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Metal News for June 17, 2007

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25 news articles posted on this day.

Tool Finds Support For Upcomming Tour

Big Business have been tapped to support Tool on the third leg of their ongoing U.S. run, the band will be on the bill for the following stops:
June 24th Hamilton, ON - Copps Coliseum
June 26th Saint Paul, MN - Xcel Energy Center
June 27th Hoffman Estates, IL - Sears Centre
June 29th Cincinnati, OH - U.S. Bank Arena
July 01st Youngstown, OH - Chevrolet Centre (Convocation Ctr.)
July 03rd Clarkston, MI - DTE Energy Music Theatre
July 05th Grand Rapids, MI - Van Andel Arena
July 07th Huntington, WV - Big Sandy Superstore Arena
July 10th Montreal, QC - Bell Centre
July 12th Mansfield, MA - Tweeter Center
July 13th Portland, ME - Cumberland Co. Civic Center
July 14th Albany, NY - Times Union Center
July 16th Reading, PA - Sovereign Center
July 18th Holmdel, NJ - PNC Bank Arts Center

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Atreyu Names New Album

Atreyu have reportedly chosen "Lead Sails And A Paper Anchor" as the title to their new album which is currently on track for an August 28th release date through Hollywood.

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New Song From As Eden Burns

As Eden Burns have posted a demo version of their track "Killing Fields" online here. The group plan to have a new album out before the years end through Willowtip.

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New Video From Project 86 Online

Project 86's video for their track "Evil (A Chorus Of Resistance)" has been made available online here. The group will release their new album "Rival Factions" through Tooth & Nail on June 19th.

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Black Label Society Splits With Roadrunner

Black Label Society have officially announced their departure from Roadrunner Records. The group promise to make an 'exciting announcement' in the near future.

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The Dillinger Escape Plan Give Official Statement

The Dillinger Escape Plan have made an official statement regarding their current situation and the departure of their drummer Chris Pennie. All questions can be answered here. Though if that's not enough, there's also a statement available here. The band are currently recording their new album "Ire Works" with producer Steve Evetts (Dillinger Escape Plan, Sepultura) for a fall release through Relapse.

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New Album From The Devil Wears Prada

The Devil Wears Prada will be releasing their new effort "Plagues" through Rise Records on August 21st. The outing will see a release overseas through Ferret.

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New (hed)p.e. Track Online

(hed)p.e.'s new track "Suffa" is now online and can be found here. A video for the aforementioned track was recently shot and will begin airing shortly. In the meantime, the bands new album "Insomnia" will see a July 17th release date through Suburban Noize.

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Stream The New 3 Inches of Blood CD Online

3 Inches Of Blood's upcoming new album "Fire Up The Blades" can be streamed online here. The effort is due out in stores on June 26th through Roadrunner.

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Arsis and Enslaved Gear Up For Tour

Arsis will hit the road with Enslaved, The Faceless and The Agonist late this year, dates include:
November 10th Bedford, NH - Mark's Place
November 11th Montreal, QC - Club Soda
November 12th Quebec City, QC - Imperial de Quebec
November 13th Toronto, ON - The Opera House
November 14th Cleveland, OH - Peabody's
November 15th Detroit, MI - I-Rock
November 16th Mokena, IL - The Pearl Room
November 17th St. Paul. MN - Station 4
November 20th Portland, OR - Roseland Grill
November 21st Seattle, WA - El Corazon
November 23rd San Francisco, CA - Slim's
November 24th Santa Ana, CA - Galaxy Theatre
November 25th Los Angeles, CA - Key Club
November 26th Tempe, AZ - The Clubhouse
November 27th Albuquerque, NM - Launch Pad
November 28th Denver, CO - Bluebird Theater
November 30th San Antonio, TX - White Rabbit
December 01st Fort Worth, TX - Ridglea Theater
December 02nd Houston, TX - Meridian
December 04th Nashville, TN - The Muse

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Go Live And Behind The Scenes With The Deftones

The Deftones have been continuing to post both live and behind the scenes footage from their ongoing tour online, you can check that all out here.

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View Shadows Fall's Download Festival Set

Some live footage of Shadows Falls recent performance at this past weekends "Download Festival" can be found online here.

