previously uploaded song "Consummation of the Seed/Dawn" through the Haeresiarchs of Dis MySpace profile.
Supreme Pain recently signed to Massacre Records for the release of the new album "Divine Incarnation." The band has now issued the following brief announcement about the release:
"The new CD Divine Incarnation will be released on the 27th of may through Massacre Records. Soon a new song will be available on the myspace. Stay brutal and supreme greets!"
The track listing is as follows:
1. Dawn of a new era
2. The dark army
3. Damned creation
4. Treasonous disease
5. Trapped in heresy
6. Spiritual sickness
7. Divine incarnation
8. Putrefied Beauty
9. The fallen kingdom
10. Towards Hell
Kampfar's upcoming album "Mare," which was produced by Peter Tägtgren, is set for release through Nuclear Blast on March 25th in Europe and April 5th in North America. You can view a teaser trailer for the album below, and the band also commented:
"A teaser video from Mare is out Check the teaser video from Mare on this very page. The teaser was filmed in Hemsedal, were we made the pre-recordings for the album!"
Finnish guitar based power metal act Tiluland has posted a sampler track online, which features snippets from the band's entire new album "Axes of the Universe." You can check out the sampler track, along with the full songs "March of the Immortals" and "Tilu of the Kings" through the official Tiluland MySpace page.
The new album's track listing is as follows:
1. Prologue (to the Kings)
2. Tilu of the Kings
3. March of Immortals
5. Arctic Twilight
6. Warrior's Anthem
7. Epic Tilu Fantasy Part I: A Grand Tale
8. Epic Tilu Fantasy Part II: Axes of the Universe
9. Epic Tilu Fantasy Part III: Kaamos
Italian black metal act Wunjo has announced the band's "Eye of the Wolf" EP will be released through Talheim Records and will be limited to 100 hand numbered copies. The band has stated the release will "tell about the importance of the wolf in the Roman Empire."
The band also commented on other upcoming releases:
"(2011) Lvpvs in Fabvla - Split with Varg Order (GRE). CD Eternalwinter Records. Home recording Artwork by Eternalwinter Records. This album tells about the alliance of Ancient Rome and Ancient Greece.
"(2011) Da Vinci Tribute - Compilation. Cd Eternalwinter Records. Limited to 100 copies. Artwork by Eternalwinter Records."
Sylvan Realm is set to release the new album "The Lodge of Transcendence" on March 1st, 2011. The band has now posted a video clip online containing a new song from the album, titled "Disappear Into The Landscape," which can be viewed below.
Finnish metal act Moonsorrow has announced the band's new album will be titled "Varjoina Kuljemme Kuolleiden Maassa." The cover artwork for the album can be found at this location. 30 second snippets from each of the songs on the album are now available for streaming through Amazon. The album is set for release in the U.K. on February 21st and on February 28th in the rest of Europe.
The album's track listing is as follows:
4. Nälkä, väsymys ja epätoivo
7. Kuolleiden maa
Chrome Division, the "doomsday rock 'n roll" act featuring Shagrath of Dimmu Borgir and Bjorn Luna of Ashes to Ashes, recently announced the band finished recording a third full-length album. The as-yet-untitled album is set for release sometime in April through Nuclear Blast Records.
Chrome Division has issued the following announcement about working on two new music videos for songs off the upcoming album:
"Chrome Division are these days in the planning process to make 2 new music videos,in support of the new album that will be released in April. We are proud to announce that we will be working with no other than Patric Ullaeus from Revolver Film Company yet again. Same person who made the 'Serial Killer' video. More news to follow soon! Its Friday night and time to drink, cheers to all Chrome supporters worldwide."
Portugal based metal act Heavenwood previously announced the band's new album "Abyss Masterpiece" will be released in Europe on March 14th, 2011 through Listenable Records. The band has now announced the official U.S. release date has been set for March 22nd, 2011.
