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Metal News for March 23, 2019

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Witherfall Talks About "Vintage" Material

There's quite a lot to get excited about in metal today if one looks for more than five minutes. One band which has begun to really make a name for themselves since making their live debut at the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise in 2018 is LA's own, Witherfall. With a wealth of experience under their belts, including tenures with bands like Iced Earth and Sanctuary, Witherfall is a band which takes that pedigree and turns it into a completely different creation, crafting a style of metal which is not only heavy, but elegant and thought provoking.

At their recent acoustic show in Islington, London with Sonata Arctica, I had the pleasure of sitting down with vocalist Joseph Michael and guitarist Jake Dreyer, to talk all about their new EP, "Vintage" (which was released only yesterday,) their latest full length album, "A Prelude To Sorrow," the lush artwork which accompanies every release and the unbelievable story about their first gig among other things. You can watch the interview in full below. More...

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Dance Gavin Dance Premiere New Video & Single

Dance Gavin Dance‘s new western-themed music video for their new song “Head Hunter” has officially premiered online streaming via YouTube below.

As previously reported, you can catch the band playing live with Periphery and more later this month on this spring North American run: More...

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Bury Your Dead Premiere New Song “Collateral”

Bury Your Dead‘s first new single in around eight years has premiered online. The track is called “Collateral” and you can hear it below. The single arrives via Attila mainman Chris Fronzak‘s Stay Sick Recordings.

Today will see Bury Your Dead play a special live set at the ‘Still Alive‘ festival at the Chain Reaction in Anaheim, CA. More...

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Misery Index Premiere New Music Video “Naysayer”

Misery Index premiere a new official music video for their track “Naysayer” off their latest record, “Rituals Of Power“.

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Cattle Decapitation Announce Mini-Tour

The studio sessions for Cattle Decapitation‘s eighth studio full-length will start in the first week of May at Flatline Audio in Westminster, CO with producer Dave Otero (Cephalic Carnage, Allegaeon) once again behind the board. The group have booked a brief run with Unidad Trauma on their way out to the studio, and plan to play a new track from the effort live during these shows. Below's where they play:

04/30 San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge
05/01 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick
05/02 Las Vegas, NV – TheDive Bar
05/03 Albuquerque, NM – Launchpad
05/05 Colorado Springs, CO – The Black Sheep

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