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Black Light Burns and HORSE the Band Tour Stops

Black Light Burns have added more dates to their schedule, the latest include:
June 17th Little Rock, AR - Juanita's
June 28th Jacksonville, NC - Hooligan's
June 30th Columbus, OH - Promowest Pavillion (Radio Show)
July 02nd Huntington, WV - Huntington Music Hall
July 05th Old Bridge, NJ - Stone Pony
July 06th Springfield, VA - Jaxx
July 07th Fayetteville, NC - Jesters
July 08th Hilton Head Island, SC - Monkey Bar
July 10th Charlotte, NC - Amos Southend
July 12th New York, NY - Gramercy Theater
July 17th Buffalo, NY - The ICON
July 21st Syracuse, NY - Cayuga County Fairgrounds
August 05th Madison, WI - Band Camp
HORSE the band was announced as support on most of the stops.

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Behind The Scenes Footage Of Nora

Behind the scenes footage of Nora recording their impending new album "Save Yourself" can now be seen online here. "Save Yourself" is due out through Trustkill on June 19th.

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Protest The Hero Prepare New Album

Protest The Hero will begin tracking their new album in Toronto, ON this weekend with producer Julius "Juice" Butty. The group expect to be finished with the effort by August 01st and are aiming for a fall release through Vagrant.

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Cattle Decapitation Post Live Videos Online

Cattle Decapitation have made some new live videos available online, you can check them out here.

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Coliseum Post New Tracks Online

Two new tracks from Coliseum have been made available online here. Both are lifted from their forthcoming new album "No Salvation", which is due for an August 21st release date through Relapse.

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Funeral For A Friend Post New Video Online

Funeral For A Friend's video for their track "Walk Away" has been posted online and can be seen here.

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New Track From The Agony Scene Posted Online

An unmastered version of The Agony Scene's new track "Barnburner" has been made available online here. It is taken from the bands new album "Get Damned", which will see a release through Abacus Recordings in the approaching months.

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August Burns Red To Get Album Re-Issue

August Burns Red's 2004 outing "Looks Fragile After All" will be reissued through CI Records on July 24th. Currently the band are scheduled to release their new album "Messengers" through Solid State on June 19th.

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Between The Buried And Me Name New Album

Between The Buried And Me have set "Colors" as the title to their new album which is expected out September 18th through Victory. An update on the effort from the band can be found over at their official website, www.betweentheburiedandme.com.

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Korn Frontman Writing Opera

Korn frontman Jonathan Davis has been writing an opera entitled "Oblivion" with Richard Gibbs and Clive Barker, more on that can be found here. Korn will release their new untitled album through Virgin on July 31st.

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M. Shadows Talks About Upcomming DVD

Avenged Sevenfold frontman M. Shadows recently had the following to say regarding the bands forthcoming DVD outing "All Excess":
"This DVD has been 8 years in the making. We didn't want to cheat the fans by putting out a standard live DVD. Instead we wanted to focus on giving back to our fans by showing them what makes 5 best friends from Huntington Beach eat, sleep and breathe the Avenged Sevenfold lifestyle. This DVD shows everything from life backstage on the bus to some of the first shows in our hometown. We didn't leave anything off that fans have been asking about for all these years. Unlike cookie-cutter concert DVD's this is a documentary you can watch again and again for years to come."

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The Autumn Offering Still With Frontman Troubles

Despite a posting on The Autumn Offering's official website www.theautumnoffering.com yesterday which listed their new vocalist Matt McChesney as having left his other group Hell Within to join the band, it appears that is not the case. In a statement released today, Hell Within had the following to say:
"To set the record straight Matt McChesney is not leaving Hell Within. Matt is helping The Autumn Offering out in a bad situation. He is only recording an album for the The Autumn Offering. They have no singer and they need to get a record done. It was wrong of them to post "formerly of Hell Within"; he is not formerly of Hell Within, Matt is in Hell Within. Hell Within is Matt's main band and The Autumn Offering is a side project. Hell Within will be touring with Matt on an East Coast run that is shaping up for August in support of their new record "Shadows Of Vanity". Hell Within is not looking for another vocalist. Hell Within with Matt as the lead man will see you soon."

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New Ephel Duath Track Posted Online

Ephel Duath have posted their track "Hole IV" online here. It is taken from their upcoming "Pain Necessary To Know" remix effort, "Pain Remixes The Known". The outing will see a September 11th release date through Earache in North America

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