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Metal News for September 19, 2019

Last updated on September 21, 2019 at 3:49 AM ET

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12 news articles posted on this day.

Ensiferum Announces North American Tour

This November/December, Ensiferum will embark on their "Path To Victory" North American headlining tour, featuring Kalmah, Abigail Williams, and Aenimus as support. Ensiferum's Sami Hinkka (Bass/Vocals) comments: "Hi folks! It's time to get back on the road for one last time before we head to studio to record the next Ensiferum album. We couldn't be more thrilled about the upcoming North America tour! It's gonna be fireworks of metal for the whole evening because we'll share the stage with awesome bands: Kalmah, Abigail Williams and Aenimus!"

Kalmah adds: "Everybody knows what Santa Claus does but what happens when these two bearded creatures appear at once? I mean Swamplord and that other to the other guy..."

Abigail Williams adds: "After taking a year off to complete our new album, we will hit the road with our friends Ensiferum, Kalmah and Aenimus in November. Expect a set list full of new songs and a couple of old favorites."

Aenimus adds: "We are thrilled to be a part of the 'Path To Victory Tour' this Fall with Ensiferum, Kalmah and Abigail Williams. With this tour being such a diverse line up, we hope to see lots of new faces and perform for people who otherwise may not have heard of Aenimus. We will be returning to some of our favorite cities in the US and Canada, and some exciting new markets."

The tour dates are as follows: More...

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Grimaze Posts New Video Online

Bulgarian based Groove/Death Metal Band Grimaze has released the official music video for their single, "Bleeding Earth." Originally premiered on HM Magazine, "Bleeding Earth" is off of their 2018 released, debut LP, Planet Grimaze.

"The music video follows an intense story closely related to the environmentalist, lyrical themes of the song" - Grimaze

"It always feels good to get back to metal. Grimaze’s latest music video for 'Bleeding Earth' pulls in everything you love about metal and slugs you with it like quicksand dragging you under." David Stagg - HM Magazine More...

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Former TNT And Shy Vocalist Passes Away

Former Shy and TNT singer Tony Mills has passed away at the age of 57, following a battle with pancreatic cancer. The veteran rocker announced in April of this year that he had been diagnosed with the illness and that he had been told it was terminal. His final release, "Beyond The Law," his sixth solo album was also released this year.

Mills first gained recognition as the frontman for Shy (formerly known as Trojan,) with whom he released four albums before leaving in 1991 to embark on a solo career. Aside from his solo work at this time, he also worked as a session vocalist, including performing with legendary rock band Slade and fronting a Rush tribute band before reuniting with Shy in 2000. He parted company with the band once more in 2006 when he took over the vocalist role in Norwegian heavy metal veterans TNT, following the departure of their longtime vocalist Tony Harnell. He spent seven years with the band, releasing four albums before leaving to return to his solo work.

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Tommy Lee Shares Penis Video Via Instagram

Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee has shared a video via his Instagram, that shows an image of a penis held up to his wife's, Brittany Furlan Lee, mouth...

He captioned the picture: "These new Instagram filters are finally gettin wood … I mean GOOD!!!!!! They finally gave me my own filter!"

Tommy Lee's reps have since told that the dick is not Lee's, but was a "filter", telling: More...

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Bones Premiere New Song "Diseased"

Chicago death metal outfit Bones premiere a new song titled "Diseased", taken from their upcoming new album "Diseased", which will be out in stores September 20 via Transcending Obscurity.

Check out now "Diseased" below.

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Sun in Shadows Premiere New Track & Music Video

Sun in Shadows premiere a new self-titled song and music video, taken from their upcoming new album "Bad Spirits", which will be out in stores October 31 via Bandcamp.

Check out now "Sun in Shadows" below.


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Blasphemous Covenant Premiere New Song

California-based black metal band Blasphemous Covenant premiere a new song entitled "Hurricane of Noosefiending", taken from their upcoming new album "Disruption… Havoc", which will be out in stores September 20 via Grey Matter Productions.

Check out now "Hurricane of Noosefiending" below.

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Ancient Moon Pre-Release Full-Album Streaming

Black metal band Ancient Moon premiere the pre-release full-album stream of the band's upcoming new album "Benedictus diabolica, Gloria Patri", which will be released by Iron Bonehead Productions on September 20th.

Check out now "Benedictus diabolica, Gloria Patri" in its entirety below.

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Ecstatic Vision Pre-Release Full-Album Streaming

Ecstatic Vision‘s new record “For The Masses” is streaming in its entirety ahead of its release this Friday, September 20th.

Comments guitarist Doug Sabolik (ex-A Life Once Lost) of the album: More...

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Monolord Premiere Pre-Release Full-Album Stream

Monolord‘s upcoming new record “No Comfort” is now streaming via YouTube in full ahead of its release this Friday, September 20th, via Relapse Records.

Comments the band's vocalist/guitarist Tomas Jäger on the record: More...

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Take Offense Premiere New Song “Keep An Eye Out”

Take Offense have inked a deal with Pure Noise Records. An October 18th release date has been slated for their new album, “Keep An Eye Out“. The title track to the new full-length has premiered online and is streaming for you now below.

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Exalt Premiere New Single “Burn For Me”

Exalt premiere a new track titled “Burn For Me” streaming via YouTube below. It's the band's first new material since 2016.

Exalt will be playing a handful of shows this week with Sewn Eyes and Eternal Sleep, below’s where that mini-tour will hit: More...

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