Confirmed song titles include: "The Arcadia Order," "Fading Sun," "Like Yesterday," "Winter Slave," "September Blood," "Sudden Scars," "A Poem For Mathilde," "Leonor," "Burden," "Goddess Presiding Over Solitude," "Morning Glory (In Manus Tuas Domine)" and "Her Lament."
The new song "Goddess Presiding Over Solitude" is also currently available for streaming through the band's MySpace profile.
Swedish metal act Hate Ammo announced last month that the band had begun pre-production for a new album. Hate Ammo has now checked in with the following update about replacing vocalist Peder Sundqvist:
"Hi! We have made a change in the line up. Peder Sundqvist is no longer a part of Hate Ammo. We wish him the best in the future, and his other band Assailant. Respect! We want you to give a big hail to our new singer, Mario Santos Ramos, also in the band FEARED."
You can also hear sample Hate Ammo tracks available for streaming at this location.
Dreadnox has issued the following announcement about recording a song for the "Fair Game" movement:
"Dreadnox Group launched the theme song of the Fair Game (movement aimed at ending the high taxes of games and game consoles). The production was done by Tribuzy and the mixes by Tribuzy and Alex Macedo at Full Sound Studios. The single cover was designed by Gustavo Sazes master. Check out our myspace player!"
You can find more information on the Fair Game initiative (in Portuguese) at this location.
German metal Queen Doro has announced the dates for her "In Rock" tour, which is in support of her latest release, the "25 Years In Rock" DVD/CD deluxe box set. The currently announced dates are as follows:
07.04.2011 SWE Stockholm - Swedenrock Cruise
09.04.2011 SWE Malmö - KB
10.04.2011 GER Rostock - Alte Zuckerfabrik
21.04.2011 BRA Rio de Janeiro - Ilha dos Pescadores
23.04.2011 BRA Sao Luis - Red Club
24.04.2011 BRA Sao Paulo - Carioca Club
26.04.2011 ARG Buenos Aires - Roxy Live
28.04.2011 COL Bogota - Teatro Mama
30.04.2011 MEX Mexico City - Circo Volador
18.06.2011 CZE Ckyne - Rocková Pumpa Festival
19.06.2011 FRA Clisson - Hellfest
24.06.2011 GER Dischingen -Rock Am Härtsfeldsee
13.08.2011 GER Thallichtenberg -Castle Rock Open Air
01.10.2011 RUS Moscow - Tochka Club
02.10.2011 RUS Sankt Petersburg - Avrora Club
04.10.2011 CZE Praha - KC Vltavská
05.10.2011 CZE Brno - Semilasso
07.10.2011 SVK Kosice - Jumbo Center
08.10.2011 SVK Bratislava - Majestic Music Club
09.10.2011 GER Memmingen - Kaminwerk
11.10.2011 ITA Milano - Limelight
13.10.2011 ESP Barcelona - Bikini
14.10.2011 ESP Lleida - Cotton Club
15.10.2011 ESP Bilbao - Rock Star Live
16.10.2011 ESP Madrid - Sala Heineken
18.10.2011 SWI Luzern - Schürr
20.10.2011 FRA Lyon - Ninkasi Kao
21.10.2011 FRA Paris - Alhambra
22.10.2011 BEL Wieze - Metal Female Voices Festival
08.12.2011 GER Saarbrücken - Garage
09.12.2011 GER Aschaffenburg - Colos-Saal
10.12.2011 GER München - Backstage Werk
11.12.2011 GER Hannover - Capitol
13.12.2011 GER Fulda - Kreuz
14.12.2011 GER Nürnberg - Hirsch
16.12.2011 GER Osnabrück - Rosenhof
17.12.2011 GER Herxheim - Festhalle
18.12.2011 GER Hamburg - Docks
Germany's Coronatus had announced in November of 2010 that the band was writing new material. Coronatus has now issued the following announcement about gearing up to enter the studio:
"Dear fans and friends,
"We wanted to say 'Thank you' for your constant support for Coronatus. Currently, the band is working on new material, which sounds extremely promising, and will enter the studio during August this year.
