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Metal News for March 19, 2016

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8 news articles posted on this day.

Ragehammer Releasing Split With Turbocharged

Only two weeks left until the premiere of "Enlightenment by Bloodletting," a split release between Swedish bulldozer Turbocharged and Polish violators Ragehammer.

The release consists of two brand new tracks by both bands and the entire affair was mastered by M. (No Solace), while the stunning visual side was taken care of by Robert A. von Ritter and Mentalporn.

The digital version of the split is now available for free download here. The collectors' physical edition of "Enlightenment by Bloodletting" will be out on March 31st, 2016 on the joint forces of Godz Ov War Productions and Mythrone Promotion, strictly limited to 300 copies as black vinyl 7" EP. More...

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Otep Streaming New Track

Today the third song from Otep's "Generation Doom" comes online. Check out "In Cold Blood" below. Otep had the following to say to AfterEllen.com about the song:

"There are nights I think of you. Suffering in the sweet amnesia of nostalgia. Then I remember the cold loneliness of being by your side & I hear my own voice whispering in the night, 'There's something wrong with me for thinking something's right with you. In cold blood. In cold blood.' This bit of writing created the song 'In Cold Blood.' It was really hard to share something so private and personal but I'm glad I did." More...

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Wormwitch Posts "Coffin Birth" Video

Vancouver, BC’s newest black metal trio Wormwitch premieres a debut music video today for the single "Coffin Birth," which has yet to be given an EP to reside on.

The stark film showcases the band’s infinite dedication to this dark, illustrious rendition of black metal tinged with elements of traditional hardcore. Check out the clip below, and you can download "Coffin Birth" at SoundCloud here.

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Immensity Premieres Full New Album

Need a new death / doom fix? The Greek outfit Immensity has teamed up with us at Metalunderground.com to exclusively premiere full new album "The Isolation Splendour" ahead of its release date!

"The Isolation Splendour" features five brand new lengthy tracks and includes two tracks from “The Lonely Aquarelle” demo as bonus, so that the entire band discography will be included in this release.

Check out this comprehensive slab of atmospheric and melodic death doom below, for fans of My Dying Bride, Novembers Doom, and Daylight Dies. “The Isolation Splendour” will be released via Hypnotic Dirge Records and Solitude Productions on March 21, 2016. You can pre-order the physical version here or digitally at Bandcamp. More...

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Fallujah Posts New Song "Scar Queen"

Fallujah premieres a new song entitled "Scar Queen", taken from the upcoming new album "Dreamless", which will be out in stores April 29 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Check out now "Scar Queen" below.

Comments the band: "'Dreamless' is the culmination of nearly a year's worth of hard work, bringing you an album that is not simply a follow-up, but a massive leap forward from what we have achieved so far with Fallujah. These are, without a doubt, the most powerful, emotional and dynamic songs we have every produced as a band. Now, we finally have a team of professionals at Nuclear Blast Records to help make this record as impactful and imposing as our records have ever been. The album is nearly an hour long and our fans will have more content than ever to experience, with songs ranging from crushingly epic to delicately subtle. We can't think of a better time to put this record out than on tour with our old friends in The Black Dahlia Murder, so stay tuned for new songs, new tours and some fantastic pre-order packages we have in store for you!" More...

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Fit For An Autopsy Releases New Music Video

Fit For An Autopsy premieres a new music video for the track "Hollow Shell", taken from the band's latest release "Absolute Hope Absolute Hell". The band is currently on tour with Unearth, Ringworm and Culture Killer and will follow it with "The Coffin Dragger Tour" with Thy Art Is Murder and Rings Of Saturn.

Check out now "Hollow Shell" below.

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Cobalt Posts Pre-Release Full-Album Stream

Colorado blackened thrash metal outfit Cobalt premieres the pre-release full-album stream of the band's upcoming new album "Slow Forever", which will be out in stores March 25 through Profound Lore Records.

Check out now "Slow Forever" in its entirety below.

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Slaughter To Prevail Posts New Music Video

Slaughter To Prevail premieres a new music video for the track "As The Vultures Circle", taken from the upcoming new reissued EP "Misery", which will be out in stores May 06 via Sumerian Records.

Check out now "As The Vultures Circle" below.

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