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Last updated on November 23, 2020 at 11:57 AM ET

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Vader Added To Mexico Metal Fest VI Line-up

The sixth edition of Mexico Metal Fest will include Poland's death metal legends, Vader. The festival will take place on October 29th, 2021 in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

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Netherlands TDW Premiere Video On Metalunderground

"The Pulse" is a progressive metal song that forms the heavy centerpiece for the TDW concept album "The Days The Clock Stopped."

Band leader Tom de Wit commented

"This song is one of the heavier and more intense pieces on this album. And that is for a good reason: This song literally describes the night in which I almost lost everything and had a near-death experience due to a surgery that was not executed properly. This is reflected in the way the music twists and turns and the dissonance that takes place. The concept of this album is a first person experience through my mind and body as I was attacked by a severe bowel disease called Colitis Ulcerosa and what that did to me when I was in the hospital in my early 20s. This song represents one of my lowest points and the darkness that I experienced up close. It's a heavy, frantic ride that shifts it's dynamics through fast paced riffs, dissonant breakdowns and multiple vocal styles."

The bass is provided by Rich Gray (Aeon Zen, Annihilator) and Fabio Alessandrini (Annihilator) is heard on drums. A diverse cast of guest singers provide the choirparts and also a classical cello performed by Remco Woutersen is heard prominently. This song also features a guest guitar solo from Koen PH Romeijn (Known for his work in Heidevolk & Detonation). " More...

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Trigger Premiere New Single "Hacktivist"

New Delhi, India-based progressive metal band Trigger premiere a new single called "Hacktivist". The track was mixed and mastered at Hourglass Studios by Paras Khanna.

Check out now "Hacktivist" below.

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Ravenoir Premiere New Track

Czech black metal band Ravenoir premiere a new song named "In the Sign of the Horns", taken from their upcoming new album "The Darkest Flame of Eternal Blasphemy", which will be released on February 21st by Slovakia’s Gothoom Productions.

Check out now "In the Sign of the Horns" below.

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St. Marie des Loups: Pre-Release Full-Album Stream

French black metal outfit Sainte Marie des Loups premiere the pre-release full-album stream of the band's upcoming new album "Funérailles de Feu". The record will be jointly released on LP vinyl by Amor Fati Productions and Mare Cognitium’s Extraconscious Records (in the US) on November 25.

Check out now "XYYY" in its entirety below.

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Ondskapt Premiere New Song

Black metal band Ondskapt premiere a new song entitled "Animam Malum Daemonium", taken from their upcoming new album "Grimoire Ordo Devus", which is due for release on November 27th via Osmose Productions.

Check out now "Animam Malum Daemonium" below.


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