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Metal News for May 23, 2019

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10 news articles posted on this day.

Possessed Posts New Music Video Online

For the first time in three decades, Possessed have released a new album entitled Revelations Of Oblivion. Today the band premiere the official music video for new song 'Graven'. The video was directed by Scott Hansen of Digital Thunderdome (Willie Nelson, Deicide, Carnifex, Prong) and stars renowned Swedish actor, Peter Stormare (Fargo, Prison Break, The Big Lebowski). Watch the video below.

Jeff Becerra comments, "We are extremely excited to release our new music video for the song 'Graven'. This is actually our very first cinematic music video. I want to say thank you to my good friend Peter Stormare for everything and for being such an amazing inspiration. Of course, thank you to my band mates. And to Nuclear Blast." More...

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Twilight Force Reveals New Album Details

Hear ye, hear ye! Silent shadows have been reigning over the lands of the Twilight Kingdoms for a while for some very special reason... diligent dwarves, eager elves, mighty mages and the entire realm has been dutifully gathering resources over the past few months in support of Swedish adventure metallers Twilight Force crafting their new opus "Dawn Of The Dragonstar," the band's follow-up to the much-loved "Heroes Of Mighty Magic" (2016). Once again recorded in the group's own Twilight Forge, the album will not only present ten new stories to their loyal Knights Of Twilight's Might, but also introduce the companions' new troubadour, Allyon, who was called upon by the prophecies to join the fellowship in 2018.

The band lets be known, "Lo and behold! We are beyond elated to finally unveil the third opus of Twilight Force: 'Dawn Of The Dragonstar.' The absolutely magnificent artwork by the mighty Kerem Beyit once again brilliantly captures the adventurous and magical world of the Twilight Kingdoms; and a sparkling adventure it shall be indeed. 'Dawn Of The Dragonstar' will be unleashed upon the realm of the living on August 16th, so we humbly ask for your patience for just a little while longer. In the meantime, practice your battle cries, sharpen your swords, and dust off your spell tomes. Make sure you are prepared to join and experience our triptych adventure."

More details shall be revealed very soon, so keep a watchful eye on the horizon for further tidings on Dawn Of The Dragonstar. More...

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Exumer Posts New Music Video Online

Last month, legendary multinational thrash metallers Exumer released their fifth full-length, "Hostile Defiance," via Metal Blade Records. The album hit the German album charts on position 42 which marks the highest chart entry in the history of the band! Exumer has now launched a video for their latest hit single, "King's End"! Please check it out below.

The idea behind Exumer's new video clip "King's End" is to visually pay homage to the look and visual aesthetics of the MTV/Headbanger's Ball era clips from the late 80s and early 90s. Especially when CGI became available as a tool to add effects that were otherwise financially impossible to obtain. The clip was entirely shot, edited and directed by Goreminister in Essen (Turock Club)/Germany during Exumer's last European dates.

Exumer singer Mem V. Stein: "We were approached by our buddy Goreminister, who has his own You Tube channel and is a pretty known character in the Metal scene in and around Essen, if we would be interested in a new video that resembles old Headbanger's Ball clips. We instantly were on board with the concept and are now excited to launch something that uniquely resembles the early 90s over the top videos we devoured back when Metal was still on Television." More...

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Beheaded Premiere New Lyric Video & Single

Beheaded premiere a new song entitled "The Charlatan's Enunciation", taken from their upcoming new album "Only Death Can Save You", which will be out in stores June 14th worldwide via Agonia Records.

Check out now "The Charlatan's Enunciation" below.

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Night Verses West Coast Tour Announced

Night Verses, Dead American & Auras announce a West Coast run together in July. Below's where that trek will hit:

07/16 Fullerton, CA – Slidebar
07/17 Orangevale, CA – The Boardwalk
07/18 Redding, CA – The Dip
07/19 Portland, OR – Paris Theatre
07/20 Seattle, WA – El Corazon (Funhouse)
07/21 Spokane, WA – The Pin
07/23 Denver, CO – Marquis Theater
07/25 Scottsdale, AZ – Pub Rock

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Dark Numbers Debut Pre-Release Full-Album Stream

Dark Numbers premiere the pre-release full-album stream of the band's upcoming debut album "If It Was It Would Be So", which comes out this Friday, March 25 on Nadine Records.

Check out now "If It Was It Would Be So" in its entirety below.

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High Tone Son of a Bitch Premiere New Song

Oakland, CA-based band High Tone Son of a Bitch premiere a new song entitled "Death of a New Day", taken from their upcoming new EP "Death of a New Day / Eye in the Sky", which will be out in stores Jun 21 via iTunes.

Check out now "Death of a New Day" below.

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Born Of Osiris Premiere Live Video

Born Of Osiris debut a new live video for their track “Under The Gun“ streaming via YouTube below:

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Cruel Hand Premiere New Track “Never Be Whole”

Cruel Hand premiere the title track to their impending new 7'', “Never Be Whole“. The track arrives as the first outing through the group’s own label Cheap Life Records.

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Fit For A King Premiere New Music Video

Fit For A King premiere a new official music video for their song “When Everything Means Nothing” which was helmed by director Kevin Johnson. The track appears on the group’s latest album “Dark Skies“, which is out in stores now.

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