"There will be a few surprises with material and also musicians, and we believe, the new album will be a huge step forward for Coronatus. Sorry to keep you waiting this long, but we are sure, it will be worthwhile the wait!"
Spanish act In Pena has issued the following announcement about canceling the band's appearance at the Alcoy Inferno festival:
"We regret that we are not going to be possible to do this Saturday 5 February at the Alcoy festival Inferno Fest. The reason is an unwelcome flu that is hurting our vocalist Isidro.
"We hope he recovers soon and is in full power to the band's next concert, on February 19 in Room P'Aberse Matao of Valencia."
You can also listen to In Pena's music through the band's MySpace profile.
Hard rock veterans Motley Crue have announced a new batch of tour dates set to take place in the month of May. The majority of the concerts will be taking place in South America. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below:
May 01 - The Bamboozle - New Meadowlands Sports Complex - East Rutherford, NJ
May 19 - Estadio Cubierto Malvinas Argentinas - Buenos Aires, Argentina
May 20 - Estadio Cubierto Malvinas Argentinas - Buenos Aires, Argentina
May 24 - Palacio de los Deportes (The Sports Palace) - Mexico City, Mexico
May 26 - Teatro Banamex (Banamex Theatre) - Monterrey, Mexico
May 27 - Arena VFG - Guadalajara, Mexico
Jul. 27 - Cheyenne Frontier Days - Cheyenne, WY
Sludge metal veterans Eyehategod have announced that it will be releasing a new live DVD on March 22nd, 2011. The new DVD, simply titled "Live," is set to include 88-minutes of multi-camera footage from its 2009 performance in Baltimore, Maryland and 2010 concert in Cleveland, Ohio. The DVD will also include bonus clips from the last show of its 2010 European tour and videos never before released on DVD.
Here is the "Live" DVD tracklisting
2. Story Of The Eye
3. Jackass In The Will Of God
4. Take As Needed For Pain
5. Sister Fucker
6. Dixie Whiskey
7. White Nigger
9. Lack Of Almost Everything
10. Masters Of Legalized Confusion
14. $30 Bag
15. Kill Your Boss
16. Left To Starve
17. Children Of God
18. Blood Money
19. Crimes Against Skin
20. Dog's Holy Life
21. Serving Time In The Middle Of Nowhere
24. Run It Into The Ground
North Texas death metal outfit The Famine has posted a video trailer online to promote its forthcoming full length album "The Architects of Guilt." "The Architects of Guilt" is set for release on February 15, 2011. You can check out the trailer below:
The reunited "Animosity" lineup of Corrosion of Conformity, consisting of Mike Dean (bass, vocals), Woody Weatherman (guitar) and Reed Mullin (drums) has posted the following update online;
"The 3 of us (Mike, Reed and Woodroe) have been writing new music non-stop here lately. We have 12 songs or so ready to record when we head out to the studio in Los Angeles in the middle of March.
"I'd say the tunes cover a wide spectrum of the C.O.C sound from very Fast to Doom. Our long time producer John Custer (Blind, Deliverance, Wiseblood, AVD, Arms of God) will be working with us again on the new record and Mike Dean has threatened to join in on some of the production work as well.
"Also a lot of touring in the very near future. In addition to the already announced European dates in April we have scheduled a handful of U.S. dates and another European tour in June and July that will be confirmed shortly. Looking forward to all."
