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Metal News for March 31, 2002

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Elevenking Confirmed For Bloodstock

Elvenking have been officially confirmed for the line-up of Bloodstock 2002. This show will be the U.K. debut live-performance for the Italian head-banging balladeers.

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Daily Reviews

Tartarean Desire has lots of new reviews this week:

  • Jetsurfers - Jetlagged In Jetland (rock, 2000)
  • Haemorrhage - Morgue Sweet Home (death metal, 2002)
  • Depression / Haemorrhage - Split CD (death metal, 2002)
  • Stormrider - ...Into Battle... (black / death metal, 2002)
  • How Like A Winter - The Winter's Near (doom metal, 2001)
  • Whichheaven - Respawning The Gods (death metal, 2001)
  • Shape Of Despair - Angels Of Distress (doom metal, 2001)
  • Bewitched - Somewhere Beyond The Mist (black / doom metal, 2001)
  • Belphegor - Infernal Live Orgasm (black metal, 2002)
  • Corpsevomit - Raping The Ears Of Those Above (death metal, 2001)
  • Aisling - Aisling (black metal, 2002)
  • Pessimist - Slaughtering The Faithful (death metal, 2002)
  • Light Is The Language - The Void Falls Silent (metalcore, 2002)
  • Dusk - Mourning...Resurrect (doom metal, 2002)
  • Grøde - Den Tredje Høst (gothic rock, 2001)
  • Metalium - State Of Triumph: Chapter Two (speed metal, 2000)
  • Jamie Clarke's Perfect - Nobody Is Perfect (folk rock, 2002)
  • Mithras - Forever Advancing...Legions (death metal, 2002)
  • Serenade - The Serpents Dance (death metal, 2002)

And Blistering.com have a pair of new ones:

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Sammath Signs To Folter For Two

Sammath has signed a record deal for two CDs to Folter Records. There's a sample of the video clip "enter the sadistic nightmare" on their site. Sammath's previous CD “strijd” will be remastered and rereleased with a extra track under license by Maccabre Operette Productions limited to 500.

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Danzig and Marduk To Tour

Sweden's Marduk will be the support act on the forthcoming headlining tour by Danzig, whose long-awaited Danzig 777 I Luceferi CD is set for release through Spitfire Records on May 21st. The proposed trek is tentatively scheduled to kick off on May 29th and will run through the end of July.

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