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Metal News for June 11, 2017

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Sunday Old School: Decapitated

What were you up to as a teenager? For many of us, we were listening to music, dealing with school, day dreaming of a life to come and maybe playing in a band ourselves. The question is, how many of us in our teens got our bands signed? That's just what happened to a quartet of young lads in Poland back in the nineties, who went on to create a legacy of brutal and proficient death metal, going by the suitably grizzly name of, Decapitated.

Decapitated was formed in 1996 by vocalist vocalist Wojciech "Sauron" Wasowicz and brothers Waclaw "Vogg" and Witold "Vitek" Kieltyka on guitars and drums respectively at a time when Vitek was only 12 years old. A year later, they recruited bassist Marcin "Martin" Rygiel, who was the same age as Vitek. They recorded their first demo, "Cemeterial Gardens" that same year, followed in 1998 by a second recording, "The Eye of Horus," which gained the attention of several record labels, including Earache, who signed the group to their Wicked World subsidiary. More...

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Ram-Page Debuts New Song "The President"

Russian death metal outfit Ram-Page debuts a new song entitled "The President", taken from the upcoming new album "The Grave of Seven Billion", which will be released on June 30 via the Belarusian label GrimmDistribution.

The cover art for the album was created by Artur Ryabov (Art Of Gore). Guest lead-guitars were performed by Pavel Zhdanovich from Arida Vortex.

Check out now "The President" below.

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Anthesis Premieres Full-New Album Stream

Canadian metallic noise trio Anthesis premieres the full-album stream of the band's brand new album "The Age of Self",out in stores now via Hibernation Release in the U.S. (vinyl and cassette) and by Ancient Temple in Canada (vinyl, CD, cassette). The Age of Self was recorded, mixed, and mastered by Scott Miller at Ancient Temple Recordings.

Check out now "The Age of Self" in its entirety below.

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