American death metal act Asesino, which features Fear Factory guitarist Dino Cazares and Tony Campos of Static X, has announced a small batch of tour dates set to take place through the United States and Mexico. You can view the newly announced dates, cities and venues below:
02/25 Brownsville, TX – Chapa’s Bar
02/26 Saltillo, MEX – Gimanisio Nazario Ortiz
02/27 Chihuahua, MEX – Salon La Herradura
03/03 Monterrey, MEX – Cafe Igauana
03/04 Nuevo Laredo, MEX – Rock House
03/05 Mexico City, MEX – Circo Volador
05/06 West Hollywood, CA – Whisky A Go Go
05/07 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick
05/13 Hollister, CA – The Vault
05/14 Fresno, CA – Babylon Club
Portland, Oregon melodic hardcore act It Prevails has posted some new footage from the studio online. The band are currently at Undercity Studios in Los Angeles, California recording its new release "Stroma." "Stroma" is planned for release later in the year through Mediaskare Records. You can view the video update below:
American alternative metal act P.O.D. has revealed the dates for its forthcoming World Tour. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below:
04/14 La Paz, BOL – Aire Libre
04/15 Buenos, Aries, ARG – THE
04/16 Brasilia, BRA – Arena
04/17 Sao Paulo, BRA – Virada Cultural Paulista
04/19 Vitoria, BRA – Ilhacustico
04/20 Rio de Janeiro, BRA – Cirque Voador
04/21 Riberao Preta, BRA – Centro Tai Wan
05/25 Warszawa, POL – Proxima Club
05/27 St. Petersburg, RUS – Orlandina
05/28 Moscow, RUS – Milk Club
05/29 Tallinn, EST – Rockcafe
05/30 Helsinki, FIN – Tavastia Club
06/01 Kiev, UKR – Bingo Club
06/02 Limburg, NET – Nieuwe Nor
06/03 Purmerend, NET – 3P
06/04 Faroe Island, DEN – Fjarda Festival
06/06 Bratislava, SLO – Majestic Music Club
06/07 Praha, CZE – Retro Music Hall
06/08 Budapest HUN – A38 Boat
06/10 Milan, ITA – Carroponte Rock Fest
06/11 Pinaerlla di Cervia, ITA – Rock Planet
06/13 Rome, ITA – TBA
06/16 Birmingham, UK – HMV Institute
06/17 London, UK – HMV Forum
06/18 Moira, IRE – Water 4 Life
07/15 Cape Town, SAF – Cape Town International Convention Centre
07/16 Johannesburg, SAF – Pavilion
07/17 Durban, SAF – ICC Arena
American deathcore act Molotov Solution has revealed the dates for its forthcoming headline tour of the United States. Support on the trek, which is being dubbed as "The Sanitation Of Humanity Tour," will come from Burning The Masses, Destruction Of A Rose, Murder Death Kill and King Conquer. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below:
04/01 Canoga Park, CA -- The Cobalt Cafe
04/02 Las Vegas, NV -- FeelGoods
04/03 Phoenix, AZ -- Warehouse 201
04/04 Albuquerque, NM -- El Rey Theater
04/05 Lubbock, TX -- Jake’s Sports Cafe
04/06 San Antonio, TX -- The White Rabbit
04/07 Plano, TX -- Eisenbergs Skatepark
04/08 Tulsa, OK -- Reverb
04/09 St. Louis, MO -- Fubar
04/10 Portage, IN -- Camelot Arena
04/11 Joliet, IL -- Mojoes
04/12 Columbus, OH -- The Seven Venue
04/13 Buffalo, NY -- Broadway Joe’s
04/14 Allentown, PA -- Croc Rock
04/18 Garwood, NJ -- Garwood VFW
04/19 Richmond, VA -- Jaxx
04/20 Greenville, NC -- Live
04/21 Charleston, SC -- The Oasis
04/22 Tampa, FL -- Transitions Art Gallery
04/23 Jacksonville, FL -- The Pit
04/24 Panama City, FL -- Beck’s Underground
04/25 Lawrenceville, GA -- The Boneyard Venue
04/27 Whitesburg, KY -- Letcher County Tourism Building
04/28 Glendale, WV -- Glendale Firehall